George Robert Ross

Settler of township lots: Lot 1, Conc. 12, Minden (Stanhope area)

Location: Map point is the approximate location within this 100 acre lot which runs on the west side of Queens Line one lot south of Hwy 118

Land acquisition: 1878 from James Fee. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Minden (Image 2).

Other land:

  • Lot 28, Conc. A, Minden - from James Fee. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Minden (Image 395).
  • Lot 29, Conc. A, MInden - 1884 from The Crown; to Robert Walker; Swan Ackerblade; Wilfred Ackerblade. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Minden (Image 397).

Dates of residency: 

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Preceding landowner: 1874 James Fee

Succeeding landowner:

  • 1904 Robert A Ross
  • 1927 Frederick Ernest Walker
  • 1945 Swan to Wilfred Ackerblade
  • 1949 Ethelbert Harrison in trust for his son Holly Harrison

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

  • George R Ross, b. Abt 1841, Scotland d. 21 Apr 1908  (Age ~ 67 years)
  • Margaret Ann Walker, b. Abt 1861, Mariposa, Victoria, Ontario, d. 22 Jun 1887, Ontario, (Age ~ 26 years)
    Parents:
    • William Walker, b. Abt 1832,   d. 11 Jun 1911  (Age ~ 79 years)
    Mother Rebecca Coulter, b. Abt 1846,   d. 27 Mar 1899  (Age ~ 53 years)
  • Children:
    1. Donald Alexander Ross, b. 17 Jul 1879, Minden, d. 20 Nov 1934, Goodwood, Uxbridge, Ontario, (Age 55 years)
    2. Rebecca Ross, b. Jul 1883, Ontario

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