Diarists

Diaries in Museums and Archives Across Ontario

Find Out More Start End Townshipsort ascending County Ethnicity Occupation Posted on Rural Diary Archive Repository
Bauman, Angus 1904 1952 Wellington Peel German Farmer Yes Martin Family Private Collection
Cressman, Ephraim 1876 1911 Waterloo Waterloo South Swiss Farmer No Mennonite Archives of Ontario
Eby, Gordon 1911 1919 Waterloo Waterloo Pennsylvania Mennonite Gardener No The original diaries are at the Mennonite Archives of Ontario Conrad Grebel University College.
Washington, Clara and Joseph 1896 1896 W. Wawanosh Huron English Farmer No Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol
Washington, Walter Jenkins 1945 1954 W. Wawanosh Huron English Farmer No Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol
Standen, William 1879 1895 Vespra Simcoe English Farmer No Trent University Archives, 1879-1895 diary available online at http://www.trentu.ca/library/archives/87-006.htm
Lewis , George Edwin 1873 1874 Uxbridge Ontario Welsh Farmer Yes Uxbridge Historical Centre
Wilson, James Henry 1871 1871 Uxbridge Ontario English Plough Salesman, Farmer No Uxbridge Public Library
Johnson, Samuel 1873 1874 Uxbridge Ontario Dutch Farmer Yes Uxbridge Historical Centre
Thompson, Thomas 1883 1900 Toronto Gore Peel English Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Jardine, John Sr. 1868 1905 Tilbury West Essex Scottish Farmer No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Griffiths, Margaret Emma 1899 1901 Thorold Welland Welsh Farm Woman No Archives of Ontario
Rutherford, Margaret 1917 1917 Sydenham Grey Scottish Farm Woman Yes Grey Roots Museum and Archives
Hope, Walter 1847 1880 Sydenham Grey Scottish Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Rutherford, Annie 1894 1895 Sydenham Grey Scottish Farm Woman Yes Private Collection Courtesy of David & Jock Rutherford
Bremner , James 1881 1881 Sullivan Grey Scottish Farmer No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Klinck, Myrtle 1908, 1914 1908, 1914 Stouffville Village, Markham York English Teacher, Retired Farmer's Daughter No Markham Museum
MacFarlane, Eliza Ann 1887 1901 Stanley Huron Scottish farm woman Yes Original in private possession
McTavish , Douglas 1876 1877 Stanley Huron Scottish Farmer Yes Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol
Stewart MacLeod, Harold 1904 1904 Stamford Welland Scottish Farmer No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Williams Trout, Mary 1867 1920 St. Vincent Grey English Teacher, Farmwoman, Housewife Yes Grey County Museum and Archives
Robinson/Sills , Laura 1901 1945 South Fredericksburg Lennox & Addington Dutch Farm Woman No Queen's University Archives
Atkins, Vivien Agnus Maud 1902 1905 South Dumfries Brant Irish Farm Woman No McMaster University Archives
Barker, Jean 1926 1926 South Dumfries Brant English Farm Woman No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Buck, Ernest 1926 1927 South Dumfries Brant German Milkman , Farm Labourer No Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph

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