Armstrong, Eliza obituary
- CA BWGPL VS-1900-2949
Event Date : Friday, August 24, 1900
Event Type : Death
Description : On Friday last one of the pioneer settlers in this vicinity passed peacefully away in the person of Mrs. John Armstrong, relict of the late John Armstrong. Deceased was born on...
Auld Kirk Plaque
- CA BWGPL LHC-Scot-OS8554
The historical plaque in front of the Auld Kirk commemorating the Selkirk Settlers who moved to West Gwillimbury and helped build this church.
Ontario Archaeological and Historic Sites Board
- CA BWGPL LHC-FamFil-Belf
Contains photographs and information on the Belfry family and cemetery, located between Lowes Gate and Noble Drive on Line 8.
Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
Belfry, Ira gravemarker
- CA BWGPL LHC-FamFil-Belf-2016-07-11-06
(on the top side): "Father"
(on the front side): "Ira Belfry, died July 11, 1887; Aged 79 years, 7 Mo, 23 Days. May he rest in Peace"
Ira settled on lot 14, con. 8 in 1830 where a one acre site for the Primitive Methodist Church, a cemetery and an...
Early Days of the Marsh
- CA BWGPL WEG-Mar-PH25683
Description : Early Days of the Marsh
Today, one of the richest and most widely known Garden Tracts in Ontario is the Bradford or the Holland Marsh. In the vegetable stores across Canada and in parts of the United States you will see potatoes, ce...
- CA BWGPL WEG-EaSet
Contains items relating to the Early Settlement of Bradford and West Gwillimbury. Headings include:
*Early Settlers 1 of 2
*Early Settlers 2 of 2
*Red River Colony
*Early Maps of Township
*Early Settlers and Government
Governor Simcoe's Papers
- CA BWGPL LHC-SimGwil-PH25519
Transcription : Governor Simcoe's Papers
(The most interesting parts of the Simcoe Papers were mimeographed for Hon. Leslie Frost, who presented a copy to rev. Gordon Elliott of Schomberg. The latter lent his copy to Mrs. J.A.S. Mills for recopyi...
Governor Simcoe's Papers pt 2
- CA BWGPL LHC-SimGwil-PH25519-2016-07-06-01
Part 2 of the Governor Simcoe Papers series by the Bradford Witness & South Simcoe Times. Find part 1 and 3 in the related descriptions below.
Governor Simcoe's Papers pt 3
- CA BWGPL LHC-SimGwil-PH25519-2016-07-06-02
Part 3 of the Governor Simcoe Papers series by the Bradford Witness & South Simcoe Times. Find parts 1 and 2 in the related descriptions below.