Diggery Burrows

Settler of township lots: Lot 30, Conc. 3, Stanhope

Location: Map point is the approximate location within the 100 acre Lot 30, Conc. 3 on the west side of 30th Line Road.

Land acquisition: No record of ownership. 1873 Patent from The Crown. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Stanhope (Image 471)

Dates of residency:

  • 1903 Stanhope Voters List: Digery Borrows, farmer n pt Lot 30, Conc. 3; Entitled to vote at Legislative Elections only.
  • 1910 Died at Lot 30, Conc. 3 (Stanhope?). Widower, parents not recorded. Informant George Clark. Death registered in Dysart.

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Succeeding landowner:

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

  • Diggery Burrows, b. Abt 1845, d. 24 Feb 1910, Dysart, (Age ~ 65 years)
    • Diggery Burroughs, b. Abt 1801, England
    • Ann Collie, b. Abt 1827, England 
    Sister: Fannie May Burrows, b. 17 Mar 1852, Whitby,  d. 31 May 1935, Dysart, (Age 83 years) who married George Nelson Clark