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Loyalist Directory: James Wetmore

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Surname : Wetmore
Given name : James
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Portage Creek (Kingston Creek) and then Hammond River, King’s County, New Brunswick.
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
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Date & Place of Birth : James Wetmore was born on December 19th, 1727, in Rye, New York.
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Date & Place of Death : He died in Hampton, King’s County, New Brunswick.
Place of Burial : James Wetmore and his wife Elizabeth are buried in the Parish of Hampton, Kings County, New Brunswick in the Loyalist Cemetery near French Village, Kings County.
Wife Name : Elizabeth Abrahams
Children : 1. Abraham m. Sarah Sniffers
2. Elizabeth m. David Haight
3. Susannah m. John Craft
4. John U.E.L. m. Anna Van Colt
5. Izrahiah U.E.L. m. Elizabeth Bush
6. Charity m. Daniel Lemereux
7. James m. Esther Kniffen
8. David Brown U.E.L. m. Ruth Sherwood
9. Josiah (died 1 year of age)
10. Caleb U.E.L. m. Deborah Sherwood
11. Alethea m. Ruben Craft
12. Esther m. William Puddington
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : unknown Br (error in name - shows "Samuel Holland" as branch name) 1973.08.29;
New Brunswick 2008.04.21;
Col. John Butler 2009.09.28;
Col. John Butler 2010.01.18;
Marilyn Ann Whatley, her sons Kyle Gordon Whatley and Christopher Russell Whatley, and her grandsons Taylor William Farah Whatley, Carter Elliott Farah Whatley and Connor Christopher Whatley of Col. John Butler Branch on 2010.02.22;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : 1. James Wetmore, b. 19/Jan/1727, m. Elizabeth Abrahams in 1746, d. 10/Feb/1798
2. James Wetmore Jr., b. 23/May/1762, m. Esther Kniffin c. 1780, d. 31/May/1849
3. Caleb Wetmore, b. 1/Oct/1782, m. Frances (Fannie) Ferris, d. 5/Jul/1855
4. Fanny Maria Wetmore, b. 6/Apr/1817, m. Alpheus Merritt 24/Nov/1841. d. 13/Sep/1892
5. Mary Adelaide Merritt, b. 8/Mar/1845, m. Israel Dody Marshall 26/Sep/1866, d. 20/Aug/1885
6. Alpheus Ephnor Marshall, b. 29/Jul/1875, m. Jessie Rachel Cavers 23/Jun/1908, d. 4/Sep/1954
7. Jessie Elvoretta Marshall, m. Rev. Arthur Welburn Jones 4/Jul/1939, d. 5/Sep/2006
8. Marilyn Ann Jones
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