Teulon, Robert Edmond

Robert Teulon was born September 6, 1899.

He filed on a homestead SE15-73-12-W6 at Lymburn, Alberta, in 1927.

Agnes Theresa Weiss was from Jansen, SK, born May 30, 1915, and moved with her parents to Lymburn to homestead. She was one of a family of 12. Robert met Agnes in 1930 and they married in Lymburn on June 19, 1934. They farmed until 1949 and had 6 children.

Bob joined the armed forces in 1940. He worked many years at the Borden mills in winter and the Rodacher mill in summer. He was later employed as a grader operator for the Department of Highways for approximately 12 years. The family had moved to Hythe by this time.

Bob and Agnes’ children are: Doreen (Gilman) Flaten, Margaret (Brian) MacAulay, Patricia (Norman) Miller, Tom (Denise) Teulon, Edna (Harley) Sandboe, and Mabel (Larry) Hanson.

Robert died February 21, 1975 and is interred in the Hythe Cemetery. Agnes died January 17, 2013 in Hythe, Alberta and is also interred in the Hythe Cemetery.

Source:  Community Book Index – Pioneer Round-up, Surname Database, Peace River Country Land Settlement Database, Newspaper Index