David McLaren I. Stewart Lowry 1244,1245
Another name for David was Stewart Lowry.1549
Stewart went west as a child. He farmed the NE 1/2 17-3-7 at Darlingford until 1962 when Leonard took over the farm and Stewart & Veda retired to Darlingford. Stewart is a lover of horses and used horse power for farming longer than many others. For thirty years Stewart was King Billie on July 12th for his lodge. In that period he used on three horses. The lodge presented him with a plaque for his services. In 1973 Stewart & Veda sold their home and moved to High River, Alta., to be near their family.
Noted events in his life were:
• 1901 Census of Canada, 10 Apr 1901, , Pembina, Lisgar, Manitoba, Canada. 1244 Manitoba, Lisgar Dist., Pembina Mun., p. 4, lines 1-9, household 28;
David M. I. Stewart, age 3, with father Savage, age 52, mother Margaret Agnes, age 42, and siblings Samuel George, age 21, Hamilton Alex, age 19, John Gordon, age 18, Margoret J. Elsie, age 16, Martha Elizabeth, age 13, and wife of great uncle Michael H., Martha, age 72.
• 1906 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta), 26 Jun 1906, Darlingford, , Manitoba, Canada. 1249 Manitoba, Lisgar Dist., Darlingford P.O., p. 8, lines 27-34, household 66;
Stewart, age 7, with father Savage, age 58, mother Margaret, age 48, and siblings Samuel, age 26, Hamilton, age 24, John, age 22, Elsie, age 19, and Martha, age 17.
David married Veda Hunt, daughter of Robert Hunt and Josephine Boyle, on 4 Jan 1928 1245.,1549 (Veda Hunt was born on 21 Mar 1893 in Darlingford, , Manitoba, Canada 1549.)