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W.W. Hay

Name: Hay, William Wallace (W. Wallace)
W.S. Saunder
Dec. 24, 1844  (death certificate)
Birthplace: Woodstock
Father – Hugh Hay
Mother – Melissa Debeck (d. 1863)/ step-mother – Christianna Mackenzie
Wife – 1.  Sophia Harris (d. 1895), 2. Henrietta Marley

Children – Arthur H.M., W. Carey, Burpee M.,
Frederick, Cassie, Mary (step-daughter)

Years in Office: 1897 -  1898
Merchant (Hugh Hay & Son Dry Goods)
D.O.D. Oct. 8, 1924
Where Buried: Methodist cemetery, Woodstock
Other Notes: 
- father Hugh was a former Woodstock Town Councillor
- known for always wearing a beaver hat 
- step-mother  Christianna Mackenzie was the daughter of Capt. Mackenzie,
founder of Mackenzie Corner.