ROB­BIE GORR

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Born and raised in Pem­broke, Ont., Robb be­gan a ca­reer as an el­e­men­tary school teacher after univer­sity. He re­tired after 32 years and now vol­un­teers at the lo­cal li­brary and works part- time in re­tail. His hob­bies in­clude ge­neal­ogy, lo­cal his­tory and pho­tog­ra­phy. He en­joys writ­ing and pub­lish­ing sto­ries about his his­tor­i­cal re­search and ge­nealog­i­cal ex­pe­ri­ences, as well as sell­ing stock pho­tog­ra­phy. He finds him­self spend­ing lots of time in lo­cal ceme­ter­ies where he finds in­spi­ra­tion for many of his en­deav­ours. Find out more about The Tomb­stone Tourist on page 16.

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