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Loyalist Directory: Frederick Franks (Frank)

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Surname : Franks (Frank)
Given name : Frederick
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Widow Anne Margareth settled in Williamsburgh, Dundas Co, Ontario
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Imprisoned by the Colonists. Taken prisoner while acting with the BUTLERS RANGERS.
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : c1745 Germany
Settled before war : Frederick Franks lived on the banks of the Susquhanna, Pennsylvania
Date & Place of Death : Died 1778 or 1779 in Connecticut in prison, possibly Susequana or Coppermine
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Anne Margareth, m in Germany, d 11 March 1814 Williamsburgh, Dundas UC (Ontario)
Children : William John b 22 Sep 1765
Margaret b 1760 married John Barnet
Mary b 1772 m 1) Barnhart 2) 24 Dec 1823 Jonathon McCurdy
Catherine b 1762
Archibald
John
Frederick
Biography : he was in America 10 years before the Rev War.
Proven Descendants : Bay of Quinte 2012.03.26;
Military Info :  
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Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Sources:
Township Mono Caledon Lot W 1/2 26 & 27 Concession 7 EHS.
Old Lutheran Church Records, Register of the Parishes of Williamsburgh, Matilda, Osnabruck and Edwardsburgh.
Microfiche from Public Archives of Canada, Reel B 1162 Montreal 6 March 1788, Claim of the Estate of Frederick Franks.
contributed by Helen C. Aukerman
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