Rama-Mara History Notes
History from the former townships of Rama and Mara
EVENTS DURING THE PERIOD 1820- TO 1840
the following article appeared in the Lindsay Post, Nov. 4, 1864
an account of the setlement and development of both the townships of Mara and Rama- part of the County of Ontario.
the following is a excerpt — from the 1910 book- on the history of Ontario County– it includes some events up to 1910.
This article was written over 100 years ago (1909)
by George D. MacDonald, Toronto
Ever wondered about the origin of the names Mara and Rama?
Observations of the 1851 census Enumerator for Mara and Rama Townships
BROWN’S HOME DISTRICT DIRECTORY 1846-47
Contains the names of the landholders, by Township, stating the concession and numbers of their respective lots:
Printed and Published by George Brown
No. 29, Yonge Street
First Surveyor gave up
Article submitted by Murray Mulvihill