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Loyalist Directory: Jeremiah (Sr.) French

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Surname : French
Given name : Jeremiah (Sr.)
Rank : Capt; Lieut
Where Resettled : Eastern District Cornwall Twp. Con. 1 Lot 22
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : Certificate/UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Queen's Loyal Rangers; KRRNY
Enlistment Date : 1777 July 15; 1781 November 12
Date & Place of Birth : 1743 July 08 Connecticut/Stratford
Settled before war : Vermont/Manchester
Date & Place of Death : 1820 December 05
Place of Burial : Eastern District/Cornwall/Maple Grove Cemetery (moved during Seaway construction). New grave marker unveiled 2005.
Wife Name : Elizabeth Wheeler
Children : Mary; Catharine; Hannah; Mercy; Theodosia; Albert; Benjamin; Elizabeth; Marilla
Biography : See: 1. Loyalist Gazette Vol XLlll No. 2 Fall 2005 pages 21-22/28-29;
Canadian Military History Vol 7 Number 1 Winter 1998 pp. 42-50.
Short biography.
Proven Descendants : Sir Guy Carleton 1985.02.20; St. Lawrence 1993.06.17; St. Lawrence 1995.04.21 (George Anderson); Edmonton 2001.03.12; Col. John Butler 2010.12.06; Sir Guy Carleton 2014.03.17 (Marjorie Anita Saunders Syme); Vancouver 2014.06.16 (Jeffrey Ross Syme);
Military Info : Military Information.
Loyalist Genealogy : Loyalist Genealogy.
Family History : Ancestors And Descendants Of Samuel French The Joiner; 1940 by Mansfield Joseph French
Family Genealogy : Family Genealogy.
Sources : Other Information.
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