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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 89-007

Title

Miscellaneous legal documents collection. -- 6 May 1647; 11 Dec. 1806. -- 2 items.

Biography / History

Unknown

Custodial History

Unknown

Scope and Content

This collection consists of two legal documents. One is written on parchment, dated May 6, 1647 and written in German. The second document is dated December 11, 1806 and appoints 16 men as Justices of the Peace for the District of Newcastle. It is signed by Francis Gore, Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada at York.

Notes

Title based on contents of collection.

This collection was donated by an unknown donor.

One of the documents is in German.

Restrictions: N

Associated materials located at the National Archives of Canada and the Archives of Ontario, Toronto.

Located in the Large Materials Cabinet - Drawer 32.