1851 Embro Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Township of Zorra, County of Oxford, Canada West distant from Toronto, 124 miles from London, 37 miles stage fare to Stratford, 3s. 9d. to Beachville, s. 3d. Population about 200.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
Adam, George, boot maker.
Adam, James, tanner and boot maker.
Dent, Edwin, fanning mill maker.
Dent, James, general store.
Finkle, Henry, general store.
Forrest, M., school teacher.
Frazer, John, general store.
Frazer, Kenneth, tailor.
Grant, W., tailor.
Halliday, William, cabinetmaker.
Laycock, Joseph, grist mill.
MACKAY, JAMES, Rob Roy hotel and stage house good accommodations for travellers. and choice liquors and stabling.
MATHESON, DONALD, postmaster, land agent and clerk of division court.
McDonald, John, cloth factory.
McKay, W., tailor.
McKenzie, Rev. D., Free Church.
Midgley, William, boot maker.
Patterson, A., M. D., coroner.
Ross, John M., grist mill.
Saunders, Asa, innkeeper.
Smith, William, blacksmith.
Sutherland, James, general store.
Welsh, William, cooper.
Woods, James, innkeeper.


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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