Peter Baxendale spent his early life in England, having been born in Manchester in 1854.
In March 1878, in Ontario he married Levenia Coats. Four years later Mr and Mrs Baxendale came to Walsh County and filed on a homestead in St. Andrews Township. The homestead farm remained their home for 38 years and is still the property of Mr Baxendale. Mr and Mrs Baxendale now reside in Grafton.
MRS PETER BAXENDALE
In Ontario 16 Jan 1861 Levenia Coats was born. In 1882 she came to Walsh County to settle on a homestead with her husband, Peter Baxendale.
fra WALSH HERITAGE, ND 1881-1981 VOL 1 PG: 247