Samuel Larke Wilkinson, born 4 Jul 1818 in Moate, Ireland, enlisted in the 1st Regiment of Foot in 1837 and was sent to Fredericton, NB in 1837. He married, in 1850, Mary Ann Williams. They returned to Europe in 1850 but came back to NB in 1858 and first settled at Stanley, York County, then at Limekiln. Both Samuel and Mary Wilkinson died in 1898.

PANB:MC80/53 Frank Baird’s History of the Parish of Stanley, page 71.