Diarists

Diaries in Museums and Archives Across Ontario

Find Out More Start End Township County Ethnicity Occupation Posted on Rural Diary Archive Repository
McTavish , Douglas 1876 1877 Stanley Huron Scottish Farmer Yes Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol
Michie, John Albert 1869 1899 Reach Ontario Scottish Farmer Yes Courtesy of private collection
Michie, Robert 1899 1943 Reach Ontario Scottish farmer Yes Courtesy of private collection
Mickle, Kate Halliday 1893 1934 Elderslie Bruce English Homemaker, Writer No Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre
Middagh, Victoria (Tory) 1887 1888 Mountain Dundas German Farm Woman Yes Private Collection
Middagh , Lucy 1884 1892 Mountain Dundas German Farm Woman Yes The original diaries are privately held.
Moir, Forbes 1884 1914 West Garafraxa Wellington Scottish Farmer & Post Office Yes Wellington County Museum and Archives
Mott, Phoebe 1888 1891 Norwich Oxford English Farm Woman Yes Library and Archives Canada
Murray, Donald Alexander 1887 1899 Zorra East Oxford Scottish Farm labourer Yes Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Needham, George 1875 1892 Moore Lambton English Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Nelson, David 1864 1886 Otonabee Peterborough Scottish Farmer No Library and Archives Canada
Nichols, Eliphalet Alford 1849 1851 Bastard, North Crosby Leeds & Grenville English Teacher Yes Rideau Lakes Public Library
Nicholson, Gertrude 1896 1896 Eramosa Wellington English Yes Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Nimmo, William 1871 1909 Bosanquet Lambton Scottish General Merchant No Lambton County Archives
Noble, Joseph 1890 1890 Mulmur Simcoe Irish Farmer No Dufferin County Museum and Archives
Noble, Elizabeth 1899 1899 Mulmur Simcoe Irish Farm Woman No Dufferin County Museum and Archives
Oakes, Robert B. 1866 1872 Yarmouth Elgin Scottish Farmer No Elgin County Archives
Olds, Courtland Clarence 1867 1894 Woodhouse Norfolk Irish Farmer Yes Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph
Parson Smith, Mary Emily 1893 1921 Norwich South Oxford English Farm Woman Yes Norwich & District Archives
Patterson , Alice Sophia 1862 1888 Dunwich Elgin Irish Farm Woman No Archives of Ontario
Peirson, John 1888 1927 Saugeen Bruce English Farmer No Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre
Phenix, John Sr. 1869 1875 1) Mono, 2) Nottawasaga 1) Dufferin, 2) Simcoe Irish Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Phenix, John Jr. 1892 1934 1) Mono, 2) Nottawasaga 1) Dufferin, 2) Simcoe Irish Farmer No Archives of Ontario
Philp, Elizabeth (Eliza) 1893 1901 Maryborough Wellington English Farm Woman Yes Courtesy of Private Donor
Philp, Olive 1914 1920 Maryborough Wellington English Farm Woman Yes Courtesy of Private Donor

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