1859–1933

Introduction

Born: De­cem­ber 4, 1859, Coun­ty Dur­ham, Eng­land.

Died: May 27, 1933, York, On­tar­io, Ca­na­da.

Buried: Mount Plea­sant Ce­me­te­ry, To­ron­to, On­tar­io, Ca­na­da.

Biography

Joseph was the son of Chris­to­pher and June Cook, and hu­sband of Su­sie Oaks Can­field (mar­ried Sep­tem­ber 24, 1885, La­colle, Que­bec, Ca­na­da).

He was ed­u­cat­ed at Wes­leyan Col­lege, Mc­Gill Un­i­ver­si­ty, Mont­ré­al, Ca­na­da.

Or­dained a Me­thod­ist min­is­ter, he lat­er served in the Unit­ed Church of Ca­na­da.

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