"King" Capron 1796-1872 - Ontario Heritage Trust

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"King" Capron 1796-1872

In 1829, Hiram Capron purchased land at the Forks of the Grand and divided it into town lots. His leadership in developing the village of Paris earned him the nickname "King".

Location

In front of his former home, 8 Homestead Road, Paris

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Brant (District)

Municipality: County of Brant

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