Jean Baptiste Rousseau family fonds Help

Fonds F 493

Jean Baptiste Rousseau family fonds

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Jean Baptiste Rousseau family fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

11 centimetres of textual records

4 photographs

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of the records the Rousseau family, predominantly Jean Baptiste Rousseau and his son, Joseph Brant Rousseau. Fonds includes a family account book, as well as personal, legal and business correspondence, Also included is genealogical material relating to the Rousseau family as well as related correspondence created and compiled by Percy I. Robinson and Mrs. Muriel Hooper. Fonds also contains a memorandum book kept by family members as well as 4 family photographs.

Fonds is divided into five series. See series descriptions for further information.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Jean Baptiste Rousseau (1758-1812) was an early merchant and mill owner in Ancaster, York and Kingston, Ontario, and died while serving in the War of 1812.

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Rousseau, Jean Baptiste, 1758-1812

Restrictions on Access
Original records are closed for conservation reasons.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Fonds was acquired by the Archives of Ontario in 1953 from Mrs. B.O. Hooper.
Availability of Other Formats

Fonds was microfilmed by the Archives of Ontario in 2002.

Title based on contents of the fonds.

Former Codes

Accession Number: 1493.

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By Microfilm Interloan
These records are available on microfilm.

Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 493-1 Jean Baptiste Rousseau family personal and business correspondence
F 493-2 Jean Baptiste Rousseau family memoranda book
F 493-3 Jean Baptiste Rousseau family journal
F 493-4 Jean Baptiste Rousseau family photographs
F 493-5 Jean Baptiste Rousseau family genealogical material