John Graves Simcoe
John Graves Simcoe

Upper Canada Land Petitions

To Find A Petition

First, go to the index:

Type in the name of the person you are looking for, and when the list shows up, click on the person you want and further details show up.

Write down the film # and petition #.

Next, visit the page below:

Click on the film # that you want.

Now you need to jump through the pages until you get to the petition # that you want.

Once you have found your petition, you can save the pages (one at a time) to your computer and then print or send as e-mail as needed.

Other Sites

Census returns index:

‘Tracing your Family History’ at Ontario Archives: