1851 Brighton Canada Directory

A Village situated on Presque Isle Harbor, a Bay of Lake Ontario, in the Townships of Crarnahae and Murray, County of Northumberland, Canada West, distant from Belleville, 22 miles stage fare, 5s. distant from Coburg. 24 miles, stage fare, 7s. 6d. Population about 700.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
Bettes, Alexander, saw mill and lumber merchant.
Bettes, B. M., tailor and temperance innkeeper.
BETTES, JOSEPH, dealer in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, country produce,
Buckley, Hiram, carpenter.
BULLOCK & PENTLAND, dealers in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, country
Butler, William, saw mill.
Carey, Isaac, carpenter.
Carter, Hezekiah. carpenter.
Church, Rev. L. S., Episcopal Methodist
Clarke, Robert, carriage maker.
Cryderman, James, saw mill.
Davidson, Mrs., saw mill.
Franklin, Bildad, saddler.
Gormley, Michael, carpenter.
Gross, Dr. Pitkin.
Hamilton, Rev. R., Baptist.
Hodges, Ira, innkeeper.
Lockwood, Joseph, postmaster
Marsh, F. E., dentist.
Marsh, Johnston, agent St. Lawrence Fire Assur
May bee. John, saddler.
Mead, Dr. Henry.
Moore, Dr. Thomas.
Nix, John, Jr., forwarder and wharfinger
O’Sullivan,_______, millwright.
Orser, William, tailor.
Ostrom, Gilbert, millwright.
Palmer, Joseph, wagon maker.
Parker, Charles, shoemaker.
PERCY AND BRIGHTON ROAD COMPANY-Directors: Dr. P. Gross, Bettes, Brighton, A. F. Maybee, Cramahae Hill, James Huttons, Percy, Comfort Curtis, Percy
Platt, Isaac, grist mill.
Platt, Willett, lumber merchant.
Playter, Rev. George F., Wesleyan.
Proctor, Dr. Peltiah.
Proctor, John E., general store and agent for National Loan Fund Life Assurance Company.
Quick, William, forwarder.
Richmond, Ichabod, saw mill.
SANFORD, WILLIAM H., Brighton hotel travelers will find a good house and reasonable charges, horses and carriges furnished when required.
Short, John, carriage maker.
Simpson, George B., carpenter.
Simpson, John C., cabinetmaker.
Simpson, John W., saw mill.
Simpson, Obed, saw mill.
SINGLETON, ABRAHAM, dealer in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, and country
Singleton, George, saw mill.
Spencer, Augustus, carpenter.
SQUIER, HENRY, dealer in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, and country produce.
Thayer, Isaiah. saddler.
Wellington, Isaac, grocer.
Winn, Robert, shoemaker.
Wright, James, shoemaker.
Yerwood, William, shoemaker.
Young, John, cabinetmaker.


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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