Douglas Township Records : 1725-1870.

Call Number: HIL-MICL FC LPR .N6T6H6D6
Category: Nova Scotia
Creator: Nova Scotia. Township Records (Hants County).
Description: 1 microfilm textual records (3 volumes) ; 35 mm
            A typescript copy of the original records extracted and compiled by a Mr. Scott.  The reel is divided into three sections with, unfortunately, the indexes for each section in a different location on the film.

Section I lists marriages, births and other family information, 1725-1870.

Section II contains Minutes of the Court of General Sessions of the Peace, held at Windsor for the County of Hants from 1797 to 1819. The Minutes are not in chronological order.

Section III describes the Registered Earmarks of Cattle, Sheep and Swine for the District of Noel from 1808 to 1827. Great detail is given, including the date the mark was registered, the owner's name with a description of his mark, and a drawing of the animal's head displaying the mark.

Originals: The original records are held by the Public Archives of Nova Scotia.
Archival Ref. No.: PANS MG 4, vols. 25-25A.
Finding Aids:
            A brief inventory is available in print.            
Electronic Finding Aid Record: Township Records (Hants County) Douglas Township Records Inventory.pdf
Notes: The dates given in the typed reference at the beginning of the reel are inaccurate.
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