Men Of Lanark Play Big Part Building West

Men Of Lanark Play Big Part Building West

Clipped from The Winnipeg Tribune,  09 Feb 1929, Sat,  Page 13


Manitoba- 1927


MIKAN 3365935 [Homesteaders.] New Homestead east of Sugarloaf, N.W.T. 1912 [114 KB, 760 X 499]



Harvesting Potatoe Crop 1918

MIKAN 3193430 Mrs. Hans Penner, an immigrant from Germany, milking a cow. May 1928 [71 KB, 760 X 484]

Milking a cow 1928



Names of those from Lanark County that moved West


Submitted by Marilyn Snedden
Originally published in the Almonte Gazette, 11 March, 1898.

From the LCGS Newsletter, September & October, 1999.

Almonte Gazette Readers interested in reading sketches of settlers in Dakota who once lived in Lanark & Renfrew counties. Sketches appeared in the Grand Forks Plaindealer.

[Editor’s Note: Manvel, North Dakota, mentioned in this item, is about 15 km north of the City of Grand Forks in Grand Forks Co.] Click here.


LCGS Online Resource Library
Transcribed Documents & Lanark County Research–


Compiled by many contributors.Click here..

Information where you can buy all Linda Seccaspina’s books-You can also read Linda in The Townships Sun and Screamin’ Mamas (USA)

Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place.

Lanark County Moves West — Sarah Plain and Tall it was Not

When Crops Failed — Lanark County Went Manitoba Dreamin’

Dr. Andrew Elliott of Almonte — Tarred and Feathered

Elizabeth Lindsay of Almonte — Victorian Women Business Owners


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About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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