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Court Records in Canada
Names of those charged in the Short Hills Insurrection
Men charged with treason in the Rebellion of 1837 (aka Patriot War)

Ontario  Criminal Assize Clerk criminal indictment files 1853-1929:

Marquis of Hastings 1839
Ship Transporting Rebels Who Were Banished from Canada to Van Dieman's Land, Australia

The Canton 1839
Ship Transporting Rebels Who Were Banished from Canada to Van Dieman's Land, Australia

Surrogate Court Records
1800-1900 for the London District and Elgin County

Court Records Research at Library and Archives Canada
Library and Archives Canada holds records relating to inmates of federal penitentiaries, as well as some pre-1867 criminal and court records.

Criminal Cases in Alberta
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