Belmont Farmers Club Fonds F284

A Q3

Date of the items: 1913-1915, 1944, 1964

Physical description: 1 volume, 1 cm

Title: Belmont Farmers Club Fonds

Creator: Belmont Farmers Club

Repository: Trent Valley Archives

Reference number: TVA Fonds 284

Scope and contents: Belmont Farmers Club minute book, including list of members; expenses; minutes; orders; and accounts. Includes separate documents: Annual report, Belmont Municipal Telephone System, 1944 and reprint, 1964, of the Peterborough Examiner, 20 October 1864.

Access Conditions: No Restrictions

Finding aid: None

Accruals: No further accruals are expected

Custodial history: Acquired by Ivan Bateman at auction and donated to the Trent Valley Archives, 2009

Administrative history: The Belmont Farmers Club was set up to arrange bulk buying from suppliers that were then distributed to the members. Commodities bought in bulk include linseed oil; salt; hay; straw; grain; corn and seeds. The list of names helps define the neighbours from the years around 1913 to 1915. Ivan Bateman=s article on the ACooperative Farmers of Belmont Township@ appeared in the Heritage Gazette of the Trent Valley, Vol 14, 3 (November 2009) 16-18.

Related fonds at TVA: We have some fonds at TVA with materials related to Belmont Township, including F60 Peterborough County Land Registry and F61 Charlie Barrons

Access Points: Belmont Municipal Telephone System

Members of the Belmont Farmers Club:

Robert McCutcheon Wm Wannamaker Peter Vesterfelt
Robert McQuag Wm Dafoe Howard Hamilton
T. J. Parker Fred Varty Isaac Spry
Jas Freeman John Simpson Richard Spry
Bert Wannamaker Wm Harris Thos Sexsmith
David Little W. W. Ellis Andrew Brean
Marcenna Rylott Jas. W. Kitchen Robt McFaul Jr
J. W. Russell John Wilson Charlie Steenburgh
Willard Dafoe Richard Sixsmith E. C. Emmory
J. W. Irwin Clifford Adley Geo Barnes
Wm McAdam Rev Thomas Mills Dan Ellis
W. J. Rylott Edward Carr Dick Cole
Jas Dafoe Jas B. Peoples Anson Pounder
G. B. Sanders Leaman Garnsey Healey Chase
Joseph Rylott John Buchanan Chas Rusaw
Leonard Keene Mrs Jas Henry Arthur Palmateer
Ernest Quackenbush John Anderson Jack McFarlin
E. J. Lason Norman Johnston Edwin Cole
Manley Wannamaker Ronald Younge Fred Cole
Robert Bonar Allen Hubbel Geo Ellis
George Varty Wilson Parcels Geo Scarlet
Wellington Ellis Geo Aunger Wm Crysler
Samuel Quackenbush Herb Bowen Arnold Saunders
Henry Riley Joseph Brock Willard Outwatter
John R. Anderson F. Grinnum Simon Vanvolkenburg
Wm. Steinburgh James Hinds Henry Davidson
Simon Seabrook Edward King John Rupert
Wm Smith Amos Aulthouse Alfred Derett
Jas McMillen Allen Walbridge Geo Steenburg
Maxwell Post Stephen Clark Harvey Ellis
Willard Hubble A. M. Buchanan John Spink
Sanford Hubble Joseph Fletcher Mark Stevens
John Wilson Will Dafoe Henry Johnston
Martin F. Clark Almond Deline Frank Post
Ezra King Gilbert Steinburg Wesley Johnston
German Varty Frank Brackenridge
Wm Ellis Ernest Curtis