William Herbert Barnum

Settler of township lots: Lot 10, Conc. 5, Guilford (Stanhope area)

Location: Map point is the approximate location within this irregular, waterfront lot on Nila Road at the north east end of Pine Lake.

Land acquisition: 1936 84 acres north of the swamp from the Estate of his father, William Barnum. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Guilford (Image 123).

Dates of residency: 1972 Death Maple Lake

Interesting facts: 

Preceding landowner: 1883 William Barnum, his father

Succeeding landowner: Plan of subdivision

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree Not listed Source: Ancestry.ca

  • William Herbert Barnum b. 28 Nov 1888, Ontario d. 2 Nov 1972 Maple Lake. According to Find A Grave William was the 7th child of William Barnum and Catherine Dauncey. He is buried with them at Maple Lake Cemetery.
  • Parents:
    • William Barnum, b. 13 May 1846, Northumberland, Ontario d. 20 Jan 1924, Haliburton
    • Catherine Dauncey, b. Abt 1848, Northumberland, Ontario, d. 14 Jul 1935, West Guilford, (Age ~ 87 years).