Fonds F3442 - Alexander Dawson Matheson fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Alexander Dawson Matheson fonds

General material designation

  • Textual record

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code

CA ON00340 F3442

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1944-1962 (Creation)
    Matheson, Alexander Dawson, 1889-1962

Physical description area

Physical description

2 cm of textual records

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Biographical history

Alexander Dawson Matheson (1889-1962) was a Presbyterian/United Church minister. He was born in Martintown, Ontario, and graduated from Queen's University with a Master's Degree in 1912. Dr. Matheson married Gertrude McQuaig. He was ordained by Montreal Presbytery in 1916 and served at Chalmers Wesley United Church for twenty-three years. He served as a chaplain in the R.C.A.F. and the R.C.N. during World War II. In 1945, Dr. Matheson became Principal of Emmanuel College.

Custodial history

This material forms part of the General Council program of the United Church of Canada Archive.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of a personal register of marriage (1945-1962), baptism (1945-1961) and burial (1945-1955) records for: Kingston, 1945-1946; Toronto, 1945-1962; London, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1951, 1954, 1961; Wellesley, Ont., 1946; Port Credit, 1948; Brockville, 1950, 1953, 1955, 1960; Moulinette, Ont., 1951; Cliffcrest, 1952; Beverley Hills, 1953; Cornwall, 1954-1955; Utterson, 1954; Lawville, 1956; Don Mills, 1957; Grimsby, 1959;

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access


Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials


Alternative identifier(s)



Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres