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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
Table of Illustrations
Berczy, William
1   Berczy proved unable to finish his Yonge Street
2  Berczy contributed to the collapse of his Yonge
3  Berczy's role in Richmond Hill's history was
4   lieutenant-governor now turned to one William Berczy to supply an alternate labour force and to
5   Albert-Guillaume Berczy before settling on William Berczy.
6   the British-based Genesee Association hired Berczy to recruit European settlers for a large
7   Berczy, leader of the Berczy settlement in
8  Berczy began with the best of intentions. "Provided
9   the end of November, Berczy reported the road suitable for wagon traffic
10   1794. Association of Ontario Land Surveyors Berczy's withdrawal from Yonge Street work may
11   the arrival of Governor Simcoe and William Berczy and Augustus Jones, and long before
12   Street were also welcoming newcomers - William Berczy's German-speaking settlers who had been
13   Hill. Among them, according to Berczy's "Settlement Report of 1798," they occupied
14   of the nineteenth century. In 1803, Berczy's "Census of Markham Settlers" shows
15   as evidence of its title to the lands. Berczy was finally informed in 1796 that deeds would

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