CA ON00156 M/M440-2114
- 11 Apr 1949 (Creation)
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1 plan on Mylar (70.5 x 51cm)
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John Thomas Ransom was born on August 25, 1889, to parents Giles Sanders Ransom and Margaret Wilson at York, Ontario.
He married his wife, Lottie Ruth Long, on March 19, 1912, at York, Ontario.
He was a Provincial Land Surveyor active in Hastings County from the 1940s-1960s. His son, Thomas S. Ransom was also a surveyor in the local area.
John died on October 13, 1962.
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Received from Walter I. Watson, surveyor, of Belleville, Ontario, in 2012.
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A certified reproduction of the "Subdivision [of] part east and west halves of Lot # 8 and west half Lot # 9... First Concession, Township Thurlow.” The total area surveyed includes; King's Highway (Highway 2) north to Bridge Street East. Surveyed by John T. Ransom, O. L. S. and signed April 11, 1949.
This copy was made in 1972 of plan #809, as registered in the Hastings Land Registry Office.
Donated by Walter I. Watson, P. L. S.
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