The Smith and Stephen Families
James Bolton Smith and Ruth Anne Stephen were married in 1898 in Ramsey on the Isle of Man and after the birth of their first two children, emigrated to Canada to settle in the Matheson area of Northern Ontario to raise the rest of their family of  7 surviving children.

These pages are meant to record something of their lives and the lives of their children and their offspring and to demonstrate some of our ancestry and events that shaped our lives.
The Brew Cottage
Vimy Ridge Memorial
Manx Steamer
Christopher’s School
Fields of Lonan
Manx Cottage
Castle Rushen
Manx Herring boats
Laxey Wheel
Dog team in the North
Vincent Stephen
Cotton Mills
SS Tunisian

Beaches of Normandy

Manx Railway
Miners Underground
Northern Ontario farm scenes

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