Old Durham County

                                                                        Cavan Township

This is the "HUB" page for Cavan Township.  It will lead you to the information that exists about Cavan today.  It is still under construction and further information will be added as it is acquired or transcribed.  Please follow the links below.

 

Resources for Cavan Township

Inventory of Cemeteries in Cavan Township   under construction

Map of Cavan Township - 1861 Tremaine's

                                                         Resources for Cavan Township

This Green and Pleasant Land, Chronicles of Cavan Township, by the Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society, 1990

 1.  The Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society,  (the history room is closed - copies of This Green and Pleasant Land or Significant Architecture can be picked up at Bear Essentials on King St.

          mailing address:   Box 334, Millbrook, Ontario L0A 1G0

          e-mail:  millbrookcavanhs@gmail.com              website:     http://www.millbrookcavanhs.com            (loads of links and info here - scroll down the page)   

 2. Inter-library loan - at your local library                                 

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Significant Architecture of Millbrook, by the Millbrook and Cavan Historical Society, 2009

1. The Cavan and Millbrook Historical Society, Box 334, Millbrook, Ontario L0A 1G0  or pick up at  Bear Essentials, King St., E., Millbrook
                 
E mail : millbrookcavanhs@gmail.com                         website:     http://www.millbrookcavanhs.com 

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Irish, Orange and Proud, A Brief History of Cavan Township, by Sherrell Branton Leetooze, 1999   

  1. Publisher:   Lynn Michael-John Associates, 80 Roser Cres., Bowmanville, ON  L1C 3N9

           e-mail:  lmjassoc@durham.net           

  2. Inter-library loan - at your own library       

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Collection of Cavan Township Families, by Tina Hansen, 1999

1. contact her:   Tina Hansen   digupfamilytoo@hotmail.com

2. If you can't get in touch with Tina - Look-ups done by Sher Leetooze            

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Springville, A Country Community by Ivan Rowan and Wilson Craw

1. can be order through KARA, (Kawartha Ancestral Research Assoc.), 926 High Street Unit 2,  Peterborough ON     K9J 5R2

Telephone:  (705) 743 - 7668             Fax:  (705) 743 - 7666      Office hours:  Tuesday to Saturday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

                       website:  http://www.karagen.org/                          e-mail:      via a form on the website                 

 it should be noted that this website holds a lot of information from the general area and is well worth the visit to read their book list, etc.

 

 

 

                                         Map of Cavan Township - Tremaine's 1861 Map

If this map is too "fuzzy", please contact Sher for a PDF version by e-mail, or an enlarged version for $2.25 by post, ($1 for the map and $1.25 for the postage)

 

This page updated January 8, 2015

 

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