Perth County Branch

Ontario Genealogical Society

24 St. Andrew St.
Stratford, ON
N5A 1A3



  • ASSESSMENT -1842-1848 microfilm at all Archives branches. Hard copy available of 1842 from Perth OGS $3.50 or $5.00 mail
    NEW!1842-1848 Index available from Perth OGS. Pick up $1.50; mail $3.00
    -1911-1970 assessment books available in Mitchell
    -1907 alphabetical index available from Perth OGS $1.50 or $3.00 mail,

    Council minutes and bylaws available in Mitchell Archives

  • CEMETERIES -First Lutheran Line 42 Con 6 Lot 26
    -German Baptist Line 44 Con 9 Lot 27
    -Grace Lutheran St. George St. Mitchell
    -Knox Presbyterian Ontario St. Mitchell
    -North Logan (Harvey's) Line 53 Con 15 Lot 29
    -Redeemer Lutheran Monkton Line 55 Con 16 Lot 10
    -St. Peters Lutheran Brodhagen Line 44 Con 8 Lot 27
    -St. Vincent de Paul RC Nelson St. Mitchell
    *All cemeteries transcribed and available for research Stratford & Mitchell Archives.
    *Transcriptions also for purchase from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices.Listing

  • CENSUS -1842 Population returns microfilm available all branches.
    *Hard copy available from Perth OGS $3.50 or $5.00 mail
    -1848 & 1850 Head of Household microfilm all branches
    -1851-1901 microfilm. Head of House and spouse indexes available for 1851, 61, 81, 91 from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices.Listing

    -1858-1869 Marriage Register Index available all Archives branches
    *Original records on microfilm in Stratford Archives
    -1852-1859 BMD Perth Co. Index by D. Walker all Archives branches
    -1869-1873 Marriage Registrations Index by J.Stewart all branches
    -Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms Vol 1-4 microfilm.
    *Index available from Perth OGS. See publication list for prices of Index and 200pp publication.
    First Lutheran
    Parish Registers 1858-1896, 1858-1906, 1896-1978,
    Grace Lutheran
    Parish Registers 1855-1950's
    Minutes of Board 1931-1961, 1961-1973 Minute Books 1898-1900
    Marriages 1898-1990
    *These and other records available in Mitchell in photocopy
    St. Peters Lutheran
    Parish Register 1858-1955
    Marriages 1859-1885, 1881-1911, 1896-1968
    Knox Presbyterian
    Baptisms & Communion 1856-190 microfilm in Stratford only
    Redeemer Lutheran
    Parish Register 1889-1976 photocopy in Mitchell and Listowel Archives
    Marriages 1909-1970 photocopy in Mitchell and Listowel Archives
    St. Thomas Anglican
    Parish Register 1872-1886

  • HISTORY BOOKS -Legacy of Logan History 1850-2000 ( out of print)
    -Historical Look at Logan Twp $10. available in Stratford & Mitchell

    Echoes of Monkton's Past $10. available in Stratford & Mitchell

    History of Monkton by Irene McClory (unpublished)

    History of Perth 1825-1902 ( out of print)

    History of Perth to 1967 $20. available all branches of Archives

    Perth County 1879 Historical Atlas ( out of print)

    Perth County 1982 Atlas $ 80. available Stratford & Listowel Archives

    Paths of History Perth & Huron County ( out of print)

    Logan by Vera McNichol ( out of print)

    All unpublished and out of print books available for research in Stratford & Mitchell except McClory book which is only available in Mitchell.

    NEWSPAPERS Stratford Weekly Beacon 1855-1890's microfilm

    Stratford Weekly Herald 1885-1890's microfilm

    Stratford Daily Beacon 1887-1923 microfilm

    Stratford Daily Herald 1887-1923 microfilm

    Stratford Beacon Herald 1923-1999 microfilm

    Mitchell Recorder 187-1879 some issues microfilm

    Mitchell Advocate 1860-1876 some issues microfilm

    Mitchell Advocate 1918-1990's microfilm

    Monkton Times 1908-1958 hard copy only in Listowel Archives

    Stratford papers cover pre1900 events in Logan area .Available only in Stratford. Indexed to 1890's

    Mitchell papers partially indexed in Mitchell only.

    Bur-Mor Publications indexes of pre1900 papers available in all branches of Archives

    Clipping files of recent years of Mitchell Advocate and Huron area papers in Mitchell Archives

    Numerous family histories in Mitchell Archives for local families. Call for details.

    Listing of Places of Worship in Logan Township
    25 pp $ 4.00 plus $3. For postage if only one item ordered.
    -Indexes of registrations are on microfilm and available in all three Branches as follows:
    Births 1914 Marriages 1929 Deaths 1939

  • TOWNSHIP PAPERS Logan applications are on microfilm at Stratford Archives. A printed Index is now available on the Publication page. It is 3 pages long and is available for $1.00 pick up or $2.00 by mail from Perth O.G.S.

    TWEEDSMUIR Moncrieff W.I. microfilm in Mitchell
    -Tweedsmuir books usually include brief farm histories submitted by members.

    Stratford Perth Archives Mitchell Branch
    Medical Centre
    7-D Frances St.
    Mitchell ON General Delivery
    N0K 1N0

    *Mitchell branch open Wed &Thurs. 1-5 p.m, Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Closed all statutory holidays.
    -A research fee of $5.00 per day or $20. yearly in effect for non Perth County residents and is valid at all three branches.

    Keep watching for future Logan Resources updates

    The Branch is indebted to our Past Chair,Lynda Greve, for her painstaking work, in assembling ALL of these references by Township.
    May we suggest that you use these, by printing the page, that can then be used as a check list in your research.


    Revised 8th August, 2011