Registers of Fenian and South African volunteer land grants Help

Ontario Government Record Sub-Series RG 1-99-8

Registers of Fenian and South African volunteer land grants

About these records

Registers of Fenian and South African volunteer land grants
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

50 centimetres of textual records

Sub-series forms part of

RG 1-99 Fenian and South African land grant records

Scope and Content

Sub-series consists of ten registers documenting grants of land made to Fenian and South African volunteers. Each entry contains all or some of the following information: a certificate number; the name of the grantee; the place of their enrolment; their rank, regiment and years of service; the location of the land granted (township, concession and lot) and its acreage; the date of the location; a description for the patent; the date of the patent; and remarks concerning crown sales.

Entries are recorded sequentially by certificate number.

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright is primarily held by the Crown. No restrictions on reproduction or publication. Permission of the Archives of Ontario is required for publication; submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Availability of Other Formats

Sub-series is available on microfilm.
Former Codes

Sub-series RG 1-99-8 formerly was Series RG 1 C-VII-8.

Finding Aid
The entries in RG 1-99-8 have been abstracted in the Ontario Land Records Index, available in the Archives' Reading Room. Copies of this Index have also been distributed on microfiche to archives and libraries across Canada, the United States, and overseas. A volume list is available for this sub-series. Click here to view

How to order these records

From our Reading Rooms

First, examine the land grant files found in Sub-series RG 1-99-2 and Sub-series RG 1-99-4. The certificate number of the land grant is recorded in these files.

Once you have identified a certificate number, consult the online finding aid to identify the appropriate microfilm reel.

Scroll up to "Finding Aid" for more information about any available finding aids or listings.

By Microfilm Interloan
Sub-series is available through the Microfilm Interloan Service.