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Information for intending emigrants to Upper Canada

by Frederick Widder

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Published by s.n. in [Toronto? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 44964, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 44964
ContributionsCanada Company
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (6 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24616186M
ISBN 10066544964X

  That Dundon was directed to Upper Canada is not surprising. The previous summer the British government had conveyed nearly mostly Irish Catholics, the “other settlers” from the Blackwater to eastern Upper Canada under similar, but slightly less generous assistance terms. Dubbed the “Peter Robinson emigrants” after the Upper Canadian who superintended their migration, they . Get this from a library! Views of Canada and the colonists embracing the experience of an eight years' residence; views of the present state, progress, and prospects of the colony; with detailed and practical information for intending emigrants.. [James B Brown; Sidney Hall].

Brief excerpt from Peter Robinson's Report, I have the honor to report to you for the information of the Right Honorable Earl Bathurst that having received directions from His Majesty's Government to proceed to Ireland for the purpose of superintending a limited emigration to the Province of Upper Canada, I left Liverpool on the 18 and.   A few plain directions for persons intending to proceed as settlers to His Majesty's province of Upper Canada, in North America. Containing also a short sketch or journal of the author's voyage across the Atlantic, in June, by English farmer settled in Upper Canada.

BOOK - Peter Robinson's Settlers & By Carol Bennett. In and groups of people from south Ireland were brought to Upper Canada under the leadership of the Hon. Peter Robinson, MPP. They settled in the District of Bathurst in the Ottawa Valley and in the Newcastle District in the Peterborough area. Of interest to everyone who studies early Ontario settlement, are candid descriptions of Upper Canada (Ontario) as the settlers found it in , the people, and its institutions. ISBN: More information.


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Information for intending emigrants to Upper Canada by Frederick Widder Download PDF EPUB FB2

Information for intending emigrants of all classes to Upper Canada [microform]: designed principally for the small farmer, agricultural labourer, &c., but which will be found interesting to other classes possessed of capital or independent incomes, who may contemplate leaving the United Kingdom.

Information for intending emigrants to Upper Canada. [Toronto?]: [publisher not identified], [?] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Widder; Canada Company. Full text of "Information for intending emigrants to Upper Canada [microform]" See other formats IMAGE EVALUATION TEST TARGET (MT-3) // I.I at lis itt m 1^ ^i Photographic Sciences Corporation n.v' \ c\,v \ 23 WIST MAIN STMIT WIBSTk«,N.Y.

MSM () • CIHM/ICMH Microfiche Series. Latitude about 42° north in Upper Canada, and latitude 45° north, or thereabouts, in Lower Canada. Appears in 5 books from Page 20 - For instance, the black ash swales (a kind of swamp) make the best ground for hemp, as, by the scourging effect of two or three crops of it, the ground will be made more fit for the raising of wheat 3/5(1).

Using a rich collection of contemporary sources, this study focuses on one group of English immigrants sent to Upper Canada from Sussex and other Information for intending emigrants to Upper Canada book counties with the aid of parishes and landlords.

In Part One, Wendy Cameron follows the work of the Petworth Emigration Committee over six years and trace how the immigrants were received in each of these years.

Lucille's Books (all available as e-books or paperbacks) Lucille Campey has written eight books on the Scots who immigrated to Canada. They are all published by the Dundurn Group of Toronto (). The books are painstakingly researched and are well-illustrated with maps and detailed appendices.

The books have attracted widespread favourable comment from many. PERSUADING BRITISH IMMIGRANTS TO SETTLE IN UPPER CANADA THROUGH FOOD IN THE EARLY 19TH CENTURY. This is the inside title page of “A Few Plain Directions for Persons Intending to Proceed as Settler’s to His Majesty’s Province of Upper Canada.” It provides contextual information, outlining the immigration experiences it will describe.

Immigrants from Great Britain and Ireland proceeding to Canada via New York, whose passes were signed by the British Consul: Upper Canada Sundries: RG5 A1.

Originals: vol pages tomicrofilm C Petition of John Banfield requesting land in Simcoe County, Ontario, for intended immigrants from the Scilly Islands.

North Tipperary Irish Emigrants to Upper Canada Emigration research is fascinating and there can be pockets of information where you least expect it.

Initially, I was looking for pre Ontario genealogy on Google Books when this particular book led me on a segway journey. The Province of Upper Canada (French: province du Haut-Canada) was a part of British Canada established in by the Kingdom of Great Britain, to govern the central third of the lands in British North America, formerly part of the Province of Quebec since Upper Canada included all of modern-day Southern Ontario and all those areas of Northern Ontario in the Pays d'en Haut which Common languages: English.

Canada, as it is: Comprising Details Relating to the Domestic Policy, Commerce and Agriculture, of the Upper and Lower Provinces: Comprising Matters of General Information and Interest, Especially Intended for the Use of Settlers and Emmigrants Issue of CIHM/ICMH Digital series Issue of CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches.

THE EMIGRANT'S GUIDE TO THE CANADAS This book was printed in London, Edinburgh and Dublin, and was intended as a source of information for prospective emigrants to Upper and Lower Canada.

It has only a few names, so is not a good source of genealogical records, but is a fantastic source of some of the historic information about the Canadas in the early part of the s.

At head of title: Canada West, 1st June, Pages: Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Full text of "Canada: A Hand-book of Information for Intending Emigrants" See other formats.

Information for intending emigrants of all classes to Upper Canada: designed principally for the small farmer, agricultural labourer, &c., but which will be found interesting to other classes possessed of capital or independent incomes, who may contemplate leaving the United Kingdom with their families.

Assisting Emigration to Upper Canada: The Petworth Project, 1st Edition In Part Two, Mary McDougall Maude presents a complete list of emigrants on Petworth ships from toincluding details of their background, family reconstructions, and additional information 5/5(1). Emigrants from County Wexford and County Carlow, Ireland (c.

1, families) to Upper Canada (British North America), the Elly List of (These families settled mostly in the Richmond / Brockville / Kingston /Boyd Settlement area) January 8, We now have a local.

Pages in category "Immigrants to Upper Canada" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) (). The character of Canada has always been defined by the successive waves of immigrants that have peopled its vastness, beginning with the six thousand French immigrants who came to settle New France in the latter half of the seventeenth century, and continuing through the present day.

Migration and adaptation to a new country have also been prominent themes in Canadian literature, detailed in. There is a great deal of genealogical information in the Canada Company Remittance Books.

The Canada Company sent money to friends and family members of settlers in Canada. The books record the receipt of the sent money in England, the recipient, the sender, and the destination.

British Immigration to Upper Canada, by Robert B. Sneyd Robert B. Sneyd completed a Master of Arts thesis at the University of Toronto on the topic of the Rideau Canal. The thesis was titled “The Role of the Rideau Waterway, ”.Sketches of Upper Canada, Domestic, Local, and Characteristic: to Which Are Added, Practical Details for the Information of Emigrants of Every Class; and Some Recollections Og the United States of America [John Howison] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Sketches of Upper Canada, Domestic, Local, and Characteristic: to Which Are Added, Practical Details for the Information 5/5(1).Canada Company., 9 books Frederick Widder, 8 books Canada Company, 7 books Bathurst, Henry Bathurst Earl, 3 books Englishman resident in Upper Canada, 2 books Andrew Picken, 2 books Smith, Thomas, 1 book Wilfred Brenton Kerr, 1 book Robert C.

Lee, 1 book Hamilton Baird Timothy, 1 book Thelma Coleman, 1 book R. K. Gordon, 1 book Lizars, Robina.