1878 – Born on the 30th of December in Kippen, Ontario. 1902 – He married Jessie Flatt, with whom he had two daughters. 1905 – He taught public school in several areas in Southern Ontario, including Wingham and Brantford, and was appointed Principal of Brantford Central Public School. 1910 – He accepted a position ..
1821 – Born in St. Andrews, Lower Canadato Rev. Joseph Abbott and Harriet Bradford, on March 12, 1821. 1838 – He began work at age 17 with A. Laurie and Company, a Montreal wholesale and retail dry-goods firm. He did everything from selling cloth to packing apples. 1843 – He went back to Montreal to ..