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Loyalist Directory: William Pickering

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Surname : Pickering
Given name : William
Rank :  
Where Resettled : New London, PEI
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment :  
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 1750 Salem, Mass
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 30 June 1837
Place of Burial : New London, PEI
Wife Name : 1st wife:Janet ANDERSON (b: 17 Nov 1738; d: before 1826) d/o Alexander ANDERSON. She is buried in "Kirkham", New London, PEI

2nd wife: Mary SMITH married 29 Aug 1826
Children : With Janet:
Alexander (1783-1861); James (1788-1849); Thomas (1790-1868); William Jr. (1792-1838) Anthony (-1823); David (-1823)

With Mary:
Anthony born after 1826, New London, PEI
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Abegweit 1995.05.15
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : For more details about the children of William and Janet, and about the children of son Alexander, James and Thonas, read this document.

Alexander PICKERING m Janet BROWN (b: 1789, New London, PEI; d: 1863 Stanley Bridge, PEI) d/o Lawrence BROWN and Jean JAMIESON.

Children:
Ellen PICKERING m Duncan ROSS;
Janet PICKERING m John WOODSIDE;
Jane PICKERING m William ADAMS;
William PICKERING m Catherine THOMPSON; (2) Betsy KIELLY; (3) Elizabeth COLE;
Margaret PICKERING m Kenneth MacKENZIE;
Annie PICKERING m John RAMSAY; (2) Levi DIAMOND;
Alexander PICKERING Jr. m Sarah GRAHAM;
Christie PICKERING m James KIELLY;
Mary PICKERING m James GRAHAM;
Rebecca PICKERING m William McARTHUR;
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information submitted by Alan M Streit PO Box 6012 Albany, CA 94706 USA; entered by volunteer Sandra McNamara UE
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