Burnstown WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 1
Publication
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), [ca. 1967]-[ca. 1997]
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Description
Creator
Burnstown Women's Institute, Creator
Media Type
Text
Image
Genealogical Resource
Item Type
Scrapbooks
Description
Burnstown WI Tweedsmuir Community History Volume 1 of 4

Burnstown is a hamlet situated in McNab Township, near the border of Bagot Township in Renfrew County. Settled primarily by Scots, it is on the shore of the Madawaska River and was part of the timber era. Some families mentioned are Anderson, Brydges, Campbell, Crane, Duff, Fisher, Forrest, Fraser, Halliday, Hamilton, Kippen, Leckie, McAdam, McCallum, McDermid, McFayden, McGregor, McIntyre, McLachlan, McLellan, McLeod, McNee, Moore, O’Connor, Richardson, Roberston, Rochester, Stewart, Stringer, and Wallace.
Volumes 1 and 2 have a Table of Contents or an Index. Volumes 1-4 contain information concerning the branch, its members, and its events, as well as the following:

Volume 1:
- Photographs of early Burnstown streetview and bridges
- History of early settlement in the area, including Bagot Township to Springtown
- Information on local churches, including the original Presbyterian church at Canaan, and accomplished local citizens
- Newspaper clippings about early settlement and industry, museum openings, etc.

Detailed Table of Contents on Page 3


Publisher
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Dates
[ca. 1967]-[ca. 1997]
Subject(s)
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.38341 Longitude: -76.58271
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Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Location of Original
Member's home
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Reproduction Notes
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Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 
552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691
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Burnstown WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 1


Burnstown WI Tweedsmuir Community History Volume 1 of 4

Burnstown is a hamlet situated in McNab Township, near the border of Bagot Township in Renfrew County. Settled primarily by Scots, it is on the shore of the Madawaska River and was part of the timber era. Some families mentioned are Anderson, Brydges, Campbell, Crane, Duff, Fisher, Forrest, Fraser, Halliday, Hamilton, Kippen, Leckie, McAdam, McCallum, McDermid, McFayden, McGregor, McIntyre, McLachlan, McLellan, McLeod, McNee, Moore, O’Connor, Richardson, Roberston, Rochester, Stewart, Stringer, and Wallace.
Volumes 1 and 2 have a Table of Contents or an Index. Volumes 1-4 contain information concerning the branch, its members, and its events, as well as the following:

Volume 1:
- Photographs of early Burnstown streetview and bridges
- History of early settlement in the area, including Bagot Township to Springtown
- Information on local churches, including the original Presbyterian church at Canaan, and accomplished local citizens
- Newspaper clippings about early settlement and industry, museum openings, etc.

Detailed Table of Contents on Page 3