Wellington County Methodists



Guelph Museums: Black History Exhibit
Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register
Puslinch Historical Society


Census Records for Wellington County 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901
Guelph City Directory 1882-83
Wellington County Atlas 1906
An Historical Map of Waterloo and Wellington Counties
Wellington County Directory 1871

Academic Literature

Linda Brown-Kubisch, "The Black Experience in the Queen's Bush Settlement" in Ontario History, Volume LXXXVIII (2), (June 1996), 103-177.
Linda Brown-Kubisch, "The Missionaries in the Black Settlement of the Queen's Bush" in Wellington County History, 1996, pp. 72-87.
John Webster Grant, A Profusion of Spires (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1988). Leo Johnson, The History of Guelph 1827-1927
William Kell, Sketches of the Early Settlement of the North Riding of Wellington Township of Peel (1849)
David M. Beattie "Pillars and Patches Along The Pathway - A History of Nichol Township"
Pat Mestern, Looking Back - A History of Fergus
David Meyler, "Strange Destiny: The Garafraxa Settlement of Richard Pierpoint" in Wellington County History, pp. 66-71.
A.E. Byerly's "The Beginning of Things"
Laura Damania "Egerton Ryerson"
Hilary Stead "Guelph a People's Heritage 1827-2002"
Alvin Koop, Sheila McMurrich Koop "Older Voices Among Us"
The Canadian Men and Women of the time: a Handbook of Canadian Biography, Henry J. Morgan, 1842-1913. (Toronto, W. Briggs, 1898).
The Story of Canada - Donald Creighton 1959
"Portraits of Peel: Attiwandaronk to Mapleton", edited by Max Mountjoy, Drayton, Ontario, Peel Historical Council, published 1999. (ISBN 0-9686276-0-9 1)
Guelph Historical Society "Guelph: Perspectives on a Century of Change 1900-2000"
Ellis Church "Enduring and Everlasting 1861-1987"
Norfolk Street United Church Centenary Souvenir 1836-1936
Barbara and David Curzon "Norfolk Street United Church 150 Years and Growing"
Jean F. Hutchinson "A History of West Garafraxa Township"
Jean F. Hutchinson "A History of Wellington County"
Hazel C. Mathews "Oakville and the Sixteen" University of Toronto Press 1953
Bakke, Raymond J., and Roberts, Samuel K., "The Expanded Mission of ĎOld Firstí Churches
Semple, Neil, "The Lord's Dominion, The History of Canadian Methodism
Grant, John Webster, "A Profusion of Spires, Religeon in Nineteenth-Century Ontario"

Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968)

Encyclopedia of World Methodism (1974) and Methodist Magazine 1833,

Encyclopedia of World Methodism (1974) and Dictionary of Evangelical Biography 1739-1860, edited by Donald M. Lewis (1995)

Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968), and F. W. Bourne, The Bible Christians Their Origin and History 1815-1900 (1905)

Hill's Arrangement (1847 and 1862), Minutes of Conference 1873 and Hillís Arrangement 1869, Hillís Arrangement 1827 and manuscript list of Preachers on Trial 1803-31 (MARC)

Dictionary of Evangelical Biography, edited by Donald Lewis (1995)

Apostle of Methodism by John Vickers (1969)

Dictionary of Evangelical Biography 1739-1860, edited by Donald M. Lewis (1995)

Arminian Magazine 1812,