G5: 1883 Athol Garfield (Art) Shiels

Art Shiels

Art Shiels was born April 12, 1883 at Fort Ransom, North Dakota. He was the seventh child of Thomas Prentice and Margaret (Avery) Shiels.

Art served in the First World War and on his return from overseas, he took out a homestead near Southey, Saskatchewan. This homestead was some distance north of where his brothers were. Art never married and he lived alone there. Art died April 1, 1941 at the age of 58 and was buried at Biggar, Saskatchewan.