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From: "D O'" <>
Subject: Re: [ONTARIO] 1836 Emigration from Downton, Wiltshire to Canada
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 17:35:23 +0000
Here is a little reading for you Catherine:
Perhaps those you are interested in were hired by Hopkins to work for HBC for a specific period of time, hunting, trapping, tanning, building, etc.
> Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 11:32:47 -0400
> Subject: [ONTARIO] 1836 Emigration from Downton, Wiltshire to Canada
> April 7, 1836 Wiltshire, Eng. sent their poor from Downton, Wilts. to Canada aboard the King William landing in Quebec. Not known where in Canada/Ontario they went to.
> The CHAMP family and the FORDER families were aboard, however, both of these families were back in Wiltshire in 1841.
> Questions: Why and how would these families return to Wiltshire? Where did they get the money for their return voyage in such a short period of time?
> Anyone with any information to help I'd be pleased to hear from you. Catherine
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