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Loyalist Directory: John Collard

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Surname : Collard
Given name : John
Rank : Pilot to the Army in New York
Where Resettled : Home District, Township of Newark, Lot 142, Lot 175, Lot 181
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Source : UEL List, National Archives: UCLP RG1, Vol 5 page 27, reel c-14027.
Upper Canada Land Petitions: John Collard 250 Acres. RG 1L3 Vol 224a Pet # 117.
Order-in-Council 28 March 1797, Bolton's History of Westchester Co., N.Y. Vol 2, p. 272, Township of Niagara (Niagara Township Centennial History).
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) : Expunged 1802/May/19
Regiment : James DeLancey's Company of Westchester Militia
Enlistment Date : 1775
Date & Place of Birth : c. 1761 Unknown
Settled before war : In 1775 he was living at Fordham Manor and West Farms, Westchester
Date & Place of Death : c. 1826- Lot 142 St. David's, Niagara, Upper Canada
Place of Burial : Presumably on farm Lot 142
Wife Name : Anna Pengry
Children : Margaret, Elijah, Hannah m. Edward Taylor, Susannah, Sarah m. Isaiah Millard, Rachel m. David Millard, Isabella, Richard, Stephen m. Elizabeth ?
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Proven Descendants : Col. John Butler 2002.11.07; Bicentennial 2005.05.09 Kimberly Hurst; Bicentennial 2006.03.27
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Other Info : A variety of source information about John Collard. Contact Kimberly Hurst for more information.
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