1851 Brooklin Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Township of Whitby, County of York, Canada West distant from Toronto, 34 miles usual stage fare, 6s. 3d. Population about 550.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
Alexander, A. U., school teacher.
Allison, Dr., physician and surgeon.
Bartell, M., tanner and currier.
Bateman, E., iron founder.
CAMPBELL, J. & R., merchants, millers, and dealers in all kinds of British and American goods, and pine lumber of all kinds cash paid for wheat.
Curran, Miss, ladies’ school.
DANIELS, H., & CO., dealers in all kinds of British and American goods and pine lumber, millers, and manufacturers of pot and pearl ashes and saleratus.
Darlington, R., general store and postmaster.
Draper, C., agent St. Lawrence Insurance Company Starr & Daniels, flour millers.
Foot, Dr., physician and surgeon.
Hunter, Dr., physician and surgeon.
Long, H. T., cloth factory.
M’Brian, T., innkeeper.
M’Guire, P., general store and brewery.
Nichol, W., general store and brewery.
Smith, E., flour mills.
Smith, Rev. P., Wesleyan.
Snyder, H. C., innkeeper.
Thomas, L. C., soap and candle factory.
Way, D. S., mill owner.
Besides the above, the Village contains 4 blacksmiths, 2 cabinetmakers, 3 carpenters, 3 coopers, 2 saddlers, 4 shoemakers, 2 tailors, 2 tinsmiths, and 4 waggonmakers.


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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