Perth & District Historical Society

Web Links

Note: the following links do not include many excellent Facebook pages now providing information and photos on our area history.
Local Heritage Research

Lanark County Genealogical Society
Algonquin College Perth
Archives Lanark
Perth Museum
Perth Library
Charles Dobie Local Histories
Perth Military Settlement Map & Database
Ontario Online Land Records
Diane Duncan - heritage blogs
Perth Remembered

Local Historical Societies

Brockville & District Historical Society (& museum)
Cumberland Township Historical Society
Delta Mill Society (& museum)
Gloucester Historical Society
Goulbourn Historical Society (& museum)
Grenville County Historical Society
Huntley Township Historical Society
Kingston Historical Society
Merrickville & District Historical Society (& museum)
North Lanark Historical Society
Osgoode Township Historical Society (& museum)
Peterborough Historical Society (& museum)

Perth & Area

Town of Perth
Perth & District Chamber of Commerce
Beautiful Perth
Tay Valley Township
Drummond/North Elmsley Township
St. John The Baptist Parish
Friends of Murphys Point Provincial Park


Federation of Family History Societies (UK)
Perth & Kinross Council Archive (UK)

    Area Museums

Perth Museum
Hall of Remembrance Military Museum
Carleton Place & Beckwith Museum
Chaffeys Lockmaster's House Museum
Delta - Old Stone Mill
Lanark & District Museum
Manotick - Watson’s Mill
Middleville Museum
Mississippi Valley Textile Museum (Almonte)
North Lanark Regional Museum (Appleton)
Rideau Canal Museum
Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario


Lanark County Genealogy Society
Archives Lanark
Carleton County GenWeb
Ontario Genealogical Society
Ontario Genweb

Other History Sources

Friends of the Tay Watershed
Ontario Historical Society
Town of Perth
History of the Rideau Canal
Historic Bolingbroke
Arlene Stafford-Wilson Blog

Perth, the Capital of the District of Dalhousie; from the N-East bank of the River Tay - painting by Thomas Burrowes, 1828, Archives of Ontario, I0002141

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