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Haileybury     (Town)
Currently Exists     

Other Names (also known as):
Former Name(s): Matabanick (Quote from 'Our Timiskaming': "Local Indians knew the present site of Haileybury as Matabanick, meaning 'the place where the trail comes out'")

Geographic*: Bucke Township, Timiskaming District
Municipal: The City of Temiskaming Shores

Established 1883 by C.C. Farr who named it after his alma mater Haileybury College; Became a town in 1904

One of Ontario's Municipalities; Incorporated 1973; District Town of Timiskaming

Source(s) of Information: Our Timiskaming by Micheline Boucher, Douglas Clark, Lorrie Farrell, Pauline Fortier, Shane O'Brien; 1977

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