Govan Family fonds

Dates: 
1842-1981

A series of documents relating to the Govan family (along with the Livingston & Kilgour branches) that emigrated to Ontario from Scotland. 

1. 1842 will & testament of Robert Steel. -- 2. 16 page reminiscence of Margaret Livingston Govanabout life in Toronto 1876-1900. -- 3. 10 page reminiscence of Margaret Govan about life from 1902- 1914. -- 4. Familytree. -- 5. A family group record of William Govan & Elizabeth Livingston. -- 6. 1 page summary of the relatives of Elizabeth Livingston. -- 7. 16 page memoir of Margaret Govan about the Livingston family. -- 8. 7 pages family story entitled "Family Reunions". -- 9. Very brief 3 page (plus cover letter) family history by Margaret Govan. -- 10. 30 minute taped interview with Margaret Govan entitled "Family Reminiscences"( MISSING 2004). -- 11. An 1840's diary by a farming member of the Govan family. 

Extent: 

Approximately 4 cm of textual materials

Type(s) Of Materials: 
Artwork
Audiovisual Material
Unpublished Material and Manuscripts
How To Access: 

XS1 MS A011

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