1851 Holland Landing Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Townships of East and West Gwillimbury, Canada West distant from Toronto, 35 miles usual stage fare, 5s. Population about 350.

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

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.

Ardagh, Dr., physician and surgeon.
Arksey, Thomas, wagon maker.
Bell, J. J., barrister at law.
Blackstone. H., barrister at law.
Brammer, J., saw mill.
Carance, J., brewery.
Commander, C., school teacher.
Earls, J., carpenter.
Elleby, D., cloth factory and saw mill.
HARRISON & MARSH, general merchants.
Hawey, James, foundry.
Irwin, J., innkeeper.
Irwin, R., carpenter.
Kemp, J’ A’, carpenter.
Kenwort, J., carpenter.
Laidlaw, D’, general store.
May, Thomas, innkeeper.
McMaster, Arthur, general merchant, and agent
Parsons, Thomas, general store.
Phelps, A., carpenter.
Phelps, H., wagon maker.
PLAYTER, R., Masonic Arms hotel good accommodations for travellers, and every information given to those who are proceeding north or west. This is the steamboat and stage house.
Ramsay, Rev. S., Church of England.
Simmons, S., blacksmith.
SIoan, John, postmaster.
Stewart, R., school teacher.
Tait, A., school teacher.
West, J., saw mill.
Wilson, Charles, tannery.
Woodall, Miss, school teacher.


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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