The settlements are –
1. Hull, Quebec settled by Philemon Wright in 1800
2. Richmond Military Settlement, mainly Goulbourn Twp, Richmond, Stittsville and Ashton area, which started in the fall of 1818 and consisted mainly of soldiers of the 99th/100th Reg't
3. Rideau Canal settlement started when Lt/Col John By came to the area [eventually Bytown ] in 1826/1827 to build the Rideau Canal
He says that he will post on alternate Wednesdays between visits to Ottawa City Archives where he will gather info/data to post and rotate thru the three settlements above.
In 2 weeks time, on the 10 Apr 2013, there will be data/info on Hull and Philemon Wright settlers.
To read the post, go to http://ogsottawa.blogspot.com/2013/03/bytownottawa-settlers.html