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Executions in Canada
Men sentenced to death in Dr. Duncombe's Rising near Brantford
Men Charged with Treason in the 1837 Rebellion (aka Patriot War)
Marie-Joseph Angélique Executed in Montreal Quebec
Negress, slave woman of Thérèse de
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you are condemned to die, to make honourable amends, to
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cast to the winds." -- Judge Pierre Raimbault, June 4, 1734
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Various stories of early executions throughout Canada. Also includes a list of people executed in Manitoba between 1874 - 1951.
Crime and Punishment in York Town (Toronto)
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Canada Death Penalty Index
List of persons executed in Canada. Organized by province and indexed alphabetically. Contains details such as date, crime, age, occupation, etc.
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Execution of Samuel Lount and Peter Matthews
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