Settler of township lots: Lot 12, Conc. 4, Guilford (Stanhope area)
Location: Map point is the approximate location within the north part of this 100 acre lot on the river between Pine & Cranberry Lakes east of Pine Lake Road.
Land acquisition: This property was owned by Mabel Woodcock's father, Charles Barnum at this time. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Guilford (Image 168).
Other land: Lot 13, Conc. 4, Guilford - 1911 from James William Irwin. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Guilford (Image 213)
Dates of residency: 1911 Census of Canada, Guilford: Cecil Woodcock with wife Mabel, sons Conway & Morris.
Hi father, George Woodcock was a trapper. His mother, Mary Jane died 12 days after giving birth to Cecil. The young mother's body had to be transported to the United Church cemetery many miles distant, on a hand sleigh. Source: In Quest of Yesterday by Nila Reynolds. Published by The Provisional County of Haliburton, Minden, Ontario 1973 p. 69
Succeeding landowner: illegible
Photo 1: Fred Barnum, Cecil Woodcock & Ernest Boice. Source: Ancestry.ca photo----courtesy of Sandy. johnmar131 originally shared this on 30 Jan 2014
Photo 2: Lazy afternoon. Left to Right: Stan Cooper, Cecil Woodcock, Andy Sisson, Sidney Sisson, Bruce Leek, Amelia Cooper, Elva Cooper, Aileen Leek, Shirley Sisson. Owner/Source S. (Woodcock) Oakley / J. Mueller
Photo 3: Cecil Woodcock ---the young fellow at the right front. Source: Ancestry.ca johnmar131 originally shared this on 30 Jan 2014