In 1826, Richard Howard bought the Inn, and also operated the Promenade House or Howard's Hotel just down the street.
John Fraser purchased the Angel in 1845, and it was known as Mansion House, then Fraser's Hotel until reverting back to its earlier name of the Angel Inn.
continue reading More Saint of the Day An elder Mexican man makes his way to Mass in the early morning twilight of December 9, 1531.
He is a peasant, a simple farmer and laborer, and he has no education.
Year after year, decade upon decade, guests and travellers have feasted and rested at the Inn. There is a popular local legend (that shows up in accounts dating to the 1820's) of an unfortunate Canadian militia officer who was killed at the Inn during the American invasion of May, 1813.