May 21, 2009

Nova Scotia Black Loyalists Searchable Database online

Library & Archives Canada has a searchable database for Port Roseway associates.

During the American Revolution, the British and Loyalist forces evacuated New York in 1783. This research tool provides access to 1,498 references to Black Loyalist refugees who settled in Port Roseway, now Shelburne, Nova Scotia.

Search the database or visit the virtual exhibition Under a Northern Star

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