Province of Canada Land Grant of half an acre to Alexander Johnson and John Johnson in Town of London, Upper Canada
Place Published: Montreal
Publisher: Province of Canada
Date Published: 1847
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: No binding
15-1/2 x 13 inches, was folded now flat, typed and handwritten manuscript and transfer document with docketing information handwritten on verso. All four edges folded and top fold on right side with about 3 inches separated. Faded seal and pin hole in top centre along fold and some of the hand writing is a little blurred, otherwise, good condition. Elgin signature and Daly, Superintendent signature Some content and detail...
Alexander Johnson and John Johnson of the Town of London in the district of London, "shoemakers."… Ten pounds sterling… half acre… Lot number Ten on the North side of East Dundas Street in the said Town of London… Montreal 28th 1847 James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin and 12th Earl of Kincardine (20 July 1811 – 20 November 1863) was a British colonial administrator and diplomat, best known as Governor General of the Province of Canada and Viceroy of India. He was the son of the 7th Earl of Elgin and 11th Earl of Kincardine. His second wife was Lady Mary Lambton, daughter of the 1st Earl of Durham, the author of the groundbreaking Report on the Affairs of British North America (1839), and niece of the Colonial Secretary the 3rd Earl Grey.
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