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.

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Don Messer Memorial

Don Messer Memorial located on Tweedside Road, Harvey Rural Community, New Brunswick.  Photo taken May 2024 by Alexander Bridge.  Don Messer, born on Tweedside road

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Indigenous History Resources

Before colonial settlement in New Brunswick, the indigenous peoples sustained themselves by hunting, fishing, and cultivating crops. Three distinct groups asserted their territorial claims in

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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

Dedication ceremony for the Little Settlement Monument.   In the photo, left to right: Mrs Herb Little (Margaret Wilkins), Liz (Little) Vail, Margaret Little, Jane (Little)

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Photos from our archives

William Jamieson

William JamiesonBorn 1818 Londonderry, Ireland died December 27, 1893 UpperMagaguadavicMarried to Esther Wilson William was a Commissioner of Land and Justice of the PeaceFor your

St. James Presbyterian Church

St. James Presbyterian Church, Harvey.Then it became St. James United Church, and in later years,sold to the Baptist Church. Date unknown.

Nesbitt Family

Circa 1895 photo of the family of Thomas and Janet (Little)Nesbitt.Thomas Nesbitt, son of George Nesbitt & Elizabeth Embleton.Born 1848 in Harvey. Died 9 Sep

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.