Fonds F 1893

Township of Rochester fonds

About these records

Township of Rochester fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

7 metres of textual records

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of the official records of Rochester Township, including Council Minutes, 1853-1960; By-laws, 1898- 1927; Assessment and Collectors Rolls, 1859-1966; Clerk-Treasurer's Records, 1881-1957; and Miscellaneous Committee and Administrative Records, 1881-1945.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

The Township of the Rochester, Essex County, Ontario, was incorporated effective January 1, 1850 under the terms of the Baldwin Act, Chapter 81, Canada Statutes, 1849.

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Rochester (Ont. : Township)

Restrictions on Access
Council Minutes, and By-laws are closed for conservation reasons; please use self service microfilm, MS 741.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright held by creator. There are no restrictions on reproduction. If you wish to publish any of this material, please contact a Reference Archivist through the reference desk.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These records were transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the Township Council in 1982.
Related Material

F 1654, County of Essex fonds.

D 463 Township of Rochester diffusion material.

Availability of Other Formats

Council Minutes and By-laws are available on self service microfilm, MS 741.
Finding Aid
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Consult list of records to round down request. Researchers must use microfilm where available; for other records cite reference code, records title and volume number. For Assessment and Collectors Rolls cite year rather than volume.

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