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Excerpt from oakvillehistory.org:

William J. Sumner House No. 2 at 65 Navy Street: This, the second house built by William Johnson Sumner, proprietor of the Oakville House, was built a year after the house on William Street.

The two adjacent lots were purchased in 1831 for twenty pounds (about $80, at the exchange rate of the time). In 1839, he sold both homes for one hundred pounds.

It was for William Johnson Sumner that Sumner Avenue in Oakville is named.
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