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Outline of County History, Victoria County, Ontario Canada

One hundred years ago, in 1821, the government of Upper Canada first offered land for sale in the region that is now Victoria County. Since then, a hardy phalanx of Celto-Saxon stock has swept away a wilderness of swamp and forest and established a prosperous agricultural civilization after the manner of that race. Read more...

Introductory Outline of County History

A New Domain and a Virile Race

A Long Rough Journey From Old to New

The Work of Settlement in the Wilderness

The Steady Changes Wrought With Time

An Early Tragedy in Ops Township

How Grist Mills Grew to Villages

The Beginnings of the Trent Canal

The First One-third Century a Pioneer Era

The Establishment of Municipal Institutions

The Second One-third Century a Railway Era

The Development of the Northern Townships

Victoria County Reaches Maturity in 1861

Wardens of Victoria 1864-1921

Canada, Also Reaches Higher Unity

Final One-third Century, a Modern Era

Victoria County, Ontario Canada Centennial History, Watson Kirkconnell M.A., 1921

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