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Information for immigrants, settlers and purchasers of public lands

with maps showing the newly surveyed townships, colonization roads, &c., of Canada

by William MacDougall

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Published by s.n.] in [Quebec? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWm. M"Dougall
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 46534, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 46534
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (14 fr).
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24628053M
ISBN 100665465343

Homestead Act granted acres to settlers who had worked the land 5 years The sharecropping system in the South replaced the old slave plantation system Influx of Scandinavian immigrants Cattle boom accelerated settlement of Great Plains; range wars developed between farmers and ranchers: Total population.


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Ohio Lands, Steubenville Land Office, ; Early Ohio Settlers: Purchasers of Land in East and East Central Ohio, This includes the Zanesville and Steubenville Land Offices. The years to are not included for Steubenville, since those years were covered by Carol Willsey Bell's book.

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Most of these early settlers were of English and Ulster Scottish origin, although some were of German. Data given includes the purchasers' name (in alphabetical order), date of purchase, place of residence at the time of the purchase, and the range, township, and section of the purchased land.

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In his book entitled History of the Religious Society of Friends from its Rise to the YearQuaker minister and author Samuel McPherson Janney () summarized Quaker religious activities during the early years in Pennsylvania."The Friends, soon after their arrival, were careful to establish, in every neighborhood, meetings for divine worship, where they.

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OHIO LANDS BOOK Written by Dr. George W. Knepper THE OFFICIAL OHIO LANDS BOOK Written by Dr. George W. Knepper Cover art by Annette Salrin This book is a publication of The Auditor of State 88 East Broad Street Columbus, Ohio First paperback edition Printed in the United States of America i.

First Ownership of Ohio Lands Albion M. Dyer This important publication identifies the 1, associates of the Ohio Company who purchased lands on the Muskingum River,with such information, in tabular form, as residence, selling agency, and number of shares owned.

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To the best of my knowledge, the first of the Alsatian families to settle in these townships emigrated to the United. The first group of 58 names appears to be settlers of Pocasset (later Portsmouth), while the second group of 42 appears to be settlers of Newport.

These two lists come from Bartlett's Records of the Colony of Rhode Island, and apparently they were compiled and incorporated into the town records of Newport on Novem EAST HAMPTON, LONG ISLAND, NY, HISTORY The History of Long Island, from its earliest settlement to the present time.

Peter Ross. NY Lewis Pub. [transcribed by Coralynn Brown] John Lion Gardiner, the seventh proprietor of. Ellen T. Berry and David A. Berry. In lands of the Northwest Territory were offered for sale to the public. By four land offices were established and sales from the Zanesville office, which included tracts originally reserved for the Marietta and Steubenville offices and, more importantly, parts of the United States Military District, reserved for veterans of the.

Shenandoah Road Alexandria, Virginia Telephone: () Early Ohio settlers: purchasers of land in southeastern Ohio,compiled by Ellen T.

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military. These reservations tended to be on lands that were the least desirable to white settlers (usually unsuitable for farming or resource extraction).

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Philadelphia quickly grew into an important colonial city and. Nelson Greene's History of the Mohawk Valley: Gateway to the West is a four-volume set covering six counties in upstate New York. This online version is part of the Schenectady Digital History Archive, the local history and genealogy Web site of the Schenectady County Public Library, affiliated with the NYGenWeb, USGenWeb and American History and.

The New Zealand Company, chartered in the United Kingdom, was a company that existed in the first half of the s on a business model focused on the systematic colonisation of New company was formed to carry out the principles devised by Edward Gibbon Wakefield, who envisaged the creation of a new-model English society in the southern.

The Homestead Act of President Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act on On January 1,Daniel Freeman made the first claim under the Act, which gave citizens or future citizens up to acres of public land provided they live on it, improve it, and pay a small registration fee.

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Early Land Grants and Settlers Along Patterson Creek. By Charles Morrison. Vol Number 2 (Winter ), pp. By the meanders of the river, Patterson Creek joins the Potomac about thirteen miles below the mouth of Wills Creek, which is at the site of old Fort Cumberland.

The origin of the name is uncertain.Then, with regard to the position in which the settlers were placed—a great number of them were purchasers of land ai that time, and they selected their lands in the Manawatu district, but those selections remained unsatisfied, and, in point of fact, the .history of lycoming county.

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