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Loyalist Directory: Frederick (brother of James, John, William and Henry) Markle (Maracle, Merkley)

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Surname : Markle (Maracle, Merkley)
Given name : Frederick (brother of James, John, William and Henry)
Rank : Private
Where Resettled : Home District, Niagara Twp., Lincoln Co.
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Butler's Rangers
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : (Bapt) 19 Dec 1756 Kingston, Ulster Co., NY
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : Aug 1836 at Niagara Twp., Lincoln Co.
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Rebecca Pickard
Children : Sarah Jane b. 1784, m. William Staats, Nicholas Stevens.
Elizabeth b. 1785, m. James Bunting.
Mary b. 1788, m. William Stevens. James Cudney.
Benjamin b. 1790, m. Mary.
Solomon Osterhout b. 1792, m. Catharine Stevens.
Rebecca b. 1794, m. John Putman Clement.
Abraham b. 1796, m. Hannah Crysler.
Esther b. 1798.
Margaret b. 1801, m. John Anson Colby.
Catherine b. 1803, m. Adam Crysler Clement.
Frederick b. 1806, m. Jane Stevens.
Delilah b. 1807, m. Alexander Rogers.
Henry b. 1810.
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Heritage 1978.04.22; Grand River 2003.02.17; Fredericton 2004.10.04; Toronto 2008.04.14;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy :  
Family History :  
Family Genealogy : Frederick was the son of William and Sarah (Koch) Merckel; Rebecca was the daughter of William and (?) (Wintermute) Pickard. Four Markle brothers served with Butler's Rangers; these and three additional brothers settled in Lincoln and Wentworth Counties.
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