8 Jan. 2016
Civilian Settlers, Surname A
Abbott, Francis 1785-1870 b. Ireland
Wife Dagg, Jane 1798-1853 b. Ireland
Anderson, John Con. 4, Lot 2W 24 Oct 1821
John and wife both born c1773 Scotland
Argue, George Con. 11, Lot 22W 10 Jun 1828
b.c 1774-1848; wife Mary bc1779-1863
both born Co. Cavan. Ref; Farms & Families
Argue, William Con. 11, Lot 12E 14 Jun 1828
Son of George. b 10 Sep 1804, Co. Cavan
d. 16 Jun 1875. To Canada 1822.
Settled Goulbourn Twp. m. Marg't Smith 1825
Atkinson, Henry Ref; Goulbourn Census 1820
(Old Lib. # G60 & G288)
Note. There are more settlers with little data.
Will add later.
200th Anniversary, Lanark County also named,
Perth Military Settlement 1816+
They have published a calendar for 2016.
Started the year off by ringing Church Bells; and
On 21 Jan at the Perth Legion, the Perth & District
Historical Society are having a presentation by
Ken Watson, "Finding the Settlers Trail"