Other Names (also known as):
Quote taken fron Simcoe Co. genealogyu list: According to 'Place Names of Ontario" by Alan Reyburn, Gilchrist is located about 10 km north east of Barrie, Simcoe County, Ontario. It was named in 1891 for Henry Gilchrist . who served as its postmaster until 1910, when it was closed.
Source(s) of Information:
Climbing your Family Tree?
Learn more about the genealogical resources available for this place by visiting the Geographic County page
* 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.