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Brockville, formerly Elizabethtown, is a city in Eastern Ontario, Canada in the Thousand Islands region.
This entitled it to be represented by its own elected member in the House of Assembly.Indigenous peoples lived along both sides of the St. The first people known to have encountered the Europeans in the area were the St.Lawrence Iroquoians, a group distinct from and preceding the Iroquois nations of the Haudenosaunee, based further to the south.Henry Jones, the village postmaster, was elected in October 1830 to the 11th Parliament of the Province.Brockville became Ontario's first incorporated self-governing town on January 28, 1832, two years before the town of Toronto.They were later called United Empire Loyalists because of their continued allegiance to King George III.
The struggle between Britain and the 13 American colonies occurred in the years 1776 to 1783, and seriously divided loyalties among people in some colonies such as New York and Vermont.
They began using this name in their correspondence and dealings with Isaac Brock. Brock was soon involved in other battles on the Niagara Peninsula.
On October 13, 1812, he was fatally wounded while leading troops up the heights near the village of Queenston, then held by American militia.
It is included with Leeds and Grenville for census purposes only.
Known as the "City of the 1000 Islands", Brockville is located on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence River opposite Morristown, New York, about halfway between Ontario's Cornwall to the east and Kingston to the west.
In 1846, the population was 2,111 and there were many buildings made of stone.