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  • Sketches of Irish Soldiers in Every Land - 1881 - (Up to 1881, 9,428 Records) - Sketches of Irish Soldiers in Every Land - 1881. By Col. James E. McGee, originally published 1881.This is an interesting and entertaining book of 329 pages which takes a "broad brush" approach to the title subject which, as the author admits in ...
  • Chief Smoke Johnson. - (Up to 1914, 518 Records) - Chief Smoke Johnson.. The "Smoke" Johnsons were amongst the original families settling in Brant Co. This paper examines how the European Johnson name first came to be applied to a full blood Mohawk, indigenous Indian, and then traces members of ...
  • Capt. Joseph Brant's Status as a Chief, and some of His Descendants - (Up to 1914, 667 Records) - Capt. Joseph Brant's Status as a Chief, and some of His Descendants. While Joseph Brant's status as a leader has never been in question, his status as a "Chief" of his people depends on their customs and laws. This paper explores his status acco ...
  • Diary of a Voyage from Scotland to Canada in 1833 - (Up to 1932, 703 Records) - Diary of a Voyage from Scotland to Canada in 1833. A day by day account starting 4 April - " .. left my Father's house to go to America ..." - and ending, 1 August - "Reached Cobourg ...." includes additional material entitled, "Walter Riddell, ...
  • Historical and Genealogical Record of the First Settlers of Colchester County, N.S. - 1873 - (Up to 1873, 16,732 Records) - Historical and Genealogical Record of the First Settlers of Colchester County, N.S. - 1873. The full title continues, "... down to the present time, compiled from the most authentic sources by Thomas Miller."Thomas was born in 1803, and lived his ...
  • The Canadian Biographical Dictionary, Ontario - 1880. - (Up to 1880, 26,888 Records) - The Canadian Biographical Dictionary, Ontario - 1880.. Full title: "The Canadian Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men - Ontario".In composing this description it was found that the book's Preface already suppl ...
  • Facts About Ulster. - (Up to 1891, 188 Records) - Facts About Ulster. . The author gives his impressions of Ulster during a recent visit.This Gleaning was extracted from a book borrowed from the British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO) library. We ask you to join with us ...
  • History of the Hospital for the Insane, Penetanguishene. - (Up to 1914, 289 Records) - History of the Hospital for the Insane, Penetanguishene.. The development of the town of Penetanguishene was influenced by a strong military presence. Many buildings were erected with military purpose in mind, including a large barracks, so that ...
  • Influence of the War of 1812 upon the Settlement of the Canadian West. - (Up to 1914, 329 Records) - Influence of the War of 1812 upon the Settlement of the Canadian West.. This paper examines the influence the war of 1812 had in giving the inhabitants of those colonies of N. America which remained loyal to Britain, a group identity as Canadians ...
  • Reminiscences of earlier years in Brant. - (Up to 1914, 361 Records) - Reminiscences of earlier years in Brant.. The early history of Brant County and the stories of its earliest Indian inhabitants are inextricably intertwined. Here are some reminiscences and stories of these, larger then life, individuals told by ...
  • Past and Present Fortifications at Kingston (The) - (Up to 1914, 401 Records) - Past and Present Fortifications at Kingston (The). The area around Kingston has been recognized as a good defensive position from as early as the conflict between France and Britain over the rights to colonize N. America. As a consequence forts ...
  • Foreign Consuls in Canada - 1919 - (Up to 1919, 250 Records) - Foreign Consuls in Canada - 1919. A list of the names of the senior consuls representing their countries in Canada in 1919. List includes 33 countries, almost all of which had multiple consuls in various Canadian cities. Gives political "rank" ...
  • List of Orders and Awards in Canada for 1919 - (Up to 1919, 859 Records) - List of Orders and Awards in Canada for 1919. Starting with a listing of all classes of "Orders" as conferred by British Royalty and a list of Victoria Cross recipients. Progresses to list OBE's, Imperial Service Orders and Medals, and concludes ...
  • Canadian Militia - 1919 - (Up to 1919, 2,669 Records) - Canadian Militia - 1919. The Militia list for the Dominion of Canada (Condensed and corrected by the Militia General Orders, etc., to October 1918.) Provides listings of all military establishments and fighting units, giving numerical designatio ...
  • Elected Representatives and Civil Servants of the Canadian Dominion Government - 1919 - (Up to 1919, 2,709 Records) - Elected Representatives and Civil Servants of the Canadian Dominion Government - 1919. Lists members of the "House of Commons" and senior officers of 26 Departments, etc., of the "Federal" Civil Service including:Customs and Inland Revenue, the ...
  • Railways, Steamships & Steamboats in Canada - 1919 - (Up to 1919, 3,123 Records) - Railways, Steamships & Steamboats in Canada - 1919. List of Railroad Companies operating in Canada with their Equipment and naming their principal officials.List of Railroad lines by Railroad Company giving the line terminal points.List of the St ...
  • Presbyterian Pioneer Missionaries - (Up to 1924, 8,460 Records) - Presbyterian Pioneer Missionaries. in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia. This book was authored (although edited might be a more accurate description) by the Rev. Hugh McKellar, D.D. in 1924. In his introduction the Rev. Hugh ...
  • The Clergy of Canada - 1919 - (Up to 1919, 16,426 Records) - The Clergy of Canada - 1919. A listing of the "Clergy" practicing in the following Canadian Churches and related institutions in 1919 (including many on active service):-BAPTIST CONVENTION OF ONTARIO AND QUEBEC.-BAPTIST UNION OF WESTERN CANADA.-U ...
  • Bush Life in the Ottawa Valley. - (Up to 1914, 487 Records) - Bush Life in the Ottawa Valley.. Not to be confused with the similar "Roughing it in the bush" by Susannah Moodie. This is the joyful reminiscences of a settler who came early to the Ottawa valley and experienced, first hand, the hardship and p ...
  • Queens University Summer School Prospectus - Aug. 1943 - (Up to 1943, 563 Records) - Queens University Summer School Prospectus - Aug. 1943. Identifies all the "officers" of the school and includes a description of the courses offered. Also identifies prize and scholarship winners and a list of graduates and undergraduates of th ...
  • University of Toronto, Commencement program for 5 June, 1947 - (Up to 1947, 980 Records) - University of Toronto, Commencement program for 5 June, 1947. The program lists all those who have earned degrees during the 1946 / 47 year, and were due to receive them during this ceremony. Gleaned from: University of Toronto Commencement Progr ...
  • History of the Presbyterian Church in the Dominion of Canada - (Up to 1834, 8,920 Records) - History of the Presbyterian Church in the Dominion of Canada. From the earliest times to 1834; with a chronological table of events by William Gregg, D.D., professor of Apologetics and Church History in Knox College, Toronto. Second Editio ...