Collection 2017-43 - Hastings Land Registry materials

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CA ON00156 2017-43

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Hastings Land Registry materials

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  • 1800-1947 (Creation)

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19cm of textual records

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(1800-)

Administrative history

The Hastings County Land Registry Office was responsible for recording transaction relating to ownership of land in Hastings County, Ontario.

Archival history

Materials retrieved from the Hastings County Land Registry Office by former Registrar, Steve Geneja (1927-2016).

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transferred by Sandie Geneja and Peter Joyce, May 2017.

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This collection contains three volumes and a bundle of deeds and mortgages relating to properties in Hastings County.

  • 'Patent Record': volume arranged by township, concession, and lot number, recording the original patent holder and the date of granting for each lot in Hastings County, 1800-1947
  • 'Liber A': the earliest land register book for Hastings County, covering instruments 1-110, 1800-1811
  • Printed 'New Topographical Atlas of the Province of Ontario, 1879'

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