Settler of township lots: Lot 9, Conc. 5, Stanhope
Location: Location: Map point is the farm house at 1125 Boshkung Lake Road
Land acquisition: 1942 from Alfred Ernest Mason. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Stanhope (Image 76).
Dates of residency:
50 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK
Go to Stanhope Museum on Facebook and read weekly excerpts transcribed from the 1968 daily diaries of Stanhope farmer Wilfred Mason. Published by Carol Moffatt
First landowner: 1875 James Hewitt from The Crown
Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree
Wilfred Mason - June harrison 1971 engagement. Owner/Source Lydia Coulter Scrapbook Collection - Book 8, Pg 12, File name Wilfred Mason June Harrison engagement 1971 LC8 pg 12.jpg
Photo 1: Students 1918 Bottom row, second from right is Wilfred Mason; top left back row is Myra Mason; top right third in is Dick Hewitt (Peter Hewitt's dad). Photo taken by Margaret Hewitt (Coulter), the teacher in 1918. Source: Peter Hewitt's Photo Collection 'hewitt001'
Photo 3: Standing Left to right - Alfred Mason, Sarah Mason, Wilfred Mason, Muriel Brown, Jamie Chambers, Doug Brown, Frank Chambers. Front row Left to right - Keith Chambers, Norma Chambers, Madelaine Bailey, Myra Mason, Bill Chambers, Nellie Chambers, Alice Chambers. Wilfred married June Harrison when he was 61 and he was 20 years older than June. They did not have children. Source: Peter Hewitt’s Photo Collection ‘Mason.doc'
Photo 4: Masons & Davies: see verso: Wilfred Mason, Myra Mason, Sarah Mason, Gladys Davies - daughter, Lizzie Davies – m – Alfred Davis. Source: Peter Hewitt’s Photo Collection ‘Masons & Davies'.