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HUNT, Herbert Everett 1883-1965. Born in Miami, Manitoba, and  as a young man lived in Dauphin, where his father, Robert,  was an agricultural machinery salesman. In 1911 he married Margaret C.  Browne, 1882-1987?, who was born
in Cork, Ireland. They had one  daughter, Jeanne (Sill). The family  moved to Alberta in 1922 and  lived in Stettler, Calgary, the Crowsnest Pass, and Lethbridge before  settling in Fort Macleod in 1932. H.E. worked as an accountant and was  in the Macleod Health Society, Macleod Credit Union, and Masonic  Lodge. They moved to Calgary in 1953 where H.E. worked as a timekeeper for the Department of Public Works. 

Robson, My Great Grandparents & Grandparents were all Homesteaders in Dauphin, MB in the late 1800's and early 1900's. GGF was Thomas Cuthbert Robson  DOB: 28 Feb 1842 Northumberland Co or County Durham U.K., DOD: 25 Nov 1931, Dauphin, MB. GGM was Margaret Bowmaker DOB: 05 Apr 1846 - same location in U.K.  DOD: 01 Jul 1928, Dauphin.MB. Daughter of James Bowmaker & Ester ???
GF was William Edward Robson DOB: 13 Mar 1872 Northumberland CO or County Durham U.K. DOD: 07 Sep 1945 Dauphin, MB. GM was Dorothy Alvira Archer DOB: 11 Aug 1877, Mindon, ON. DOD: 03 Jul 1964, Dauphin, MB. Daughter of William George Archer Sr. & Alvira Stephens.
 I am Thomas A. W. Robson (son of Edward Thomas Robson)