An Abernethy Breach of Promise Case

The following article was published in the Dundee Courier on 19 October 1875 and concerns a breach of promise case made against a Robert Wishart, who was a partner in the firm Ireland & Wishart, and a local woman named Elizabeth Douglas Davidson.  Robert was born about 1842 in Abernethy, and was the son of […]

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Brief History of Wishart, Saskatchewan

The town of Wishart, Saskatchewan was named for of its earliest settlers, a Robert Wishart, who was of Scottish descent and the first homesteader in a district known as the Round Plain area. Robert is part of Wishart Tree 034 and was born in Guelph, Ontario on 23 May 1847.  He was the fourth son […]

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