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2001 population: 29,676
 (Source:
Statistics Canada)

Stratford is a city in Perth County, in the province of Ontario. It is on the Avon River.

The city was named for Stratford-upon-Avon, England.


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Former and merged community names include:
· Little Thames
The Stratford festival originated as a Shakespearean theater production put on in a tent in a park by the Avon River.

Filming location for 1994 movie, "Renaissance Man"
Well-known residents have included:
· Frank Rankin, hockey player
Local festivals include:
· Stratford Festival - April 10-Nov. 4, 2007
· Fall Fair - Sept. 20-23, 2007
· Winterfest - Jan. 25-28, 2007
· Garden Festival - March 1-4, 2007
· Ovation Music Festival - Sept. 7-9, 2007
· Railway Heritage Days - June 2, 2007
Dates often change. Check Stratford web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Confederation Park, Dolan Natural Area
Attractions: Shakespearean Gardens
Historic sites and museums: Stratford-Perth Museum, Brocksden County School Museum
Archives: Stratford-Perth Archives
Listed places in Stratford:
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 Attractions (1)
 Cemeteries (2)
 Hotels (2)
 Newspapers (2)
 Also see listings below

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Stratford Web sites
 Stratford local government
 Perth County government
 Stratford Chamber of Commerce
 Perth County tourism

Ancestry & family history
 Genealogy page (ON GenWeb) for Perth County
 Ontario genealogy page (GenWeb)
 Ontario genealogical society
 Canadian Genealogy Centre
 Early Canadiana Online
 Ontario family search
 Upper and Lower Canada marriage bonds

  Census records (historic):
  1901 census
  1911 census

  City directories:
  Library and Archives Canada collection

  Immigration:
  Immigration records, 1925-1935
  Land:
  Canadian County Atlas

  Military:
  Soldiers of World War I

Archives
 Archives in Stratford include Stratford-Perth Archives

 Ontario archive
 Library & Archives Canada

Attractions
 Stratford area attractions


Cemeteries
 Cemeteries in Stratford include Avondale Cemetery, Stratford Cemetery

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Communities
 Communities near Stratford

Economy
 Employment growth & unemployment rates

Education
 Colleges in Ontario

Entertainment
 Movies & TV shows filmed in Stratford

Environment
 Air quality forecasts for Ontario
 Environment Canada
 Nature Conservancy in Canada

Events
 Stratford festival web sites:
  Garden Festival
  Ovation Music Festival
  Stratford Festival
  Winterfest

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Food & restaurants
 Chowhound message boards for Canada

Government
 Stratford local government Web site
 Perth County government
 Ontario provincial government

Historical societies
 Ontario historical society

History
 Archives in Ontario
 Library & Archives Canada
 Heritage Canada

Jobs
 Jobs in Ontario


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Media
Newspapers in Stratford include Stratford Beacon Herald, Stratford City Gazette

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