Nasagiweya Historical Society

Record #: OAK4539
Last Full Update: 13 Sep 2023

Contact Information

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Primary Contact Audrey Allison, Archivist/Secretary; Phone: 519-837-9288; Email:
Alternate Contact Marilyn Coxe, Membership Secretary; Phone: 905-878-4803; Email:

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

An organization striving to preserve information and history of the former Nassagaweya Township

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Primary Executive Dr Robert Carley, President
Funding Fundraising - History Day, Members' BBQ and Christmas Potluck Dinner ; Fees - Annual
Elections AGM April

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

The society works to research, collect, document and preserve pioneer information in the Township of Nassagaweya, and to share those findings with interested parties. 

  • Nassagaweya Township is in the north west quadrant of Halton County 
  • Halton County formerly referred to as the townships of Nassagaweya, Esquesing, Trafalgar and Nelson before becoming regional goverment
  • Nasagiweya is the original spelling translated to "between the waters"
  • meetings are held the second Tue of each month at 7:30 pm, Mar-Dec at Nassagaweya Presbyterian Church unless otherwise notified
  • speakers or events Apr-Jul, Sep-Nov

Archives at Nassagaweya Tennis Center and Community Hall, Campbellville, open every third Sat, 12 noon-3 pm

Areas Served Halton Region ; Surrounding areas
Boundaries Nassagaweya Township (was the Northwest quadrant of Halton County), now part of The Town of Milton. Area covered is Puslinch/Nassagaweya Townline west boundary, Nassagaweya/Esquesing Townline West, North to south side of Eden Mills/Rockwood Road and south to north side of Conservation Road (formerly known as Steeles Avenue) - reference to (Historical 1877 Atlas)
Eligibility Ages: 10 year(s) and up 
Always looking for new members

Call for information

Languages English
Fees Membership - annual ; $20 per person or pay as you go $3.50 fee per meeting

Site Information

Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Nassagaweya Tennis Centre & Community Hall
9267 Guelph Line
Campbellville, ON L0P 1B0
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Intersection Guelph Line and Hwy 401
Mailing Address c/o Nasagiweya Historical Society 
Box 106 
Campbellville, ON N1L 1C8
Physical Access Partially Accessible - meeting location

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