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Excerpts from municipal statements


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Excerpts from municipal statements concerning residents and property in Richmond Hill in 1877.
Date of Publication:
1877
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Law, Abraham ; Harrison, Wm. ; Trench, Wm. ; Langstaff, James ; Brown, John ; Pugsley, Wm. ; Savage, Peter ; Crosby,Isaac ; Trench, Thomas ; Lunau, Jacob ; Greene, J.A. ; Trench, Thomas ; Neal, Wm. ; Hill, P.С. ; Taylor, W.J. ; Teefy, Mathew ; Hume, Alex J. ; Lynett, Russell
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English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.87111 Longitude: -79.43725
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Excerpts from municipal statements 1877 RICHMOND HILL.

No. of acres assessed ------------------------ 472

No. of ratepayers ---------------------151

Assessed value of Real Estate -------------$128,335

Assessed value of Personal Property $ 8,650

Amount of Taxable Income ----------- $ 1,900

Rate of Taxation,not including school tax 4.8 mills

Amount raised for school purposes ------ $1,060

Amount of taxes collected ----------- $1,667

Government Grant for Schools --------------- $115

Municipal Salaries and Expenses — $365

Spent for Roads and Bridges------ $287

Expenditures on all accounts except interest $2,140

Number of Residents------------------------------ 659

Number of cattle ------------------------------ 67

Number of sheep —-------------------------------- 45

Number of hogs ------------------------------- 80

Number of horses ------------------------- 105

Number of dogs --------------------------- 41


Reeves of the Municipality have been;

Abraham Law 1873

Wm. Harrison 1874

Wm. Trench 1875 to 1879, 1881 and 1882.

Jas. Langstaff 1880

John Brown 1883 and 1884

Wm. Pugsley 1885 to 1896, 1907 to 1918.

Peter Savage 1897 to 1905.

Isaac Crosby 1906

Thomas Trench 1919 to 1925

Jacob Lunau 1926 to 1932

J.A. Greene 1933 to 1939, 1943 and 1950

Thomas Trench 1940 to 1942

Wm. Neal 1944 to 1947, Part of I951

P.С. Hill 1948 and 1949

W.J. Taylor 1952

There have only been three Clerks of the Village, Mathew Teefy, Alex J. Hume, aid Russell Lynett.

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Excerpts from municipal statements


Excerpts from municipal statements concerning residents and property in Richmond Hill in 1877.