The Elgin Historical Society

Exploration of the Great Lakes, 1669–1670. Translated and edited by James H. Coyne. Toronto: Ontario Historical Society, 1903
Exploration of the Great Lakes, 1669–1670. Translated and edited by James H. Coyne. Toronto: Ontario Historical Society, 1903

The Elgin Historical Society can trace its roots to the Elgin Historical & Scientific Institute, founded in 1891. Throughout the years the Society has sought to preserve and promote the history of Elgin County. We continue that tradition today.

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The Talbot Toast

Colonel Thomas Talbot

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 7:00pm

​St. Peter's Cemetery, Lakeview Line, Wallacetown

The EHS returns to Tyrconnell to remember the arrival of Col Talbot on May 21, 1803. This years toast will be given by local historian Dan Brock. The Society wil then meet at the Carriage House, Backus Page house Museum.