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Ontario Municipal Records
Municipal RecordsMunicipal records include such items as tax rolls, assessment rolls, Collector's rolls, Road Reports, Road Petitions, School Petitions, Voters Lists, Poll Books. Council Papers and Miscellaneous Papers. The Archives of Ontario holds films for various municipal records in various parts of Ontario (Upper Canada).
Assessment for Puslinch Township, Wellington County 1844. This gives you an idea what kind of genealogical information is on Assessment Records.
This Assessment Record for Puslinch Township, Wellington County 1844 tells us for example, that John Allen lived on the front part of Concession 2, Lot 20, that 97 acres were uncultivated, 3 were cultivated, he owned 2 milk cows and his assessment was £ 116
Once you have learned what Concession and Lot an individual is living on, you can check the Abstract Indexes to Deeds for that property