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Loyalist Directory: James Curgenven

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Surname : Curgenven
Given name : James
Rank : Captain
Where Resettled : In 1784 received 900 acres in Antigonish. However, he probably returned to England not long after the war, as as his name does not appear on further records.
Status as Loyalist :  
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Second Company Loyal American Association 1775, Hierlihy's Corps
1777-1782, Royal Nova Scotia Volunteers 1782-1783
Enlistment Date : April 1777 Hierlihy's Corps
Date & Place of Birth : December 28, 1745, Uny-Lelant Cornwall
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : Merther, Cornwall, England, 15 June 1824
Place of Burial : Merther churchyard in Cornwall, England
Wife Name :  
Children :  
Biography : "See these documents for more information:

Post War Settlement, Nova Scotia Volunteers Land Grants, On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies, http://www.royalprovincial.com/genealogy/settle/lndnsvol2.shtml

Post War Settlement, Nova Scotia Volunteers Land Grants Warrant, On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies, http://www.royalprovincial.com/genealogy/settle/lndnsvol.shtml

Independent Companies (Hierlihy's) Letter form Curgenven, On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies, http://www.royalprovincial.com/military/rhist/indp_co_hierlihy/ichlet1.htm

Loyal American Association, Second Company, On-Line Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies, http://www.royalprovincial.com/military/musters/loyamassoc/laasecondco.htm

James Curgenven to Governor Trumbull, American Archives, Documents of the American Revolution 1774-1776.
http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/cgi-bin/amarch/getdoc.pl?/var/lib/philologic/databases/amarch/.3606

Letter from James Curgenven to Governor Trumbull, American Archives, Documents of the American Revolution 1774-1776. http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/cgi-bin/amarch/getdoc.pl?/var/lib/philologic/databases/amarch/.3606

Petition from New-Haven to Governor, etc., of Connecticut; Praying that certain persons, enemies to America, American Archives Documents of the American Revolution 1774-1776.
http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/cgi-bin/amarch/getdoc.pl?/var/lib/philologic/databases/amarch/.23093"
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Sources : Information submitted by Peter Newman.
new2500@optusnet.com.au
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