More like '"County Maps: Land Ownership Maps of Canada in the 19th Century"'

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"A Lawyer Looks at Local History and Genealogy with Maps" by Duncan C. McKillop

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives170953
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Duncan C. McKillop Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2015-54
2016-20
Storage Location
C3 Sh4 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Duncan C. McKillop Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-54
2016-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh4 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1987
Series
Duncan C. McKillop Collection - McKillop Family series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
A typed document titled A Lawyer Looks at Local History and Genealogy with Maps, written by Duncan C. McKillop in 1987. Includes information about property history, including the names and origins of Counties, Townships, Municipalities and Streets, the function of Land Registry Offices, Probated Wills and the Surrogate Court system and information about Colonel Thomas Talbot and the Talbot Settlement.
Subject Access
Land Records
Land Registry Office
Land Settlement
Lawyers
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Land Ownership Maps Aldborough Township - Black and Traughton

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives173769
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 24, 1966
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh5 B1 236
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh5 B1 236
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 24, 1966
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w negative ; 6 x 6 cm
Scope and Content
Two black-and-white negative photographs featuring Clerk Black and Prof Traughton creating land owner maps of Aldborough township, on August 24, 1966.
R12 S1 Sh5 B1 247 was published in the Rodney Mercury on August 24, 1966, with the caption: "Land owner maps of Aldborough are being prepared by Township Clerk Chas. I. Black and Prof. Michael Traughton of the University of Western Ontario geography department. Here they are seen filling in the last of the blanks on the maps with the names of the land owners in the east corner of the township. Ther maps are part of an in-depth economic study of Aldborough being sponsored by the Lake Erie Region Economic Council."
Name Access
Rodney (Ont.)
Lake Erie Region
University of Western Ontario
Rodney Mercury
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Land Indenture Between Joseph Dutton, Jane Dutton & William Veitch

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives206998
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
August 20, 1856
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B7 F10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B7 F10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
August 20, 1856
Series
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds - Family History Series
Physical Description
1 legal document
Scope and Content
Deed of Bargain and Sale between Joseph M. Dutton and his wife Jane Elizabeth Dutton and William Veitch.
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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"East Elgin County Homesteads"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1766
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
2004
Storage Location
M8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Creator
Paul Anderson
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 155
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M8
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
2004
Publication
Paul Anderson Rare Books and Maps, c2004
Publisher Series
"Ontario Homestead Maps" series
Physical Description
1 map
Scope and Content
Assembled Map, taken from the "Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Elgin, Ont.: H.R. Page- Toronto, 1877" Includes Southwold (eastern portion), Yarmouth, South Dorchester, Malahide, and Bayham.
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Township)
Malahide (Ont. : Township)
South Dorchester (Ont. : Township)
Southwold (Ont. : Township)
Yarmouth (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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Indentures and correspondence regarding the purchase of land by the Canada Southern Railway to improve drainage near First Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives162804
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1907-1914
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F12
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1907-1914
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
3 plans
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence regarding the purchase of land by the Canada Southern Railway to improve drainage along First Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, along the east end of the railway yards. The purchase was prompted by a complaint filed by George Boucher, requesting compensation for damage to his property due to improper drainage and flooding onto his property caused by activity in the railway yards that bordered his property. File contains descriptions of the land purchased by the railway in Yarmouth Township, including parcels of land owned by Deborah Kilpatrick (Concession 8, part of Lot 6), George Boucher (Concession 8, part of Lot 6), Alfred and Maggie Morrell (Concession 8, part of Lot 7) and Mrs. William H. Paddon (Concession 8, part of Lot 7). File also includes: Indenture, dated April 16, 1914, between Deborah Kilpatrick and the Canada Southern Railway. Indenture, dated May 1914, between Alfred and Maggie B. Morrell and the Canada Southern Railway. Plan, dated March 23, 1907, showing land to be acquired by Mrs. Deborah Kilpatrick (Concession 8, part of the East 1/2 of Lot 6, Township of Yarmouth). Plan, dated February 6, 1914, showing property purchased from Mrs. Deborah Kilpatrick (Concession 8, part of the East 1/2 of Lot 6, Township of Yarmouth) Plan, dated December 30, 1913, showing property purchased from George Boucher (Concession 8, part of the East 1/2, Township of Yarmouth).
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Canada Southern Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Land Records
Documents
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"Index To The Upper Canada Land Books, Volume 1: February 1787 to December 1797"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives8600
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2005
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
General Editor: Susan Smart
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2005
Publication
Toronto: Ontario Genealogical Society, 2005
Physical Description
1 volume, 284 p.
Subject Access
Land Records
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Index To The Upper Canada Land Books: Volume 3, January 1806- December 1816

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1377
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2001
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
General Editor: Susan Smart
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2001
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society- Toronto, 2001
Physical Description
1 volume
History / Biographical
The Upper Land Books records the various petitions to the Land Board which had control over the granting and selling of crown land in Upper Canada between the years 1787 and 1841.
Scope and Content
A surname index for the Upper Canada Land Books, January 1806 to December 1816.
Subject Access
Land Records
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Index to the Upper Canada Land Books: Volume 4, January 1817- December 1820

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1378
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2001
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
General Editor: Susan Smart
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2001
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society- Toronto, 2001
Physical Description
1 volume
History / Biographical
The Upper Land Books records the various petitions to the Land Board which had control over the granting and selling of crown land in Upper Canada between the years 1787 and 1841.
Scope and Content
A surname index for the Upper Canada Land Books, January 1817 to December 1820.
Subject Access
Land Records
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"Index To The Upper Canada Land Books: Volume 5, January 1821- December 1826"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1379
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2002
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
General Editor: Susan Smart
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2002
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society- Toronto, 2002
Physical Description
1 volume
History / Biographical
The Upper Land Books records the various petitions to the Land Board which had control over the granting and selling of crown land in Upper Canada between the years 1787 and 1841.
Scope and Content
A surname index for the Upper Canada Land Books, January 1821 to December 1826.
Subject Access
Land Records
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Index To The Upper Canada Land Books: Volume 6, January 1827 to December 1832

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1374
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
General Editor: Susan Smart
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society- Toronto, 2002
Physical Description
1 volume
History / Biographical
The Upper Canada Land Books record the various petitions to the Land Board which had control over the granting and selling of crown land in Upper Canada between the years 1787 and 1841.
Scope and Content
A surname index for the Upper Canada Land Books, January 1827 to December 1832
Subject Access
Land Records
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Certificates of Ownership - James Lay

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives170074
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ron Payne Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1916-1919
Accession Number
2010-37
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh1 B7 F9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ron Payne Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2010-37
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh1 B7 F9
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1916-1919
Series
Ron Payne Collection - Land records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains certificates of ownership issued to James Lay under the Land Titles Act, including the following items: Certificate of Ownership, dated April 10, 1916, granted to James Lay, recognizing his ownership of Parcel 1084 in the Register for Algoma Centre Section in the Township Municipality of Hilton on St. Joseph Island in the District of Algoma, Ontario. Certificate of Ownership, dated May 10, 1919, granted to James Lay, recognizing his ownership of Parcel 1207 in the Register for Algoma Centre Section in the Township Municipality of Hilton on St. Joseph Island in the District of Algoma, Ontario.
Name Access
Aldborough (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Records
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'Upper Canada Land Petitions - Canada Land Petitions "E" Bundle 9 Vol. 183 -- Upper Canada Land Petitions "F" Bundle 3 Vol. 186 '

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives6983
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
records on microform
Storage Location
Microfilm Cabinet Drawer #2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MF-828
Storage Room
Archives Microform Room
Storage Location
Microfilm Cabinet Drawer #2
GMD
records on microform
Physical Description
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Includes the following:
Canada Land Petitions
"E" Bundle continued
-Bundle Nine: Petition numbers 3-4, 1858-1862 Volume 183
"E" Leases: Petition numbers 1-22, 1798-1821 Volume 184
"E" Leases: Petition numbers 1-104, 1800-1837 Volume 184
Ernestown Mills: Petition numbers 1-10, 1804 Volume 184
Upper Canada Land Petitions
"F" Miscellaneous: Petition numbers 1-14, 1797-1798 Volume 185
"F" Miscellaneous: Petition numbers 1-6, 1802-1804 Volume 185
"F" Bundle
-Bundle One: Petition numbers 1-56, 1793-1795 Volume 185
-Bundle Two: Petition numbers 1-78, 1795-1797 Volume 185
-Bundle Three: Petition numbers 1-19b, 1797 Volume 186
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'Upper Canada Land Petitions - Canada Land Petitions "F" Bundle 9 Vol. 202 -- Upper Canada Land Petitions "G" Bundle 1 Vol. 203'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives6996
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
records on microform
Storage Location
Microfilm Cabinet Drawer #2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MF-841
Storage Room
Archives Microform Room
Storage Location
Microfilm Cabinet Drawer #2
GMD
records on microform
Physical Description
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Includes the following:
Canada Land Petitions
"F" Bundle continued
-Bundle Nine: Petition numbers 12c-22, 1858-1864 Volume 202
"F" Leases: Petition numbers 1-40, 1800-1820 Volume 202
"F" Leases: Petition numbers 1-35, 1801-1836 Volume 202
"F" Leases: Petition numbers 36-139, 1801-1836 Volume 202A
Upper Canada Land Petitions
"G" Bundle
-Bundle One: Petition numbers 1-31, 1793-1796 Volume 203
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The Land Titles Act: Certificate of Ownership under Volunteer Patent granted to Andrew Sutherland

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives43754
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
May 12, 1911
Accession Number
2010-32
Storage Location
Box 116, File 6
R5 S3 Sh3 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2010-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 116, File 6
R5 S3 Sh3 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
May 12, 1911
Scope and Content
Ownership of parcel 10453 in the Register for Nipissing.
The south half of Lot number Three in the Fifth concession of the said Township of Davidson.
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Documents pertaining to county furnishings at the Land Registry Office and Courthouse

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives53161
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1970-2010
Storage Location
Box 132, File 2
R5 S3 Sh5 B6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 132, File 2
R5 S3 Sh5 B6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1970-2010
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Court Houses
Land Registry Office
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Index to the General Register, Elgin County Land Registry Office- Vol. 1: 1866-1873

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1769
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
March 2002
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Compiled by: James L. McCallum
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
March 2002
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society, Elgin County Branch- St. Thomas, Ont., 2002
Physical Description
1 volume 157 p.
Scope and Content
This publication contains extractions from microfilmed copies of the General Register books found at the Land Registry Office for Elgin County.
Name Access
Elgin County Land Registry Office
Subject Access
Land Records
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Index to the General Register, Elgin County Land Registry Office- Vol. 2: 1873-1879

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1768
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
March 2002
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Compiled by: James L. McCallum
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
March 2002
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society, Elgin County Branch- St. Thomas, Ont., 2002
Physical Description
1 volume 133 p.
Scope and Content
This publication contains extractions from microfilmed copies of the General Register books found at the Land Registry Office for Elgin County.
Name Access
Elgin County Land Registry Office
Subject Access
Land Records
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"Index to the General Register, Elgin County Land Registry Office- Vol. 3: 1879-1889"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1767
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
February 2003
Storage Location
REF 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Compiled by: James L. McCallum
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
February 2003
Publication
Ontario Genealogical Society, Elgin County Branch- St. Thomas, 2003
Physical Description
1 volume 239 p.
Scope and Content
This publication contains extractions from microfilmed copies of the General Register books found at the Land Registry Office for Elgin County.
Name Access
Elgin County Land Registry Office
Subject Access
Land Records
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Arbor Day School Program

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives206995
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
April 1840
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B7 F10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B7 F10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
April 1840
Series
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds - Family History Series
Physical Description
1 agreement
Scope and Content
A land agreement between Joseph Wallace and James White over property in Bayham township.
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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Correspondence series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives172460
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1812-1960
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F11
C4 Sh4 B7 F12
C1 Sh3 B7 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F11
C4 Sh4 B7 F12
C1 Sh3 B7 4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1812-1960
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Correspondence series
Physical Description
0.4 cm of textual records
1 volume
Scope and Content
Series contains original and copied correspondence relating to the Patterson family. Includes copies of letters sent to Leslie Patterson by Colonel Thomas Talbot (1812-1842), as well as a letter, dated July 25, 1830, addressed to Captain John Stephens from his nephew, Edward Matthews. Also includes a scrapbook, mostly containing copies of letters sent from Colonel Thomas Talbot.
Name Access
Patterson (family)
Talbot, Thomas
Subject Access
Land Settlement
Correspondence
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