Adelaide Hunter Hoodless 1858-1910 - Ontario Heritage Trust


Adelaide Hunter Hoodless 1858-1910

An ardent proponent of improved domestic and educational standards for women living in rural areas, Adelaide Hoodless organized the first Women's Institute in Canada at Stoney Creek in 1897.


At her birthplace, now a museum, Blue Lake Road, off Highway 24, west of St. George

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Brant (District)

Municipality: County of Brant