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WWI in Barrie Township


  • 835370                     COLE, Earl S                                                                    CLOYNE
  • 835368                     HAWLEY, Archie                                                          CLOYNE
  • 412135                     MacNICOL, Alexander                                               CLOYNE
  • 835546                     BEY, John Napoleon                                                   CLOYNE
  • 412128                     MORGAN, Robert                                                         CLOYNE
  • 835195                     FRAZER, Dow Oscar                                                   HARLOWE
  • 835194                     SELMAN, NORMAN C                                                HARLOWE
  • 835116                     THOMPSON, Elijah                                                      HARLOWE

Do you know of another soldier from Barrie Township who served in WWI?  Please let us know!

Online Databases

  • The Canadian Great War Project
  • Attestation Forms   
    • Find out what the soldier looked like; see the original form with his handwriting on it.
    • Search the Soldiers of the First World War database on the website of Library and Archives Canada .

Census Records

  • Before the War
    • Search the 1911 Census of Canada.
    • Type the soldier's surname.
    • Choose Ontario from the dropdown menu.
    • Click Hide/Show Advanced Search Options.
    • District Name: Frontenac
    • Sub-district Name: Barrie
    • Leave the other fields blank.
  • After the War
    • Search the 1921 Census of Canada online from
    • Library and Archives Canada has partnered with to provide free access to this census.
    • Access is only free if you are accessing the records from within Canada.
    • will ask you to make a free account (email address, password) in order to verify that you are accessing the 1921 Census from within Canada.
    • If you prefer not to make a free account, you are welcome to use Ancestry-Library Edition free of charge at your local KFPL branch (in-library use only).

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