Clay Bank WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 1
Publication:
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), [ca. 1960]-[ca. 1972]
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Description
Creator:
Clay Bank Women's Institute, Creator
Media Type:
Text
Object
Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Scrapbooks
Description:
Volume 1 of 1

Clay Bank is a farming community situated in Renfrew County between Arnprior and White Lake in McNab Township. The community is along the shore of the Madawaska River. Some families mentioned are Barrie, Byrne, Campbell, Church, Cunningham, Duff, Eady, Glenn, Levi, McEwen, Moorhead, Morphy, Robbins, Robertson, Shaw, Stewart, Taylor, Van Dusen, Wallace, Watson, and Young. Besides information concerning the branch and its members, the book contains the following information:

- 1863 Walling's Map of McNab Township and upper Pakenham Township of Lanark County
- July 1854 passenger ticket on the ship Inkerman for John Stewart and his family, as well as Margaret Robertson
- History of early settlement and McNab Twp.
- Photos of Madawaska River, the bridges across it, and the 1902 spring timber drive
- Wedding anniversaries, with photos
- Farm histories, with photos
- History of Clay Bank School and St. Georges Anglican Church at Waba
Notes:
Clay Bank Tweedsmuir Curator: Mrs. Gerald Moorhead
Tweedsmuir Committee: Mrs. Harvey Young, Mr. Athol Moorhead, Mrs. Clifford Saunders, Mrs. Ken Campbell, and Miss Viola Graham
Typist: Mrs. Ken Campbell
Publisher:
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Dates:
[ca. 1960]-[ca. 1972]
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 45.38341
    Latitude: 45.38341 Longitude: -76.4161
Creative Commons licence:
by-nc-nd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Location of Original:
Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives
Terms of Use:
For commercial use, please contact copyright holder for permission and details
Reproduction Notes:
Contact the holder of the original.
Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 

552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691

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Clay Bank WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 1


Volume 1 of 1

Clay Bank is a farming community situated in Renfrew County between Arnprior and White Lake in McNab Township. The community is along the shore of the Madawaska River. Some families mentioned are Barrie, Byrne, Campbell, Church, Cunningham, Duff, Eady, Glenn, Levi, McEwen, Moorhead, Morphy, Robbins, Robertson, Shaw, Stewart, Taylor, Van Dusen, Wallace, Watson, and Young. Besides information concerning the branch and its members, the book contains the following information:

- 1863 Walling's Map of McNab Township and upper Pakenham Township of Lanark County
- July 1854 passenger ticket on the ship Inkerman for John Stewart and his family, as well as Margaret Robertson
- History of early settlement and McNab Twp.
- Photos of Madawaska River, the bridges across it, and the 1902 spring timber drive
- Wedding anniversaries, with photos
- Farm histories, with photos
- History of Clay Bank School and St. Georges Anglican Church at Waba