Smiths Falls Woman Built House With Her Own Hands — McNeil



Clipped from The Ottawa Citizen, 02 Aug 1913, Sat,  4–


Name:Lizzie Mc Neil
Racial or Tribal Origin:English
Marital Status:Widowed
Birth Year:abt 1865
Birth Place:Ontario
Residence Date:1 Jun 1921
House Number:159
Residence Street or Township:43 Lorne St
Residence City, Town or Village:Town of Smiths Falls
Residence District:Lanark
Residence Province or Territory:Ontario
Residence Country:Canada
Relation to Head of House:Head
Father Birth Place:Ontario
Mother Birth Place:Ontario
Can Speak English?:Yes
Can Speak French?:No
Religion:Church Of England
Can Read?:Yes
Can Write?:Yes
Months at School:B9-00
Employment Type:4
Nature of Work:B
Municipality:Smiths Falls
Enumeration District:97
Sub-District:Smiths Falls Town – Elgin Ward
Sub-District Number:67
Home Owned or Rented:Owned
Monthly Rental:BB
Class of House:Single House
Materials of Construction:F
Number of Rooms:2
Enumerator:Frank Marguethe
District Description:Elgin Ward – Polling Division no. 10 – Comprising all that part of the Elgin Ward which lies east of the Brockville branch of the C.P.R. south of Ella and Pacific streets, also south of Chambers street
Neighbours:View others on page
Line Number:50
Family Number:164
Household Members:1

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Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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