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St Joseph Island Historical Society


                  MANDATE:                       The St. Joseph Island Historical Society (SJIHS) is a self-supporting                                                                                                     organization with the mandate to research, record, and preserve the                                                                                               history of St. Joseph Island.
                  HISTORY:                       The St Joseph Island Historical Society was originally formed as part of a
                                                 LACAC (Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee) and later was
                                                 set up as a separate organization. 
                                                 SJIHS is a member of the Ontario Historical Society.
                  EXECUTIVE:                     President:              Will Clarke Email
                                                 Vice-President:         Alice Ward
                                                 Secretary:              Bernie Crosby
                                                 Treasurer:              Steve Frech
                  HISTORIAN:                     Barb Davies:            Barb Davies
                  WEB MASTER:                    Bernie Crosby           Bernie Crosby

                  DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE:           St Joseph Island census from 1851-1901
                                                 St Joseph Island cemetery listings
                                                 St Joseph Island original land settlers listing
                                                 Family stories of Island families
                                                 Family tree database containing over 200,000 records (not on web site)
                                                 Other miscellaneous data regarding St Joseph Island

                  MEETINGS:                      Meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month (except July and August) 
                                                 at the St. Joseph Township Public Library at 2:00 PM. 
                                                 Everyone is welcome.