February 2016 Meeting: Remembering Milton

When: Thursday, February 18th Time: 8:00 pm Where: Waldie Blacksmith Shop, 16 James Details: Remembering Milton Places, People and Events through slides presented by Gloria Brown, Bruce Carlin and Marsha Waldie. Join us for a delightful evening of remembering and in some cases guessing where or when these occurred in Milton’s past.  A great way to highlight

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Heritage at Risk: Downtown Historic Core

Town of Milton Condo Development Notification: The Town has sent out notification to the surrounding area regarding the condo application which has now been submitted. This development is proposed for The Downtown Core of old Milton on Main Street and will cover part of Mill Street as well. NOTE: nothing

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2016 Executive of the Milton Historical Society

The following were elected as the 2016 Members of the Executive of the Milton Historical Society at the Annual General Meeting held on Thursday January 12, 2016, or appointed as a Coordinator. For the Year 2016 “Executive & Coordinators“: President:   Mandy Sedgwick Secretary:  Karin Tomosky Chambers Treasurer:  Susan Paul House

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January Meeting Reminder

Join us for the Milton Historical Society annual meeting at the Carriage room of the Waldie Blacksmith shop at 8 PM on Thursday, Jan 21st.  We will hold our annual general meeting along with elections for the MHS executive and the successful candidates will be your representatives for 2016 so

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MHS 2016 Annual Meeting

When: Thursday, January 21st Time: 8:00 pm Where: Waldie Blacksmith Shop, 16 James Details: Annual Meeting 2016 This will be our Annual Meeting including the Election of our MHS Board of Directors for 2016.  All positions are open except Sect. and Tres. which still have another year mandate. The Program will be a

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#miltonsoldiers Was your Milton ancestor killed in WWI?

Was your Milton ancestor killed in WWI? The web site of the Milton Historical Society contains considerable detail on Milton Soldiers and in particular the Milton Soldiers of the First World War, as all of their records are in the public domain. That information is in the process of being updated

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MHS Christmas Social 2015

The Milton Historical Society will be hosting their Annual Member Christmas Social on Thursday December 16th.  Members are invited for 6:30 pm, 16 James St.

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#miltonsoldiers Service Files Updated to “Gr…”

The collection of Service Files of the Milton Soldiers of the Great War 1914-1921 has now been updated to surnames starting with “Gr…”, so the latest addition is for William Graham. The complete list of all the Milton Soldiers with the links to their Attestation Papers and Service Files is

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Milton Historical Society Blog Has Moved

Prior to December 2015, the MHS Blog was on a separate site at: https://miltonhistoricalsociety.wordpress.com/ Unfortunately, since that was a “free site” it became the target of a growing number of inappropriate advertising and spammers. We had no option but to lock it and move the blog over to our paid

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#blacksmith 2016 Blacksmith Classes

The 2016 Schedule for the Milton Historical Society’s Blacksmithing Classes has just been released. You can read the details here: 2016 Blacksmith Classes Web Page A PDF document with all the details can be downloaded directly: 2016 Blacksmith Classes PDF Download If you have any questions about the classes, please

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