Perth County Branch
Ontario Genealogical Society24 St.Andrew Street Stratford ON
RESOURCES BY TOWNSHIP
ELLICE TOWNSHIP RESOURCES
-1842 on microfilm at all branches of Stratford Perth Archives
-1852-1976 hard copy available in Stratford only
-1852 & 1853 Alphabetical Index available through Perth OGS $1.50 or $3.50 mail
-1852-1861,1864-1873,1877-1888, 1889-1897 microfilm available at Stratford Archives
-1862,1874-1876,1894,1898-1899 microfilm at Stratford Archives
-available at Stratford Perth Archives on microfilm 1842-1885
-First St. Johns Lutheran Seebachs Hill
-St. James Anglican Mornington St., Stratford
-Second St. Johns Lutheran Wartburg Line 42 Con 7 Lot 21
-St. Josephs RC Road 122 O'Loane Ave, Stratford
-St. Patricks RC Kinkora Line 42 Con 6 Lot 31
-St. Pauls Lutheran Moserville Line 49 Con 12 Lot 16
-Zion United Rostock Line 46 Con 10 Lot 21
*All cemetery transcriptions are available for research at Stratford Archives. All transcriptions are
available for purchase from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices.
*Some burial records are available at Stratford for all churches except St. Patricks Kinkora which is
available on microfilm from the LDS Church in Salt Lake City or on indefinite loan from London
-1842 Population Returns on microfilm all branches of Archives
*Also available in print from Perth OGS $3.50 and $5.00 mail
-1848 & 1850 Heads of House on microfilm all branches of Archives
-1851-1901 microfilm at all branches of Archives
*Most have alphabetical index Head of House and spouse available from Perth OGS.
-See publication list for prices.
NEW!1891 Census Index - 18 pages - See Publication list for pricing
NEW!1901 Census Index - 19 pages - See publication list for prices.
-1858-1869 Marriage Register Index available all branches
-Microfilm of original returns available at Stratford
-1852-1859 BMD Perth returns index by D. Walker available all branches
-1869-1873 Marriage Registrations Index by J.Stewart at all branches
-Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms Vol 1-4 microfilm. Index available from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices of Index and 200pp publication.
- First St. Johns Lutheran Seebachs Hill
- Kirchen Register 1847-1853,1853-1888
- Marriages 1857-1879, 1867-1887
- General Register 1888-1991
- Minute Books 1859-1884,1886-1894,1905-1927,1927-1943
- Second St. Johns Lutheran Wartburg
- Kirchenbuch 1858-1996
- St. Pauls Lutheran Moserville
- Kirchenbuch 1867-1891, 1892-1921
- Marriages 1896-1933, 1934-1980
- Burial Permits 1920'2-1960's , Burials 1923-1972
- Record Book 1892-1922 History 1868 65th Anniversary 1927
- Minute Books 1880-1894, 1894-1927
- Zion Evangelical Rostock
- Mission Register 1871-1920
- Church Record Book 1959
All of above church records are photocopied and available at Stratford Archives. Some originals
are also available for limited use.
-Echoes of Ellice History of Ellice Twp 1827-1997
(out of print but a few available. Contact Stratford Archives for availability)
-Ellice by Vera McNichol ( out of print)
-History of Perth County 1825-1902 ( out of print)
-History of Perth County to 1967 $ 20. available all Archives branches
-Perth 1879 Historical Atlas ( out of print)
-Perth County 1982 Atlas $80. available at Stratford Archives
-Paths of History in Perth & Huron ( out of print)
*All out of print books available for research at Stratford Archives. Most also at other branches
-Stratford Weekly Beacon 1855-1890's microfilm
-Daily Beacon 1887-1923 microfilm
-Daily Herald 1887-1923 microfilm
-Stratford Beacon Herald 1923-1999 microfilm
*Beacon and Herald indexed to 1890's in Stratford only. Post 1999 microfilm at Stratford Public
Library for two years then released to Stratford Archives
-Mitchell Advocate 1860-1876 microfilm some issues only
-Mitchell Advocate 1921-1990's microfilm
-Mitchell Recorder 1871-79 microfilm
*Mitchell microfilms available Stratford and Mitchell branches of Archives.
*Indexes only in Mitchell
-Atwood Bee 1890-1923 microfilm at Stratford & Listowel Archives
*Atwood Bee indexed to 1918 in Stratford and complete in Listowel
*Bur-Mor Publications indexes are also available for early issues at all Archives branches
Over 500 family histories are available at Stratford for local families.ONTARIO VITAL STATISTICS:
All currently released indexes are on microfilms at the Stratford & Listowel Archives
Births 1914 Marriages 1929 Deaths 1939
-Ellice applications on microfilm at all Archives branches. No index.
-Wartburg W .I .Scrapbook hard copy at Stratford Archives
-Gadshill W.I. Kuhryville W.I.
*Tweedsmuir books usually include brief farm histories submitted by members.
Stratford Perth Archives
24 St. Andrew St.,
THE HOURS OUR LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE FOR RESEARCHING IS THE SAME AS FOR THE STRATFORD-PERTH ARCHIVES
April 4, 2011 - September 30, 2011
Monday thru Saturday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Note: Closed 12 -1 on Saturdays
October 3, 2011 - March 30, 2012
Monday thru Friday: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday – by appointment
Weekday mornings including Saturdays and Wednesdays 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm available by appointment
A research fee of $5.00 daily or $20. yearly in effect for non-Perth County
residents and is valid in all three branches.
*Watch for updates to these Ellice Twsp pages
The Branch is indebted to Past Chair, Lynda Greve, for her painstaking work, in assembling
ALL of these references by Township.
May we suggest that you use these, by printing the page that can then be used
as a check list in your research.
Revised 8th August, 2011