Sunday, August 30, 2015

The Great Military Highway



Source [Toronto, From Kingston Road]


Historical and Descriptive Sketches....:

"As the fruit of [Governor] Simcoe's tours, we have the great military highway which he drew and intended to open from Pointe au Baudet on the St. Lawrence, through Kingston, York (Toronto), the Head of the Lake (Dundas), Oxford (Woodstock), London and so to the River Detroit."


Detroit River


Friday, August 28, 2015

Ebenezer Richmond 9-198




Steuben County, New York, Deed
Ebenezer Richmond, Of Wayne, Steuben...of the second part
9-198
28 August 1818

Witnesses:  Edward Mott, Gershom Truesdale