Colonel Thomas Hornor 1767-1834 - Ontario Heritage Trust


Colonel Thomas Hornor 1767-1834

A native of New Jersey, Hornor settled in Blenheim Township in 1795 and built the first sawmill in present-day Oxford County. He held several local offices and in 1820 was elected to the provincial legislature.


At Princeton Cemetery, County Road 2, near the site of his former mill, just west of Princeton

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Oxford

Municipality: Township of Blandford-Blenheim