31 Mar 1831 This letter is addressed to James Gamble, Province of Canada, West Richmond Hill, Post Office. The letter is full of spelling and grammar errors. Size: 15 3/4 by 12 in.
1840-1880 Amos Wright (1809-1881) was elected as the first reeve of Markham Township in 1850. He was member of Parliament for East York from 1851-67, and chairman of the October 1857 meeting that supported the incorporation of Richmond Hill as a village. His collection includes more than 50 original...
ca. 1840s Hanna Purdy was
Born May 26th 1788
Mary Purdy was
Born May 9th 1791
Elisabeth Purdy was
Born March 28th 1793
Charlotte Purdy was
Born March 28th 1795
William Purdy Jun was
Born September 22 1797
12 Apr 1841 An indenture of agreement for sale of land.
1843 A letter written by Mr. Kinnear. To Mr. Newton
Dear Sir, I have been put into a state of annoyance by Hugh Glass's wife sending up an account she has trumped up against Mrs. Higgins. She has rendered Mrs. H. perfectly useless and ill, and as I mast go into Toronto tomorrow cost what will you will...
1845 Elgin Mills General Store bill signed by Jos. Newton and sent to James Smith. Included list of items sold with indication of their quantity and price. List of items is very diversified: one bottle of castor oil, one dozen herrings, one quart whiskey, two and three quarter yards of moleskin, two...
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