John W Gilpin

Settler of township lots:  Lot 30, Con A, Sherborne

Dates of residency:  He is listed here on the 1901 Census. According to homestead records, by 1907 he and his family had moved west to farm near the town of Kitscoty, Alberta.

Interesting facts:  His occupation in Dorset was Hotel Keeper.  He worked at the Fair View Hotel.

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Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

Information source:  1901, 1911, 1916 Census of Canada, Alberta Homestead Records

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