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The Snider Family - Descendants of Martin Snider Sr. (1748 or 1753-1828) United Empire Loyalist


Here is a listing of some useful books and websites:


Records of the Lutheran Congregation at Old Goshenhoppen, Upper Salford Township, Montgomery County, PA. 1751-1937. Republished from The Perkiomen Region Volumes I, II, and III and the translations of Raymond E. Hollenbach with an every-name index by Trudy Wubbels and Harry C. Adams. Adams Apple Press, Bedminster, PA 1996.

The Perkiomen Region, Past and Present by The Perkiomen Publishing Company, Henry S. Dotterer, Editor. Volumes I, II, and III [The entire publication run of 36 issues] September 1894 – April 1901. Republished 1994 Adams Apple Press, Bedminster, PA.

Aiton, Grace. The Story of Sussex and Vicinity. New Brunswick: Kings County Historical Society, 1967.

Benn, Carl. Historic Fort York, 1793-1993. Toronto Heritage, 1993.

Berton, Pierre. Adventures in Canadian History: The Death of Tecumseh. Revenge of the Tribes, The Capture of Detroit, Canada Under Siege. McClelland and Stewart. 1991, 1994.

Berton, Pierre. (The) Invasion of Canada: 1812-1813 McClelland and Stewart Ltd. McClelland and Stewart. © 1980 Pierre Berton.

Berton, Pierre. Flames Across the Border: 1813-14. McClelland and Stewart. © 1981 Pierre Berton Enterprises Ltd.

Bradford, Robert D. Historic Forts Ontario. 1988 Mika Publishing Company.

Brandis, Marianne. Rebellion. A Novel of Upper Canada. (Young Adult) The Porcupine’s Quill Inc. 1996. © Marianne Brandis.

Chiccarine, Jerry A. Along the Perkiomen. Postcard History Series. Arcadia Publishing.

Craig, G. M. Upper Canada – The Formative Years, 1784-1841. McClelland and Stewart 1963.

de Glazebrook, G. P. (The) Story of Toronto. University of Toronto Press. 1971.

Dent, J.C. The Story of the Upper Canadian Rebellion: Largely Derived from Original Sources and Documents. C. Blackett Robinson. 1885.

De Villiers, Marq and Hirtle, Sheila. Blood Traitors, The true saga of families torn apart by the struggle for independence in revolutionary North America. HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. 1996. Toronto, ON.

Evans, Wm. A. North York. Windsor Publications [Can.] Ltd. Burlington, ON. 1988.

Feather, Donald; Waters, George. Fort York . Ginn and Company Canada. 1972.

Firth, Edith G. The Town of York 1793-1815. A Collection of Documents of Early Toronto. The Champlain Society for the Government of Ontario. University of Toronto Press. 1962.

Firth, Edith G. The Town of York 1815-1834. A Further Collection of Documents of Early Toronto. The Champlain Society for the Government of Ontario. University of Toronto Press. 1966.

Fisher, Charles A. Early Pennsylvania Births, 1675-1875. Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc. 1975-2001.

Frantz, John B.; Pencak, William, Editors. Beyond Philadelphia, The American Revolution in the Pennsylvania Hinterland. © 1998, The Pennsylvania State University Press.

Gillham, Elizabeth McClure. Early Settlements of King Township, Ontario. Municipality of the Township of King 1999.

Glatfelter, Charles H. Pastors and People Volume II, The History. German Lutheran and Reformed Churches in the Pennsylvania Field, 1717-1793. The Pennsylvania German Society 1981.

Glatfelter, Charles H. The Pennsylvania Germans. A Brief Account of their Influence on Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania History Studies No. 20. The Pennsylvania Historical Association, University Park, Pennsylvania 2002.

Gray, William. Soldiers of the King – The Upper Canadian Militia 1812-1815. Boston Mills Press 1995. © William Gray.

Greenwood, Barbara. A Pioneer Story -The Daily Life of a Canadian Family in 1840. Kids Can Press, Toronto, ON 1994. (Ages 8 - 12)

Guillet, Edwin C. Early Life in Upper Canada. Ontario Publishing Co. Ltd. 1933.

Grubb, E.B., Hunsicker, A.C., Hollenbach, R.E. Old Goshenhoppen Cemetery. Adams Apple Press. 1996.

Hart, Patricia W. Pioneering in North York. General Publishing Company Ltd. © Patricia W. Hart 1968.

Hicks, Kathleen A. The Life and Times of The Silverthorns of Cherry Hill. Published by the Mississauga Library System. Mississauga, ON. Can. © 1999 Kathleen A. Hicks.

Hoffman, Francis; Taylor, Ryan © 1996. Much to be Done - Private Life in Ontario from Victorian Diaries. Natural Heritage / Natural History Inc.

Hounsom, Eric Wilfrid. Toronto in 1810. The Ryerson Press, Toronto. © Eric W. Hounsom, 1970.

Humphrey, John T. Pennsylvania Births, Bucks County 1682-1800. Humphrey Publications, Washington, D.C. 1993.

Jackes, Lyman Tales of North Toronto, Parts 1 & 2. North Toronto Business Men’s Assoc. 1948-52.

Kauffman, Henry J. Architecture of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country 1700-1900. Olde Springfield Shoppe.

Kunz, Virginia Brainard. The Germans in America. Lerner Publications Company.

MacNutt, W. S. New Brunswick A History: 1784-1867. Toronto, ON: Macmillan of Canada. 1963.

Martin, Lucy Booth. Original Toronto (Fabric of York 1834). The Paget Press, Sutton West & Santa Barbara. 1983.

Mauger, Edward Arthur. Philadelphia Then and Now. Thunder Bay Press.

McCrea, Kenneth D. Pennsylvania Land Applications Volume 1: East Side Applications, 1765-1769. Pennsylvania Chapter, Palatines to America. Strasburg, Pa. © 2002 McCrea Research, Inc.

McCullough, David. 1776. Simon & Schuster, New York, NY 10020 © 2005 by David McCullough.

Meredith, Alden G. Mary’s Rosedale and Gossip of Little York. The Graphic Publishers Limited Ottawa, Canada.

Moodie, Susanna, Roughing it in the Bush. Penguin Canada. 2006.

Moore, Christopher. The Loyalists – Revolution, Exile, Settlement. McClelland & Stewart 1994.

Ontario Genealogical Society Toronto Branch. Researching Yonge Street. Toronto. 1996.

Palmer, Gregory. Biographical Sketches of Loyalists of the American Revolution. Meckler © 1984.

Parsons, William T. The Pennsylvania Dutch: A Persistent Minority. Boston, MA. G. K. Hall & Co. 1976.

Pennsylvania Folklore Society of Ontario. Canadian-German Folklore, Vol. 2 - 1967.

Pennsylvania Folklore Society of Ontario. Vol. 5 – 1975.

Pennsylvania Folklore Society of Ontario: 50th anniversary, 1951 - 2001. Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario, Kitchener, ON. © 2001.

Potter-MacKinnon, Janice. While the Women Only Wept. Loyalist Refugee Women in Eastern Ontario. McGill-Queen’s University Press, Montreal & Kingston. 1993/1995.

Raible, Chris. Muddy York Mud – Scandal & Scurrility in Upper Canada. Curiosity House, Creemore, ON. Dist. by Dundurn Press Ltd. © 1992 Christopher Raible.

Reaman, G. Elmore. The Trail of the Black Walnut. McClelland & Stewart Limited © 1957.

Richards, Henry Melchior Muhlenberg. The Pennsylvania-German in the Revolutionary War 1775-1783. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore. 1978.

Richardson, Peter N. German-Romance Contact Name-giving in Walser Settlements. Amsterdam Publications 1974.

Ritchie, Don. North Toronto. The Boston Mills Press. © 1992 Don Ritchie. (Full of local Snider references.)

Robertson, John Ross. Landmarks of Toronto Vol. 2. Mika Publishing Co. 1987.

Ruth, Phil Johnson. Images of Old Upper Salford. Indian Valley Printing Ltd.

Russell, Loris S. Everyday Life in Colonial Canada. Batsford 1973.

Sabine, Lorenzo. Biographical Sketches of Loyalists of the American Revolution, Vol. 11. Port Washington, NY. Kennikat Press, Inc. 1864. 1966.

Scadding, Henry. Toronto of Old. Toronto, Oxford University Press, 1966.

Schweitzer, George K. Pennsylvania Genealogical Research. © 1997 Geo. K. Schweitzer.

Shenstone, Susan Burgess. So Obstinately Loyal, James Moody 1744-1809. © McGill-Queen's University Press, 2000.

Snider, C.H.J. The Story of the Nancy and Other Eighteen-Twelvers, McClelland & Stewart Ltd. Toronto © 1926.

Taylor, Dale. The Writer’s Guide to Everyday Life in Colonial America. From 1607-1783. Writer’s Digest Books © 1997.

Traill, Catherine Parr, The Backwoods of Canada. The New Canadian Library. © McClelland & Stewart Inc. 1989.

Wright, Esther Clark. The Loyalists of New Brunswick. © Esther Clark Wright 1955.

Yoder, Don, editor. Pennsylvania German Immigrants 1709-1786. The Pennsylvania German Society © 1980. Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc.



Archives of Ontario

Bucks County Pennsylvania History and Genealogy

Church of the Brethren Network

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

Family Search Internet Genealogy Service

[The] Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania

Germantown Historical Society

[The] Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Lancaster County Genealogy Project

Library and Archives of Canada

LDS Church Official Homepage

Loyalist Institute Home Page

Mennonite Historians of Eastern Pennsylvania/Mennonite Heritage Center

Montgomery County Archives

New Brunswick Provincial Archives

Northampton County [PA] Genealogy

Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management

Ontario Genealogical Society Home Page

PA-Roots Home Page

Palatines to America

Pennsylvania German Society

Pennsylvania State Archives

Philadelphia Information Locator - Political Subdivisions of Phil. Co.

Rootsweb: Database Index

Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center

Swiss Genealogy on the Internet

The David Library of the American Revolution

United Church of Canada Archives, Victoria University



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