Johnstown District, Bathurst District and Carleton County, Ontario, Canada
(Parts included in the the City of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
also the Richmond (1818), Lanark (1820) and Perth Military Settlements (1816)



September 19, 2009:

This page will document the evolution of districts, counties and townships in the Ottawa area.
More text to come.
... Al

The Eastern, Johnstown and Midland Districts, c. 1800 Map Source: Upper Canada: The Formative Years, 1784-1841, by Gerald M. Craig McClelland and Stewart, ISBN 0-7710-2311-1, page 45. Johnstown District Map, Upper Canada, c. 1800

Bathurst District Map, Upper Canada

Carleton County - Yes
Map of Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, in 1879 Sources: (1) Belden's 1879 Atlas of Carleton County (Hardcopy Version) (2) Digital Version by McGill University 1879 Map of Carleton County, Ontario, Canada



July 16, 2010: Happy Birthday to my sister, Arlene!
Map Source: Online Version of "Once Upon a Country Lane", (Appendix "A") 1837 Map of Carleton County, Ontario, Canada

September 26, 2011
Map of Military Settlements in Eastern Upper Canada, 1816-1820 Source: Map appears in Perth: Tradition and Style in Eastern Ontario, by A. Larry Turner, page 12 Original Map is in the National Map Collection at Library and Archives Canada, #15,712 Map of Military Settlements in Upper Canada



New November 11, 2015: Here is an important map showing all of the townships in Carleton County in 1863. Note: find your township on the map, then ZOOM IN several times to locate your ancestors. ... Al

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