KeywordGreat Britain. Army. Lincoln County Militia -- Registers
Canada -- History -- Rebellion, 1837-1838
Canada -- Militia -- History --19th century
Nassau (Ont. : District) -- Militia -- Registers
Lincoln (Ont. : County) -- Militia -- Registers
Welland (Ont. : County) -- Militia -- Registers
Lincoln (Ont. : County) -- History -- Sources
Welland (Ont. : County) -- History -- Sources
Lincoln (Ont. : County) -- Genealogy
Welland (Ont. : County) -- Genealogy
Chippawa (Ont.) -- Genealogy
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AbstractCollection of militia lists, company rolls, lists of officers, pay lists, orders, account/letter book, etc., of militia in the Niagara Region ca. 1790-1859. Bulk of materials are from 1837-1838. Includes a list of customers, James Macklem’s store, Chippawa, 1815-1816, transcribed in the Welland Telegraph, Feb. 4, 1916. Collected by Esther Summers. All are photocopies of originals.
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Lt. Col. John Clark Papers, 1838-1851 [photocopy]Williams, Edie (2010-12-15)The fonds includes correspondence, reports, and accounts related to the activities of the 5th Regiment, Lincoln Militia. It also includes the personal recollection of Lt. Col. John Clark’s experiences at the Battle of Queenston Heights, October 1812 and the 1838 rebellion. At the news of insurrection in Toronto, Lt. Col. Clark lead a group of men ready and willing to protect their country. After an aborted attempt to cross Lake Ontario by ship during severe weather, the troops were requested to return home, but to stand ready should their services be required.
Woman’s Christian Temperance Union of the County of Lincoln fondsCameron, Chantal (2018-09-27)Fonds contains material about the activities of the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union of the County of Lincoln. This includes material about the management of Alexandra Hall, a boarding house for young women in St. Catharines that the WCTU was involved in operating. Most of the material consists of minute books. Loose papers from the minute books were removed and filed separately. These materials include programmes, directories, correspondence, news clippings, an annual report, and handwritten notes.
Welland County Records, 1961-1989Cameron, Chantal (2012-03-26)The records include material on the Welland County Fair, the Welland Festival of Arts, the Welland Optimist Club, the Welland County Hospital Campaign, the last session of the Council of the County of Welland and the unveiling of a historic plaque at Welland Mills. The bulk of the collection is correspondence and media releases. This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University.