1851 Ancaster Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Township of Ancaster, County of Wentworth, Canada West. Distant from Hamilton, 8 miles usual stage fare, is. 3d. distant from Dundas, 4 miles.

In the following Directory the names which appear in CAPITALS are those of subscribers to the work.

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
AIKMAN, J., mill owner, Cold Spring mills.
BYRNS, GEORGE, boot and shoemaker.
CHEP, JAMES, postmaster.
DEAN & CRUICKSHANK, blacksmiths, plough and waggonmakers.
EGGLESTON, H. & A., ironfounders and machinists.
GABLE, J. tanner and leather merchant.
GURNET, L. A., general merchant.
KELLY, ISAAC, miller and cotton manufacturer.
ROUSSEAU, G. B., dealer in dry goods, hardware, crockery, glass, &c.
RUSSELL, JAMES, miller and woollen manufacturer.
TAYLOR, W. R., general merchant.
Tidy, John, Odd Fellows’ Hotel and stage house this house has good accommodations and excellent stabling.
Aikman, Samuel, saw mill.
Ashmore and Thureson, machinists.
Bishop, Thomas, saddler.
Brander, Alexander, tailor.
Bull, J. J., innkeeper.
Cameron, Francis, M. D.
Courtenay, John, shoemaker.
Dalton, William H., M. D.
Erwin, Eli, mason.
Fordham, Gideon, waggonmaker.
Grooms, John, carpenter.
Henderson, George, blacksmith.
Howitt, George, tailor.
Loder, William, general store.
Lovett, James. innkeeper.
McDonald, J., innkeeper.
Milne, A. S., barrister at law.
Murray, B., tailor.
Raymond,_____, tailor and druggist.
Robinson, James; waggonmaker.
Robinson, John, carpenter.

Town Council
John Heslop, reeve; G. B. Rousseau,
M. H. Howell,
J. A. Calder,
John Hamill.


The Canada Directory containing the names of the professional and business men of every description in the cities towns and principal villages of Canada November 1851.

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