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Loyalist Directory: Simeon Sr. (Simon) Wright

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Surname : Wright
Given name : Simeon Sr. (Simon)
Rank :  
Where Resettled : W 1/2 lot 5 con.3,  Fredericksburgh Twp, Cataraqui Twp #3. Lived with his son-in-law Zenas Ross UE
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : Claim for war losses; Audit Office #13, Bundle # 81, MS708, Reel 139. Losses sustained due to his loyalty and attachment to the British Government.
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
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Date & Place of Birth : 27 Oct 1724 Northampton, Mass. USA
Settled before war : Rutland, Vermont (Charlotte Co, N.Y. at the time of the war)
Date & Place of Death : Fredericksburgh Twp, Lennox & Addington Co., ON, after 1786
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Sarah Wait(e)
Children : Abel, b.ca1746-7
Waite, UE, Kings Rangers, b.ca 1748-49
Rachel, b.10 Nov. 1750
Simeon Jr. (S.A.R.) b. 1752, d. 1847 in Ohio
Elisha
Lozina, b. after 1752
Sarah, bpt. 24 Feb 1788
More details.
Biography : British supporter, property confiscated. In St. Jean, Que by Sept 1782, with son Wait Wright UE and son-in-law, Zenas Ross UE and families. In Fredericksburgh Twp Sept 1784.
Proven Descendants : Joan Lucas,UE, Kawartha Br., 19 Jan 1997
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy :  
Family History :  
Family Genealogy : Simeon Wtite Sr. m. ca 1745 Sarah Waite. Through Kawartha Br. contact Joan Lucas for Wright family genealogy. Related families of Holcomb, Shewman, Graham. 
Sources : Contributed by Joan Lucas, Kawartha Branch
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