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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 settlers
1   On October 17, with thirty-three of his German-speaking settlers and five hired hands, Berczy began work
2   welcoming newcomers - William Berczy's German-speaking settlers who had been promised land in return for working
3   Berczy settlers and later German Americans who persevered
4   was able to settle Berczy's people on their lands by mid-November. They would be
5   Ogden could have guessed. Most of the Berczy settlers spent the winter of 1794-95 in miserable
6   first eighteen months. About a third of the Berczy people moved back to Niagara and spent several years
7   pioneers and Markham's German-speaking settlers overcame initial hardships to carve permanent
8   to a close, the mixture of English and German-speaking settlers farther south along Yonge Street, Bayview
9   in New York and attached himself to William Berczy's German settlers, who were moving from the Genesee country to Upper
10   soon broke away from the Berczy group, however, and headed directly for

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