|Birth: ||Sep. 20, 1852|
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
|Death: ||Jan. 2, 1936|
Kenneth Hope, one of th eoldest and best known residents of Leitrim, Ont., died at his home this morning in his 84th year.
Born in the Gore of Lochiel, Glengarry county, Ont., he was the eldest son of the late George Hope and Catherine Morrison, both descendants of early pioneers of the district.
In July, 1880, he married Sophia Munro of Dalhouse Mills, Ont., and there were born to him five sons and five daughters. In 1908 he moved to Leitrim, Ont. and in 1930 he celebrated with his wife the 50th anniversary of their wedding, and received the congratulations of their many friends. Mr. Hope was notable for his energette nature, enthusiams and devotion to his family. He was a Presbyterian in religion, and attended Gloucester Presbyterian church.
Surviving hom are his widow and five sons, George M. and H. Murray Hope, of Leitrim; Alexander, of Bell's Corners, Donald, of Johnston's Corners and Dr. G. J. Hope of Edmondon, Alberta, and give daughters, Janet, at home; Mrs. J.E. Lee, of Johnston's Corners; Mrs. C.R. Couch, of Troy, Pa., and Christina and May Hope, of Ottawa and one brother, Thomas of Calgary.
The funeral will be held from his late home on Monday at 2 p.m. to Johnston's Corners cemetery.
George Hope (1819 - 1897)
Catherine Morrison Hope (1814 - 1895)
Sophia Munro Hope (1859 - 1939)*
George Munro Hope (1881 - 1950)*
Janet Catherine Hope (1883 - 1969)*
Gustavus John Hope (1885 - 1958)*
Mary Ann Hope (1887 - 1975)*
John Alexander Hope (1890 - 1965)*
Margaret Ann Hope Lee (1892 - 1952)*
Christina Bella Hope (1894 - 1973)*
Donald McIntosh Hope (1897 - 1972)*
Bertha Sophia Hope Couch (1899 - 1959)*
Hugh Murray Hope (1902 - 1987)*
Kenneth Hope (1852 - 1936)
Donald Hope (1856 - 1935)*
Thomas Hope (1858 - 1939)*
Jeannie Hope Denovan (1860 - 1918)*
Johnston's Corners Community Cemetery
Created by: Ian Baker
Record added: Mar 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34591074