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By Stephanie Kirkwood Walker

A photographic background of the associated towns of Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge, with photographs from as early as 1880.

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They left Scotland in 1785 and arrived in Glengarry, by way of New York and Albany, in 1786. Names Men 1 John Grant 1 Don'd McDonald 1 John Mclntyre 1 Angus McDonald 1 Alex'r McDonald 1 Alex'r Frazer 1 Don. McDonald 1 John McDonald 1 Allan McDonald 1 Angus McDonald 1 Alex'r McDonald 1 Ranald McDonald 1 Duncan Kennedy 1 Angus McDonald 1 Angus McDonald 1 William McQueen John McDonald 1 1 Angus McDonald 1 John Mclntosh 1 John McDonald Don'd McDonald 1 1 Don'd McMillan 1 Arch'd McDonald Philip McDonald 1 Angus McDonald 1 1 John Kennedy Henny McDonald 1 Angus McDonald Dougall McDonald 1 Iver McTavish Annie McTavish Angus McDonald 1 Katheryn McDonald1 1 Isabella Chisholm 1 Allan McDonald Collin Fraser 1 Totals 1 31 Women 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Males Females Males above above under 10 10 10 3 4 1 4 2 2 1 1 4 1 1 1 1 Females under 10 1 1 2 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 5 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 3 1 3 1 1 1 1 Total1 81/2 8 2 8 5 5 3 3 3 2 1 5 5 2 4 1 2 1/2 3 5 2 21/2 4 31/2 6 2 8 41/2 31/2 5 2 21/2 61/2 1 1 1 1 1 1 33 24 23 1 4 2 20 15 Each child below 10 years is counted as 1/2 person in computing the total.

Lawrence to Lake Ontario, travelling on to Hamilton where they disembarked: The Durham Boats were a slow means of conveyance. It took a fortnight to make the trip from Montreal to Hamilton. At the various rapids all the passengers, except the infirm or sick had to get out and walk up the shore, the men carrying the smaller children. 25 10 THE SCOTTISH P I O N E E R S OF UPPER CANADA, 1784-1855 Timber depot near Quebec. Scottish merchants in Quebec were major beneficiaries of Quebec's important timber trade.

Such inducements had attracted people from most parts of Scotland and many, having congregated at Glasgow, now awaited their embarkation. After some delay, the Atlas set sail on the nth of July with her 242 passengers. 2 All four ships departed from Greenock. To minimize its costs, the government had provided troop carriers. 3 "Their provisions were ample in quantity, being the same as for the troops when on board, but the quality of the bread and beef did not please them.. "5 Mainly farmers and labourers, the emigrants originated from both the Highlands and Lowlands.

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