Actons Corners

(Dispersed Rural Community)
Currently Exists
Former Location**: Grenville County

LOCATION:
Historic (Geographic) Location*: Oxford-on-Rideau Township, Leeds & Grenville United Counties
Current (Municipal) Location: Township of North Grenville

Named in honour of the first settlers, brothers John & Abram Acton, who arrived in the 1830's

Source(s) of Information:
Canadian Permanent Committee on Geographical Names. Gazetteer of Canada: Ontario. Ottawa, Committee by Surveys and Mapping Branch, Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, 1974. 9780660510002
Mika, Nick & Helma. Places In Ontario: Volume I: A-E. Belleville, Mika Publishing Company, 1977. 0-919303-14-5


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