Stisted Township


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Stisted Twp. in historical MUSKOKA Dist.

Opened in 1869.

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

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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.

0 available

See the Archives of Ontario's Introduction to RG-100 Patent Plans, or Search by Township in the Visual Database, entering keywords as follows:

In the TITLE field enter the township i.e. Gwillimbury
In the REFERENCE CODE field enter: RG 1-100

The names on these maps are not transcribed for the HeritagePIN databases.

No pre-Confederation era maps have been found, or are known to have been published. See the hand-drawn Patent Maps.

The University of Toronto’s Digital archives has a PDF file of the 1879 Guidebook & Atlas for MUSKOKA & PARRY SOUND. See these maps superimposed on a modern map at the Muskoka Story Map application!

** Names have been transcribed for Database, below, as Pre-Confederation sources of names/locations are limited.

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.

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1866-67 Simcoe Co. / McEvoy / subscr. site
Only Morrison & Muskoka townships

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1872-73 Simcoe Co. & Muskoka / Irwin / free online
Only Cardwell, Monck, Morrison, Muskoka & Watt

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Find Concession/Lot Locations from the Agricultural Schedules of the Canadian national Censuses.
1842 (limited), 1851, 1861 and 1871.

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1871 District SubDistrict Film Images
85 Muskoka L Lake Vernon C-10023 Link to Start

 
* The Enumeration Division must match the corresponding Sched. 1 Personal Census.

Header titles on each census page aren't always fully descriptive of the Districts and Divisions. Rely on indexed information at Ancestry or FamilySearch.

The 1871 Census Districts | Maps of City Wards

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* tab marked (Tax Rolls) = no records for entire County

Ontario historical township tax assessments showing concessions and lots

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Township Dates Film Images  
Stisted None Available

NOTE: The above table is for records BEFORE 1880, only!
Films marked in red are viewable at LDS Family History Centers.


FamilySearch has begun to transcribe: (incomplete)

Ontario Tax Assessment Rolls, 1834-1899
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Both Owners and Tenants were assessed for taxes (i.e. Freeholders and Householders).
See the Instructions to Assessors from 1847 Norfolk Co.


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: 132, showing 10 per page
SurnameIncidenceTownshipCountyDatesSourceAvailable online?DetailsMisc
Baxter 1 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Blatchley 2 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Blincow 1 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Boulter 4 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Bowles 2 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Bradley 1 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Bray 2 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Breckenridge 1 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Brock 1 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source
Brown 2 Stisted Muskoka 1878 map Link to Source