Adam Crysler, Lieut., U.E.L.

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Adam Crysler (Greisler), Lieut., U.E.L.

Also Known As: ""the Blue Eyed Indian""
Birthdate:
Birthplace: West Camp, Green (Ulster), New York, USA
Death: Died in Ontario, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Johan Heironymous Greisler Lt., U.E.L. and Maria Margaretha Hilsinger
Husband of Anna Maria Crysler
Father of Maria Stevens and John Crysler
Brother of Balthus (Balthassar) Greisler; Johannes (Johannes) Greisler, U.E.L.; Philip Greisler, Lieu. Col., U.E.L.; Maria Greisler; Elizabeth (Elisabetha) Rykert and 8 others

Occupation: leuitenat, butler's rangers
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About Adam Crysler, Lieut., U.E.L.

Adam Crysler (Greisler) United Empire Loyalist (U.E.L.) Proven [http://www.uelac.org/Loyalist-Info/detail.php?letter=c&line=856]

'Rank of Ensign British Department of Indian Affairs. then Rank of Lieutenant. [http://www.uelac.org/Loyalist-Info/detail.php?letter=c&line=856]

Adam's name is recorded as Greisler in the Chrysler family history.

He was a Loyalist and joined with the British when the Revolutionary War broke out.

He was living in Schoharie , New York. His wife's family sided with the Revolutionists.  He influenced many Indians to support the British and became a Lieutenant in Butler's Rangers. After the war, he and his family emigrated to the Niagara Peninsula. He was granted 2000 acres from the Crown.
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Adam Crysler, Lieut., U.E.L.'s Timeline

1732
1732
Green (Ulster), New York, USA
1760
1760
Age 28
Schoharie County, New York, USA
1765
1765
Age 33
Schoharie, NY, USA
1767
1767
Age 35
1793
September 15, 1793
Age 61
Ontario, Canada