Captain Robert Wilson, 1806-1888.
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- Capt. Robert Wilson was well known to many black slaves, fleeing on the underground railway, whom he allowed to stowaway on his vessels as he crossed Lake Ontario. His funeral was the first held in the new Knox church building.
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Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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- Public domain. Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
- Knox Presbyterian Church, OakvilleEmailoffice@knoxoakville.comWWW address
Agency street/mail address
89 Dunn Street, Oakville ON L6J 3C8