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Loyalist Directory: John Wendel Wigle

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Surname : Wigle
Given name : John Wendel
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Where Resettled : (Eventually...) Gosfield Twp., Essex County, on Lot 6, Eastern Division
Status as Loyalist : Proven
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Date & Place of Birth : 1753 in Germany
Settled before war : Little York, Pennsylvania
Date & Place of Death : 1816, Gosfield, Essex County, Ontario
Place of Burial : Wigle Farm, Gosfield, Essex County, Ontario
Wife Name : Julianna Romerin (m. 1776)
Children : John, Wendel, Katie, Elizabeth, Sarah, Maud, Julianna, Mary, Joseph, Christopher, and Michael
Biography : Commemorative Biographical Record of the County of Essex, Ontario, J. H. Beers & Co., Toronto, 1905, pgs. 61-62;
A Family Record, Mary J. Burgh, The "Review" Stream Printing House, Windsor, 1880, pgs. 52-55;
History of The Wigle Family and Their Descendants, E.J. Wigle, Kingsville, 1931, pgs. 13, 123-24
Proven Descendants : Bicentennial 2001.10.08; Bicentennial 2001.12.10; Bicentennial 2002.01.21; Bicentennial 2002.02.18; Bicentennial 2002.07.29; Bicentennial 2002.09.01; Bicentennial 2003.02.17; Victoria 2003.04.07; Bicentennial 2003.10.20; Bicentennial 2005.03.27; Bicentennial 2003.10.20; Bicentennial 2005.03.27; Bicentennial 2006.09.25; Victoria 2003.04.07Bicentennial 2007.02.05; Bicentennial 2010.10.12; Bicentennial 2013.01.21 (Janice Beth Gray Heckethorne, Ashley Erin Heckethorne, Britany Fay Heckethorne, and Chelsea Lee Heckethorne); Bicentennial 2013.02.04 (Kay Merle Gamble);
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Other Info : Information submitted by Julie Wigle
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