Marriage: Pettigrew - Hudson

Would anyone researching families in the Oxford area of Cumberland County
have any info on Eva Ola Hudson, a School Teacher; d/o Mr. and Mrs. John F.
Hudson of Oxford?

Edna Brown may possibly not be the birth mother to all of Earl Basil
Pettigrew's children.


Parrsboro Record, Tuesday, February 5, 1946, pg. #4; Reel #2865, NSARM,
Halifax, N.S.
WEDDING: Pettigrew - Hudson
East Southampton, Jan. 19 - A wedding of interest to a large circle of
relatives and friends in Cumberland County was solemnized at the Baptist
Parsonage, Parrsboro, N.S., on the evening of Dec. 21st, at 8 p.m., when
Rev. Carl Jones united in marriage Eva Ola Hudson and Earle Basil Pettigrew.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John F. Hudson of Oxford, while the
groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Pettigrew of Southampton. The bride
was becomingly -------------------------------

Attendants: Miss Evelyn Gallagher and Mr. Lorylus Brown
Witnesses: Miss Helen Pettigrew and Mr. John Winters Jr.
Bride is a school teacher at South Brook

Source: Dave Winter, 3 Oct 2012
The groom:

Chronicle Herald, Wednesday, March 7, 2007;
PETTIGREW, Earl B. - It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of
Earl Basil Pettigrew of Southampton, Cumberland Co., on Monday, March 5,
2007, in Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Upper Nappan, at the age of
83. Born in Southampton, he was a son of the late Harry and Clara (Lepper)
Pettigrew. He is survived by his loving and cherished partner, Gertrude
Hollis, Tidnish, and her children Trudy, Leon and families; his daughters,
Ruth Anne Boss, Moose Jaw, Sask.; Holly Trewin (Geoff), Surrey, B.C.; sons,
David (Bev), Invermere, B.C.; Allan, Sackville, N.B.; Randy (Teri),
Parrsboro; sister, Helen Winters, Oxford; brothers, Laurie (Ruth),
Vermillion, Alta.; Harry (Myrtle), Vernon, B.C.; Aubrey (Shirley),
Dartmouth; many loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and
nephews, as well as the many "chosen children" who loved him as "Dad." He
was predeceased by his wife, the former Edna Brown. Because of his generous
heart and delightful wit, he will be sadly missed by all. Visitation 2-4
p.m. Friday in Smith's Funeral Home, Parrsboro, where a Knights of Pythias
service will be held at 3 p.m. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday
in Southampton United Church, Rev. Allan Griffin officiating. A reception
will follow funeral service in Southampton Community Centre. Spring burial
in Southampton Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Southampton
United Church, Southampton Cemetery Society or a charity of choice. On-line
condolences at: He is the sunshine of our lives
and will remain in our hearts forever.