Memorial of Levin Winder
Levin Winder, among the first refugees who settled in Preston, asks the government for 150 acres of land. Winder's petition declares a common sentiment among the refugees: the land was poor and their farms too small.
Date: 13 March 1821
Reference no.: Commissioner of Crown Lands Nova Scotia Archives RG 20 series A vol. 85 (1821) (microfilm no. 15733)