1851 Elora Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Townships of Nichol and Woolwich, at the confluence of the Grand and Irvine Rivers, in the County of Waterloo, Canada West distant from Guelph, the County Town, 12 miles usual stage fare, 2s. 6d. Population about 400.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
ALLEN, CHARLES, postmaster, general merchant and mill owner, and agent for the Canada Life Assurance Company.
Bell, John, M. L., B. A., schoolmaster.
Brown, Peter, tailor.
Campbell, W. M., tinsmith.
Cattanach, John, carpenter.
Clarke, Charles, druggist.
Dolman, George, Elgin hotel.
Duff, Rev. J., Presbyterian.
Eby, Jonas, cabinet ware factory.
Field, William, carpenter.
Finlayson, John, M.D., coroner, and superintendent of schools.
Fish, Rev. Charles. Methodist.
Foote, David, carpenter.
Forbes, George. tailor.
Geddes, Andrew, crown lands agent.
GEDDES, JAMES, barrister and attorney at law, solicitor, &c.
Gerrie, James, boot and shoemaker.
GORDON, ANDREW, general merchant, saddler, harness maker, &c.
Gray, George, tavern keeper.
Hamilton, George, cooper.
Jack, Alexander, miller.
Johnson, Josiah, blacksmith.
Jones, Morris, wagon maker.
Kerr, William, baker.
Kirk & Clarke, merchants.
Kirk, John, boot and shoemaker.
Land, Ephraim, boot and shoemaker Land,
M`Dougall, D, D., merchant.
M`Intyre, John, tailor.
Mair, Miss, academy.
Middleton, William, M. D.
NEWMAN, W. P , accountant, notary, conveyancer and general agent.
North, _______, carpenter.
North, _______, merchant.
North, William, academy.
Paterson, Peter, cloth manufacturer.
PHILIP, J. & R., general merchants and distillers.
Philip, James, & Co., distillers.
Preston, H., brick maker.
Reid, William, carpenter.
Robinson, George, carpenter.
Small, , surgeon.
STOCKS, JAMES, general merchant.
Street, John, brick maker.
Thomas, boot and shoemaker.
Vicars, Thomas, carpenter.
Wallace, James, carpenter.
Wilbee, Henry, carpenter.
Williams, Thomas, blacksmith.


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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