Algona South Township

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Algona South Twp. in historical RENFREW Co.

Opened in 1857. The name means Algonquin Land. Golden Lake has been an Indian resort for centuries.

Jesse E. Middleton, The Province of Ontario: a History: 1615-1927, published 1927

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Early survey maps with names of original patentees¬†–¬†over-written with subsequent owners.

1 available I0045952

See the Archives of Ontario Summary and Index to Early Patent Maps, or Search by Township.

The names on these maps are not transcribed, nor will they be included in our project. However, our databases do include transcriptions of names from early Grant/Patent RECORDS (those issued prior to 1826).

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Maps at McGill University’s Digital Atlas Project cover the Post-Confederation period (late for the scope of this project). Names of land-owners are transcribed at McGill’s site.

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1859 Leeds, Grenville, Lanark & Renfrew / Copleston / free online
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1866-67 Leeds, Grenville, Lanark & Renfrew / Fuller / free online
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Find Concession/Lot Locations from the Agricultural Schedules of the Canadian national Censuses.
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Finding Aid | Search Form – LAC | see table, below

1861 District SubDistrict Film     PGs: 62 - 63
Renfrew Algona C-1070 62 63  

 
* The LAC search form is pre-set to search this District, and for Agricultural schedules only. However, these indexes are significantly incomplete. ALL IMAGES ARE AVAILABLE by page number, in the chart, above.

The 1861 Census Districts | Re: Bothwell, Cardwell & Monck

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1871 District SubDistrict Div.* Film Images
82 Renfrew North H Algona   C-10022 Link to Start

 
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The 1871 Census Districts | Maps of City Wards

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Search Surname - by part name, or use a star as a wildcard -- do not use single quote i.e. O'Brien - instead use O(star):
Total Records Found: 53, showing 10 per page
SurnameIncidenceTownshipCountyDatesSourceAvailable online?DetailsMisc
Baxter 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Bennet 2 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Boudriou 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Boudry 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Burk 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Care 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Carrigan 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Colin 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Connors 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)
Dixon 1 Algona South Renfrew 1863 map yes, see Sources: Maps (above)