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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 01-005


Allan Percival Way collection. -- 1836-1948. -- 5 cm of textual records.

Biography / History

Allan Percival Way (fl. 1921-1945), was a farmer who owned property in Murray Township, County of Northumberland. He also lived in Trenton, Ontario and was married to Florence Mildred Way.

Custodial History

This collection was in the custody of Helen Barclay before it was donated to Trent University Archives on 31 October 2000.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of numerous land documents including mortgages and deeds, and wills and probates of wills, mostly relating to property and people of Murray Township, County of Northumberland. Some of the names indicated on the documents include George Ahearn, David Ahern, Stephen J. Brown, Henry William Fox, John Wesley Haight, Christopher McKanna, Elizabeth Mills, Matthew Mills, Jane Ripson, John Simmons, Solomon Waldron, Margaret Walsh, and Florence Mildred Way, Gideon Shepard Way, Jacob Way, Manley Way, and Percy Way.


Title based on the contents of the collection.

This collection was donated by Helen Barclay.

Restrictions: N

Related fonds: 16-005