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Presbyterian Church Maple [graphic]

  • CA ON00373 M994.20
  • Item
  • [ca. 1908]

Photograpic image of the Maple Presbyterian Church depicted. Obverse bears message From M. Laurie of Maple to Miss Annie McFall of Bolton

The Seed-Barker site: 1989 project : report submitted to the Minister of Culture and Communication in fulfilment of licencing requirement for licence no. 89-125 / by Robert W.C. Burgar

  • CA ON00373 M994.5
  • Item
  • 1990

Report details findings re: and provides archaeological assessment of the Seed-Barker Site (AkGv-1), a late Iroquoian village located in the City of Vaughan on the east bank of the East Humber on property owned by the Metropolitan Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (MTRCA); site is situated on a meander spur 4.5 km north of Woodbridge and 2.75 km southeast of Kleinburg. First excavated in 1895 under direction of R.B. Orr and Joseph Smelser; subsequent excavations include: A.J. Clark in 1925, Norman Emerson in 1951, Brian Snow in 1975-1977, and Robert Burgar in 1983-1989.

Burgar, Robert W.C.

A We Came to Thornhill New Horizons Project : [unpublished essay] / Katherine Louise Davie

  • CA ON00373 M993.35
  • Item
  • 1978

Unpublished essay relating to the experience of Robert Arthur West, the great-grandfather of the author, in Thornhill; Mr. West was the "Thornhill General Merchant" from 1834 to 1884. In addition to commenting upon the general history of Thornhill through its formative period, the essay describes the original store (located on lot 31 , east or Markham side of Yonge St.), subsequent structural changes, merchandise stocked, delineation of ownership from 1837-1937; the house originally built by Mr. West (7780 Yonge St., on west or Vaughan side of Yonge Street), and the latter's recollections of life along Yonge Street during the period specified; includes observations re: Fire of 1950 and Hurricane Hazel in 1954.

Postcards of Presbyterian Church, Maple, Ont., and Maple United Cemetery

  • CA ON00373 M993.18
  • File
  • [19-?]

Photographic image of Maple Presbyterian Church, and Maple United Church Cemetery appear respectively on the postcards. On the obverse of the latter there appear in the hand of Juanita Charlton the names and dates of a number of McNair family members: John Scott McNair, 1862-1959; Alice Josephine Marsh, 1861-1942; John Leslie McNair, 1890-1976; Edna Marsh McNair, 1888-1982; and Alice Adeline McNair, 1892-1993.

McNair, Alice A. (Alice Adeline), 1892-1993.

Women's work in the home : Woodbridge, Ontario, 1885-1895 : [unpublished academic essay] / Lynn Berry

  • CA ON00373 M993.17
  • Item
  • 1992

Essay written as part of work required for credit for Masters History course 5560.06; explores the kinds and nature of work performed by women within their households, and in the course thereof provides evidence that does much to refute traditional notions vis-a-vis women's roles in the nineteenth-century North American workplace specifically, and society generally. Work focuses on Annie Haslem, a butcher in Woodbridge, and is based entirely upon documentary evidence housed at the City of Vaughan Archives; the Woodbridge fonds is the primary source consulted.

Berry, Lynn

The religious and ethnic composition of Vaughan : an analysis of the religious and ethnic composition of ... Vaughan Township ... from 1842 through to 1981 : [unpublished study] / compiled by Karen Marshal Booth ; edited by Rev. Edward J.R. Jackman

  • CA ON00373 M993.14
  • Item
  • 1981

Study composed of statistics relating to the religious and ethnic composition of Vaughan Township, the Village of Woodbridge, and the Village of Richmond Hill based on Canada Census statistics from 1842 to 1981.

Booth, Karen Marshall

Metropolitan United Church (Toronto, Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1801
  • Fonds
  • 1797-2018

Fonds consists of records, including marriages ,1833-1834, of Newgate Methodist Episcopal Church, Toronto (includes King Street Methodist Chapel), 1829-1870; record of Metropolitan Wesleyan Methodist Church, Toronto (includes King Street Methodist Chapel, York, and Newgate Methodist Episcopal Church), 1797-1884; records, including marriages, 1897-1924, of Metropolitan Methodist Church, Toronto (includes King Street Methodist Chael, York, Newgate Methodist Episcopal Church and Metropolitan Wesleyan Methodist Church), 1868-1925; records, including baptisms, 1905-1995, marriages, 1924-2017, and burials, 1934-1974, of Metropolitan United Church in Toronto (includes York (King Street) Methodist Episcopal Chapel, Newgate Street/Adelaide Street Methodist Episcopal Church, and Metropolitan Methodist Church), 1888-2018.

Metropolitan United Church (Toronto, Ont.)

Carleton United Church (St. Catharines, Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F2953
  • Fonds
  • 1959-2015

Fonds consists of records, including baptisms, 1960-2014, marriage, 1972-2014, and burial, 1962-2014, of Carleton United Church, St. Catharines, 1959-2015.

Carleton United Church (St. Catharines, Ont.)

High Park United Church (Sarnia, Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F2983
  • Fonds
  • 1952-2018

Fonds consists of records, including baptisms, 1953-2017, marriages, 1957-2017, and burials, 195-2018, of High Park United Church, Sarnia.

High Park United Church (Sarnia, Ont.)

The Woodbridge and Vaughan News : souvenir edition commemorating the 100th anniversary of Woodbridge : [newspaper]

  • CA ON00373 M992.9
  • Item
  • 1982

This edition includes numerous articles re: the history of Woodbridge; specifically, articles comment upon the architectural history of Woodbridge, demographic development,the Woodbridge Library and Post Office, Hurricane Hazel, prominent community members such as Rowland Burr, Dr. Garnet McClean, and John Abell, etc. Includes numerous halftones depicting various subject matter, including rare images of the Abell Agricultural Works.

The Woodbridge and Vaughan News

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Women's Missionary Society history 1966-1991 : 100th anniversary : [typescript] / by Dorothy E. Snider

  • CA ON00373 M992.8
  • Item
  • 1991

A brief history of the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Women's Missionary Society, which in 1991 changed its name to Women With A Mission; a brief history compiled in 1966 on occasion of the 75th anniversary of the above, with the 1991 document being a continuation thereof. This organization engages in numerous philanthropic activities in Canada and abroad funded through dinners, teas, catering, bazaars, etc. that it sponsors.

Snider, Dorothy

Marriage register : [1819-1843]

  • CA ON00373 M991.35
  • Item
  • Copied 1931, 1991.

Register records 857 marriages; preceded by seven page compilation drawn from the former listing marriages performed by Jenkins in Vaughan, 1820-1843. In part, photocopies of transcription appearing in : Ontario Historical Society. Papers and Records, v. XXVII, 1931.

Jenkins, William, 1780-1843

Dr. Anthony Gapper : pioneer naturalist : [unpublished biographical essay] / by O.E. Devitt

  • CA ON00373 M991.12
  • Item
  • 1983

Biographical study of physician and amateur naturalist, Anthony Gapper, who conducted a study of the flora and fauna of Upper Canada between 1826 and 1829; brother of Mary Gapper O'Brien, noteworthy for her journals (published 1968) which acted to chronicle pioneer life in Upper Canada generally, and in Vaughan Township specifically.

Devitt, O. E.

Wexford Heights United Church (Scarborough, Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F2524
  • Fonds
  • 1842-2019

Fonds consists of records, including baptisms, 1858-1884, of Scarborough Primitive Methodist Circuit (includes Bethesda, Markham, Malvern, Bethel Church, Parsonage Church, Providence Church and Zion Church), 1853-1884; records of Parsonage Primitive Methodist Church, Scarborough, 1842-1876; Quarterly Board minutes of Scarborough Methodist Circuit (includes Don Mills, Malvern, Wexford, Bethesda Church, Parsonage Church, Providence Church), 1884-1888; records of Parsonage Methodist Church, 1884-1888; records of Zion Presbyterian Church, 1889-1922; records, including baptisms, , and marriages, 1926-1948, of Zion United Church, Scarborough (includes Zion Presbyterian Church), 1889-1954; and records, including baptisms, 1950-1964, marriages, 1950-1992, and burials, 1949-1983, of Zion-Wexford United Church, 1889-2002; records, including baptisms, 1952-2002, marriages, 1953-2002, and burials, 1954-2002, of WIlmar Heights United Church, Scarborough, 1952-2002; and records, including baptisms, 1963-2018, marriages, 1992-2019, and burials, 1984-2019, of Wexford Heights United Church, Scarborough (includes Zion-Wexford United Church and Wilmar Heights United Church), 1963-2019.

Wexford Heights United Church (Scarborough, Ont.)

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