Founding of Stouffville, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Founding of Stouffville, The

A sawmill and grist-mill built by Abraham Stouffer on the banks of Duffin's Creek in the 1820s marked the beginning of the community of Stouffville. The village grew steadily and by the 1860s contained many prosperous industries.


On the site of the former Stouffer homestead, Main Street, Whitchurch-Stouffville

Region: Greater Toronto Area

County/District: Regional Municipality of York

Municipality: Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville