Lyell Township

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1851 Agricultural Census:
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Lyell Twp. in historical NIPISSING Dist.

The Nipissing District townships that border Renfrew and Lanark Counties, are here to show boundaries only. They were not settled in the early period.

See Mining Claim Map

(On maps, Concessions are indicated in Roman numerals i.e. IV, V, VI)

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HINT: Before fine-searching the online maps, verify from the database of transcribed names (bottom).

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

1 available I0044134

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

The names on these maps are not transcribed. However, our databases do include transcriptions of names from early Grant/Patent RECORDS (those issued prior to 1826).

Ontario’s Ministry of Natural Resources has placed online “Historical” (undated) Mining Claim Maps. They may be helpful for locating Concessions and Lots in northern townships.