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Loyalist Directory: John Chester

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Surname : Chester
Given name : John
Rank : Private
Where Resettled : Eastern District, Township of Augusta, 1784
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Jessup's Loyal Rangers
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 1763 November 28 Parish of Albany, New York State
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 1839 May 19. Ontario; Montague Twp; Grenville Co.
Place of Burial : Ontario; Wolford Twp; McGuigan's Cemetery; (10241); Stone reads John Chester departed this life May the 19th 1839
Wife Name : Phebe Brown
Children : Hanna; Catherine; Thomas; Mary Polly; Elizabeth; John; Michael; John; Jesse; Ursula
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : William James May of Grand River Branch 2005 November 7; Michael John Hereford of Bicentennial 2004.08.23; Richard Edward Hereford of Bicentennial 2005.04.11;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : Lineage page.
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information contributed by James May, Grand River Branch and Michael Hereford of Bicentennial Branch.
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