Project: Ontario

Categories: Ontario Project | Canadian History Project | Notable Ontarians

Associated with the Canadian History Project

Ontario Project

Welcome to the Ontario Project! Our goals are:

  • to bring together WikiTreers with an interest in Ontario families to share resources and help with research
  • to create and improve profiles of notable Ontarians
  • to create Free Space pages for places, events and other topics of genealogical interest pertaining to Ontario


How to Join canadian_history.gif

The current leader[s] of this sub-project are: Mags Gaulden, Leader and Laurie Cruthers, Project Coordinator

To join the project:

  1. If not already a member of the Canadian History Project, ask our interim project leader Mags Gaulden to add the project badge.
  2. Add Ontario to your Tags.
  3. Add Ontario to your G2G tag feed.
  4. Join Google Group - in process
  5. Check out the To-Do list below to find something to help us work on, and add yourself (or ask one of us to) to that task.

Ontario Sub-Project Google Community

In Process: a location for project members and others to comment or raise issues regarding the project. Our G2G location is the best place to post queries regarding research.


Beside your name below, please keep track of what you're currently working on for this project. This is both for your own reference, and to aid collaboration amongst the project participants. Thanks!

Project Box

If you like, you may add the project box to the profiles you manage that belong to this sub-project. This template is for all persons who have been identified as significant or early Ontarians.

Sample usage:


... ... ... is a significant Ontarian.
Join: Ontario Project
Discuss: ontario


Sub-Project Project Coordinator Project Space Page Notes G2G link to Discussion
Talbot Settlers Laurie Cruthers Yes N/A
None None No N/A

Proposed Sub-Projects

  • The Niagara Settlers
  • The York Region Settlers
  • The Peter Robinson Settlers

Sub Project Space Pages Template

Please use this Template Page to create any sub-project space pages. Please leave the structure and no-project specific information in place while adding project specific information and graphics into the formatted page.


  • Identify Profiles in need of project treatment
  • Add resources to the list below
  • Add (or find) notables, give profile project treatment
  • Make sure that all the Lieutenant Governors of Upper Canada have profiles, succession boxes, and are linked to the main tree. Progress: profiles 15/17, succession boxes 0/0, linked to main tree 6/17
  • Make sure that all the Premiers of Canada West have profiles, succession boxes, and are linked to the main tree. Progress: profiles 13/13, succession boxes 13/13, linked to main tree 5/13. Thanks to Bob Jewett.
  • Make sure that all the Premiers of Ontario have profiles, succession boxes, and are linked to the main tree. Progress: profiles 25/25, succession boxes 25/25, linked to main tree 5/25. Thanks again to Bob Jewett.

Ontario Free-Space Pages

Ontario Categories

Please see Category: Ontario for useful information on categorization. Today’s Ontario was called Upper Canada from 1791-1841 and Canada West from 1841 until Confederation in 1867.

Related WikiTree Projects, Free-Space Pages and Categories

Please add other Ontario-related free-space pages, projects or categories you think would be of interest.


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