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Accession Number: 91-1022

Title

John E. Proctor fonds. -- 1869-1902. -- 1 folder.

Biography / History

John Edward Proctor was a resident of Brighton, Ontario involved in the lumbering trade in 1869. He was responsible for building and equipping the large schooner "E.R.C. Proctor" and the "Minnie Proctor". J.E. also had a grain elevator and dock which were in use until 1895. He also operated sawmills. (Taken from: "Centennial of the Incorporation of the Village of Brighton, 1859-1959." Brighton: Centennial Book Committee, 1959.)

Custodial History

Unknown

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of documents, from 1869 to 1902, including sale of timber receipts, deeds of land and quit claims of John E. Proctor of Brighton, Ontario.

Notes

Title based on contents of fonds.

This fonds was donated from an unknown source.

Restrictions: N

For related records see: 89-1005 and 89-1030