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Upper Canada land book D, 1797-1802 : [a copy of all the minutes of Council concerning the waste lands of the Crown lying in the Province of Upper Canada]


Description
Statement of Responsibility:
by the Clerk of the Executive Council
Authors:
Upper Canada (Province). Executive Council. Land Committee (York, Ont.)
Upper Canada (Province). Executive Council. Land Committee (Newark, Ont.)
Media Type:
Text
Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Books
Notes:
Series: Upper Canada Land Books
Contents : Various oaths of office and allegiance to the crown [marked Index Page E ; Index page F ; and Index page W] [3 lvs] -- Name index and general index [35 lvs.] --- Minutes of the Council meetings concerning land grants [410 lvs. - with 2 pages of minutes on each leaf].; Page no'd A, dated May 23rd, 1798, was inserted after page 112, re items missing from page 112.; Meetings appear to have been transferred to York Council Chambers by the end of 1797 ; none were held in Newark..; The land grants first assigned were to the Districts created in July 1788, originally named 1) Hesse, 2) Nassau, 3) Mechlenberg and 4) Lunenburg ; Later, in October 1792, after the division of Quebec into Upper and Lower Canada, these were renamed the 1) Western, 2) Home, 3) Midland and 4) Eastern Districts.; Lunenburg was originally written Luneburg; In October, 1792, the original Land Office Boards were increased from four to seven which is reflected in the later land books
Publisher:
The Council
Edition:
Negative blueprint
Collation:
3 lvs [ i.e. p. 1-5], 35 lvs [i.e p. 1-69], 410 lvs [i.e. p. 1-820]
Date of Original:
1797-1802
Subject(s):
ID Number:
O/S 929.3 713 Upper 1802
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original:
Toronto Reference Library, Humanities and Social Sciences
Contact
The Ontario Genealogical Society
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

2100 Steeles Avenue West, Unit # 202
Concord, ON L4K 2V1

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Upper Canada land book D, 1797-1802 : [a copy of all the minutes of Council concerning the waste lands of the Crown lying in the Province of Upper Canada]