Sessional Papers of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario Volume 37, No. 10

Sessional Papers of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario Volume 37, No. 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...St. "John's in Major Jessup's Corps in 1783. He is a native of Connecticut & lived at Saratoga in 177-5. He joined the B. Army at St. John's in 1780. Before that time he did his duty in the American Militia. Says that at the time of the Convention he was on the Hudson river. He came to Canada toprevent his serving. After he came he served in Jessup's Corps. He now lives at Caldwell's Manor on the American Side Line. He has Lands of the British side. Considers himself as liv-ing under the British Govnt. Improvemts. on 100 acres of Land on Lease for 21 years= from 1778. The land was Gen. Schuyler's. He pd. 7.10 York Cury. pr. an. He repaired the fences & cleared some LandsThe Landlord has it now. He had a Cow, Blacksmith's tools, & some furniture. These were taken from him & his crop on the Knew Claimt. (lilting the VVar. He lived near Sarafoga, a B. Smith. Believes he was obliged to serve as a Militianiazi with the rebels. He took a farm during the War. He had a Cow, some Hogs & B. Smith's Tools. A New CLAIM. (90)410. Evidence on the Claim of Rossnr BRISBANE, late of Sara-Montreal toga, N. York. "M" F1'7' '_'"'"' Claimt. Sworn: Says that in 1783 he lived at St. Therese. He is a native of Ireland. In 1775 he lived at Saratoga. He joined the B. Army in 1777 at Teconderago with Saml. Peri" et 52 others. He acted with arms until he came to Saratoga, when he brought in his 'Wagon & Horses to the Army. At the Convention he came to Canada and joined Capt. McAlpine's Corps. He afterwards served in Major Jessup's Corps. In 1772 having enlisted a man in his room, he got his discharge. _ He now lives on...show more

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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 21mm | 712g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236914449
  • 9781236914446