bootstrap table

Addington County     (Geographic County)    
No Longer Exists     

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

Geographic*: , Upper Canada
Formerly in Midland District (1792-1800)

Established 1792; Named for Henry Addington, Viscount of Sidmouth; United with Lennox County to form 'Lennox & Addington County' in 1800

1"That the eighth of the said Counties be hereafter called by the name of the County of Addington which County is to be bounded on the East by the Westernmost line of the County of Frontenac on the South by Lake Ontario to the Western-most boundary of the late Township of Ernest Town and on the West by the Easternmost boundary line of the late Township of Fredericksburg running North thirty-one degrees West until it meets the Ottawa or Grand River thence descending the said River until it meets the North Western-most boundary of the County of Frontenac comprehending within the said County of all the Islands nearest to it and in the whole or greater part fronting the same."

Genealogical Resources
Lennox & Addington County GenWeb

Source(s) of Information:

  • 1A Statutory Chronology of Ontario by Thomas A. Hillman
    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-