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Re: Sinclair links
February 22nd sounds like a fun day. Please send further information.
In response to your inquiry we are researching Prince Edward Island.
Your reference is a new and good one.
Antonia Sinclair wrote:
> Hello, to all Sinclairs, especially Canadian ones, especially Cameron,
> Wanda and
> Cameron: Do you know if your ancestors came to Canada before
> Confederation? I
> have Donald Whyte's "Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada before
> Confederation" Volumes 1 & 2. I could look them up if I have a name,
> or even a
> location if you know where they settled.
> Neil and Wanda: Which branches are you researching? I have some
> details on Sinclairs who settled around Boston Mills, Peel County. and
> Fenelon and Eldon County, Victoria County. Do you have anything on
> Sinclairs who came from the Isle of Islay (also Argyll and Campbell
> territory), I am currently working on the microfilm of the parish of
> Bowmore (#536), which is where many Sinclairs
> lived for only about 40 or 50 years, then all left. We are assuming
> that they
> came down from the north after the clearances, but we'll check that
> out more carefully after the Islay and Fenelon research is complete.
> to All: The Clan Sinclair Assoc. of Canada is holding its annual
> Winter Gathering in Toronto on Sunday, February 22 at 12:30 p.m. If
> anyone is interested I could provide more information. The program
> - details of plans for the 600th celebration in Nova Scotia
> - video of the Sinclair Symposium in Orkney (Sept. 97)
> There are also several books, videos, and Sinclair peraphernalia
> Keep in touch!
> Toni Sinclair