Mark, Marie, family, and friends celebrate the couples 25th in Caledonia, Ontario.
Charles and son George Ruickbie sit outside the family cottage on the Grand River near Caledonia & York, Ontario. Note Georges' RCAF tam, belt and dress - he was at the time attending the RCAF training facility at Galt, Ontario prior to going overseas.
Robert Ruickbie born 1883 stands outside his and brother Charles' birthplace in Drumelzier.
Robert Ruickbie b. 1883, Drumelzier, peebles and Mary. This picture was taken at their home in West Linton in 1962.
Potrait of Charles Ruickbie and his wife Agnes Kerr Todd. Both born 1886 in the county of Peebles Scotland. Picture taken in Hamilton, Ontario mid 1940's. Note son George's RCAF pin on Agnes'lapel. (He was to war in Europe.)
Larry Ruickbie enjoying his pastime at Ragged Falls, Ontario, Canada.
Isabella Ruickbie born 1819 Traquair, Scotland,- daughter of John Ruickbie and Agnes Tait, - wife of Walter Amos.
Died May 6 1876
Charles Ruickbie - extreme right - supporting the war effort and his son George Ruickbie in the RCAF. Hamilton, Ontario Canada 1942
James Ruickbie, poet b ~175x
"Sow in Hope" was the sign posted on his Harrow Inn on High Street in Hawick. James was one on the earliest of the Borders Bards to be published.