Lanark Township

Lanark Township

Lanark Twp.

This map is by no means exact but it should give you an idea of how the township was/is situated.

Lanark Township:
Boyds:
Although not named, it shows in the Historical Atlas for Lanark County with a Church and another building.
Clydesville:
Shows in the Historical Atlas of Lanark County.
Hopetown:
The first postmaster was Robert Cannon who was also the first settler of this area.
Lanark:
Located on the Clyde River. It was a supply depot in 1820 superintended by Colonel Marshall. It was first called New Lanark. In the Historical Atlas of Lanark County, Lanark appears to be the largest town.
Middleville:
Had a Presbyterian Church. Was Middleville PO in the Historical Atlas of Lanark County
Rosetta:
Was named in 1854 when the post office was established with John Dodds as the postmaster. The only Congregational Church in Lanark County was built here during the latter half of the 1800s.

Parish & Civil Records; Cemetery Records; Census Records; Taxation Records

Vital Statistics 1869+ - Ontario Government

Parish & Civil Records for Lanark Township:

Comments Type Years NAC

film numbers

LDS

film numbers

Lanark Township, Lanark County
Mississippi Circuit of Methodist Episcopal (later Wesleyan Methodist) Church B 1829-1843 H-1809 .
includes: places in the Townships of Beckwith, Lanark, Pakenham and Ramsay, Lanark Co.: in the Townships of Horton, McNab, Pembroke and Westmeath, Renfrew Co.; and Fitzroy Township, Carleton Co. . . . .
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (Middleville & Rosetta) M 1858-1861 1863-1881 C-3029 1697276
item 27
Transcript of Marriages taken from the Bathurst register located at the Toronto Archives M 1859-1868 1831-1832 1838-1840 . 1697276
item 57
Baptist Church - Middleville originals at McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton . 1834-1915 . 0804326
item 14
Sacred Heart of Jesus (Lanark) BMD 1907-1920 . 2046903
item 3
another filming . . . 1298929
Anniversary of Boyd's United Church Willows, Maabel 1973 64 p
Church & settlement history
LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.3
A1
No. 64

US/CAN Film Area
1036819
item 27

Presbyterian - St. Andrew's
B 1830-1862
M 1856-1893
B 1830-1862
M 1858-1895
Miller, J.R. Ernest
Kingston Ont - 1994
ISBN 1-55034-370-X
LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.382
K2b

US/CAN Fiche Area
6100868

Cemetery Records for Lanark Township:

Cemeteries:
Anglican . LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 51
Boyd's Methodist, L2 C12 ocfa6 Keith
LCGS
LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 34
Greenwood, Middleville, L17 C4 ocfa5
ocfa6
Keith
LCGS
LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.382
V3
no. 938

US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 56
Ottawa Branch - OGS
Publication no. 87-05

Hopetown, C3 L17 ocfa6 Lanark County Genealogical Society
Keith
LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 55
Lanark (about centre of town) . LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 50
Lanark Village, L2 C2 ocfa5 LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.382
V3
no. 947

Ottawa Branch - OGS
Publication no. 86-26
Keith

Lanark Village ocfa6 LCGS-
Middleville Church L14 C6 . LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.3
A1
no. 101

US/CAN Film Area
0897033
item 6

Playfair . Keith
Pinegrove, L3 C4 or 5 ocfa5 LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.382
V3
no. 940

Ottawa Branch - OGS
Publication no. 86-16
Keith

Roman Catholic at Lanark . LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 52
Rosetta L? C9 . Keith
LDS
US/CAN Film Area
0897033
item 7

US/CAN Book Area
971.3
A1
no. 102

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic, Lanark ocfa6 Keith
LCGS-
St Paul's Anglican Churchyard, Lanark ocfa6 Keith
LCGS-
St John's Anglican, Innisville L1 C12 ocfa5 LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1697276
item 33

Ottawa Branch - OGS
Publication no. 88-07

Keith

Tennant L8 C9 . Keith
LDS
US/CAN Film Area
0897033
item 9

US/CAN Book Area
971.3
A1
no. 104

Wilson, L13&14 C12, near Union Hall . Keith
Lanark Twp. . Ontario Archives
MS 451 Reel 6 MS 451 Reel 18 MS 451 Reel 22 MS 451 Reel 41 MS 451 Reel 54 MS 451 Reel 58 MS 451 Reel 69 MS 451 Reel 81

Census Records for Lanark Township:

Actual Censuses on microfilm:


Transcribed Censuses available in book form:

Lanark Township & Lanark Village:
1851 Darling, Lanark & Lavant Twps.
ISBN 1-55034-384-X
Sargeant, Robert E extracted from NAC film #C-11731 / compiled by JR Ernest Miller Kingston Ont - 1989 - 52 leaves Kingston Branch - OGS

LDS
US/CAN Film Area
1698148
item 10

US/CAN Book Area
971.382
X22m
1851

1861 Lanark Twp.
ISBN 1-55075-264-2
Sargeant, Robert E extracted from NAC film #C-1042 / compiled by JR Ernest Miller Kingston Ont - 1994 - 59 leaves Kingston Branch - OGS

LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.382
X29l
1861

National Library

1871 Lanark Twp. & Lanark Village
ISBN: 1894008111
Robert and Roberta Sargeant Perth, Ont. : Lanark County Genealogical Society, 1997. Transcribed and compiled from NAC mircorfilm C-10019 Lanark County Genealogical Society

National Library

1891 Index to Lanark Twp, Lanark Village, Montague Twp, Smiths Falls ISBN 1-55075-034-8 LDS
US/CAN Book Area
971.382
X22ha
1891

Ottawa Branch - OGS 1991
Publication no. 91-2

1891 Almonte (town), Darling Township, Lanark Township, Lanark Village by Ernest E. Miller & Robert E. Sargeant ; arranged for publication by Roberta Sargeant Kingston, Ont. : Kingston Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1996.
ISBN: 0777905132
Kingston Branch - OGS

National Library

Land & Property Records for Lanark County (general)

Lanark Township - Voters List for 1875 - www.globalgenealogy.com/lcgs/voters/V-LK1875.HTM

Taxation Records for Lanark County (general)

Lanark Township, (Ontario). Collector's rolls 1863-1899 LDS
US/CAN Film Area
Assessment rolls 0361762
item 1-17
Assessment rolls 0361762
item 20-21
Assessment rolls 0361762
item 23-25
Assessment rolls 0361762
item 27
Assessment rolls 0361762
item 32
Assessment rolls 0361762
item 34
Collector rolls 1883-1898 .
Collector rolls 0361762
item 18-19
Collector rolls 0361762
item 22, 26
Collector rolls 0361762
item 28-31
Collector rolls 0361762
item 33
Clippings from Lanark Era news of Lanark - 1900-1943 Lovell, Harriett B (5 volumes) LDS
US/CAN Film Area
0105598
Minutes of the Municipal Council 1862-1900 original records in Lanark County . LDS
US/CAN Film Area
0361763

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