Preserving and Sharing the Rich Heritage of Harvey Rural Community

Harvey Heritage is dedicated to exploring, collecting, and protecting the historical treasures of Harvey Rural Community, a region shaped by the rich histories of the Village of Harvey, Manners Sutton, Dumfries, Prince William, Kingsclear, and New Maryland. Dive into our expansive digital archive and discover photos, documents, and narratives that paint a vibrant picture of our unified heritage. Support our preservation efforts by becoming a member of our community or making a contribution.

John Messer

Born March 24, 1867 died September 26, 1937Son of William Messer and Margaret BellMarried to Margaret Agnes Moffitt

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Sarah Edmonds Memorial

This monument commemorating Sarah Emma Edmonds, born in Magaguadavic in 1841, is located on Saunders Road off of Farm Point Road on the way to

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Brockway Millwheel

Brockway Millstone. Image Source: Sheryl Bartlett Reuben Brockway built a grist mill in Brockway in the early days of its settlement, which later burned down.

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Little Settlers Monument

This monument is located at the corner of Frog Lake Road and Route 3 and was dedicated in 1942 to commemorate the settlement of the area by

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Pioneers of Tweedside Monument

This monument, located at 650 Tweedside Road, commemoratesing settlers who came from the Scottish English borderland in the 1840s and 1850s. It was built by

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Brockway Union Church

Dedicated in 1890, the church was so called because the community was represented by several denominations such as Methodist, Presbyterian, Baptist, Congregational, and Plymouth Brethren,

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Thomas Davidson Sr.

Thomas DavidsonBorn March 29, 1827 in Sheffield Yorkshire England diedJuly 10, 1903 in Harvey Settlement Cemetery.Came to Canada in 1847Married to Jane Carmichael ( daughter

George Piercy

George Thomas PiercyBorn April 30, 1855 unknown death date.Son of Thomas Piercy and Margaret Tait.Married on Mar 30, 1892 to Christine Piercy

Joseph Robison

Joseph Robison (1863-1929) born in Harvey, York County, New Brunswick, was the son of Stephen Robison (1829-1908) and Eleanor Jane Herbert (1842-1920). Stephen emigrated from

Matthew Lister and Marjorie Herbert

Matthew Henry ListerBorn November 6, 1865 died June 29, 1946Son of Edward Irving Lister and Mary Ann Piercy. Marjorie HerbertBorn July 3, 1865 died July

Harvey High School (Original)

This picture was taken the day the original high school was demolished in the early 1980s. It was located in the Village of Harvey. A

Honoring Outstanding Contributions: Our Wall of Recognition

Discover the remarkable individuals on our Wall of Recognition, honoring those who have made significant contributions to the Harvey region. From arts and science to business and education, or through volunteering and historical preservation, these local heroes have shaped our vibrant heritage in exceptional ways.

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Explore More with Our Facebook Group: Old Harvey Photos

Join our Facebook group, ‘Old Harvey Photos,’ a thriving community of over 3,200 members where new photos are added daily. Many of these captivating images aren’t yet archived on our website, offering you exclusive access to undiscovered pieces of our rich heritage.