|HISTORY OF THE CORNWALL CHEESE AND BUTTER BOARD|
|AMUEL McMATH was born May 7, 1877, in Kirkcudbright Shire, Scotland. He is the son of Robert McMath. His wife's maiden name was Isabella Melbourne, by whom he has one son and two daughters. He is a Presbyterian and a Liberal. His farm of 100 acres, located East 1/2 Lot 16, Second Concession, Charlottenburg Township, Glengarry, has a stock of 24 cattle, 6 horses, 14 swine and 30 fowl, and its products yearly are 800 bushels grain, 50 tons hay, 80 tons corn, 450 bushels potatoes and vegetables for own use. Mr. McMath has spent thirteen years at farming, and has also been a patron of the Cheese Board during this time. He sends 400 pounds of milk daily to the Summerstown Station Factory. |
Mr. McMath has been Trustee for School Section No. 3, and Chairman of the Board for five years. He is also a Manager of Salem Church.
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