Perth County Branch

Ontario Genealogical Society

24 St.Andrew Street Stratford ON
N5A 1A3
. perthcountyogs@gmail.com

RESOURCES BY TOWNSHIP


  • FULLARTON TOWNSHIP RESOURCES

  • ASSESSMENT RECORDS:
    -1836,1842-1848 on microfilm
    *1836-1842 available hard copy from Perth OGS $3.50 or $5.00 mail
    NEW!1842-1848 Index available from Perth OGS; 22pages pick up $3.00 Mail $5.00
    -1900-1970 assessment books at Mitchell
    -1857 alphabetical index available Perth OGS $1.00 or $2.00 mail

  • COUNCIL MINUTES and BYLAWS:
    *available in Mitchell Archives

  • CEMETERY RECORDS:
    -Bethel Munro Line 26 Con 7 Lot 26
    -Carlingford Union Line 26 Con 6 Lot 8
    -Fullarton Evangelical Line 32 Con 3 Lot 5
    -Fullarton United Line 24 Con 8 Lot 22
    -MacDougald Family Plot Line 20 Con 8 Lot14
    -Porteous Family Plot W. Mitchell Rd. Lot 18
    -Rogers Family Plot W. Mitchell Rd. Lot 24
    -Roys Pres/United Line 20 W. Thames Rd. Lot 31
    -Trinity Anglican Blanshard St. Mitchell
    -Woodland Methodist Line 32 Mitchell
    *All cemeteries transcribed and available for research in Stratford and Mitchell.
    *Transcriptions also available for sale from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices.

  • CENSUS RECORDS:
    -1842 Population returns on microfilm all Archives branches.
    *Hard copy also available from Perth OGS $3.50 and $5.00 mail
    -1848,1850 Head of House on microfilm all branches of Archives.
    -1851-1901 microfilm.
    *Head of House and spouse indexes available from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices.

  • CHURCH RECORDS:
    -1858-1869 Marriage Register Index available all branches
    *Original registration microfilm in Stratford
    -1852-1859 BMD Perth Co. Index by D.Walker available all Branches
    -1869-1873 Marriage Registration Index by J.Stewart all branches.
    -Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms Vol.1-4 microfilm. Index available from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices of Index and 200pp publication.
    Carlingford Methodist
    Minutes of Congregation 1885-1900
    Session Reports 1892-1925
    Treasurer's Book 1902-1960

    Fullarton Circuit Records *Inquire at Mitchell Archives for availability

  • HISTORY BOOKS:
    -Under the Bridges Fullarton History 1842-1997 $75.
    *available at Stratford and Mitchell Archives.
    -Fullarton Village History ( out of print)
    -Fullarton by Vera McNichol ( out of print)
    -A Place Called Motherwell (Out of Print)
    -Perth County 1825-1902 ( out of print)
    -Perth County to 1967 $20. available all branches of Archives
    -Perth County 1879 Atlas ( out of print)
    -Perth County 1982 Atlas $80. available Stratford & Listowel
    -Paths of History Perth & Huron ( out of print)
    *All out of print books available for research at Stratford and Mitchell Archives branches

  • NEWSPAPER RECORDS:
    -Stratford Weekly Beacon 1855-1890's microfilm
    -Stratford Weekly Herald 1887-1890's microfilm
    -Stratford Times 1876-1894 microfilm
    -Stratford Daily Beacon 1887-1923 microfilm
    -Stratford Daily Herald 1887-1923 microfilm
    -Stratford Beacon Herald 1923-1999 microfilm
    -Mitchell Advocate 1860-1876 some issues microfilm
    -Mitchell Recorder 1877-1879 some issues microfilm
    -Mitchell Advocate 1919-1990's microfilm

    *All Stratford papers on microfilm at Stratford Archives. Also Mitchell papers on microfilm in Stratford and Mitchell.
    *Stratford papers indexed to 1890's in Stratford.
    *Mitchell papers partially indexed in Mitchell only.

    *Bur-Mor publications indexes of pre 1900 Stratford and Mitchell papers available at both branches

    *Mitchell Archives has clipping files of Mitchell papers 1984-present

    *Numerous family histories are on file in Mitchell for local families.

  • ONTARIO VITAL STATISTICS:
    Indexes of registrations are on microfilm and available in Stratford and Listowel as follows:
    Births 1914 Marriages 1929 Deaths 1939

  • TOWNSHIP PAPERS:
    -Fullarton original applications are on microfilm at the Stratford Archives. "NEW" A printed Index is now available on the Publication page. It is 3 pages long and is available for $1.00 pick up or $2.00 by mail from the Perth O.G.S..

  • TWEEDSMUIR HISTORY BOOKS:
    -Carlingford W.I. microfilm at Mitchell
    -Fullarton Village W. I. on microfilm and hard copy (now disbanded)
    -Glengowrie W.I. microfilm at Mitchell
    -Gould's W.I. microfilm and hard copy at Mitchell

    *Tweedsmuir books usually include brief farm histories submitted by members.

    Stratford-Perth Archives, Mitchell Branch
    Medical Centre
    7-D Frances St.,
    Mitchell ON General Delivery
    NOK 1N0
    519-348-8817

    Mitchell branch is open Wed.& Thurs. 1-5 p.m. Fri.9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Closed all statutory holidays.
    A research fee of $5.00 per day or $20. yearly in effect for non Perth County residents and is valid at all three branches.

    Keep watching for future updates of Fullarton resources.

    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.

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    Revised 8th August, 2011