bootstrap table





Gerow Gore     ()    
No Longer Exists     

Other Names (also known as):
Former Name(s):

Location
Geographic*: Hallowell Township, Prince Edward County
Municipal:

1This area got its name as a result of land grants that were given to three Gerow brothers - Henry, Isaac and Benjamin - based on UEL claims. Each brother was granted 200 acres because of their father's service as an officer during the American Revolution. Thus a total of 600 acres was granted to these three brothers - the first got half of Lot 64, all of 65 and half of 66; the second got half of Lot 66, all of 67 and half of 68; the third received half of Lot 69, all of 70 and half of 71. The gore part came of course from its triangular shape. One of these brothers - Isaac - is a direct ancestor of mine. So I did quite a bit of research on this area some years back. All this information was originally extracted from the land records of Hallowell Twp. at the Ontario Archives.

Source(s) of Information:

  • 1James Sample
    Familiar with this place? Add or correct information


    Climbing your Family Tree?
    Learn more about the genealogical resources available for this place by visiting the Geographic County page


    Question about any of the above headings? Please see our legend for explanation

    * Geographic location will help you locate the area needed for genealogical research.

    Municipal location will help you locate the place as it is today (if it still exists), but will be useless if you're trying to find the place as it was located more than ten, twenty, or thirty years ago.

    As this site is designed for genealogists our emphasis is on geographic & former locations.





  • Copyright © Ontario Locator 1998-