German settlement in Hay Township and area

We are looking for someone who can present on the German settlements in Huron County. Are you well versed in how and why these groups came to Huron County? Do you know someone who is? Please contact huronchair@ogs.on.ca

Searchable Name index is here!

We now have a Master Name Index for Huron County in Resources tab! We have started with over 100,000 names in our cemetery indexes. This is just the beginning. We have had volunteers working on indexing the church records on our Huron Member’s site and those indexes will be added in a few months. We hope to add the indexes from the older local histories by the fall. This will be an ongoing project! If you have some time to […]

Resources – Church Histories

Religion played a major role in settlers lives – often the largest part of gatherings and outreach available. We are scanning the church histories we have on our library shelves. We welcome any scanned church histories you might have – or if you would lend one to us for scanning, we will scan and post. We are grateful to The London Diocese Archives for sharing their Huron church histories and photos – please know these are courtesy and copyright of […]

Resources – Explore Maps

Searchable – 1879 Beldon Atlas map for Huron First Nations Treaties Map 1850 Map of West Canada Huron Co Townships & major towns (1866-1998) Huron Co Cemeteries with GPS locations & pictures Map showing locations of villages from past Topographical  map – current – showing where Lot & Concessions are located