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About John Henry Clifton
Information courtesy of Alberta Genealogical Society - Lethbridge Branch - Aug 2016
JOHN HENRY CLIFTON FAMILY - born Nov 1867 at Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA - married Elizabeth Jane Hogg (Hoge) who was born Dec 1872 at Carlisle, England on Jan 23 1889 in Paris, Idaho. - lived in Idaho for 11 years where 6 children were born. George, Fanny, Leslie, Rhoda, Harold and Mattie. - John Henry Clifton immigrated to Lethbridge, NWT by rail on April 8 1900. He was accompanied by George & Frank Hodge. Their wives arrived July 4 1900. - 3 sons were born at Daly Creek - Albert, Walter & Lloyd. - The rest of the children were born at Grandma Hogg's Maternity Home in Macleod - Kenneth, Jane, Elizabeth & Dorothy. TRAGEDIES Albert was accidentally shot and killed while rabbit hunting Leslie was killed in a car accident between Granum and Fort Macleod during a snowstorm.
- John Henry Clifton died after a house party on Dec 30 1930. - Elizabeth Jane Clifton died after a fall on Mar 4 1944.
George Clifton, the eldest son, lived at Chase, BC Mattie married Bill Marshall and lived at Stavely, AB Walter lived at Raymond, AB Jane married Fred Dersch Elizabeth married Alex Bell Dorothy married Hugh Vance David, the youngest son, lived at Claresholm, AB
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