The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

Alton Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada



 


OpenStreetMap

Latitude: 43.857245, Longitude: -80.071462


Media

Histories
Algie - Stubbs residence Alton, Ontario
Algie - Stubbs residence Alton, Ontario
Algie - Stubbs residence, Alton, Ontario
Algie - Stubbs residence, Alton, Ontario
Alton Park
Alton Park
Factory, Alton
Factory, Alton
'Aftermath of the Alton flood'
"Aftermath of the Alton flood"
It happened in 1889. The weir and dam built by Algie held significantly longer than others along Shaw’s Creek, hence the low loss of life caused by the disaster.

Maps
Peel County, Ontario
Peel County, Ontario
Illustrated map of Peel County from a book by Wm. Perkins Bull, "From medicine man to medical man"
‘Laege’ means ‘Fallow’. Evidently it was originally uncultivated land.

A gore of land according to Blackie’s Dictionary means ‘A point or corner of land’ or ‘Triangular’, ‘Spear shaped’.

Peel County
Peel County
1885 map

Birth

Matches 1 to 2 of 2

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Birth    Person ID 
1 Algie, Ethel  18 Apr 1885Alton Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada I1169
2 Algie, Wallace Lloyd  10 Jun 1889Alton Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada I1165

Died

Matches 1 to 1 of 1

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Died    Person ID 
1 Algie, Matthew  12 Feb 1905Alton Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada I1171