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Phone : (519) 866-3038
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Straffordville, ON (Nearby: Eden, Vienna, Glen Meyer, Port Burwell, Tillsonburg)

4 Plank Rd.
Straffordville, Ontario
N0J 1Y0

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Ontario Tourism Region : Southwestern

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 907. In Bayham T., Elgin C., on C. Rds. 19 & 38,15 km SW of Tillsonburg. Originally known as Sandy town, the name was changed to Straffordville when the post office was established in 1851.
  • Local miller Robert James McNaughton had wanted the place to be named McNaughtonville after him, but other residents objected to his conceit.
  • McNaughton then proposed Straffordville after Sir John Byng, Earl of Strafford. Byng had served in Spain's Peninsular War 1811-1814 and was commander-in-chief of Ireland 1828-1831.

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Shirley (Jones) Branton on 23-Feb-11
How exciting! I have always wondered how my home town was named, and I have finally found out from the information on this web site. There is a man by the name of Strafford here in Calgary, and, he,too, was interested in the origin of the name of our town. Now I can find out if there is any connection. Thanks a bunch.

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