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"Stony Point. — Village and Station of the Great Western Railway, on Lake St. Clair, in the Township of Tilbury West, County Essex, 28 miles from Sandwich the County Town, Population 100."

The Province of Ontario Gazetteer and Directory: Containing Concise Descriptions of Cities, Towns and Villages in the Province, with the Names of Professional and Business Men and Principal Inhabitants, Together with a Full List of Members of the Executive Governments, Senators, Members of the Commons and Local Legislatures, and Officials of the Dominion, and a Large Amount of Other General, Varied and Useful Information, Carefully Compiled from the Most Recent and Authentic Data
Henry McEvoy
January 1, 1869
Robertson & Cook




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1869 - Stony Point
"Stony Point. — Village and Station of the Great Western Railway, on Lake St. Clair, in the Township of Tilbury West, County Essex, 28 miles from Sandwich the County Town, Population 100."
The Province of Ontario Gazetteer and Directory: Containing Concise Descriptions of Cities, Towns and Villages in the Province, with the Names of Professional and Business Men and Principal Inhabitants, Together with a Full List of Members of the Executive Governments, Senators, Members of the Commons and Local Legislatures, and Officials of the Dominion, and a Large Amount of Other General, Varied and Useful Information, Carefully Compiled from the Most Recent and Authentic Data Henry McEvoy January 1, 1869 Robertson & Cook
1873
STONY POINT, a post village in Essex co., Ont., on the G. W. R., 84 miles W. of London. It contains 4 stores and 2 hotels. Pop. 200.
Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873
1895 - Stony Point
Stony Point, a post-village in Essex co., Ontario, on the Great Western Railway, 84 miles W. of London. It contains 4 stores and 2 hotels. Pop. 200.
Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
1906
Stony Point, a post-village of Essex co., Ontario, on the Grand Trunk R., 84 miles W. of London. Pop. about 500.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
2023 - Here's a list of places to go and things to do in and around Stoney Point:
Stoney Point Park: A great place to start, Stoney Point Park offers beautiful waterfront views of Lake St. Clair. You can enjoy a leisurely walk, have a picnic, or simply relax by the water.

Mitchell's Bay: Head to Mitchell's Bay, a nearby community known for its marina and excellent fishing opportunities. If you're into fishing, this is a fantastic spot to try your luck.

Lighthouse Cove: Explore Lighthouse Cove, which is known for its charming atmosphere and waterfront cottages. The marina here is a hub of activity, and you can enjoy water sports or simply take a stroll along the docks.

Tecumseh Golf: If you're a golf enthusiast, Tecumseh Golf is a nearby course that offers a challenging game amid scenic surroundings.

Point Pelee National Park: While a bit of a drive, Point Pelee National Park is worth the visit. It's known for its birdwatching opportunities, especially during migration seasons. The Marsh Boardwalk is a must-visit for nature lovers.

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male ancestorJean-Baptiste PLOUFFE (24 March 1806, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre) - 10 February 1877, Stoney Point, Essex, Ontario, Canada (Stony Point))
female ancestorMarguerite THIBEAU (16 August 1809, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre) - 27 March 1891, Stoney Point, Essex, Ontario, Canada (Stony Point))
female ancestorVictoire PLOUFFE (1843 , , Ontario, Canada - 28 December 1886 , Stoney Point, Essex, Ontario, Canada (Stony Point))
female ancestorClaire PLOUFFE (15 January 1844, Stoney Point, Essex, Ontario, Canada (Stony Point) - 21 February 1912, Staples, Ontario, Canada)
photo of Theotiste PLOUFFETheotiste PLOUFFE (1846, Tilbury, Ontario, Canada - 12 June 1907, Stoney Point, Essex, Ontario, Canada (Stony Point))
female ancestorMarie Rose Anne JACQUES (19 April 1884, Stoney Point, Essex, Ontario, Canada (Stony Point) - 7 March 1942, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

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