Colonel Matthew Elliott 1739-1814 - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Colonel Matthew Elliott 1739-1814

After serving with the British forces during the American Revolution, Irish-born Elliott took up land in Upper Canada. He served in the Indian Department, and his house on Elliott's Point became the headquarters for Indian affairs on the western frontier.

Location

Near the site of his former home, 849 Front Road South, at Elliott's Point, south of Amherstburg on County Road 18

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Essex

Municipality: Town of Amherstburg

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