- 15 Jun 1872 (Creation)
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He later became a surveyor, and was active in various townships of the Midland District.
He served in the militia during the rebellion of 1837-1838.
Samuel died in 1876, of cancer, at an age of 75 years.
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A certified reproduction of the "Plan of part of Shannonville laid out in 1839 on part of [the] south half of Lots # 5 & 6 in 1st Concession, south of road in Township of Tyendinaga." Surveyed by Samuel M. Benson P.L.S., and signed June 15, 1872.
This copy was made in 1972 of plan #153, as registered in the Hastings Land Registry Office.
Donated by Walter I. Watson, O.L.S.