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Pioneer sketches of Long Point settlement

or, Norfolk's foundation builders and their family genealogies

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1981, W. Briggs, C.W. Coates
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Pioneer sketches of Long Point settlement

First published in 1898



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Library of Congress F5547L73 O9 1898a

Pioneer sketches of Long Point settlement

or, Norfolk's foundation builders and their family genealogies

This edition was published in by W. Briggs in Toronto.


Table of Contents

Introduction v
Contents ix
Illustrations xiii
I. An Historical Digest 15
II. Norfolk's First White Man--Billy Smith 23
III. Dr. Troyer and his Big Witch Trap 29
IV. Walsingham's Second Settler--LucasDedrick 33
V. First White Burial in Old Charlotteville--Frederick Mabee 37
VI. Boxed Up by his Wife--Abraham Smith 43
VII. The Town of Charlotteville 49
VIII. The Father of Norfolk Presbyterianism--Jabez Culver 56
IX. Ryerson and Ryerse 62
X. A Pioneer Wheatfield 72
XI. A Pioneer Who Lived in the Executive Log Mansion--The Austin Family 76
XII. The Double Culver Quartette 84
XIII. Two Highland Lads 91
XIV. The Clan McCall 94
XV. Two Marylan Dutchmen 101
XVI. Comforts of Old Age 105
XVII. A Young Pioneer Who Brought the Old Family Bible--Price Family 109
XVIII. Norfolk's Gallows 114
XIX. Neil's Corners and Cope's Landing 120
XX. The Old Gustin Mill 123
XXI. A Strict Family Disciplinarian 127
XXII. Lieutenant Teeple's Mistake 131
XXIII. "The Good Old Times" 134
XXIV. Jake Sovereign, the Pioneer Tavern-Keeper 137
XXV. The Earl of Mar, and the Marrs and Lemons of Norfolk 143
XXVI. A Family of French Huguenots 149
XXVII. A Peioneer " Meetin' " at Father Abraham Powell's 154
XXVIII. The Sons of Old Hendrick Slacht 158
XXIX. Our Fair Daughters 164
XXX. A Pioneer Murdered On His Way to Norfolk--Barber Family 170
XXXI. A U. E. Loyalist Ranger--Haviland Family 176
XXXII. Captain Edward McMichael 181
XXXIII. A Veteran Educator and Judge 185
XXXIV. Whiskey a Medium of Exchange 190
XXXV. Pioneer Chickens Hatched in Transit 194
XXXVI. A Young Mother's Grave 200
XXXVII. A Pioneer Mother who Weighed Three Hundred Pounds 204
XXXVIII. A Jolly Old Pioneer 207

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Norfolk's foundation builders and their family genealogies.

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