Fonds 1057 - Richard Birdsall fonds

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UTA 1057


Richard Birdsall fonds


  • 1842 (Creation)

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Richard Birdsall born 1799, died 21 January, 1852. Surveyor of grounds of King's College and other properties; politician. Henry Boys, born 8 November, 1775. Died 23 April, 1868. Bursar, University of King's College, 1839-1851.

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Letter, dated 24 February, 1842, from Henry Boys, Bursar of King's College, to Richard Birdsall of Belleville, surveyor to the Canada Company and surveyor of the land on which King's College was built, requesting him not to seize the timber on Lot No. 18 in the 14th concession of Seymour Township, which the College had sold to E.D.S. Wilkins.

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