Loyalists in Upper Canada, The - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Loyalists in Upper Canada, The

At the close of the American Revolution, a large number of refugees who had remained loyal to the Crown were awarded land in present-day Ontario. It is estimated that when Upper Canada was created in 1791 some 10,000 loyalists were resident in the new province.

Location

Near the entrance to the Legislative Chambers, on the second floor of the Legislative Building, Queen's Park, Toronto

Region: Greater Toronto Area

County/District: City of Toronto (District)

Municipality: City of Toronto

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