It happened today - May 18, 2015 | John Robson Online
On May 18, back in 1783, the first United Empire Loyalists arrived in what is now New Brunswick, mostly evacuated from New York by the British at the end of the American Revolutionary War. Their arrival here had consequences far beyond the hiving off of New Brunswick from Nova Scotia.
It happened today, May 18
United Empire Loyalists arrive in New Brunswick.