Francoise Noel's book Family Life and Sociability
This book gives a view of family life and
sociability in upper and lower Canada,
1780-1870. One of the families presented
is that of William Douglas from Chatham.
It includes many different types of
correspondence with other family members.
Click on photo for transcription of book
relevant for Douglas family.
For more information on the descendants of the five Douglas brothers see
Bruce W. Douglas' excellent web site
and John Bruce Douglas' photographically entertaining
It's good to be a cousin to these fine Scottish gentlemen.