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Loyalist Directory: John Urquhart

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Surname : Urquhart
Given name : John
Rank : Private; Reverend
Where Resettled : 1784: Maugerville, Sunbury Co., NB (formerly Nova Scotia); 1785: Saint John, NB; 1786: Bellisle Bay, Kings Co., NB.; 1800: Princetown, PEI; 1802: Lots 17, 18, 19 and of Lot 20 (at Douglastown) on the north side of the Miramichi River, NB.
Status as Loyalist : proven
Proof of Loyalty : Muster Roll; Land Petitions
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : 1st Battalion, Maryland Loyalists (Commanded by Lieutenant Colonel James Chalmers July 1781 to Oct 1783)
Enlistment Date : July 1781
Date & Place of Birth : 23 Sep 1740; Dingwell, Ross (Black Isle) Cromarty, Scotland
Settled before war : 1775 St Georges and Bristol, Lincoln County, Maine
Date & Place of Death : 1804; drowned St John, NB
Place of Burial : Moorefield Cemetery (Miramichi), Northumberland County, New Brunswick
Wife Name : Mary McINTYRE
Children : William & Margaret MILLIKEN;
Catherine & Major Thomas HOOPER;
Jane & William J. LOGGIE;
Ann & William J TAYLOR;
Charity & A. CAMPBELL;
Sarah & John CAMPBELL,
Mary & James DONALDSON;
Betsy & William NESMITH;
Lewis & Ann HARRIS;
John & Jenette McKINNON;
Edmond & Elizabeth HINDS.
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Carl STYMIEST of Vancouver Branch on 29 Nov. 2004;
Vancouver 2005.07.25;
Vancouver 2010.01.18;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : UE certificate application from John Urquhart to Carl Stymiest
Family History : First regular Presbyterian minister in the Miramichi.
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Carl STYMIEST, Vancouver Branch
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