Articles  etc.





Vernon’s Directory



North Fredericksburgh

South Fredericksburgh


Pioneer Life Among the Loyalists

in Upper Canada

W. S. Herrington 1915


Old-Time Records by Thos. W. Casey


The Early Lutherans

Their First Churches & Members

From the Napanee Beaver July 14 1899


Times & Incidents Sixty Years Ago

From the Napanee Beaver Dec 1 1899


Some Patriotic and Plucky Pioneers

From the Napanee Beaver Dec 29 1899


Some Old Bell Family Documents

From the Napanee Beaver Feb 23 1900


More Early District Court Records

From the Napanee Beaver July 20 1900


The Adolphustown UEL Burying Ground

From the Napanee Beaver Aug 24 1900


The Midland District Sixty-One Years Ago

From the Napanee Beaver Sept 7 1900


Early Marriages and Marriage Laws

From the Napanee Beaver 1900


An Old Lennox Boy’s Reminiscences

From the Napanee Beaver May 3 1901


The Early Ruttan Families

From the Napanee Beaver June 28 1901


More Old Adolphustown Pioneers

From the Napanee Beaver Aug 30 1901


Col James Rogers of Fredericksburgh and Descendants

From the Napanee Beaver Sept 27 1901


The Emburys and Early Methodism – Some Members of the  Canadian Family

From the Napanee Beaver Oct 11 1901


More Early Quarter Sessions Reports

From the Napanee Beaver Nov 1 1901


First Canadian Methodist Church

Olden Time Punishments

From the Napanee Beaver  Nov 8 1901


More Ernesttown Reminiscences

From the Napanee Beaver Jan 17 1902


Early Slavery in the Midland District

From the Napanee Beaver  Feb 14 1902


Early Slavery in the Midland District Two

From the Napanee Beaver  Feb 21 1902


Early Bay of Quinte Steamboating

From the Napanee Beaver  Apr 25 1902


The Dulmages & Other UEL Families

From the Napanee Beaver May 2 1902




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Our Grand Old Men

Articles from the Napanee Beaver 1896-97


Reuben Hawley

George Cliff, Sr.

John O. Sexsmith, J.P.

John McKim, Esq.

Milo Parks, Esq.

John Gibbard, J.P.

Parker Allen, Esq.

Dr. Allen Ruttan

The Doller Family

William Joyce

William Whelan


Special thanks to Linda Corupe

for transcribing “Our Grand Old Men”




The Old Hay Bay Church


Knox Church, Demorestville

One Hundred Years of History

From “The Picton Times”  Nov. 10 1932


St. Mary Magdalene Church, Napanee

From “The Ontario Churchman”

Kingston, Ont., July, 1906


Methodist Centennial

From “The Daily British Whig”

Kingston, Ont., Feb 8, 1893


On the Water - Steamers etc.


Schooner Blanche

From “The Picton Times”  Nov 10 1932


The Buena Vista

From “The Weekly British Whig”  Apr 20, 1911


Misc. Articles


Various Newspaper Articles







Bath Past and Present

From the Daily British Whig Sept 14 1896

Biographical Sketches

The Murder of Maggie Howie

Napanee 1882

The Napanee Flour Mills

Thos. W. Casey

Daily British Whig Mar 31 1898

The Early Quakers

Napanee Beaver Jan 27 1899

Adolphustown Ramblings

From the Kingston Daily Whig Aug 24th 1896

CNN Visits Adolphustown

July 5, 2014

1878 Patrons Directory

Lennox and Addington County

From Meacham’s 1878 Atlas

Sir John A Macdonald

In Adolphustown

The Centennial / 15th Battalion


From the “Daily Intelligencer”, Belleville

June 17 1884

Reveries of Camp LeNid

W. S. Herrington 1908

The Township Pioneers

Thos. W. Casey

Kingston Whig July 1 1899

The Great Drowning

From the Napanee Beaver April 30th 1897

Early Days in Ernestown

Newspaper Clipping

Alice E. Hogeboom

Excerpts from

The Torch

Napanee Collegiate Institute


First MPP for Lennox, Hazelton Spencer

From the Napanee Beaver Mar 8 1901

First Telephones in Napanee

From the Napanee Beaver Feb 2 1961

Sergt. Timothy Thompson, M.P.P. An Early Representative of this County

From the Napanee Beaver Mar 22 1901

1954 Area Phone Book

Dorland - Bath - Napanee


From “The Globe” 1893

1919 Bell Telephone Directory

Adolphustown - Napanee and Area

Recollections of My Childhood

Poem of Childhood in Morven (Ernestown Township)

Scrapbook Clipping by G.H. Ruttan

Birthday Book

of Mrs. Minnie Watson,

Adolphustown  1873

Joseph Allen’s Rebellion Loss Claims

From the Napanee Beaver 1902

[Incl. in the Watson Scrapbooks]

A Pioneer Canadian Missionary

Rev. Robert McDowall

The Saturday Globe, Toronto

June 18, 1898

A Clergyman’s Death

Rev. Robert Harding

From “The Napanee Express”

Sept 9 1892

Hawley v Ham

Midland District Assizes

The Kingston Chronicle,

Sept 15, 1826

Teachers in the Inspectorate of Lennox No. 1, Addington No. 2 & Hastings No. 4  (1966)

Midland Agricultural Society

Counties of Lenox & Addington 1835

List of Magistrates in the Midland District

April 5 1842 - Kingston Chronicle & Gazette

Napanee Newspapers

The Napanee Beaver

Nov 26 1970

The Amey Brothers of Ernesttown

Compiled by H. C. Burleigh 1976