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Loyalist Directory: Joshua Chandler

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Surname : Chandler
Given name : Joshua
Rank : Col.
Where Resettled : St. John, NB
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : NYGBS; V35 N3 Jul 1904
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) : Grad Yale 1747.
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Date & Place of Birth : 1 Mar 1727 Woodstock, CT
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Date & Place of Death : 11 Mar 1787, in shipwreck near Musquash Point, NB
Place of Burial : St John, NB
Wife Name : Sarah Miles b. 6 Oct 1722, d. May or Jun 1783, Annapolis, NS; dau of Joseph Miles
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Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Governor Simcoe 1976.07.??; Governor Simcoe 1976.10.20;
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Sources : Reference letters K; L

Information submitted by volunteer Jo Ann Tuskin

Sources:
The Chandler Family, by George Chandler, (Charles Hamilton: Worcester, Mass., 1883), pp.252-7;
The Connecticut Magazine, Vol. 10, pp. 287-292;
Loyalists of the American Revolution, by L. Sabine, pp 308-9.
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