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Business Type: Lumber & Saw Mill

John A. (Alexander) Ellis

John A. Ellis was a store and property owner in the village, who eventually became involved in the lumber trade. He purchased the grocery business of James J. Power in November 1880, made large additions to the stock, and moved into the store built by Grise and St. Michel [FFG 27 Nov 1880; 2]. Ellis […]

John W. Howry & Sons

“The timber limits owned by the late firm of Boyd & Co. were sold at auction in Toronto on Wednesday last. The limits on Gull River and Burnt River waters were bought by J. W. Howry & Son of East Saginaw, Michigan, and the probability is that the timber thereon will be converted into lumber1 […]