Rose Mitchum married Charles Brewer in England in 1895. They came to Canada and lived for a time in Ontario, before moving on to Vancouver. When the war broke out, her husband and two eldest sons joined up and went overseas. Rose did Red Cross work as a nurse’s aid. The family moved to the Peace country after the war and Charles homesteaded on the northern half of 12-73-3-W6 near the Smoky River.
Sources: Smoky River to Grande Prairie, p. 158