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Re: WAS NEW CANAAN REAL? BLACK SETTLEMENT IN ONTAR
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: New Canaan was located outside of the town of Harrow, ON. (now
: The original families can be found in the 1861 Canandian Census.
: The freedom boundary shifted to the Canadian border on enactment of
: Contact HEIRS in Harrow. They are very helpful.
My Dad grew up in that area, and he knew it as an early black settlement. Not only that, he has told me of "lost" black bural gorunds in that area, down by the river.
e-mail me anytime, I do research on the Underground Railroad here in London, Ontairo
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