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Loyalist Directory: Christian Wehr

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Surname : Wehr
Given name : Christian
Rank : Captain
Where Resettled : Missisquoi Bay at Philipsburg and a farm in Seigneurie of St-Armand
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : King's Loyal Americans Jessup's Rangers); Loyal Volunteers; King's Royal Regiment of New York; Secret Service.
Enlistment Date : 1777
Date & Place of Birth : 1731 probably in the Palatinate in Germany
Settled before war : Claverack, NY
Date & Place of Death : Died 31 Dec 1824
Place of Burial : in Philipsburg Protestant cemetery Jan 1825
Wife Name : Gertrude Hauver
Children : 1. Christian Wehr Junior b 20 Feb 1774
Biography : See a slide presentation.
Proven Descendants : Sir John Johnson 1971.11.19
Lorraine Gosselin of Sir John Johnson Branch on 26 November 2007.
Military Info : Captain 4th Battalion Townships militia, 22 Nov 1806 (age 75),
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Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information provided by Lorraine Gosselin
Reserved :