Berczy Settlers' Gazette is now published twice yearly.
Settlers' Gazette is an excellent
resource for information on William Berczy, the Berczy Settlers,
their descendants and the activities of the Markham Berczy Settlers
Association. Volume 19 Number 2, August 2011 issue has been published
The index is up-to-date and has been divided into 10 pages. An
index to the interesting and informative
articles has been provided.
Day - 1st Tuesday after Thanksgiving
Book for purchase
Markham Berczy Settlers Association. A story of the Markham
Berczy Settlers : 210 Years in Markham, 1794-2004 : a story of
bravery and perseverance. Markham, ON : The Association,
2004. (edited by Lorne R. Smith and major contributor Bob Shank)
The cost is $10.00 plus
$3.00 to cover postage and handling. To order write the Association
at Markham Berczy Settlers Association, 10292 McCowan Road, Markham,
Ontario, Canada L3P 3J3
The Markham Berczy Settlers celebrated
210 years in Markham in 2004 with Berczy Settlers Family Research Days. It was a very successful week.
Members of the Board were present to
help participants. There was an exchange of information among
those who attended. Tuesday, July
6, and Wednesday July 7, Our
Ancestors' Stories were presented by Bob Shank and Lorne
Smith. On Thursday, July 8 a
group toured the area. Friday July 9 we had a tour and
lecture on William Berczy and his Painting by curator Katarina
Atanassova at the Varley Gallery. Saturday,
July 10, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. was the Annual General Meeting
of the Markham Berczy Settlers Association. Sunday, July 11,
2004 Bethesda Lutheran Cemetery many attended the Anniversary
Church Service of Bethesda Lutheran Church.