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  • Photograph of Harris Featherston and Mary Jane (Mae)
        This photograph depicts Harris Featherston and Mary Jane (Mae) on their wedding day in Cuthbertson on September 21, 1921. The original photograph was provided by Barbara Plant (Featherston) during a Scan & Share Day event held at the Onondaga Hall on February 11, 2012.
      This photograph depicts Harris Featherston and Mary Jane (Mae) on their wedding ...
  • Featherston Family Photo
        This photograph depicts Charlotte and Thomas Featherston with their three sons, (left to right): Reginald Wm. Garland, Harris Edward, and Otto. Another son Walter passed away at age of 15 months. The picture was taken just prior to Harris going overseas in 1916. He served at the 4th C.M.R. as ...
      This photograph depicts Charlotte and Thomas Featherston with their three sons, (left ...
  • The Militia Stood Alone
        This book examines an important event in the early history of Oakland Township of the County of Brant: the Battle at Malcolm's Mills. This battle took place on November 6, 1814 and was the final battle fought on Canadian soil during the war of 1812. In October 1814, an invading ...
      This book examines an important event in the early history of Oakland ...
  • 125th Overseas Battalion, C.E.F., in Brantford
        This photograph shows the 125th Overseas Battalion, the "Brants", lined up in Brantford. This was the overseas battalion of the 38th Regiment Dufferin Rifles, based in Brantford. It sailed overseas to fight in World War I. The battalion was based in Brantford, but had members from across the County of ...
      This photograph shows the 125th Overseas Battalion, the "Brants", lined up in ...
  • View of the Burford Armoury, c. 1906-1908
        This photo shows the Burford Armoury, c. 1906-1908.
      This photo shows the Burford Armoury, c. 1906-1908.
  • Second World War Veterans from Burford Township
        This record is a compilation of photographs of Burford Township residents who served for the Canadian military during the Second World War. Those photographed are Karl McEwan, Edith Ryder, Joe Stefan, Frank Barnes, Kenneth Reavely, George Clement, Pansy Clement, Norman Tighe, George Hanson, Alice Hanson, George Luckhurst, Annie Stefan, Alex ...
      This record is a compilation of photographs of Burford Township residents who ...
  • Burford War Memorial
        Dedication Plaque: In Grateful Tribute to the men and women of Burford Township who made the Supreme Sacrifice in the Defence of their Country "at the going down of the sun and in the morning we shall remember them" erected by the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 543 dedicated June 11, ...
      Dedication Plaque: In Grateful Tribute to the men and women of Burford ...
  • Cyril Cousins and Albert Johnston
        Back: Old friends who boarded at Aunt Janes Cyril Cousins Centre Albert Johnston right
      Back: Old friends who boarded at Aunt Janes Cyril Cousins Centre Albert ...
  • Letter Written by A K Yates
        This item is a letter dated August 16, 1945 written by A K Yates to a cousin which contains a response to being invited to a get together planned by John Yates as well as some background information regarding a relative.
      This item is a letter dated August 16, 1945 written by A ...
  • Mary Miller Photo
        This is a black and white photograph of Mary Miller circa 1940 in her Canadian Army Medical Corps uniform. She is standing outdoors in front of a wooden fence, with a field and trees in the background. Mary Miller was the seventh of eight children of Franklin and Ella Miller.
      This is a black and white photograph of Mary Miller circa 1940 ...
  • Jull House/Robinson Funeral Home
        Summary The house was owned by the Jull family from 1904 until the late 1930s when it was purchased by Mr. And Mrs. Clare Robinson. It was used as small apartments for airmen training at the Brantford airport during the Second World War. Following the War, the house underwent significant ...
      Summary The house was owned by the Jull family from 1904 until ...
  • Herons and Cobblestones: A History of Five Oaks and the Bethel Area of Brantford Township, County of Brant
        This 2003 book was created by the Grand River Heritage Mines Society in celebration of its tenth anniversary. It documents the history of the Five Oaks and Bethel areas of Brantford Township both before and after European settlement, including documentation of the area's numerous mines. One chapter is devoted to ...
      This 2003 book was created by the Grand River Heritage Mines Society ...
  • Oakland Township: Two Hundred Years - Volume 1
        This book documents the history of Oakland Township, written for its bicentennial. In nearly 2000 pages it documents the Township's history in very great detail, providing information on a variety of aspects of Township life. It is divided into five volumes, the final two made up of two parts each. ...
      This book documents the history of Oakland Township, written for its bicentennial. ...
  • Oakland Township: Two Hundred Years - Volume 4 (Part II)
        This book documents the history of Oakland Township, written for its bicentennial. In nearly 2000 pages it documents the Township's history in very great detail, providing information on a variety of aspects of Township life. It is divided into five volumes, the final two made up of two parts each. ...
      This book documents the history of Oakland Township, written for its bicentennial. ...
  • Oakland Township: Two Hundred Years - Volume 5 (Part I)
        This book documents the history of Oakland Township, written for its bicentennial. In nearly 2000 pages it documents the Township's history in very great detail, providing information on a variety of aspects of Township life. It is divided into five volumes, the final two made up of two parts each. ...
      This book documents the history of Oakland Township, written for its bicentennial. ...
  • Chatterson family history
        This binder contains the family history of the Chatterson family, as compiled by Helen Mulligan. It also contains many original historical photos of the Chatterson family and relatives. This collection can be downloaded as an Adobe Acrobat Reader .PDF file! Click on the link underneath the picture to the right. ...
      This binder contains the family history of the Chatterson family, as compiled ...
  • Paris-Burford Rough Riders in front of Roller Mills
        (On original matting) ROUGH RIDERS In front of Meldrum's mill, where the great fire broke out in 1900.
      (On original matting) ROUGH RIDERS In front of Meldrum's mill, where the ...
  • The History of the County of Brant
        This 1883 history book documents the history, people, and places of the County of Brant as it existed then. In addition to its historical sections, it includes a section of portraits of notable locals, some of whom were still alive at the time. "County of Brant" is used to refer ...
      This 1883 history book documents the history, people, and places of the ...
  • Burford's Royal Occasions by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 7 Dec 1977     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This set of clippings contains the three-part article Burford's Royal Occasions, which ran between December 7, 1977 and January 4, 1978. It describes a variety of ...
    Robertson, Mel, 7 Dec 1977   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • Hymns Across the Plains by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 16 Jul 1975     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This clipping contains parts two to seven of the article Hymns Across the Plains, from 1975. It describes the histories of the various churches of the ...
    Robertson, Mel, 16 Jul 1975   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
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Military History of the County of Brant


This group contains records found in the Digital Historical Collection which pertain to the County's military heritage.