This refers to the northern end of what is now Lake Simcoe, where the Huron had planted tree saplings to corral fish.However, the word "Toronto", meaning "plenty" also appears in a French lexicon of the Huron language in 1632, A portage route from Lake Ontario to Lake Huron running through this point, the Toronto Carrying-Place Trail, led to widespread use of the name.
Its economy is highly diversified with strengths in technology, design, financial services, life sciences, education, arts, fashion, business services, environmental innovation, food services, and tourism.
York was incorporated as the City of Toronto on March 6, 1834, reverting to its original native name.
Reformist politician William Lyon Mackenzie became the first Mayor of Toronto and led the unsuccessful Upper Canada Rebellion of 1837 against the British colonial government.
) is the capital of the Canadian province of Ontario.
It is located within the Golden Horseshoe in Southern Ontario on the northern shore of Lake Ontario.