Library

Our library contains an extensive collection of United Empire Loyalist information from both a genealogical and historical perspective.

Highlights include:

  • Upper and Lower Canada, the Maritimes
    • local  and military histories 
    • family histories
    • Loyal Burial sites
    • Historical Atlases of the Counties
    • biographies
    • Carleton’s Loyalist Index
    • index of the Upper Canada Land Books
    • Canadian Archives reports
    • Ontario Bureau of Archives reports
    • Ontario Register
    • Vertical File material
    • Ontario Land Records fiche
  • The Thirteen Colonies
    • the Arthur Kelly books of genealogy and history for New York
    • settlers of Beekman Patent
    • local histories and genealogical records; gazetteers and research guides for the Colonies
    • 1790 censuses of Virginia, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York and Pennsylvania
    • a range of Atlases of the Colonies and the American Revolution
  • Periodicals
    • Ontario Genealogical Society
    • The Loyalist Gazette
    • Ontario History
    • American Genealogist
    • New York Genealogical & Biographical Society
  • and much more…

Drop by and visit! We are open every Thursday from 10:30 to 3:30. We ask that you call ahead to make an appointment, to ensure that someone is available to assist you.

Our mandate is to collect material from the Thirteen Colonies prior to the American Revolution; and fromUpper and Lower Canada, and the Maritimes from colonization to 1840

Upcoming Events

Feb
23
Thu
2023
7:30 pm Speaker Series – British Child M...
Speaker Series – British Child M...
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
We are pleased to announce our first speaker of the year. On February 23, 2023 at 7:30 pm via zoom, Pat Skidmore is going to give us an overview of the 350...