Henrich (Henry) John Empey, Corporal, U.E.L.

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About Henrich (Henry) John Empey, Corporal, U.E.L.

United Empire Loyalist (U.E.L.)

marriages: 1) Catharina Rombach/ Rombaugh- Dame of all their children. 2) Cornelia Crowder


interesting facts:

Heinrich could not write and signed his Petition to the King and other Documents with an X.
Heinrich was an importer of Rum in which to sell in his Inn.

Photograph and short Biography of the stone house in Cornwall Township, Ontario, Canada[http://glengarry.tripod.com/corntwpsites.html]

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~apassageintime/uelist/e.ue.html


We know that Heinrich was a Militiaman, but certain evidence suggests he did not fight along side his father and brothers. I draw attention to his Petition to the King (see Sources)

Rank of Corporal- Is this the correct Corp. Henrich or Henry John, appearing on the Kings Royal Regiment New York (KRRNY) Loyalist master muster roll P.L. 2d 1786?
Did he fight in the Revolutionary War,Battle of Oriskany,New York with his Father Philip Sr.,Brothers Jacob,Peter and Philip Jr.?
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Henrich (Henry) John Empey, Corporal, U.E.L.'s Timeline

1767
March 23, 1767
Stone Arabia, (Albany, thenTyron now Montgomery, New York, USA
1788
February 28, 1788
Age 20
1789
August 7, 1789
Age 22
1791
April 13, 1791
Age 24
Lancaster, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
1792
1792
Age 24
1794
April 4, 1794
Age 27
Lancaster, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
1796
October 1796
Age 29
1800
1800
Age 32
1803
August 22, 1803
Age 36
Lancaster, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
1805
January 11, 1805
Age 37
Cornwall, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry, Ontario, Canada