Settler of township lots: Lot 9, Conc. 4, Stanhope
Location: Map point is the approximate location within this 68 acre lot running south and west from Boshkung Lake Road west of Mason Lane.
Land acquisition: 1904 from William Welch in 1904. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Stanhope (Image 101).
Dates of residency:
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Alonzo Upton Obituary 1934 Source: Lydia Coulter Scrapbook Collection – Book 1, Pg 7
On Tuesday afternoon, March 6th, there were quietly laid to rest in Boskung Cemetery the remains of one of Stanhope’s most dearly beloved citizens, Alonzo Upton, who passed away in his 66th year. He had been in poor health for a number of years, but his death came as a great shock to his many relatives and friends.
Besides his sorrowing wife he will be sadly missed by his family of two sons and one daughter, namely, Abe of Boskung, Lawrence of Rouyn, Quebec and Winnifred at home. Also six brothers and one sister survive him, James of Eagle Lake, Alex of Dryden, Ont., Richard, Albert, Fred and Wesley of Wisconsin and Mrs. John Allen (Hattie) of Kenosia, Wisconsin.
The funeral service was held at St. Stephen’s Church conducted by Rev. H. T. Archibold, R.D., interment taking place in Boskung Cemetery.
Succeeding landowner: 1935 Clayton Rogers & Robert Ferguson