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John Fisher
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1863
Forest
Ontario, Canada
Death: Aug. 3, 1937
Moose Jaw
Saskatchewan, Canada

John was a driller & volunteer fire fighter, coming west to Saskatchewan abt 1902. He was drilling for oil when his drill team struck the hot mineral source that now feeds the Moose Jaw spa.

MOOSE JAW. Aug. 4. Resident of Moose Jaw for the past 35 years, John Fisher, 77 died Tuesday night in Moose Jaw hospital. Born in Ontario, Mr. Fisher moved west to the Moose Jaw district. Besides his widow, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. William Doyle, Moose Jaw; Mrs. G. Smith, Loomis, Sask.; five sons, John, Edward, Norman and Benjamin, and Harold of Saskatoon. He is also survived by three sisters, Rosie Fisher, Mrs. Charles Wilson, and Mrs. Honson, all of Petrolia, Ont. Archdeacon, W.C. Western of St.John's Anglican Church, will officiate at funeral services, the date of which will be announced later by Broadfoot's funeral home.

Source: The Leader Post, Regina, August 4, 1937
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Fisher (1837 - 1922)
  Elizabeth Morris Fisher (1838 - 1871)
 
 Spouse:
  Josephine Miller Fisher (1867 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  King Fisher (1891 - 1918)*
  Joseph Fisher (1893 - 1918)*
  Queenie Elizabeth Fisher Smith (1896 - 1969)*
  John Orville Fisher (1898 - 1961)*
  Rose Hannah Fisher (1904 - 1927)*
  Harold Melville Fisher (1908 - 1991)*
  Norman Fisher (1910 - 1991)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Fisher (1863 - 1937)
  Sarah Ann Fisher Honson (1865 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rosedale Cemetery
Moose Jaw
Moose Jaw Census Division
Saskatchewan, Canada
Plot: Lot 32, Grave 6A
 
Created by: Jan Fisher
Record added: May 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111166603
John Fisher
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