‘The Haweaters’ brings 19th century Tehkummah murder to historical fiction

Author Vanessa Farnsworth is a descendant of the Bryan family that saw great tragedy in Tehkummah.

TEHKUMMAH - The historical novel ‘The Haweaters,’ that hit bookstores last week, brings to life a real-life double murder that rocked the burgeoning community of Tehkummah in the summer of 1877.

Hot on the heels of the re-release of ‘Murders and Mysteries of Manitoulin Island’ this summer, a chapter of which features the tragic tale of a deadly dispute between neighbours the Bryans and the Ame...

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