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Loyalist Directory: John (Sr., father of David and John) Wees (Weese) (Wist)

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Surname : Wees (Weese) (Wist)
Given name : John (Sr., father of David and John)
Rank : Private
Where Resettled : Ernest Town
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Loyal Rangers
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : circa 1742, New York
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : circa 1815, Ernestown, Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Mary Rees
Children : Susanna m Freeman Burley,
David m Catherine Rogers,
John m Jane Campbell,
Ann Gerany m John Armstron Rogers,
Helena,
Peter m Laura Bonta,
William m Mary Barnhart,
Nancy m Joseph Rogers,
Elizabeth m Joseph Rogers,
Mary m Elija B. Hough (Huff)

Information provided by Joan Rowbotham
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Kawartha 1979.12.11; Kawartha 1980.10.14; Kingston & District 1982.03.02; Kingston & District 1984.03.06; Kawartha 1987.12.31; Vancouver 1990.07.16; Toronto 1993.07.03; Kingston & District 1995.05.12; Kawartha 1998.05.05; Edmonton 1998.05.05; Victoria 2005.04.25;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : See details in David Weese Certificate Application
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information provided by Catherine Fryer
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