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Loyalist Directory: Johann (Jacob) Powley

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Surname : Powley
Given name : Johann (Jacob)
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Kingston
Status as Loyalist : Expunged, reinstated, since Proven
Source : UEL List. Upper Canada Land Petitions; letters, British War Office papers and 2nd Battalion R.R.N.Y.
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) : Expunged 1802/May/25;
Restored to the U.E. List by Petition from himself this day; Order in Council 1805 (or 1803?)/February/28
Regiment :  
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 14 Oct 1744 In Holland
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 21 June 1814 Cataraqui, Ontario, Canada
Place of Burial : Cataraqui, Ontario, Canada
Wife Name : Mary Ann VAN VOORSE; b. 1749 Schenectady, New York, USA; m 1769 Schenectady, New York, USA; d at Cataraqui, Ontario, Canada
Children : William m Elizabeth Hoffman
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Governor Simcoe 1984.04.27
Governor Simcoe 1984.12.07
Manitoba 2003.04.07
Calgary 2003.07.14
Hamilton 2007.04.30
Kingston & District 2009.08.31;
Military Info :  
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Other Info : Updated from original application (volunteer Sandra McNamara).
Reserved :