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Former Name(s): Buell's Bay; Elizabethtown (1784-1812); Brockville (1812+)
Geographic*: Elizabethtown Township, Leeds & Grenville United Counties
Formerly in Johnstown District; Leeds County
Established as a United Empire Loyalist settlement named Elizabethtown in 1784 by Loyalists William Buell, Daniel Buell, and Charles Jones. Renamed Brockville in 1812 in honour of Isaac Brock. Incorporated as a Police Village in 1832, a town in 1850, and a city in 1962.
One of Ontario's Municipalities; Incorporated 1832
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