Fonds 77-029 - Canada. 1871 Peterborough County Census

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Canada. 1871 Peterborough County Census

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  • 15 Dec. 1975 (Reproduction)
    Canada. Peterborough County Census.

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4 microfilm reels.

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The microfilms are copies of the decennial nominal census for Peterborough County from 1871. The microfilm also includes census records for parts of Northumberland East, Prince Edward and Hastings Counties. Genealogical resource.

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The microfilm copies of the census records were purchased from the National Archives of Canada (now Library and Archives Canada).


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The original records are located at Library and Archives Canada.

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For related records see: 77-028, 83-007, 86-026, and 93-024.


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Microfilm. Set 20.


1871 Census

Reel 1 (P.A.C. film #C-0086):

  1. Northumberland East County
    Percy Township
    Seymour Township

  2. Peterborough West County
    Monaghan South Township
    Monaghan North Township
    Peterborough town
    Smith Township

Reel 2 (P.A.C. film #C-9987):

  1. Peterborough West County
    Smith Township
    Ennismore Township

  2. Peterborough East County
    Otonabee Township
    Ashburnham Village
    Douro Township

Reel 3 (P.A.C. film #C-9988):

  1. Peterborough East County
    Douro Township
    Asphodel Township
    Dummer Township
    Belmont Township
    Methuen Township

  2. Peterborough North County
    Harvey Township
    Galway Township
    Cavendish Township
    Chandos Township
    Anstruther Township
    Cardiff Township
    Burleigh Township
    Monmouth Township
    Snowden Township
    Glamorgan Township
    Minden Township
    Stanhope Township
    Sherborne Township

Reel 4 (P.A.C. film #C-9989):

  1. Peterborough North County
    Guilford Township
    Harcourt Township
    Harburn Township
    Dysart Township
    Dudley Township
    Bruton Township

  2. Prince Edward County
    Hillier Township
    Wellington Village
    Hallowel Township
    Picton town

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