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Hon. William Warren Lynch fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS083
  • Fonds

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding Hon. William Warren Lynch, including legal documents, correspondence and newspaper clippings at the time of W.W. Lynch's death in 1916.

Lynch, William Warren

Cone B. Martin fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS084
  • Fonds
  • 1871/04/01

The fonds consists of a deed from Cone B. Martin to Andrew Blake, dated April 1, 1871 at Waterloo.

Martin, Cone B.

Ebenezer Marvin fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS086
  • Fonds
  • 1791-09, 1798-09-25

The fonds consists of a record of court costs, dated September, 1791 at St. Albans as well as a letter from Samuel Willard concerning legal papers, dated September 25, 1798 at Sheldon.

Marvin, Ebenezer

Irwin Moffatt fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS087
  • Fonds
  • 1832-1858

The fonds consists of a character recommendation, County Tyrone, Ireland, dated April 12, 1832, at Batlony, a Deed from Pierce Waterman to Irwin Moffatt and James Beattie, dated March 29, 1837, at Sutton, an account of J. Carpenter & Sons, dated December 2, 1841, and a Deed from James Beattie to Irwin Moffatt, dated March 17, 1858 at Sutton.

Moffatt, Irwin

J. S. McCord fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS089
  • Fonds
  • 1827-11-01

The fonds consists of copies of three letters from Samuel Willard concerning the state of his affairs and sheriff's sale dated November 1, 1827 at Shefford.

McCord, J. S.

John McCorkill fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS090
  • Fonds
  • 1822

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding John McCorkill, including notarial copies of Deeds and a copy of an Inventory of Property.

McCorkill, John

Alexander McKinne fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS091
  • Fonds
  • 1820-06-16

The fonds consists of a certificate as Sergeant in the 4th Battalion of the Townships Militia dated June 16, 1820 at St. Armand.

McKinne, Alexander

Ephraim Nash fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS092
  • Fonds
  • 1795-1842

The fonds consists of an appointment as Deputy Land Surveyor by Samuel Holland, Surveyor General, dated July 11, 1795, at Quebec, a militia order to meet at Capt. Hall's, dated March 2, 1838, Letters Patent as surveyor, signed by Sir Charles Bagot at the Government House, Kingston, dated May 4, 1842, and five receipts from the heirs of the estate of David Wells, of Greenfield, amounting to £357-9-0, dated May 4, 1842.

Nash, Ephraim

Artimas Newton fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS093
  • Fonds
  • 1833/03/30, 1838/10/22

The fonds consists of an order to Abijah Willard for $5.75 dated March 30, 1833 at Shefford, as well as an order to pay Dr. Sewell Foster fifty dollars in neat stock dated October 22, 1838 at Stukely.

Newton, Artimas

Isaac Ogden fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS094
  • Fonds
  • [copy] 1800-10-15

The fonds consists of a copy of a letter from Samuel Willard re patents for the Townships of Stanstead and Stukely dated October 15, 1800 at Stukely.

Ogden, Isaac

Jesse Pennoyer fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS101
  • Fonds
  • 1798-05-23; 1808; 1840-07-06; 1981

The fonds consists of a photostat copy of a letter to Nathaniel Coffin, concerning settlement in the Townships, dated May 23, 1798, a letter to Mr. Vaughan regarding cleaning the outlet of Brompton Lake dated July 6, 1840 and three newspaper articles on the activities of Jesse Pennoyer and his account of military events in 1813.
Also, a printed notice, dated December 15, 1808 - Executive Council Office Quebec by His Excellency, the Governor to all Applicants petitioning for grants of Waste Lands of the Crown should go before the commissioners appointed for the purpose and take the Oaths requested by His Majesty's instruction and receive the Certificate of having so clone - twenty-five commissioners are named for Lower Canada and among those listed we find:Henry Ruiter of Potton; Philip Ruiter of Missisquoi Bay; Philip Luke of Missisquoi Bay; Calvin May of Missisquoi Bay; Jesse Pennoyer of Compton; Patrick Conroy of Compton; Leon Lalanne of Shefford; and Gilbert Hyatt of Ascot.
Also, a printed notice - A Proclamation by His Excellency Sir J.H. Craig, Gov. of L.C., strictly forbidding all persons from cutting down the White Pines, or other Timber reserved for His Majesty's use within the Townships.
Finally, a letter from Paul Darisse, regarding the service de l'arpentage, written in reply to one from Marion Phelps, B.C.H.S., Knowlton asking for information on Jesse Pennoyer -in which he encloses a copy of a list from a notebook relative to surveys for the Crown Lands listing Townships or Lands surveyed by Jesse Pennoyer, dated April 2, 1981 at Quebec.

Pennoyer, Jesse

James Pettes fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS102
  • Fonds
  • 1804 - 1886

The fonds contains primary source information regarding James Pettes, including Deeds, a Last Will and Testament and agreements.

Pettes, James

Josiah Pratt fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS105
  • Fonds
  • 1827-10-22 to 1827-12-14

The fonds consists of a statement of James Gillin before Jacob Cook, J.P, dated October 22, 1827, at Brome, a statement of Abijah Willard before Samuel Willard, J.P., dated December 1, 1827, at Shefford, a bailiff's warrant and discharge warrant, dated December 14, 1827, at Brome, and a letter to Samuel Willard, J.P., from Jacob Cook, J.P., dated December 14, 1827, at Brome.

Pratt, Josiah

Sewell family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS1068
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900]

This fonds consists of a copy of a photograph (portrait) of Sewell Scofield of Sutton Flats.

George Reed fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS107
  • Fonds
  • 1881-1891

The fonds consists of a deed from Gardner Kneeland to Hannah Arnitage, Wife of Geo. Reed, dated September 1, 1881, at Waterloo, an obligation and mortgage to Otis W. Hills, dated June 16, 1884, at Waterloo, and a commutation of interest and receipt, dated January 10, 1891, at Waterloo.

Reed, George

Hezekiah Robinson fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS108
  • Fonds
  • 1830/09/13

The fonds consists of a certificate from Rev. Richard Whitwell, as to the qualification as Magistrate, dated September 13, 1830 at Philipsburg.

Robinson, Hezekiah

Capt. John Savage fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS112
  • Fonds

The fonds contains a booklet entitled "A Sketch of the life of Captain John Savage, J.P., first settler in Shefford County, 1792.", as well as, "The early history of St. John's Church, West Shefford, Que., 1821-1921". M. O. Vaudry, M.A. Also, additional papers available on microfilm, BCHS Archives.

Savage, John

George Sheldon fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS115
  • Fonds
  • 1864/08/09, 1865/10/17

The fonds consists of a deed from John Loukes to George Sheldon, from the Township of Brome, dated August 9, 1864 at Brome and a Deed from George Sheldon to Edward Patten, from the Township of Brome, dated October 17, 1865 at Brome.

Sheldon, George

Col. Jonathan Smith fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS117
  • Fonds
  • 1798/05/07

The fonds consists of a copy of a letter from Samuel Willard regarding the separation of Jonathan Smith, Jr., and his wife, sister of Samuel Willard, dated May 7, 1798 at Sheldon.

Smith, Col. Jonathan

Artimas Stevens fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS119
  • Fonds
  • 1808/12/03

The fonds consists of an agreement by Joseph Morse to build a barn dated December 3, 1808 at Stukely.

Stevens, Artimas

Daniel Stone fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS121
  • Fonds
  • 1777-1845

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Daniel Stone, including deeds.

Stone, Daniel

Amos R. Sweet fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS124
  • Fonds
  • 1852-02-07, 1856-01-18

The fonds consists of a Deed from James Cochrane to Amos R. Sweet, for thirty-one acres and buildings theron, from the Township of Brome, dated February 7, 1852, at Brome, a Deed from William Patten to Amos R. Sweet and Gardner Henry Sweet, from the Township of Brome, dated February 7, 1852, at Brome and a Sheriff's Sale to Amos R. Sweet and Gardner H. Sweet, from the Township of Brome, dated January 18, 1856.

Sweet, Amos R.

Hezekiah Taylor fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS127
  • Fonds
  • 1789/05/07

The fonds consists of a Deed from Hezekiah Taylor to Chandler and Willard, dated May 7, 1789, at Newfane.

Taylor, Hezekiah

John Tuttle fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS132
  • Fonds
  • 1823-02-04

The fonds consists of a donation by John Tutle to Enoch Coffin French, dated February 4, 1823, at St. Hyacinthe.

Tuttle, John

David Wells fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS135
  • Fonds
  • 1803-1805

The fonds contains five receipts signed by the heirs of the estate of the late David Wells of Greenfield for their portion of the estate. There is also a memo on Oliver Wells, son of Samuel Wells, also Lorenzo, Townsend and Leonard Wells.

Wells, David

George F. Whitfield fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS137
  • Fonds

The fonds contains notes on the family of Geo. F. Whitfield, who came to Canada from Ireland in 1818, settling at Farnham in 1829.

Whitfield, George F.

Cyrena Whitney fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS140
  • Fonds
  • 1876/05/20

The fonds consists of an obligation and mortgage to Dr. Wm. A. Gilmour dated May 20, 1876 at Knowlton.

Whitney, Cyrena

Almus A. Knowlton fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS143
  • Fonds
  • 1845-1868

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Almus A. Knowlton. The fonds contains the following series: Correspondence (1861); Account Books (1845-1854); Business Papers (1861-1868).

Knowlton, Almus A.

Ezekial Knowlton fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS145
  • Fonds
  • 1790-1823

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Ezekial Knowlton. The fonds contains the following series: Correspondence (1790-1820); Business and Legal Papers (1798-1823).

Knowlton, Ezekial

Lee Knowlton fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS146
  • Fonds
  • 1850-1853

The fonds consists of a Power of Attorney re estate of Rosetta Knowlton from Caroline and Mary W. Frost to Lee Knowlton, dated November 20, 1850, at Medina, Ohio, a Power of Attorney regarding the Estate of Rosetta Knowlton from Matilda Frost, Harriet Frost and William Frost, dated August 31, 1852, at Lowell, a Power of Attorney as under date of August 31, 1852, dated May 12, 1853, at Lowell, a Power of Attorney by Caroline Frost to Lee Knowlton regarding the Estate of Rosetta Knowlton, dated June 12, 1853, at Harrisville, a letter from Lee Knowlton to Brush & Cantwell, attorneys, enclosing attorney forms, dated August 31, 1853, at Magog, and a letter from Lee Knowlton to his attorney regarding the Estate, dated November 11, 1853, at Magog.

Knowlton, Lee

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