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Loyalist Directory: Jonathan Williams

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Surname : Williams
Given name : Jonathan
Rank : Captain
Where Resettled : St. John, NB to York County, NB to London District, Upper Canada
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : NYGBS; V40 N2 Apr 1909
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) : Freeman St. John 1785; Yeoman.
Regiment : Guides and Pioneers
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 01 Aug 1752 in Westchester County, N.Y.
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 28 Oct 1833 in Woodhouse Township Norfolk County, Ontario
Place of Burial : 31 Oct 1833, St. John's Anglican Church, Woodhouse
Wife Name : Maria or Mary Titus 28 Sep 1782 in Bushwick, Kings County, Long Island, N.Y., daughter of JOHANNES TITUS and LEAH ANDRIES. She was born 01 Sep 1765 in Bushwick Kings County, Long Island N.Y., and died 15 May 1850 in Woodhouse Township Norfolk County, Ontario
Children : Ann Nancy Williams, born 10 Apr 1783 in Parrtown St. John County, New Brunswick, Canada; died 01 Aug 1875 in Woodhouse, Norfolk County, Ontario
John Williams, born 1787 in Parrtown, Nova Scotia; died Abt. 1850
Mary Williams, born 1788 in New Brunswick, Canada; died 14 Mar 1843 in London, Ontario
Titus Williams, born 22 Nov 1790 in Long Island, N.Y.; died 06 May 1879 in Walsingham, Norfolk County, Ontario
Elijah Williams, born 11 Mar 1793 in Bushwick, Long Island, N.Y.; died 1867
Francis Williams, born 24 Feb 1796 in Bushwick, Long Island, New York7; died 14 Dec 1797 in Bushwick, Long Island, New York
Francis Williams, born 1798. He married Amy Cassidy
Isaac Williams, born 17 Dec 1800 in Bushwick, Long Island, N.Y.; died 30 Sep 1874 in Houghton Township, Norfolk County, Ontario
Charles De Bevoise Williams, born 1804 in Woodhouse Township, Norfolk County, Ont.
Henry Bostwick Williams, born 1806 in Clear Creek, Norfolk County, Ontario; died 04 Nov 1857 in Norfolk, County, Ontario
Horatio Nelson Williams, born 1809 in Norfolk, County, Ontario; died 1859 in Houghton Township, Norfolk County, Ontario
Biography : See biography and descendant information, updated in Oct 2014 to 84 from 52 pages with many sources. This document is a work in progress and more information is welcomed.
Proven Descendants : Bay of Quinte 1987.10.27; Grand River 1983.11.08; Grand River 1985.01.11; Grand River 1985.02.20; Grand River 1985.03.15; Grand River 1985.03.22; Grand River 1985.07.24; Grand River 1986.02.05; Grand River 1986.04.14; Grand River 1989.04.23; Grand River 1989.05.27; Grand River 1990.01.15; Grand River 1990.08.27; Grand River 1990.11.17; Grand River 1992.02.18; Grand River 1994.11.06; Grand River 2003.03.03; Grand River 2003.10.05; Grand River 2005.02.07; St. Catharines 1984.10.02; St. Catharines 1988.03.12; Winnipeg 1977.03.29
Military Info : See biography for many military service details
Loyalist Genealogy : See biography for 4 generations of descendants.
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Reference letters A
Information provided by Sue Hines shinese751@rogers.com
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