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Table of Contents

Title Page
Author's Preface
1 The Road through Richmond Hill
2 First Peoples on the Land
3 The European Settlers Arrive
4 From Miles' Hill to Richmond Hill: The Birth of a Community
5 Tories and Reformers
6 Stagecoach Lines and Railway Tracks
7 The Neighbours at Mid-Century
8 Fire Brigades and Fence Viewers
9 Picture Post Card Village of the 1880s and 1890s
10 Rails through Richmond Hill
11 The Flowering of Richmond Hill
12 The Village Transformed
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de Puisaye settlers
1   Richmond Hill residents - the de Puisaye settlers from France who settled farther north along
2   weeks of hard work in early 1799, the de Puisaye colonists seemed to make no further advances. "Their log
3   the first year was out, individual Windham colonists began deserting the land. Some moved on to more
4   George, successful entrepreneur among the de Puisaye settlers, from an 1815 oil painting. Metropolitan Toronto
5   came north after the American Revolution. De Puisaye's group wanted to settle apart from the established
6   probably on Christmas Day, thirteen of de Puisaye's followers arrived at York. Colonial officials gave

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