Ontario Government Record Series RG 11-15

Immigration bonus certificates and advance bonus lists

About these records

Immigration bonus certificates and advance bonus lists
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

3 centimetres of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists of lists and some covering correspondence relating to the issue of bonus certificates and the advance of the six dollar bonus to emigrants. These lists were compiled by the provincial agents at Glasgow and Liverpool, which were then forwarded to Toronto.

The lists can include the following information: name of the emigrant; nationality, ship, date of sailing; port of embarkation; destination in Ontario; and general remarks concerning bonus certificates and advance bonuses.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

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Ontario. Dept. of the Commissioner of Agriculture and Public Works

Ontario. Dept. of the Commissioner of Agriculture and Public Works. Immigration Branch
Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright is primarily held by the Crown. There are no restrictions on reproduction. Permission of the Archives of Ontario is required for publication; submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Custodial History

These records were transferred to the Archives of Ontario some time prior to 1961. No information is available relating to the custody of the records or the means by which they were transferred to the Archives of Ontario.

Related Material

Lists of emigrants who recieved the six dollar bonus in Ontario are described in Series RG 11-14.

Availability of Other Formats

Series is available on self service microfilm.

Please note that microfilmed records are identified by their former reference codes.

Former Codes

RG 11 Series T.

Finding Aid
There is no finding aid for this series.

Agency or agencies that created these records

These records were created by the following Ontario government agency or agencies. Click on the agency reference code for information about this agency and other records it created.

1872-1874 :

Department of the Commissioner of Agriculture and Public Works (AA70) Immigration Branch (CA612)

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Retrieve self service microfilm MS 847, reel 8.

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