Mintz Road

Feature type: road
Province: British Columbia
Location: Forks off Hinkelman Road, N of Holmes River

Jack Mintz, a locomotive foreman for the CNRy moved with his family from Moose Jaw to the McBride area in 1914.

Carl and Helen Mintz were early settlers at Tête Jaune. Their fourth child was born the morning Carl was killed in a logging accident, in the early 1950s.

References:

  • Personal correspondence.
  • Robson Valley Courier. Weekly newspaper published by Pyramid Press of Jasper from1969–88.
  • Yellowhead Pass and its people. Valemount, B.C.: Valemount Historic Society, 1984

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