Patricia County, Ontario

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History

A short history is below with a few more details found in Wikipedia. [1]

Parent County

The Patricia Portion is an informal name for the part of the Kenora District lying north of the Albany River, which was transferred from the Northwest Territories to Ontario on May 15, 1912 in the Ontario Boundaries Extension Act, 1912. This area was originally a separate division named Patricia District, but became part of Kenora District in 1927.

With the exception of a few communities along the northernmost ends of Highway 599 and the Highway 105/Highway 125 corridor, the Patricia Portion consists almost entirely of remote First Nations communities which are only accessible by float plane or winter road. Accordingly, the name "Patricia Portion" is still sometimes used to distinguish the area from the more populated southern portion of the district.[2]

Boundary Changes

Resources

Biographies

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Cemeteries

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Census Records

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Church Records

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Court Records

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Directories

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Genealogy

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Land and Property Records

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Local Histories

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Maps

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Military Records

At this time, please read about Military Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Military Records.

Virtual War Memorial for Brantford and the county of Brant online, this is provided by the Brantfod Public Library.

Newspapers & Obituaries

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Brantford Expositor Newspaper: This newspaper provides a searchable index of births, marriages and deaths covering the years between 1852-201o with some missing years. If you are not located in this area you can request copies of the notices for a fee.

Probate Records

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Taxation Records

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Vital Records

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Societies and Libraries

Websites

References

  1. In the article called "Kenora District" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenora_District#Patricia_Portion
  2. In the article called "Kenora District" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenora_District#Patricia_Portion