Category Archives: Williamstown

Touring Glengarry: Williamstown

At various times during my tour, I explored Williamstown.  At the corner of Bridge St. and John St. in the heart of the town you can find your way easily.  Just read the sign post.  Hwy #17 and Hwy #19 … Continue reading

Posted in CANADA, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Nor'Westers & Loyalist Museum, Ontario, St. Mary's Cemetery Williamstown, Williamstown | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Touring Glengarry: The Nor’Westers and Loyalist Museum

The Nor’Westers and Loyalist Museum is in Williamstown.  I visited this museum on Tuesday June 5, 2012.  I had emailed them to make an appointment and they were gracious enough to give me an open time frame for that afternoon.  … Continue reading

Posted in CANADA, Glengarry Archives, Loyalists, Nor'Westers & Loyalist Museum, Ontario, Williamstown | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Touring Glengarry: Glengarry Archives & the Sir John Johnson House

Ever since my Aunt Miriam wrote in her notes that Archibald McDonell, my great-grandfather, might have come from Glengarry, Ontario I have been fascinated.  So I have tried to learn as much as I can about the history and the … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander John McDonell and wife Ellen McPherson - Mary's family, ARCHIE & MARY MCDONELL's FAMILY, CANADA, FAMILY & SURNAMES, Glengarry Archives, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Miriam's Notes, Ontario, Williamstown | Tagged , , | Leave a comment