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1796-1856

The file contains a statement by Abijah Willard as agent of the Dunn Estate re the complaint of S. Blake and a bound photostat copy of the agreement between the Hon. Thomas Dunn and associates, 24 pages, dated August 30, 1796.

1823

The file consists of a memo of road taxes on land belonging to the heirs of the late Thomas Dunn dated January 2, 1823 at Stukely.

1820

The file consists of a list and number of lots in the Township of Stukely belonging to the heirs of the late Thomas Dunn dated March 11, 1820 at Shefford.

1802

Notice (handwritten) to all persons indebted to Hon. Thomas Dunn on Seigneury of St. Armand and Dunham to make payments without delay to the subscriber Philip Ruiter, Agent, or actions will be commenced.

1796

Written "Letters Patent" for Dunham Township (pages missing but does give most of the Grantees with Lots assigned).

1801

The file consists of a Deed to James Pettes for land in the Township of Dunham dated June 26, 1801 at St. Armand.

1792

The file consists of a Deed to Abraham Hyatt of two hundred acres in the Seigniory of St. Armand at Missisquoi Bay.

George G. Foster

Printed portrait of George G. Foster with political campaign slogan at the back: "What's the matter with Brome County being represented in Parliament by a Brome Boy?"

Iron Hill People Album 1

This file consists of the Iron Hill People album 1. It contains photographs from multiple families who resided in the village of Iron Hill.

Ernest Fleury fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS212
  • Fonds
  • 1801-1952

The fonds contains primary and secondary source documents related to Ernest Fleury (1860-1953), private and public notary, who practiced in Knowlton, including personal and professional papers, and a photo album that belonged to her daughter Juliette Fleury, where we see Ernest Fleury on many photographs.

Textual Records

The series contains primary and secondary source textual records relating to the Bancroft family, including various Bancroft genealogy documents, "The Ornament of Great Price - A Sermon-Memoir of Mrs. Harriet Bancroft Cutler", an Oath of Office of C.D. Bancroft and correspondence.

Hon. Christopher Dunkin fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS003
  • Fonds
  • 1795-1869

The fonds consists of primary source information regarding the Hon. Christopher Dunkin, including correspondence, admission cards and certificates of births and marriages.

Dunkin, Christopher

Mills Family Album

This file consists of a Mills family album, with an inscription inside: "Mother's album. Dave". It was the album of Elizabeth (Betsy) Rea (1834-1865), who was married in Montreal to James Mills Jr (1831-1903). They had three children: David Bloss, James Clawson and Robert Emefer. Many of the photos were quickly identified by David, helping us get acquainted with many relatives.

Mills family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS787
  • Fonds
  • 1857-1960

The fonds consists of primary and secondary source information regarding the Mills family.

Textual records

The series consists of primary and secondary source documents relating to the Mitchell family, including genealogical correspondence mentioning the George Mitchell and Jane Armstrong descendants, a sketch of Thomas Mitchell, and a note book written by Homer Acton Mitchell.

Mitchell family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS789
  • Fonds
  • [187?-1950]

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding the Mitchell family.

Family Photographs

The series consists of photographs relating to the Mitchell family, including some Hagan family members.

The Mizener family

Portrait of three generations of Mizeners. The older couple are Mr. and Mrs Martin Mizener of West Bolton. She was Maria Ware. The younger couple is Mr. and Mrs. Frank Mizener, son of above. She was May Lawson. Their children are Lester at back, George and Rupert Mizener, seated. Frank Mizeners lived on the Cross road. They were great friends of Hiram and Minnie Phelps. Hiram and Frank played at dances.

Capt. Eli W. Hall fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS268
  • Fonds
  • 1887-01-12-1889-02-15

The fonds contains primary source documents relating to Captain Eli W. Hall of East Farnham. The documents consists of two invitations addressed to Captain E.W. Hall and Ladies, to attend annual ball ceremonies in Sweetsburg.

Eli Wanton Hall

Textual records

The series consists of primary and secondary source documents relating to the Mills family, including Moses and Edson Mills, and William Mills of Knowlton Landing (Bolton).

Dining Room at Ripplecove Inn

Item is a postcard of the dining room, with view on Lake Massawippi, at the Ripplecove Inn in Ayer’s Cliff, taken around 1980.

1830

The file consists of a copy of a letter from Samuel Willard re the Dunn Estate dated February 12, 1830 at Stukely.

Photographs

The series contains photographs relating to the Shufelt families that lived mostly in Brome County. Some of them were originally kept in a family photo album.

Family photographs

The series consists of photographs of Pettes family members, including two photo albums from the Pettes-Sweet and Pettes-Brown families, loose and framed photographs relating to Jeremiah and Nathaniel Pettes' families.

Family photographs

The series consists of photographs and printed souvenirs relating to the Boright families of Sutton, Mansonville, Waterloo and Warden. There are some rare tintypes in this collection.

Greene family fonds

  • CA BCHS BCHS614
  • Fonds
  • [187?-191?]

The fonds consists of primary and secondary source documents relating to the Greene family of South Bolton.

Photographs

The series consists of photographs relating to the Greene family of South Bolton.

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