- Merchant Tailor 1879 (Approx.) - N/A
“Mr. John Jarvis, merchant tailor” is noted in the Canada Post in 1879 [CP 11 July 1879; 1], and this may mark his entry into business in Fenelon Falls. By the following year he was in partnership with Hugh McDougall to form Jarvis & McDougall.
395 Variant spelling: Jervis.