1851 Hawkesbury Canada Directory

A Village situated on the Ottawa River, in the Township of West Hawkesbury, County of Prescott, Canada West distant from Montreal, 60 miles, from Bytown, 60 miles. Population about 700.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions’ Trades, &E.
Allen, Francis, clothier.
Anderson, Rev. Joseph, Congregationalist.
Bancroft, Levi, blacksmith.
Bangs, Benjamin, hatter and furrier.
Benton, James, saddler and harness maker.
Boon, William, merchant.
Brown, George, butcher.
Campbell, James, merchant.
Canning, William, cooper.
Carpenter, Peter, innkeeper.
Cochran, Robert, miller.
Colonial Life Assurance Company, Thomas Higginson, agent.
Dewitt, William, woollen manufacturer.
Evans, William, miller.
Ewing, William, physician and surgeon.
Fraser, Archibald, painter.
Fraser, Mrs., dressmaker’
Fraser, William, merchant.
Giles, Miss, dressmaker.
HAMILTON BROTHERS, deal manufacturers, Hawkesbury mills, Ottawa River.
HERSEY, CHARLES, postmater, merchant, and leather manufacturer.
HERSEY, Z. S. M., merchant, oatmeal and flour manufacturer, Hawkesbury village mills.
Hodgins, George, cabinetmaker.
Kirby, William, stage proprietor.
Lamb, John, millwright, Hawkesbury mills.
Lawlor, William, millwright, Hawkesbury mills.
Lecelle, Felix, boot and shoemaker.
Lewis, Rev. J. T., Church of England.
Lough, Hugh, boot and shoemaker.
Lough, William, merchant.
Lummis, Daniel, barber.
M’Cormick. Robert, innkeeper.
M’Gibbon, Duncan, wheelwright and plough maker.
M’Ilwaine, James, boot and shoemaker.
Miller, Maurice, sleigh maker.
Montreal and Bytown Telegraph Office, Ouimette’s hotel.
OUIMETTE, C. S., hotel and stagehouse travellers will find good accommodations and moderate charges.
Park, William, jun., merchant tailor.
Pattee, R. P., innkeeper.
Pengelly, Richard, baker.
Reinhart, Charles, carpenter and joiner.
Shaw, Duncan, tanner and currier.
Smith, Stephen, butcher.
Walker, Robert, tailor.
White, Thomas, schoolmaster.
Wiggins, C. O’, classical teacher.
Wiley, James, 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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