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

May
26
Thu
2022
7:30 pm Speaker Series – Dan Buchanan – ...
Speaker Series – Dan Buchanan – ...
May 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Speaker Series - Dan Buchanan - 38 Hours to Montreal
We have booked our final zoom speaker before the summer break, Dan Buchanan, who is going to present his book, 38 Hours to Montreal.  Join us on Thursday, May 26th...