Carmichael's of Renfrew County, Ontario
Hugh Harold Carmichael, believed to have been from Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario.Father's name might be James. Siblings unknown. Hughie's mother died when he was a boy, and father remarried. Hugh left home shortly after. It has been said that he lied about his age and joined the armed forces going to South Africa. Was sent home when his true age was discovered.Rejoined the services shortly after. Hugh married Florence Ann Bennett of Christchurch, New Zealand and they homesteaded in the Peace River area of Alberta in 1914. His half-brother, Percy joined Hugh and Florence in Hythe, AB continuing to live with them until his death. Hugh and Percy died in Hythe, Alberta July 1959 from food poisoning and are buried in Hythe beside Florence who died in 1954. Anyone who recognizes this family, please get in touch with me.