The Oxford Gazetteer; Containing an Abstract of Each Census of the County of Oxford, and of the Townships Comprising It

The Oxford Gazetteer; Containing an Abstract of Each Census of the County of Oxford, and of the Townships Comprising It

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1852 edition. Excerpt: ...by a zealous discharge of my duty. "D. W. SMITH." The first session of this Parliament was prorogued on the 4th day of July, 1800, consequently Mr. Smith could not have been in attendance during the first session. During this Parliament a new, or rather the first Representative Act was passed, the former electoral division having been made by proclamation. Its provisions were as follows: --Glengarry and Prescott, 2 members. Stonnont and Russell, 1" Dundas, 1 - Grenville, 1 - Leeds, . 1" Frontenac, 1 - Prince Edward, 1 - Oxford, Middlesex, and Norfolk, 1" Lennox and Addington, 1" Hastings and Northumberland, 1" Durham, Simcoe, and East Riding of York, 1" West Riding York, 1st Riding Lincoln, and Haldimand, 2" 3d, 3d and 4th Ridings Lincoln, 2" Kent, 1 - Essex, 2" Total, 19 - The fourth Parliament was from the 2d March, 1805, to March 16, 1808. The election of a member to serve Oxford in this Parliament was held at" Turkey Point" at the house of Mr. Job Lodor. William Spurgin, Esq., was returning officer. The candidates were Benajah Mallory and Samuel Ryerse; the former was elected. By the Act 48th Geo. Ill, chapter 11, (1808) passed during this Parliament, a still further alteration was made in the Representative Act. The members for the Province were elected as follows: --Prescott, 1 member. Glengarry, 2" Stormont and Russell, 1" Dundas, 1" Grenville, 1" Leeds, 1 - Frontenac, 1 Prince Edwards, 1" Lennox and Addington, 2" Hastings and the Township of Ameliasburgh, 1" 3rd Riding of Lincoln, 1" 4th"" 1 - Oxford and Middlesex, 1" Norfolk, 1 - Kent, 1 - Essex, 2" 2nd Riding of...show more

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  • English
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  • 9781236574800