These articles describe the founding of the Settlement and reminiscences of Cork Settlers. Your contributions are welcome!


Founding of Teetotal or Cork Settlement

“Teetotal Settlement” was viewed as a successful endeavor by Mr. Perley, Emigration Agent, because the settlers opened up a road and made the land productive. Learn More


Dr. William Randall’s Scrapbook – The Settlement of Cork

“I thought this month I would share with you some of the challenges involved in trying to piece together bits of the early history of the Harvey area and district. When I first came to Harvey in 1954 I had access to the memories of second and third generations of descendants of original settlers. Now in 1993, nearly forty years later the sources of early memories have diminished. For instance, I’m trying to get a start on the History of the Cork Settlers. Learn More


Dr. William Randall’s Scrapbook – Cork Settlement School, 1905

“In response to the Scrapbook items relating to Cork families I got a phone call from Carol Gillett telling me that she and her husband Ronald have been renovating the old Cork schoolhouse and have found some old school registers. Learn More