Lanark County Ontario Genealogy & History Links
Here are some links to genealogy- and history-related websites related to Lanark County, Ontario.
of others you find and I'll add them to this list. All links were working on April 20, 2020.
- Almonte, Historic Photo Archive.
Several hundred photos related to Almonte places and people, from the 19th & early 20th centuries.
- Almonte Gazette.
Search all digitized issues of the Almonte Gazette, from 1861 to 2017.
- Tales of Almonte
This Facebook group has daily updates and over 800 followers, it features a remarkable range of photos and news clippings from
Almonte over the decades. Itís a great resource for anyone interested in local history.
- Lanark County Genealogy Society.
This website contains a large selection of documents, photos, family Bibles, family histories, etc.
This self-described "National Enquirer historical writer of Lanark County",
is the author of six books (and probably counting). You can follow her blog by email or by bookmarking her
website. Her blog archives go back to 2010. She posts daily (often several times a day) and is always
informative and entertaining, often funny, sometimes just weird. Never boring. I'm a fan!
(Added April 20, 2020)
- Paper of Record.
This is a commercial site but you can get free access with your Lanark and Perth library memberships.
Search all issues of the Perth Courier from 1834 to 1987 (over 77,000 pages).
- Perth & District Historical Society. Another
large selection of documents and histories. Also see their extensive
which has saved me weeks of time here -- I'll not duplicate their efforts and only post links which aren't on their website.
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