Reverend Robert James McDowall 1768-1841, The - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Reverend Robert James McDowall 1768-1841, The

Ordained by the Dutch Reformed Church at Albany, McDowall was sent to Canada to minister to settlers in the Bay of Quinte region in 1798. For more than 40 years he travelled throughout central Upper Canada preaching, performing marriages, and spreading the doctrine of Presbyterianism.

Location

Near the McDowall Memorial Cemetery where his grave is located, Highway 33, Sandhurst - just east of Adolphustown

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Lennox and Addington

Municipality: Town of Greater Napanee

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