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Charles Kathan fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS074
  • Fonds
  • 1844/04/21

The fonds consists of a letter from his daughter regarding family news, dated April 21, 1844 at Alexandria.

Kathan, Charles

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Eaton Township fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS156
  • Fonds
  • 1792/04/30, 1972/06/20

The fonds consists of a copy of a Petition of Josiah Sawyer and Associated for the Township of Eaton, with list of Applicants, dated April 30, 1792 at Quebec and an order for survey and report signed by Samuel Holland, Surveyor General, that it has been completed, dated June 20, 1792 at Quebec.

Eaton Township

Hatley Township fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS158
  • Fonds
  • 1797-1816

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding the Township of Hatley, including a letter of attorney and a Deed.

Hatley Township

Hinchinbrook Township fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS160
  • Fonds
  • 1975, 1797/10/04, 1797/12/20

The fonds consists of an extract from Minutes of Council ordering that William Waller have Lot No. 17 in the third Concession, a memorial of William Waller for an order to take the oath for Lot. No. 17 at October 4, 1797 at Quebec and a report of a committee of the whole Council on the Petition of William Waller dated December 20, 1797 at Quebec.

Hinchinbrook Township

Compton County fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS171
  • Fonds

The file consists of a newspaper article entitled "A Memoir of the Rev. Joseph Badger, who came to Compton in 1802".

Compton County

Drummond County fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS172
  • Fonds

The file consists of a newspaper article entitled "Early settlement days in Drummond County".

Drummond County

Farnham fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS182
  • Fonds

The file consists of several pages of notes prepared by the late Judge McCorkill concerning early settlement, many of which are in French.

Farnham

Skinner family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS945
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1910, 1916]

The fonds contains secondary source information regarding the Skinner family, including Family Charts of Thomas Skinner (b. 1731).

Arms family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS370
  • Fonds

The fonds contains primary and secondary source infromation regarding the Arms family, including various biographical and historical information regarding the family as well as correspondence with the BCHS.

Armstrong family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS371
  • Fonds

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding the Armstrong family, including correspondence and family genealogy as well as a photograph of Mrs. William Armstrong.

Arthur family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS372
  • Fonds

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding the Arthur family, including correspondence from members of the Arthur family.

Volney Gilmore Atwell fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS373
  • Fonds

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding the Atwell family, including information on the death of Volney Gilmore Atwell as well as a photograph of Volney G. Atwell's Saw Mill in Mansonville.

Fonds Maison de jeunes de Coaticook Inc.

  • CA SHC F034
  • Fonds
  • 1983, 2003

Fonds illustrates the establishment and administration of the Maison de jeunes de Coaticook Inc., a youth centre, in Coaticook in 1983. It is also a source of information on the celebration of the organisations 20th anniversary in 2003. It consists of correspondence, rules and regulations, agendas, a contract, a proposal, fund-raising activities, and a preliminary budget.

Maison de jeunes de Coaticook Inc.

Collection Clément de Laat

  • CA SHC C027
  • Collection
  • [194-?], 1978

Collection contains a photograph of the first Festival du lait de Coaticook in 1978 and a business card for Dixville Taxi Omer Goyette.

Fonds Canadian Celanese of Coaticook

  • CA SHC F028
  • Fonds
  • 1956-2005

Fonds presents information on the Canadian Celanese factory in Coaticook, particularly on the employees and the process of the factory’s closure, from 1956 to 2005. It consists of mainly of correspondence, employee lists, collective agreements, press clippings, and reproduced photographs. The fonds is composed of the following series: Le Syndicat des salariés de Celanese de Coaticook, Human resources, Closure of the Celanese, Procedures, Reunion of employees of the Coaticook Celanese, and History.

Canadian Celanese. Coaticook

Knowlton family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS007
  • Fonds

The fonds contains primary and secondary souce information regarding the Knowlton Family. The fonds contains the following series: Ralph F. Knowlton (5 textual records); Knowlton Family Miscellaneous (1) (8 textual records); Knowlton Family Miscellaneous (2) (13 textual records); Knowlton Family Miscellaneous Photo (1 photograph); Knowlton's from Stukely (20 textual records); Knowlton's from Stukely Photo (1 photograph); Knowlton's from Knowlton (24 textual records); and Knowlton's from Knowlton Photos (2 photographs); Knowlton Family Photographs (ca. 2500 photographs).

Knowlton Family

A.H. Armour & Co. fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS008
  • Fonds
  • 1832 - 1837

The fonds contains primary source information regarding A.H. Armour & Co., including correspondence and a receipt.

A.H. Armour & Co.

Daniel Bigelow fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS015
  • Fonds
  • 1795 - 1796

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Daniel Bigelow, including correspondence with Samuel Willard.The fonds consists of part of a letter from Samuel Willard regarding an estate (1796?) and a copy of a letter from S. Willard regarding an estate dated February 29, 1796 at Quebec.

Bigelow, Daniel

Henry Church fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS021
  • Fonds
  • 1832, 1837

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Henry Church, including Deeds.

Church, Henry

Hon. John Collins fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS023
  • Fonds
  • 1793-07-16

The fonds consists of a receipt for £4 account for Miss Patterson's board, dated July 16, 1793 at Sans Bruit.

Collins, Hon. John

Joseph Coolidge fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS024
  • Fonds
  • 1790-02-09

The fonds consists of a statement of account and receipt, dated February 9, 1790 at Boston.

Coolidge, Joseph

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