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Loyalist Directory: Thomas Jr. Merritt

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Surname : Merritt
Given name : Thomas Jr.
Rank : Cornet
Where Resettled : 1797 - Town of Niagara, Upper Canada
Status as Loyalist :  
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Queen's Rangers 1780-1783; Emmerick's Chaussers 1779
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 28 October 1759 West Chester County NY
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 12 May 1842 St. Catharines, Canada West
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name :  
Children :  
Biography : Son of Merritt Thomas Sr. (St. John, NB)
See the certificate application from Suzanne Davidson to her Loyalist ancestor Thomas Merritt and the the transcript of UE documents for more information about Thomas Merritt.
Proven Descendants :  
Military Info : Cornet in the Queen's Rangers August 1780 to October 1783
Cornet with Emmerick's Chaussers in 1779
Loyalist Genealogy : Son of Thomas Merritt (Sr.)
Family History : Read the family history of Suzanne Davidson
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information provided by Suzanne Davidson
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