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Accession Number: 97-1027

Title

Land documents collection. Additions. -- 1827-1887. -- 8 items.

Biography / History

Unknown

Custodial History

Unknown

Scope and Content

This collection consists of the following documents: a deed from Gilbert Bogart and Cornelius Van Horn to Gilbert A. Clapp, Adolphustown Township, 1827; deed from Azel Hawkins to John Brown, Hope, 1830; deed from Luke Bedford to John Brown, Hope, 1830; deed from John Megrath to John Donaldson, Otonabee, 1836; deed from Joseph Clarke to John Brown, Hope, 1838; deed from John Potter to Philip Potter, Darlington, 1840; deed from John Kennedy to James Crofts Kennedy, Port Hope, 1864; conditions of sale document re Alexander Lackie, Millbrook, with poster attached, 1887. The John Brown mentioned in three of the documents was an important merchant in Port Hope and a member of the Assembly of Upper Canada.

Notes

Title based on the contents of the collection.

This collection was donated by an unknown source.

Restrictions: N

The Potter document, 1840, is stored in the Large Materials Cabinet - Drawer 37.

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