Saturday, November 2, 2013
York County GenWeb, under the leadership of Sherri Pettit and Fred Appleton, started a place last year to put mini-biographies of early settlers in York County on the website at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onyork/early-residents.html
So far, the settlers who have been placed there are
Pioneer Residents of Georgina Township
Pioneer Residents of Markham Township
Pioneer Residents of Whitchurch-Stouffville Township
In the Whitchurch Township, there is a list of records of the land patents issued in the earlier years of the settlement, and there are mini-biographies of
Although these are not in-depth biographical studies, there may be information there that could be treated as a clue, and it could lead to a new discovery in your family history.