Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

18/4/2007

Letters Collected by the Canada Company to Encourage Emigration, 1842

In 1842 the Canada Company sent out an agent to collect statements from various settlers in the Huron Tract to use as encouragement to other emigrants. Owning a great deal of land, the Company was interested in selling it to new settlers. These letters and statements, however, do give us some insight into the lives of these new emigrants.

Stratford, 23d September, 1842. for more click here

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