Diaries in Museums and Archives Across Ontario

Find Out More Start End Township Countysort descending Ethnicity Occupation Posted on Rural Diary Archive Repository
Clarke, Charles Kirk 1865 1866 Elora Wellington English Son of a merchant Yes Wellington County Museum and Archives
Allan, David 1862 1876 Guelph Wellington South Scottish Miller, Distiller, Farmer Yes Guelph Civic Museum and Archives of the University of Guelph
Main, Stephen "Sylvester" 1889 1922 Beverly Wentworth German carpenter, photographer Yes Private Donor
Martin, David 1858 1882 Beverley Wentworth Scottish farmer Yes Private Donor
Van Sickle, Sidney Clarence 1909 1913 Beverly North Wentworth German Tenant Farmer, Store Clerk, Shipper Yes Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Smith, Benjamin 1799 1849 Ancaster Wentworth From US Farmer/Lay Preacher No Archives of Ontario
Case, Jacob 1837 1860 Beverly Wentworth German Farmer/Sawmiller? Yes University of Western Ontario
Tunis, Cora 1904 1974 Flamboro West Wentworth Welsh Daughter of a farmer No Dundas Museum and Archives
Leith, George 1834 1860 1) Binbrook; 2) Ancaster Wentworth Scottish Gentleman Farmer Yes Private Collection
Dyment, Milton 1907 1941 Ancaster/Guelph Wentworth/Wellington English farm labourer/farmer Yes Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Gibson, David 1834 1852 York Willowdale Scottish Deputy Surveyor of Roads/Farmer No Archives of Ontario & Gibson House Museum
Gohn, George 1889 1921 Markham York German Farmer No Markham Museum
Playter, Ely 1801 1853 Lived in Town of York/Toronto York English Tavern-Keeper, Farmer, Lumberman, MP, Militia Officer No Archives of Ontario
Johnson, Captain William 1832 1850 Georgina York Scottish Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Klinck, Myrtle 1908 1908 Stouffville Village, Markham York English Teacher, Retired Farmer's Daughter No Markham Museum
Brown Hood, Edith "Gertrude" 1912 1970 Markham York Irish Farm Woman Yes Markham Museum
Reesor, Benjamin 1861 1915 Markham York German Farmer Yes Markham Museum
Cooper, Mary Agnes "Aggie" 1897 1954 Vaughan York English Farm woman Yes Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
James, William 1877 1884 York York, now Toronto Irish Farmer No Toronto Public Library