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Loyalist Directory: Reuben Mott (Motte)

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Surname : Mott (Motte)
Given name : Reuben
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Elizabethtown Twp., Leeds Co., Johnstown District, Upper Canada
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : - 84th Regiment, King's Royal Rangers of New York
- Jessup's Rangers
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, son of Jonathan Mott and Hannah ?
Settled before war : New York
Date & Place of Death : 16 January 1839; Elizabethtown, Leeds County, Upper  Canada
Place of Burial : Elizabethtown, Leeds County, Upper Canada
Wife Name : m. 1777 to Hannah ?? b. 1759 in Dutchess County NY; d. before 1801; buried at Elizabethtown, Leeds County, Upper Canada
Children : Patience
Lois
Elizabeth A. Mott m. Elkanah BILLINGS, Jr.
Matthew
Margaret
Reuben
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Governor Simcoe 1986.05.01 (Stephen Botsford); Col. Edward Jessup 2011.07.11; Bicentennial 2014.04.22 (Dorothea Grace Botsford);
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : Reuben MOTT m Esther THOMPSON (daughter of UE Jacob Thompson);
Elkanah BILLINGS (1781-1861) m Elizabeth MOTT (1785-1875);
Warren Jarvis BOTSFORD (1804-1890) m Brittanie BILLINGS (1815-1893);
Charles Wesley BOTSFORD (1842-1911) m Margaret McMULLEN

See loyalist certificate application by Stephen Botsford. Note that Stephen and Dorothea Botsford have the same great grandfather in this Loyalist lineage.
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Updated from original application (volunteer Sandra McNamara UE).
Additional information provided by Stephen Botsford
Reserved :