1851 Cavanville Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Township of Cavan, County of Durham, Canada West distant from Port Hope, 22 miles usual stage fare. 5s. distant from Peterboro’, 14 miles. Population about 150.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
Allan. James, shoemaker,
Armour, Rev. Samuel, Church of England.
Davy, Thomas, blacksmith.
Foster, James, saddler.
Haygarth, Edward, wagon maker.
HAYTER, HENRY H., general merchant.
Irwin, Robert, cooper.
Jackson, Christopher, cabinetmaker.
KNOWLSON, JOHN, postmaster, notary, agent for the Provincial Mutual Assurance Company, commissioner of court of Queen’s bench, and general merchant.
Lamson. William. agent for marriage licenses
McLean, Frederick, tailor.
Morrison, John, carpenter.
Soothern. J. W., wool carder.
Sowden, W. H., bailiff.
Taggart, Francis, miller.
Thexton, John, general store and coroner.
Thompson, James, cabinetmaker.
Thompson, Joseph, tanner and currier.

A Tailor, and a Milliner and Dressmaker, wanted here.


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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