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Family Histories

Books, booklets and papers prepared by family historians / genealogists who have agreed that their histories may be copied and sold in support of the Norfolk Historical Society.

Note: If you have similar documents regarding your own family history that you would like to share with the world while helping the Norfolk Historical Society, please mail or deliver them to the Museum and we will add them to our Shop selection. Hopefully, some of your long lost relatives will find them here.

Family Histories

Andrew Nelles: A New Canadian 1798

Story of the life, ancestry and some descendants of Andrew Nelles who came to Upper Canada from New York in 1798. Includes the J. B. Jackson and McKiee families, prominant Simcoe families. Also includes the Wagoner, Fox, Dockstater, Hardy, Eakin, Ellis, Sturgis, Biggar, Racey, Mott families. (Hard Cover - 338 pages - 28 x 22 cm).

Author: R. Robert Mutrie

Price $45.00


Some descendants of Henry and Catherine (Green) Buchner of Crowland Twp., Ontario. A work in progress to the 7th generation. ( 143 pages, 21.5 x 15 cm )

Author: Ross W. McCurdy

Price $11.00

Buchner - Boughner Genealogy Sources

An extensive resource book that provides sources for details regarding the genealogy of the Buchner - Boughner family, one of Ontario's oldest, largest and most interesting families. It also includes several other linked Norfolk families. (300 pgs)

NOTE: Only available as a digital file which will be sent to your email address entered when making your paypal payment.

Price $30.00


The Ancestors and Decendents of John R. Gunton and Eliza Jarvis. (251 pages - 24 x 16 cm)

Author: David A. Avery

Price $35.00

EBY Family - The History of

The information of the Eby family, their persecution in Europe, the imigration to America, bigraphical history of some prominent members of the family. (160 pages - 21.5 x 13.5cm)

Author: Ezra E. Eby

Price $25.00

Edward Tutty and Wealthy Lebarre - Descendants of

The decendants of Eward Tutty and Wealthy LeBarre of Houghton Twp, Ontario to the 5th generation, including the ascendants of Wealthy. (21 pages - 21.5 x 17 cm)

Author: Ross W. McCurdy

Price $10.00

Fick Genealogy

The Fick family 1679 to late 1800 beginning with John Peter Fick b: 1748. (34 pages - 28 x 21.5 cm)

Price $10.00

Finch Family Association Bulletin

Printed in 1945 (139 pages - 28 x 21.5 cm)

Price $25.00

History of the Jackson Family in Ontario

The Author's branch of the Jackson family in Ontario with photos from 1799 onward. Oldest ancestor is Jacob Jackson 1799-1871 m. Eleanor McFadden. Written with help of Ted Paget. (72 pages - 28 x 21.5 cm)

Author: Melva Jackson (with help from Ted Paget)

Price $30.00

Jeremiah Johnson Descendants

Working papers of the author's family beginning with Jeremiah Johnson (c1720-1749) and Rebecca Hanes (1723-1798). (20 pages - 28 x 21.5 cm)

Author: Dr. Carson E. Johnson

Price $10.00

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