William Arthur Ripley

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William Arthur Ripley

Birthdate: (93)
Birthplace: Towner, North Dakota, United States
Death: May 29, 1984 (93)
Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada
Place of Burial: Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Ripley and Annie Arveson
Husband of <private> Ripley (Ector)
Father of Lois Doreen Ripley and Doris Anne Ripley
Brother of Dan Ripley; Albert Ripley; Edward Ripley and Frank Ripley
Half brother of Margaret Alice Grandage Ripley; John "Jack" Grandage Ripley; Henry Arveson; John Adolphe Arveson and Mabel Arveson

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About William Arthur Ripley

Born in North Dakota.

Moved to Seven Persons, Alberta.

Moved to Compton, Quebec

Moved to Swan River, Manitoba

Moved to Arcola, Saskatchewan circa 1905. Bill attended school, played in a band, played hockey and worked on the ranch and butcher shop. After his brother Dan died in 1916, Bill took over the butcher shop and ranch.

In 1919 Bill went to Indian Head to play hockey(paid player). He worked in Nichols Garage during his early hockey years.

In circa 1920 Bill and his brother Ab bought Mainline Motors, a garage and car dealership.

Bill purchased his brothers share in the garage and took on other partners.

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William Arthur Ripley's Timeline

March 22, 1891
Towner, North Dakota, United States
September 11, 1916
Age 25
Arcola, Saskatchewan, Canada
Age 27
Arcola, Saskatchewan, Canada
May 29, 1984
Age 93
Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada
Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada