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Show simple item record Goul, Jen Carl, Sharon Williams, Edie 2010-10-12T20:12:32Z 2010-10-12T20:12:32Z 2010-10-12
dc.description Item one is a minute book for Grantham Township, Ontario. It records the proceedings of meetings from 1818-1854 and the names of parish and town officers from 1818 to 1842. Names include: Chisholm, Ball, Steele, TenBroeck, Shipman, Laraway, McKerney, Adams, Pawling, Merritt, Rolls, Robertson, Lampman, Phelps, Darling. Also notes the laws agreed upon for the period - mainly dealing with livestock. Item two is a report and evidence of boundary line disputes in the Township of Grantham. Includes affidavits from witnesses to the boundary dispute and a report to the Honourable the Commissioner of Crown Lands Quebec. The affadavits were recorded in 1844, and transcribed into the folio in 1852. Lewis A. Ball was the commissioner before whom the affadavits were sworn and duly recorded. Includes field notes by Frederic F. Passmore, Provincial land surveyor. The boundary lines in dispute were 1. between the 2nd and 3rd Concessions, from Lot no. 1 to Lot no. 5, 2. between the 4th and 5th concessions, from lot no. 4 to lot no. 5 and 3. between lots 14 in the 9th and 10th concession of the Township of Grantham. en_US
dc.description.abstract 2 record books :|bhardcover (some pages missing 1816-1817) ;|c34 x 21 cm or smaller. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries ;RG 117
dc.subject Grantham Township en_US
dc.subject St. Catharines -- History en_US
dc.subject Grantham Township -- Surveys en_US
dc.title Grantham Township Records Collection en_US
dc.type Other en_US

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