1851 Demorestville Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Township of Sophiasburg, County of Prince Edward, Canada West distant from Picton, 9 miles, stage fare in winter, 2s. 6d. distant from Belleville, 12 miles by water stage fare. 3s. 9d. distant from North Port, 4 miles. N. B. Northport is the landing place for Demorestville. Population about 300.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &E.
Allan, Dr. James.
Baker, William, cabinetmaker.
Barton, Ira. painter and glazier.
Barton. Samuel E., hop grower.
Bradshaw, James, cooper.
Butler, Joseph, carriage maker and carpenter.
Curlett, Dr. James.
Dunning, Henry, hop grower.
Dunning, Jeremiah, tanner, boot maker and cooper.
LEATCH, HUGH, innkeeper travellers will find good accommodations and reasonable charges.
McDOWALL, ROBERT, general store, flour, saw, fulling, and carding mills and ashery.
Peak, Abraham, hop grower.
Pearshall, Michael, blacksmith.
Poole, Rev. William H., Wesleyan.
Roblin, Jacob, blacksmith.
Rogers, Rev. James, Free Church.
Smith, Benjamin, boots and shoes.
Smith, Samuel, flax mill, 3/4 of a mile from the village.
SPRAGUE, N., postmaster, &c.
Wright, James G.., saddler, harness, and carriagemaker.


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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