Full name and place of marriage from Manitoba Vital Statistics record.
Was listed as a Blacksmith apprentice living with Thomas James Hunt in 1901 Manitoba census (Lisgar district, subdistrict Stanley), who was his uncle.
Birth date from 1901 Manitoba census.
Living with parents and family in 1911 census (Lisgar, 18 Township 4, R7, 1W). Shows his birth as Sep 1883.
Living with his parents, and brother Gordon Robert, in the 1916 census in the RM of Thompson, Manitoba.