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Richard Henderson’s presentation on Philemon Wright

April 28, 2018 - 13:30 - 14:30

Richard Henderson, a four-time great grandson of early settler Philemon Wright, will give a presentation on his ancestor who established the first permanent settlement in the Ottawa Valley. He was the one who provided most of the provisions for the Richmond settlement when it started in 1818. Richard Henderson has written a book about his ancestor called Walking in the Footsteps of Philemon Wright.

This presentation will take place on April 28 at 1:30 p.m. at the Grace Thompson Room at the Stittsville branch of the Ottawa Public Library on Stittsville Main Street.

 

 

Details

Date:
April 28, 2018
Time:
13:30 - 14:30
Event Category:

Venue

OPL, Stittsville Branch
1637 Stittsville Main Street
Stittsville, Ontario Canada
Phone:
(613) 580-2940
Website:
biblioottawalibrary.ca

Organizer

Goulbourn Township Historical Society
Email:
info@goulbournhistoricalsociety.org
Website:
https://goulbournhistoricalsociety.org/
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