|HISTORY OF THE CORNWALL CHEESE AND BUTTER BOARD|
|SIMEON W. CHRISTIE |
|IMEON W. CHRISTIE is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh S. Christie. He is forty-three years of age, a Scotch-Canadian, a Protestant in religion and an Independent in politics. His family consists of his wife, who was formerly Christie McNaughton, one son and one daughter. His mother was Annie McIntosh. |
His farm of 108 acres is located Lot 6, Seventh Concession, Charlottenburg Township, Indian Lands. It carries a stock of 30 pure-bred and graded Ayrshire cattle, 7 horses, 7 swine and 50 fowl. The yield of products each year is 1,000
S. W. Christie and His Home
bushels grain, 40 tons hay, 80 tons corn, 250 bushels potatoes, with fruit and vegetables for own use.
Mr. Christie has had a life's experience of farming. He sends a daily average of 350 pounds of milk to the Burn Brae Factory, and has been a patron of the Cheese Board for the past twenty-one years.
He was an exhibitor and prize winner at the Williamstown fair on young cattle.
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