Diaries in Museums and Archives Across Ontario

Find Out More Start End Township County Ethnicity Occupation Posted on Rural Diary Archive Repository
Adams, Thomas and Sophia 1880 1900 Delaware Middlesex Irish Farmer No University of Western Ontario
Allan, David 1862 1876 Guelph Wellington South Scottish Miller, Distiller, Farmer Yes Guelph Civic Museum and Archives of the University of Guelph
Andress, Henry M. 1858 1861 Lansdowne Leeds & Grenville English Miller No Leeds and 1000 Islands Historical Society
Andrew, Amos 1930 1931 Auburn Huron English Farmer No Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol
Arkell, Elizabeth "Lizzie" 1923 1938 Culross Bruce English & Scottish Farm Woman No Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre
Arkell, William Henry 1908 1915 Culross Bruce English & Scottish Farmer No Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre
Arner, Alfred L. 1907 1909 Colchester S./Gosfield Essex German Farmer Yes Harrow Early Immigrant Research Society
Atkins, Vivien Agnus Maud 1902 1905 South Dumfries Brant Irish Farm Woman No McMaster University Archives
Awrey, Mary Ellen 1910 1916 Erin Wellington English Drugstore Yes Wellington County Museum and Archives
Bagg, Solomon D. 1858 1865 Cornwall Stormont English, French Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Baker, Mary Elizabeth "Minnie" 1914 1921 Yarmouth Elgin English Farm Woman No Courtesy of Elgin County Archives
Baker, Lenna 1901 1901 Woodhouse Norfolk English Teacher Yes Courtesy of Private Donor
Barker, Jean 1926 1926 South Dumfries Brant English Farm Woman No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Barnes, William Francis 1834 1836 Norwich Oxford Carpenter & Cabinetmaker Yes Norwich Archives
Barrett, Theobald (Toby) 1911 1959 Woodhouse Norfolk Irish Farmer No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Bauman, Angus S. 1904 1952 Peel Wellington German Farmer Yes Martin Family Private Collection
Beaton, Velma 1930 1988 Puslinch Wellington Scottish Farm Woman No Wellington County Museum and Archives
Beattie, William 1866 1909 Nichol Wellington Scottish Farmer Yes Wellington County Museum and Archives
Beattie, David M. 1925 1989 Nichol Wellington Scottish Farmer No Wellington County Museum and Archives
Beatty, William 1838 1892 Young & Lansdowne Leeds & Grenville Scottish Farmer Yes Queen's University Archives
Bell, Reverend William 1817 1849 Burgess Lanark Scottish Reverend and Teacher No Electric Scotland Database
Bellamy, Eliza 1854 1855 North Augusta Leeds & Grenville Irish Married to Miller Yes Upper Canada Village
Bergey, David 1866 1924 Wilmot Waterloo Swiss Farmer, Teacher Yes Mennonite Archives of Ontario Conrad Grebel University College
Birdsall, Richard Everett 1852 1877 Asphodel Peterborough East English Civil Engineer No Trent University Digital Collections, 1874 diary available online at http://digitalcollections.trentu.ca/exhibits/birdsall-rogers/zrdiary1.htm, 1876 diary available online at http://digitalcollections.trentu.ca/exhibits/birdsall-rogers/zrdiary3.htm
Boothe, Mary Florence "Minnie" 1897 1898 Osgoode, near Metcalfe Carleton Irish Farm Woman Yes Queen's University Archives