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Ekfrid township, 1821-1949.

Charles M. Macfie

Ekfrid township, 1821-1949.

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Published by Council of the Township in [Ekfrid] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ekfrid (township)

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. ports., map.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16354738M

    Like many multi-generational Canadians my family line trace back to Great-grandfather Cyrus McBean moved to Winnipeg Manitoba during /He was born in Ekfrid Township in Upper Canada or what is now the province of Ontario, a young man he moved to join his brothers business in father was William McBean who. Tradition is highly valued in rural Ontario so when Middlesex County replaced the long-standing concession and lot system of property identification with more urban-styled streets and numbers, the.


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Ekfrid township, 1821-1949. by Charles M. Macfie Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ekfrid Township is located in the southwest of Middlesex County in Ontario, Canada. In it 1821-1949. book with its neighbour to the south, Mosa Township, to form the new municipality or Township of Southwest Middlesex.

These notes on the history of Ekfrid Township are courtesy of Middlesex Genweb. Ekfrid Township was named for the King of Northumbria of that d in: Middlesex, Ontario, Canada ( - ).

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes, brief history of Middlesex County, and brief biographies and portraits of early Middlesex County residents.

LC copy imperfect: Front and rear boards separated from binding. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. User Review - Flag as inappropriate Having an academic interest in ghost towns, and having grown up in one myself (North Ekfrid, which is listed in the book), I purchased Vanished Villages of Middlesex as a Christmas gift to my father, but had a great deal of trouble relinquishing it to is by far one of the more eloquent, comprehensive, and 5/5(1).

Ekfrid Twp. in historical MIDDLESEX Co. Surveyed by Col. Burwell in First settlers immediately following the survey: Arch. Miller, Donald. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency Library. Top List of voters for the township of Ekfrid for the year [microform] Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : Southwest Middlesex is a municipality in Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada. The restructured municipality of Southwest Middlesex was incorporated on January 1, This amalgamation joined the Village of Glencoe and the Village of Wardsville with the Townships of Ekfrid Country: Canada.

Caradoc Township – Strathroy/Mt Brydges. North Dorchester Township – Dorchester. North Middlesex (East & West Williams & McGillivray Townships) – Parkhill/Ailsa Craig/Nairn. Ekfrid Township/Mosa Township – Glencoe/Melbourne. Westminister Township – Lambeth.

West Nissouri Township – Thorndale. John Vine Collection – Local Books. Peter Gilchrist McArthur was born on Ma in Ekfrid Township, Middlesex County Ontario, son of Scottish immigrants Peter and Catherine (nee McLennan) McArthur. Raised on the family farm, McArthur attended Wardsville High School and Strathroy High School before earning a teacher’s certificate and teaching in Caradoc Township.

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They are 27 inches X 40 inches. LAND REGISTRY records include an index/dates of transactions such as mortgages, sales, bankruptcies, liens, land transfers, quit claims and wills. Individual 'instruments' may be available/ordered from the index for an individual property, ie instrument # above, the will of John Cunningham registered Located at the Humanities and Social Sciences Department at the Toronto Reference Library, the OGS Library has a large collection of genealogical resources.

These resources are for reference use only and are non-circulating. Included is a unique collection of Ontario family histories as well as Ontario cemetery transcriptions, genealogy guides books, local histories with an emphasis. Full text of "History of the County of Middlesex, Canada: from the earliest time to the present, containing an authentic account of many important matters relating to the settlement, progress and general history of the county, and including a department devoted to the preservation of personal and private records, etc.

; illustrated" See other formats. Church, near Prescott in Augusta Township, o Click here to access the database description for F Frederick Peter Smith Collection.

Grenville County--Edwardsburgh Township • F Edwardsburgh Township Settlement Papers: The fonds includes a photocopy of a register of births and burials, To view this material, ask for File Size: KB. Elgin County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society. History: St. Stephen’s church was formally opened on Janubuilt on ten acres of land in lot C, Concess of which about one acre was used as the site of the church and cemetery.

The remaining nine acres was known as the Glebe. This ten acres was donated by the Isaac B. Burwell in a deed dated. Book - Title / Sub-title Author Middlesex County London Township History Book Committee Centennial Souvenir London Township Agricultural Society London Township Agricultural Society Heritage Fall Tour - Ekfrid Township/Mosa Township - Glencoe About a Lot - Sandyland Farm - Family, Business, Life & Memories Jo Ann.

North Dorchester Township; Town of Strathroy; West Nissouri Township; West Williams Township; Westminster Township Availability: Check your local library (be sure to ask about Inter-Library Loan!) or local FHC (be sure to check their catalogue!).

Or you can purchase it direct from: London & Middlesex County Branch, OGS. This title refers to a BOOK. Canada, his death in Ekfrid Township, Middlesex County, and his family's movements after his death inprovide a wonderful and inspiring story of a man and his family who gave up a settled and established life in the American colonies for an unsettled and gypsy-like existence in the primeval forests of Ontario.

This story would take a book toFile Size: 64KB. Also includes a few marriages from the years to Almost all are records of the early French-Canadian settlers. Burials, and more marriages (15k).

Documents Historiques No. 87 is a small book written in by Micheline Marchand and entitled Les Voyageurs et la Colonisation de Pénétanguishene (). It includes a list of the. Get this from a library.

List of voters for the township of Ekfrid for the year [Ekfrid (Ont.: Township);]. Ontario Census Records & Earlier Canadian Census returns vary. The first general Ontario census was taken inand but not all survive.

There are scattered census records before but each area took its own census, so researchers need to check the book of available census returns (found in any public library of Ontario or at the Archives) to find out. Charles and Annie had a family of 13, two of the youngest Charles II my grandfather was born Ekfrid Township in and Matilda in Today years later there are number of 10th Generation descended from Clement Lucas and Robert Land who live in the Municipality of Southwest Middlesex and and years in Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc.

A former member of the Ink Spots, Gus Gordon, was one of the featured artists at a gala Garden Party that opened Ekfrid Township’s centennial celebrations. The variety show on August 4,was the kick off for a full weekend of activities sponsored by Ekfrid Township.

Index to Ekfrid Township map from the Historical atlas of Middlesex County, (Ontario, Canada), indexed by Arnold W. Nethercott ; checked by Laurena Storey., Toronto Public Library.

LaPorte County Maps County maps, atlases, and plat books can be retrieved by filling out a call slip for each item that you need and presenting it at the second floor reference desk. In addition to the call number and title, please indicate on the call slip the size of map you are requesting (large, small, or dissected).

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. He and Major Ingersoll, who was a resident of New York, came to Canada in () and applied to Governor Simcoe, who resided at Niagara, for a grant of land in the Township of Dorchester, to my grandfather, and in Oxford to Mr.

Ingersoll, providing each would cause fifty settlers to come into the township; and the following year moved into. Township: Ekfrid Township (Concession 2, Lot 18) Locality: Middlesex County Municipality: Southwest Middlesex Province: ON GPS:Registered to Eddie Cemetery.

According to a book about the Eddie family called "Nairn to Ekfrid and West" by F. Blake McGill, the cemetery is "on the hill at the front of the Eddie pioneer farm.". What has the author Charles M Waters written. 'Ekfrid township, ' Asked in Authors, Accessible book Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights.

Born Janu on the farm in Ekfrid Township near Appin, where he lived 88 years. Moved to Beattie Haven Retirement Community, Wardsville ON. A farmer, a scouter, a ball player, a bird- watcher, a high school teacher, a golfer, a curler, a servant of the church at Appin Presbyterian.

What has the author Charles M Schwab written. Wiki User 'Ekfrid township, ' Asked in Authors, subject(s): Accessible book Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights.

Metcalfe Twp. in historical MIDDLESEX Co. First settler, Capt. Beear (), but the township not regularly opened until Jesse E. Middleton, The Province of Ontario: a History:published Ekfrid Township years of transcript and Free Press, genealogical and local history books, and a wealth of local historical documents, and house family histories for.

My gg grandfather THOMAS KIRKWOOD came to Ekfrid Township, Middlesex County, Ontario,Canada from Glasgow Scotland about with a brother James and possibly a David, a Methodist circuit rider. A letter came to them from a brother John, in Feb.

of informing them of their father's death. CANADA WEST: DISTRICTS, COUNTIES & TOWNSHIPS OF Note that in Upper and Lower Canada united to form the Province of Canada. Upper Canada (present-day Ontario) became known as Canada West while Lower Canada (present day Quebec) became known as Canada East.

For more information on boundary changes and name changes in present day. The Particular Covenanted Baptist Church in Canada Ekfrid Church Development Since the Early 's By Elder J. Stewart McColl (Published in the Glencoe Transcript & Free Press, Glencoe, Canada, in April ) Credit is given to this newspaper with our sincere thanks for their assistance in providing a copy of the article to us.

Peter McArthur, writer (b at Ekfrid Township, Ont 10 Mar ; d at Toronto 28 Oct ). A prolific and popular writer whose body of work includes a critical appreciation of Stephen LEACOCK (), short fiction and occasional poetry, McArthur is best remembered for his humourous casual ESSAYS.

The patent book indicates that the land was patented by Peter Ferguson, November 8, Since Rufus Young and his family were living in Ekfrid Township in it appear that Rufus acquired this property after that time from Powell or succeeding owners.

The Southwold Assessment rolls give a Syrus Young. from same book. James Walker MacFie, James Walker Macfie, one of the highly respected citizens of Ekfrid Twp., was born near, where he now lives, Feb.

12, son of Charles and Ann (Walker) Macfie, both natives of Scotland. About Ontario, Canada Voter Lists, This database contains voter registration lists for various towns and villages in Ontario, Canada from After confederation in the government began keeping registration lists of eligible voters.

John Phillips UE died on 29 Julyand his wife, Isabella, died on 13 October (22) They were buried on their family farm in Ekfrid Township, Middlesex County, about fifteen miles south of Glencoe, Ontario. Many of the children moved on in the s to Camden Township in Kent County, and the family farm changed hands.

Attention: This site does not support the current version of your web get the best possible experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version or install another browser.The London District was proclaimed in January and marriage returns for the counties of Norfolk, Oxford, Middlesex and Huron as well as Walpole and Rainham Townships had to be returned to the Clerk of the Peace in the District town of Charlotteville.

The District town was initially Charlotteville in the township of the same name but in the district town was .From the book Nairn to Ekfrid and West by F Blake McGill ("The Eddies book"): "The oldest traces we have found of the Eddie family are from old parish records of the Church of Scotland.

The marriage record of the pioneer Eddie parents and the baptism records of their children are from the Nairn County parishes of Nairn and Cawdor.