William Henry McBrien

Settler of township lots: Lot 28, Conc. 4, Stanhope

Location: Location: Map point is the approximate location within this 93 acre lot which runs from the south shore of Maple Lake south across Hwy 118 including Fry Lane

Land acquisition: 1927  from Robert John McBrien, his father. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Stanhope (Image 28).

Dates of residency: 1928 Stanhope Voters List: Wm & Tressa McBrien (she is also listed at Lot 28, Conc. 3)

Interesting facts:

  • Military WWII • served in medical corps during war
  • Occupation: worked family farm until his mother died; later as farm laborer for others

First landowner: 1899 John James Sisson from The Crown

Succeeding landowner: 1965 James B Cooper & Earl C Pitts, joint tenants

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

  • William Henry McBrien, b. 6 Jun 1903, Maple Lake
  • • Robert John McBrien, b. 15 Apr 1869, Ontario,  d. 19 Dec 1934, Cavan, (Age 65 years
    • Teresa Sisson, b. 29 Aug 1869, Cavan, d. 18 Feb 1941, Maple Lake, (Age 71 years)