The Province of Ontario Gazetteer and Directory: Containing Concise Descriptions of Cities, Towns and Villages in the Province, with the Names of Professional and Business Men and Principal Inhabitants, Together with a Full List of Members of the Executive Governments, Senators, Members of the Commons and Local Legislatures, and Officials of the Dominion, and a Large Amount of Other General, Varied and Useful Information, Carefully Compiled from the Most Recent and Authentic Data

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Robertson & Cook, 1869 - Ontario - 718 pages
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Thank you! Great facts for researchers.
Villages, towns, and cities with all the businesses listed, Provincial offices and courts of the day.
Please note the print date of 1869 in the title here. It was a gift in 1880 on the cover, and I think folks would miss that detail.

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Thank you. so great to find information about the little village \i am researching.

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