Brant County Pioneer History


Brant County Map circa 1880

Brant County Map circa 1950

Tuscarora Township Pioneer Settler Map 1840

Brant County Townships, Towns and Villages  Townships of Burford, Oakland, South Dumfries, Onondaga, Tuscarora, Oakland, Brantford, Town of Brantford, Town of Paris, Villages of Bishop's Gate, Cainsville, Claremont, Glenmorris, Harrisburgh, Kelvin, Middleport, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, Newport, Oakland, Onondaga, Scotland, St.George.

Brantford County South Electoral Map 1895

Brantford County North Electoral Map 1895

The Life of Captain Joseph Brant

The Six Nations Indians

Brantford township settlers 1865

Burford township settlers 1865

Oakland township settlers 1865

Onondaga township settlers 1867

South Dumfries township settlers 1865

Tuscarora Township Map 1875

Tuscarora township settlers 1865

Tuscarora Indian reserve circa 1899

Brantford town and environs circa 1873

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Historical Visits to Ontario Villages and Towns  Take a trip back in time to the late 19th century and explore the towns and villages where your ancestors lived, loved, laboured, laughed and played.

Ontario Images of the Past   Thousands of Images of City, Town, Village and Country Life

Ontario Land Registry Records Research Thousands of your ancestors and where they lived (including Brant County) in Ontario - Updated March 9, 2017


Upper Canada (Ontario) Newspaper Notices Database Created December, 2011


Ontario (Upper Canada) History and Pioneer Family Research Created April 1, 2011

Queen's Own Rifles - Old Photos of Members Created April 8, 2011

Upper Canada District Maps (Circa 1800) Created April 26, 2011

Upper Canada (Ontario) History Books On-Line Index

Ontario County Directories Victoria, Haliburton, Hastings, Peterborough, Durham, Northumberland, Muskoka, and Old Ontario County


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  Ontario Genealogy Historical Newspaper Collection  Historical Newspaper Files from various regions of Ontario 

NEWSPAPER Genealogical and Historical Records - Thousands of entries


  Ontario (Upper Canada) Map Collection  Great site for locating your ancestors in Ontario

Ontario Genealogy Postcard Site - Great old-time landscape views


  Upper Canada and Ontario CRIMINAL Database 


Ontario Genealogy Database Index Site 400 000 Genealogy Records Indexed


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