Settlement References

1. Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Cambridge Family Genealogical Works by John Bradley, ACC 4430/4, The Letter Books of John and Mary Cambridge.   

2. Holman, H.T. “Cambridge, John.” Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online,

3. Lelacheur, Jean. ‘’Lelacheur Family History,’’

4. Elliot, Bruce S. “Arrival and Settlement to 1850- Prince Edward Island,” Multicultural Canada,

5. Turner, Wes. “Napoleonic Wars.” The Canadian Encyclopedia,

6. Cambridge-Wright, Lydia, and de Jong, Nicolas J., ed. “Lydia’s Perilous Landing at St. George’s Bay.” Island Magazine 11 (1982): 3-8.

7. Weale, David. “The Gloomy Forest.” Island Magazine 13 (1983): 8-13.

8. McAskill, J. Dan. “The People’s Forest.” Island Magazine 22 (1987): 20-30.

9. Lambert, Tim. “A History of Homes,”

10. Patterson, George. “Chapter XVI,”  in Memoir of the Reverend James MacGregor: with notices of the colonization of the lower provinces of British North America and of the social and religious condition of the early settlers.  Philadelphia: Joseph M. Wilson, 1859.

11. 1798 Prince Edward Island census; PEIArchives

12. The Island Register, “Muster Rolls, Soldiers and Loyalists, 26 July 1784,”

13. PARO, Smith-Alley Collection, ACC 2702.20/312, William Sencabaugh History survey- 1876. 

14.  Anne Brooks’ Ancestry, “William Sencabaugh: 1761-1815,”

15. Abegweit Branch of the United Empire Loyalists Association of Canada, compilers. An Island Refuge: Loyalists and Disbanded Troops on the Island of Saint John. Charlottetown, PEI. 1983.  

16. Wallworth, William. “The Foster family of lot 64 PEI and Fisher’s Grant, Pictou county, NS,” The Island Register,

17., GenForum,

18., hosted by rootsweb,

19. Murray, Robert P. “The Descendants of Capt. William Creed,” The Island Register,     

20. Anne Brooks’ Ancestry, “Henry Matthew Brehaut: 1767-1848,”

21. The Priaulx Library, “Prince Edward Island- The Brehauts and Joseph Avard,”

22. Anne Brooks’ Ancestry, “Thomas A. Bell: 1780-1853,”

23. Brooks, Charlotte M. "A Brief History Summary of Murray Harbour, Prince Edward Island," Murray Harbour, 

24. Anne Brooks’ Ancestry, “James Bell, Sr.: -1879,”

25. Family Tree Maker, “Descendants of Nicolas Richards- Generation No. 2,”

26. Richards, Bill. “The Descendants of Nicholas Richards and Joan Tonkin,” The Island Register,

27. “Will of James Richards of Prince Edward Island (Murray Harbour),” The Island Register,

28. The Beck Bulletin,

29. PARO, Smith-Alley Collection, ACC 2702.20/301, John Brooks History survey- 1876. 

30. Brooks, Anne. “The Descendants of John Brooks,” The Island Register,

31. Brooks, Anne. “The Good Old Days,” Anne Brooks’ Ancestry,

32. Blakeley, Phyllis R. “Cunard, Sir Samuel,” Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online,

33. PARO, Cambridge Family Genealogical Works by John Bradley, ACC 4430/1, Shipshape Cambridge Fashion or John Cambridge of PEI, Bristol and Wotton Under Edge.  

34. Townshend, Adele. Ten Farms Become a Town: A History of Souris 1700-1920. Souris: Town of Souris, 1986.   

35. The Island Register, “The Island Register Shipping Stories, Info, and Folklore,”

36. Shaw, Dr. John, compiler. “Gaelic in Prince Edward Island: A Cultural Remnant,”

37. Clark, A.H. Three Centuries and the Island. London: Oxford University Press, 1959.

38. Smith, T. Watson. History of the Methodist Church within the Territories embraced in the Late Conference of Eastern British America Including Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island and Bermuda. Halifax: SF Huestis, 1890.

39. Vass, Elinor. “Early Island Roads.” Island Magazine 19 (1986): 17-26.

40. MacDonell, Margaret, ed. “Complaint about America,” In The Emigrant Experience: Songs of Highland Emigrants in North America. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1982.

41. Gale, Jacob. “Missionary Chronicle.” The Bible Christian Magazine, A Continuation of the Arminian Magazine 33 (1854): 122-124.

42. Brooks, Charlotte M. “Murray Harbour Settlement,” Murray Harbour,

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