100 Years of History

History Book  On May 31st 1920, The Township of Gillies became an incorporated municipality in the District of Thunder Bay.    


May 31st 2020 will mark the 100th anniversary of the Township. The Township is marking this occasion with the publication  of a history book. We are seeking stories from families with origins in The Township of Gillies.


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GilliesHistoryBook/   

For more information and to submit stories:  gillieshistory@hotmail.com


Community wide launch of history book              May 2017     

Collection of family history stories                        Present to April 2019     

Cut off date for submission of family histories     April 2019     

Editing of manuscript                                        Ongoing to 2019     

Manuscript goes to print    July 2019     

Book available for purchase    Sept. 2019