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Files

The following files are duplications of those that have been uploaded to the mailing list files area at onelist.

 

Webpages:

CENSUS_1791_INDEX 1791
Census Index by SURNAME,Given Name & 1791 Location of the SURNAME / click to view web page

Cumberland-Obits-Oct99toFeb00
DEATH NOTICES - 22 Oct 1999 to 29 Feb 2000 / click to view web page

Cumberland-Obits-Sept1999
DEATH NOTICES - September 1999 / click to view web page

CumberlandCountyFirsts
River Philip's: The Old Coach Road, First Court and County Seat, The Pugnose Inn, First Masons, River Philip's Historical Cairn. / Click to view web page

HistorySt_MarksAnglicanChurch
St. Mark's Anglican Church 1755-1981, Mt. Whatley ,1 mile from Fort Beasejour. / click to view web page

TownOfficers-1789
Town Offices By Town, Person Appointed,Cumberland County, Nova Scotia in 1789 / click to view web page

TownOfficers-1790
Town Offices By Town, Person Appointed,Cumberland County, Nova Scotia in 1790 / click to view web page

TownOfficers_1792
Town Offices By Town, Person Appointed,Cumberland County, Nova Scotia in 1792 / click to view web page

TownOfficers_1793
Town Offices By Town, Person Appointed,Cumberland County, Nova Scotia in 1793 / click to view web page

TownOfficers_1794
Town Offices By Town, Person Appointed,Cumberland County, Nova Scotia in 1794 / click to view web page

TownshipofCumberland1763
List of Grantees, #of acres, for "Town of Cumberland", Nova Scotia, Canada in 1763 / click to view web page


Microsoft Word Files :
Free Viewer download for Word 97/2000 on PCs using Windows 95/98 or Windows NT.

CEMETERYRECORDS.DOC
Cemetery Records Location index / Microsoft Word format

CHURCHRECORDS.DOC
Church Records Location index / Microsoft Word format

TWSPBOOKS.DOC
Township Books b/m/d Marriage Registers Location index / Microsoft Word document

1820marriages.doc
A transcription of "A list of Marriages performed by the Clerk of the Peace for the County of Cumberland during 1820 & 1821.


mcd_obit.doc Fred & his family originated from the River Philip/Springhill areas.  Additional information welcomed & appreciated. - Betty Stewart


Adobe Acrobat Files:
Free Viewer download of Adobe Acrobat Reader 4

Parrsborohist.pdf Historical Notes Parrsboro and Vicinity (note: the file is large, 3.27 MB)

springhill.pdf
Map of Springhill showing street names used to show Electoral Districts as of 1998. Useful as a basemap for other projects.

1886voters.pdf
List of voters, 1886, District 6A (Springhill area)

births.pdf
Don Lewis Transcription of Cumberland County Births / Adobe Acrobat format

cemeteryrecords.pdf
Cemetery Records Location index / Adobe Acrobat format

churchrecords.pdf
Church Records Location index / Adobe Acrobat format

parrsmac.pdf
Marriage Records 1832-1894 of the Parrsboro-Maccan Methodist Circuit / Adobe Acrobat format

probate1.pdf
Probate records index, Advocate Harbour & Parrsboro held by Kings County / Adobe Acrobat format

twspbooks.pdf
Township Books b/m/d Marriage Registers Location index / Adobe Acrobat format


Microsoft Excel Files:
Free Viewer download for Excel 97/2000 files.

Files that are archived in zip files require Winzip to unarchive which is available as a non-expiring free trial

cumb1861.zip (177kb)
Jim McGrath's transcription of Cumberland 1861 census / Microsoft Excel file, Winzip archive

cumb1871.zip (184kb)
Don Lewis transcription of Cumberland 1871 census / Microsoft Excel file, Winzip archive

cumb1881.zip (244kb)
Don Lewis transcription of Cumberland 1881 census / Microsoft Excel file, Winzip archive

cumb1891.zip (309kb)
Don Lewis transcription of Cumberland 1891 census / Microsoft Excel file, Winzip archive

cumb1901.zip (500kb)
Don lewis transcription of Cumberland 1901 census / Microsoft Excel format, Winzip archive

probate.zip (10kb)
Probate records index Advocate Harbour & Parrsboro / Microsoft Excel 7 file, Winzip archive


Scanned Images :
Click to view in Netscape or Explorer

cumb1787.jpg (141kb)
Cumberland Boundaries 1787 / click to view image

cumb1828.jpg (276kb)
Cumberland Boundaries 1828 / click to view image

woodstock.jpg (188kb)
Crown Grants north of Parrsboro / click to view image

aefraser.jpg (178kb)
Portrait of Alexander E. Fraser, first Mayor of Springhill

wrbirdobit.jpg (192kb)
Halifax Herald January 30, 1984 (front page) scan


Text :
txt files are readable in Windows Notepad and rtf

(rich text file) are readable with Wordpad, Word & WordPerfect.

henwood1.rtf
Descendants of Elijah Henwood, Cumberland County, N.S

springhill1900.txt (5kb)
notes locating buildings & stores Springhill circa 1900

oxford_thompsons.rtf (61kb)
The Thompson Family of Oxford ,Nova Scotia, Settlers from Yorkshire,England by Gretchen Clara Thompson as transcribed by James N Little