In Memory of Grant MacKenzie who did so much to preserve the history of Minto Township .
Grant had a love for history that led him to do his best to preserve the pround heritage of Drew,Ontario; The Presbyterian
Church in Harriston along with his families history.
Grant was also in WW2 having a proud career with Lancaster Bombers. He was also a very
active in the Harriston branch of the Royal Canadian Legion
This site is to assist in your search of family
roots within the Township of Minto which takes in Clifford, Harriston, Palmerston and Minto Township. This is a work in progress
.Submissions of Births , Deaths, Marriages or other related items that deal
with Minto are most welcomed.
Please be aware that you may find a mistake ( and their will be some) please
let me know. However if there is a error in an official record I will not correct it, but rather place a note noting the suggested
And to anyone
who has help in anyway, Thank-You very much.
- Eileen Wilson who translated some of the German records.
- Mary Crandall for allowing us to post some of her marriages from her website.
Please visit her site.
- The local library for their 150% help with resources and ordering me books.
Support your local libraries!
- To the many members of the lists who have passed on some of the records.
- Members of local Historical societies and genealogy groups
- To the pioneers of our communities who by their "Faith" have made us proud
of their past and look forward to the future.