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REV ANDREW STEWART WEIR



WEIR, Rev. Andrew Stewart
CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI --The death occurred at the Prince Edward Island Hospital of Rev. A.S. Weir, D.D., 82. He was born in New Glasgow, N.S., and graduated from Pine Hill Theological College in 1908. He held pastorates in Nova Scotia, Manitoba, and P.E.I. He was minister of visitation at Trinity United Church, Charlottetown and Trinity United Church, Summerside. In 1954 Mr. Weir was honored by Pine Hill with an honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity. Mrs. Weir died in 1953. She was the former Mildred Lawrence of Hantsport, N.S. Surviving is one son, A. Stuart Weir, Charlottetown; two sisters, Mrs. W.L. King, Rhode Island: and Mrs. Fred Myers, in Jersey City, N.J. The Funeral was held at the Pownal United Church, conducted by Rev. Dr. W.A. MacQuarrie of Georgetown, assisted by several members of the Presbytery. Buriel in Pownal Cemetery.


[Halifax Chronicle Herald, June 1, 1964]

Compiled by: Garry Weir


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