Title: Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865)
H, Bundle 2
June 20, 1796
The Petition of Myndert Harris, who joined his Majesty's Service in Col. Brinckerhoff's Battalion in the year 1777...
"The crown deeds for Hope Township indicate that lot 3 of concession 1 was originally assigned to Myndert Harris, one of the original settlers of Port Hope. In 1819, Harris sold the property... ." [Source]
"...recommended Myndert Harris, now under sentence of death, as an object of your Excellency's clemency."
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