Monday, September 2, 2013

Nor’Westers and Loyalist Museum Meeting

What's New Sep 22nd ... The week in Review   GlengarryCounty web page activities
Sep 15 - 22/13

Rhoda continues her researching and logging on the family history of The Ross' of Martintown ---  Thomas 'Taylor' Ross connections on the Reunion family tree program, now just under the 25,000 name entries.

Alex continues to work on the MacDonalds of Loupe, Lundie and Fraser connections who are entertwined with the  Agent MacDonells, King MacDonalds and King MacDonells, Spanish John, Clan Ranald, Greenfield, Leek, Ardnabee, Collachie MacDonells, Sandfield MacDonalds and many more. now with just over 24,200 name entries.  Check out the christian & surname index of version 4

These two works have just under 50,000 name entries covering many of the Glengarry County & area families, with much documentation


Till Sept 30th 2013 there is a special on the St Raphael's BMD 1804 - 1835 on CD.  808 pages of BMD  & index under 24 headings


Updating the Download web page with news G of G titles images Vol 9, and 10 Added title Descendants of Angus John Donald Cameron

Updated the MacD, B, N obit page with new entries  check them out at  or or

Added 7 Glengarry County area books for SALE, namely  CHALKDUST IN MY BLOOD; The Kings' Royal Regiment of New York; Beck's Corners; Lochinvar to Skye 1794-1987; The Campbells and other Glengarry-Stormont and Harrington Pioneers; Historical Sketch of Kenyon Presbyterian Church Dunvegan;  The Story of Martintown, A Pioneer Village;  to my used book blog at

Finished  working on The work Rhodes Grant did in 1972 in his recording of the plot inscription survey for St Andrews United Church Martintown. This work will be part of Gravestones of Glengarry Vol. 10 Martintown - Apple Hill

Working on formatting  Gravestones of Glengarry vol 9, 10, 11 in preparation for publishing of same

Also when the work of the Gravestones of Glengarry is finalized there will be a master index completed for the 12 volumes.

Thanks for this support.

Take care and God Bless
Alex W Fraser
Courtenay, BC

What's New Sep 15th ... The week in Review   GlengarryCounty web page
Sep 8 - 15/13

Finished working on Maxville Cemetery name index done by Clark Barrett ca 1980 in cross referencing names to tombstone/gravestones numbers from those we copied.
This work of 50 pages will be part of Gravestones of Glengarry Volume 11, Kenyon Township

Dealing with CD orders for St Andrews BMD 1779 - 1914 Williamstown, Ontario  Vol 1 & Vol 2.
Thanks for this support.

Also CD order for the Combined B M D name index of over 9000 name entries for the St Andrews 2nd Concession church, Bainsville; Knox United  Lancaster, Salem United in Summerstown & St Andrews Presbyterian  South Lancaster.  
Thanks for this support.

Did some fine tuning on strap0435 web site and now have a introductory SPECIAL on ending September 30th, 2013 for St Raphael’s RC church BMD 1804  - 1835 with 24 heading index. Also offering various purchase options on these BMD records, by download, on CD, by year for set of BMD or by individual year, be it for baptisms, or for marriages or for deaths  see web page for details  

Working on book orders for As Others See Us & 2005 Fraser Genealogy combo  as well as for the Zion Church Burials of St Agness de Dundee Quebec.
Thanks for this support.

Take care and God Bless
Alex W Fraser
Courtenay, BC

The Nor’Westers and Loyalist Museum
Is holding a

Community meeting
at the Nor’Westers and Loyalist Museum, John Street, Williamstown

Saturday, September 21, 2013
At 10:30am

Join us for a report on the summer season, hear what has been happening, ask questions and get involved!
We are planning for Fall 2013 and the best season ever in 2014
Support your museum.

A light lunch will be served

For information contact the museum at
(613)347-3547 or email us at

Please excuse any cross postings.

Nor’Westers and Loyalist Museum
19651 County Rd. 17 Williamstown, ON, K0C 2J0
(613) 347-3547

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