Gastmeier, Ralph & Kathryn

Ralph & Kathryn Gastmeier The second of seven children, Ralph Gastmeier spent the free time of his formative years tramping through the rural landscape surrounding the city of Kitchener.  He developed a deep affinity for the natural world and was struck with...

Holloway, Aline

Aline Holloway Born in the small northern Ontario town of Warren, ALine Holloway now resides in Vanderhoof, Bristish Columbia, with her husband, Don, and cat, Illick. She graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John’s with double majors in...

The Early History of Cumberland Township Authors

Gérard Boyer, Denise Beaton, Marilyn Seguin & Laurie Watson Gérard Boyer – The idea of writing an early history of Cumberland Township became a necessity for the following reasons : I could not find a complete historical context for the arrival of my...

Livermore, Daniel

Daniel Livermore Daniel Livermore graduated from Brock and Carleton Universities and has a Ph.D. in history from Queen’s University. After serving in the Canadian foreign service for more than three decades, he became a Senior Fellow at the Graduate School of...

Belder, Amy

Amy Belder Amy Belder grew up in Petawawa, Ontario. She graduated from Redeemer University in Ancaster and currently lives in Pembroke, Ontario with her husband and three children. Amy enjoys spending her time reading, spinning a good yarn and making people laugh. She...