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Timothy Ruggles was as an American military leader, jurist and politician. He was a delegate to the first Stamp Act congress of 1765. He was the son of the Rev. Timothy Ruggles; grandson of Capt. Samue...

6/2/2007 2/6/2016

9/29/2008 2/4/2016

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11/27/2008 1/31/2016

Christopher Robinson (1763 - 1797)

Christopher Robinson Christopher served in the British forces under John Graves Simcoe during the American Revolution, and following the surrender, traveled with his regiment to New Brunswick where P...

10/24/2009 1/31/2016

Wiert Cornelius Banta (1743 - 1795)

"Weart"

The Revolutionary War in the Hackensack Valley by Adrian C. Leiby (see index) ~ Helped lead British to the infamous Baylor Massacre

11/11/2008 1/30/2016

Joseph Knapp (1748 - 1836)

Sgt. Joseph Knapp was a member of Major Edward Jessup's Loyal Rangers in 1781, during the American Revolutionary War. He was a descendant of the Knapp Family who had fled to the American Colonies from ...

12/9/2012 1/29/2016

Capt. Lawrence Van Buskirk (1729 - 1803)

"Lawrence Van Buskirk"

His wife Jannetje is his cousin Lawrence Van Buskirk included in this Bio. (check into this ^ account to add the next generations) Loyalist: Captain in King's Orange Rangers (Revolution)

11/11/2008 1/27/2016

Rev. Gerhardus Garret Leydecker (1729 - 1794)

"Gerret Leydekker", "Gerret Leydecker"

Rev. Gerhardus Garret Leydecker A.B. sources Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of New Paltz, N. Y. Collections of the Holland society of New York, vol. III

1/27/2016 1/27/2016

Jacob Banta (c.1744 - c.1800)

Jacob and his entire family emigrated from Rockland County, NY, to Ameliasburgh, Prince Edward County, Ontario in 1796, evolving to the name Bonter. They settled there among a large group of Dutch, and...

11/11/2008 1/26/2016

Theunis Davidse Blauvelt (1747 - 1827)

see Leiby's The Revolutionary War in the Hackinsack Valley p. 179-180 • spied surreptiously on his neighbors and evacuated to Canada after the war where he married the daughter of another staunc...

8/15/2008 1/26/2016

1/25/2016 1/26/2016

Dr. Henry van Beuren (1725 - d.)

Married first: Johanna Albertson of Bushwick , Long Island by whom he probably had no children; and secondly, not later than 1753 Catharina (Catrijnje) Van Voorhees (8 children) "Dr Henry van Beuren ...

3/19/2009 1/20/2016

Lewis Disney Fytche (9 October 1738 – 1822), originally Lewis Disney, often known after his marriage as Disney Fytche, was an English radical and landowner. He was the son of John Disney of Li...

6/21/2008 1/14/2016

Samuel Peek (c.1736 - d.)

settled in Big Island, Ontario, Canada... (Loyalist Refugee)

1/9/2016 1/9/2016

" ... judged guilty by the Committee on Safety and held at Morristown under jail limits of one mile with a view of exchanging (him) for Americans held in prison at New York " (MCSNJ page 147) as quoted...

1/9/2016 1/9/2016

John MacBride (c.1735 - 1800)

Wikipedia contributors. " John MacBride (Royal Navy officer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

12/17/2015 12/22/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Hildebrand Oakes ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . Londo...

12/17/2015 12/19/2015

Ensign Heny Van Allen (1766 - 1820)

After 10 or eleven years of hardship, Henry and Winnifred returned to Long Island to attempt to regain family land...~ paraphrasing McGee. His brother-in-law, Abraham Rapalje was with him.

11/11/2015 12/6/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Baronet, of Lymington ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage o...

12/1/2015 12/2/2015

Hokolesqua, Chief Cornstalk MP (1712 - 1777)

"Chief Peter Cornstalk", "Strongman", "Keigh-tugh-quah", "Hokoleskwa Wynepuechsika", "Cornstalk", "Chief Cornstalk", "Holoesqua", "Shawnee"

"It is better for us to die like warriors than to diminish away by inches. The cause of the red man is just, and I hope that the Creator who governs everything will favor us." Statement supposedly ma...

10/28/2008 11/15/2015

Dina Gerretse Middagh (1697 - c.1789)

Dina MIDDAGH was born before 9 May 1697, and was christened 9 May 1697 in Brooklyn, Kings, NY. Brooklyn, NY DRC baptismal record #171 indicates she was baptized on 3/2/1697. The Holland Society and the...

10/2/2008 11/13/2015

Edward Litton, MP (1754 - 1808)

Edward Litton was an officer of the 37th (North Hampshire) Regiment of Foot, which was raised in Ireland in February 1702. He served in the American War, having been present at the battle of Bunker Hil...

4/17/2012 10/4/2015

Richard Finch (b. - 1797)

Finch, Richard, of Peterborough, N.H.; soldier in 1775, and deserter; m. Hepzibeth Melendy, d. in Waltham, Mass, 1837 aet 83; Children: William, Fanny, Sarah, Harriet, Mary, -Smith's Peterborogh, N.H. ...

3/15/2014 8/22/2015

David Matthews (c.1739 - 1800)

David Mathews (c. 1739 - 1800) was a lawyer and politician from New York City. He was a Loyalist during the American Revolutionary War and was the 43rd and last Colonial Mayor of New York City from 1...

8/20/2015 8/20/2015

Mary Morris (1730 - 1825)

Mary Philipse was George Washington's first love. She gave her heart, however, to Colonel Roger Morris. Mary, her sister and the wife of Rev. Charles Inglis were the only women accused of treason dur...

1/5/2015 4/2/2015

Col. Beverley Robinson (1721 - 1792)

Col. Beverley Robinson is mostly remembered as the commander of the Loyal American Regiment, a loyalist regiment in the American Revolutionary War and for his work with the British secret service durin...

4/2/2015 4/2/2015

Inglis (deceased)

Mary (Philipse) Morris and her sister, the wife of Rev. Charles Inglis were the only women accused of treason during the Revolution.

4/2/2015 4/2/2015

Charles Inglis (1734 - 1816)

The Rt. Rev. Dr. Charles Inglis was an Irish clergyman who was consecrated the first Church of England bishop of the Diocese of Nova Scotia. He is buried in the crypt of St. Paul's Church (Halifax). ...

1/17/2013 4/2/2015

Roger Morris (1727 - 1794)

Wikipedia contributors. " Roger Morris (British Army officer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ire...

1/5/2015 4/2/2015

Christian Friedrich Rall MP (1730 - 1797)

"Theodor Rall", "Christian Friedrich von Rall"

Christian Friedrich Rall was born 5 Januray 1730 in Kassel as the younger brother of Johann Gottlieb Rall (1726 - 1776) and Alexander Franz Rall. Rewarded for good service in 1754 by Prince Frederick...

3/10/2015 3/28/2015

James Vashon (1742 - 1827)

James Vashon (9 August 1742 – 27 October 1827) was a British officer of the Royal Navy. He saw service during the Seven Years' War, the American War of Independence and the French Revolutionary ...

8/14/2013 2/19/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Robert Barlow (Royal Navy officer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

10/26/2008 12/28/2014

war ein preußischer Generalfeldmarschall und Heeresreformer (vergleiche Preußische Reformen). Er hatte als Blüchers Stabschef wesentlichen Anteil am Sieg bei Waterloo. Gneisenau ...

7/21/2012 12/3/2014

Captain James Lyon, 35th Foot was killed in the Battle of Bunker Hill while serving in the British army during the American Revolution.

12/3/2014 12/3/2014

James Wadsworth (Jack) Ritchie, JA Ranch heir, the son of Montgomery and Cornelia (Wadsworth) Ritchie, was born in 1861 at Geneseo, New York. After his father's death in 1864, his mother took James a...

7/17/2011 11/17/2014

) General Sir John Grenfell Maxwell GCB, KCMG, CVO, DSO, PC (11 July 1859 – 21 February 1929) was a British Army officer and colonial governor. He served in the Mahdist War in the Sudan, the B...

6/12/2012 11/17/2014

Brigadier General Charles FitzClarence VC (8 May 1865 – 2 November 1914) was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the e...

12/22/2008 11/17/2014

LIEUTENANT-GENERAL THOMAS PETER OF CROSSBASKET (1757-1828) is the son of Thomas Peter of Crossbasket and Cardarroch (1723-74). He was born before 10 January 1757, the date upon which his baptism was ...

4/9/2013 10/22/2014

Capt. Samuel Hand MP (1734 - 1817)

Notes concerning Samuel Hand Abt. 1728-Abt. 1817 and Phebe Lum May 25, 1737-1788 From the Long Island Genealogy Surname Database found at - Long Island Genealogy: Samuel Hand raised his family in nor...

1/13/2009 9/26/2014

Nehemiah Hubble (1755 - 1854)

11/17/2007 8/7/2014

Isaac Swazey (1751 - 1828)

Isaac Swayze (1751–February 11, 1828) was a soldier and political figure in Upper Canada. He was born in Morris County, New Jersey in 1751 into a family of German immigrants of Jewish extracti...

8/24/2008 8/3/2014

Sir Frederick Haldimand, KB MP (1718 - 1791)

"Frederick"

Sir Frederick Haldimand, KB (August 11, 1718 – June 5, 1791) was a military officer best known for his service in the British Army in North America during the Seven Years' War and the American...

8/2/2014 8/2/2014

Thomas Taylor Byrd MP (1752 - 1821)

Thomas Taylor Byrd was born at Westover on the James River, Charles City County, Virginia, on 7 January 1752, the second son of Col. William Byrd III and his first wife, Elizabeth Hill (Carter) Byrd. H...

10/2/2009 7/20/2014

Lt. Colonel Robert Rogers MP (1731 - 1795)

"Wobomagonda"

Elite Special Force Rangers were organized in 1756 by Major Robert Rogers, a native of New Hampshire, who recruited nine companies of American colonists to fight for the British during the French and...

11/8/2007 6/6/2014

John Twibell MP (1760 - 1853)

John Twibell Birth: Mar. 14, 1760 County Monaghan, Ireland Death: Jul. 21, 1853 Montpelier Blackford County Indiana, USA Burial: Twibell North Cemetery, Montpelier, Blackford County, Indiana, U...

2/2/2010 5/15/2014

) Captain Richard Lippincott, U.E. (January 2, 1745 – 1826) was an American-born Loyalist who served in the British army during the American War of Independence. He is best known for his part ...

12/12/2010 4/30/2014

John Sargent (1750 - 1824)

) John Sargent (24 December 1750, Salem - 24 January 1824) was an American Loyalist during American Revolution. A Methodist merchant from Salem, Massachusetts, he was the second son of Colonel Ep...

1/16/2009 4/26/2014

Capt. Richard Fields MP (c.1744 - 1849)

Richard Fields : adventurer in the Indian trade Who is Richard Fields? He was born c.1744 and came to South Carolina (from England or Virginia) with his father Richard Fields by 1754. Richard F...

2/9/2009 3/18/2014

General John Campbell (1727 - 1806)

) General John Campbell, 17th Chief of MacArthur Campbells of Strachur (1727 – 28 August 1806) was a Scottish soldier and senior nobleman, who commanded the British forces at the Siege of Pe...

2/24/2014 2/24/2014

Barry St. Leger (1733 - 1789)

Barrimore Matthew "Barry" St. Leger (bap. 1 May 1733 – 1789) was a British army officer. St. Leger was active in the Saratoga Campaign, commanding an invasion force that unsuccessfully besiege...

2/24/2014 2/24/2014

Col. Alexander McKee (c.1725 - c.1799)

Alexander McKee - The Great White Elk: British Indian Agent On The Colonial FrontierJan 11, 2013 by Frederick Wulff Chapter One - Diverse Roots pg. 1-2 Alexander was a product of that strange, ...

3/21/2009 2/24/2014

Governor Blacksnake (1737 - 1859)

"Chainbreaker"

Blacksnake. Tah-won-ne-ahs. Wolf Clan (c1749-1859) Family of Elizabeth Johnson Governor Blacksnake, (Tha-o-na-wyuthe) or ("Tha--o-wa-nyuths,") "The Nephew" (Seneca). Governor Blacksnake From Wiki...

2/17/2014 2/17/2014

Guyasuta (c.1725 - 1798)

Gai-ya-sot-ha. Wolf Clan (c1700-1798) Family of Elizabeth Johnson Guyasuta From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Guyasuta (c.1725–c.1794) was an important leader of the Seneca people in ...

2/17/2014 2/17/2014

Cornplanter (c.1750 - 1836)

"Cornplanter"

John Abeel, Jr. (ca. 1750s–February 18, 1836), known as Gaiänt'wakê (Gyantwachia - ″the planter″) or Kaiiontwa'kon (Kaintwakon - "By What One Plants") in the Seneca...

4/19/2009 2/17/2014

Admiral of the Fleet Sir James Hawkins-Whitshed, 1st Baronet GCB (1762 – 28 October 1849) was a flag officer in the British Royal Navy who served in the American, French Revolutionary and Napo...

10/26/2008 2/17/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Admiral Sir John Lindsay KB (1737 – 4 June 1788) was a British naval officer of the 18th century, and the father of Dido Elizabeth Belle... ...His parents we...

10/25/2012 1/10/2014

Admiral John Markham (1761 - 1827)

) Admiral John Markham, (13 June 1761 – 13 February 1827) was a Royal Navy officer of the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries who is best known for his service at the Admiralty as a suppo...

12/16/2008 1/8/2014

Sir John Johnson Jr., Brig. General, 2nd Baronet (1741 - 1830)

"note: also show Birthdate as 2/7/1742-same as Christening"

Sir John Johnson, 2nd Baronet (5 November 1741 – 4 January 1830), was a loyalist leader during the American Revolution. He was the son of the Superintendent of Indian Affairs, Sir William John...

5/30/2009 10/21/2013

Thomas 'Burnfoot' Brown (1750 - 1825)

"Burnfoot"

) Commanding a regiment of loyalists known as the King's Rangers, Thomas Brown took part in several important actions in Georgia during the Revolutionary War (1775-83). His career is a key to under...

10/2/2013 10/2/2013

Biographical Summary " Francis Geary , of Polesden in Great Bookham, co. Surrey, Admiral of the White, s. of Francis Geaet, of Cheddiugton, Bucks, and Aroall Magna, Salop, by Judith, da. and h. of Ro...

8/22/2009 8/25/2013

Captain Charles Phipps (1753 - 1786)

) Hon. Charles Phipps (10 December 1753 – 20 October 1786) was an officer in the Royal Navy. He served during the American War of Independence, seeing action in a number of battles and engagem...

4/29/2011 8/25/2013

Henry Phipps, 1st Earl of Mulgrave GCB, PC (14 February 1755 - 7 April 1831), styled The Honourable Henry Phipps until 1792 and known as The Lord Mulgrave from 1792 to 1812, was a British soldier and...

12/22/2008 8/25/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Constantine John Phipps, 2nd Baron Mulgrave , PC (19 May 1744 – 10 October 1792) was an English explorer and officer in the Royal Navy. He served during the Se...

4/29/2011 8/25/2013

Family and Education b. 15 Dec. 1713, o. surv. s. of Rt. Rev. Welbore Ellis, bp. of Kildare and (1731) Meath, by Diana, da. of Sir John Briscoe of Boughton, Northants. and Amberley, Suss. educ. Westmin...

6/26/2013 8/24/2013

William Hill, 1st Marquess of Downshire (1718 - 1793)

"1st Marquess of Downshire"

Wills Hill, 1st Marquess of Downshire PC (30 May 1718 – 7 October 1793), known as the Viscount Hillsborough from 1742 to 1751 and as the Earl of Hillsborough from 1751 to 1789, was a British p...

11/27/2008 8/22/2013

John Askin, Col. (c.1739 - c.1815)

John Askin was born in Aughnaclay, County Tyrone, to James Askin and Alice Rae in 1739. John came to Albany, New York as a sulter with the British Army in 1758, and entered the western fur trade after ...

12/30/2010 8/14/2013

Vice Admiral Sir George Collier (11 May 1738 – 6 April 1795) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the Seven Years War, the American War of Independence and the French Revolu...

8/6/2013 8/6/2013

Sir Edward Buller, 1st Baronet (24 December 1764 – 15 April 1824) was an officer of the Royal Navy who served during the American War of Independence and the French Revolutionary and Napoleoni...

11/2/2008 7/21/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " General William Schaw Cathcart, 1st Earl Cathcart KT, PC, PC (Ire) (17 September 1755 – 16 June 1843), Scottish soldier and diplomatist, was born at Petersham,...

1/12/2011 7/21/2013

General Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl of Harrington, G.C.H., PC, PC (Ire) (17 March 1753 – 5 September 1829), styled Viscount Petersham until 1779, was a British soldier. Stanhope is sometimes co...

12/22/2008 7/21/2013

ADMIRAL SIR THOMAS PASLEY, BARONET (1734-1808) is the sixth child and fifth son of James Pasley of Craig (c.1694-1773). His date of birth is not known but his baptism was registerd at Westerkirk in E...

2/2/2013 7/20/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Admiral Sir Pulteney Malcolm GCB GCMG (1768–1838) was a British naval officer. He was born at Douglan, near Langholm, Scotland, on 20 February 1768, the third so...

12/14/2012 7/20/2013

William Trenholm (c.1737 - 1822)

William Trenholm was a Loyalist of the British and took his family & left the colonies during the Revolutionary War. The family returned to South Carolina after the French Revolution. from:

10/14/2009 7/18/2013

John Frederick Dubard (1739 - 1781)

"Dubbert"

Much information for this family was obtained from a report on genealogical research done by Leonardo Andrea. This study was done for the William Dubard, Sr., descendants in 1955. A copy is in the Caro...

1/23/2011 7/16/2013

Admiral Sir Robert Moorsom KCB (8 June 1760 – 14 April 1835) was an officer of the Royal Navy who served during the American War of Independence, the French Revolutionary War and the Napoleoni...

7/5/2013 7/5/2013

12/22/2008 3/26/2013

Admiral Thomas Pye (c.1708 - 1785)

Sir Thomas Pye (c.1708/9 – 26 December 1785) was an officer of the Royal Navy who served during the War of the Austrian Succession, the Seven Years' War, and the American War of Independence. ...

2/23/2013 2/23/2013

Anthony James Pye Molloy (c. 1754 – 25 July 1814) was an officer of the Royal Navy. He served during the American War of Independence and the French Revolutionary Wars. Molloy rose through...

7/16/2009 2/23/2013

MAJOR-GENERAL THOMAS DUNDAS OF FINGASK (1750-94) Member of Parliament for Orkney and Shetland, 1771-89, and 1784-90 is the son of Thomas Dundas of Fingask and Lady Janet Maitland. He was born on 30...

4/15/2011 2/23/2013

Samuel Seabury (November 30, 1729 – February 25, 1796) was the first American Episcopal bishop, the second Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, USA, and the first Bishop of Connecticut. He ...

10/16/2009 2/13/2013

Captain John Whistler (1756 - 1829)

John Whistler (ca. 1756 – 3 September 1829) was a soldier, born in Ulster, Ireland. He ran away from home when a boy, enlisted in the British army, and served under General John Burgoyne durin...

12/1/2008 2/9/2013

Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB MP (1758 - 1805)

"Horace Nelson", "Lord Nelson", "Duke of Bronte", "Viscount Nelson"

See The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson, by Roger J.B. Knight (2005), the most highly regarded biography of Lord Nelson, for extensive details of his personal and profess...

3/10/2007 2/9/2013

General Richard FitzPatrick (24 January 1748 – 25 April 1813), styled The Honourable from birth, was an Anglo-Irish soldier, wit, poet, Whig politician and ‘sworn brother’ of the...

10/9/2011 2/7/2013

Invested 5th Earl of Carlisle 3/9/1758 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle KG, KT, PC (28 May 1748 ...

10/6/2008 2/7/2013

Colonel John Graves Simcoe MP (1752 - 1806)

John Graves Simcoe (February 25, 1752 – October 26, 1806) was a British army officer and the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada from 1791–1796. Then frontier, this was modern-day...

2/7/2013 2/7/2013

Captain John Montresor (1736 - 1799)

Captain John Montresor (22 April 1736 – 26 June 1799) was a British military engineer in North America. Early life Born in Gibraltar 22 April 1736 to British military engineer James Ga...

2/6/2013 2/6/2013

Johan von Ewald (1744 - 1813)

"Johann"

------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Johann von Ewald (20 March 1744 – 25 ...

6/9/2012 2/5/2013

) Lieutenant-General Sir John Vaughan KB (c. 1731 – 30 June 1795), styled The Honourable from 1741, was a British soldier and a Member of Parliament in both the British and Irish Parliaments. ...

2/5/2013 2/5/2013

Captain John Linzee (RN) (1717 - 1787)

Captain John Linzee was born on March 25, 1743 at Kingston, Portsea, Hants, England. He joined the Royal Navy and rose to the rank of captain at the age of 27. In 1769, he sailed to America as part o...

1/30/2012 2/5/2013

Vice Admiral Sir George Collier (11 May 1738 – 6 April 1795) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the Seven Years War, the American War of Independence and the French Revolu...

2/5/2013 2/5/2013

Captain Henry Mowat (RN) (1734 - 1798)

Henry Mowat (1734–1798) was an officer of the Royal Navy commanding ships in northern New England during the American Revolutionary War. He was the son of Captain Patrick Mowat of the post shi...

2/5/2013 2/5/2013

) Colonel James Abercrombie (1732 – 23 June 1775) was a British army officer who died during the American Revolutionary War. There is much uncertainty about Abercrombie's family. He may ...

4/11/2009 2/4/2013

Admiral Sir Arthur Kaye Legge KCB (25 October 1766 – 12 May 1835) was an officer of the British Royal Navy who served in three wars and commanded ships in several campaigns. Known as a brave o...

2/4/2013 2/4/2013

William Legge 2nd Earl of Dartmouth PC, FRS (20 June 1731 – 15 July 1801), styled as Viscount Lewisham from 1732 to 1750, was a British statesman who is most remembered for his part in the gov...

10/20/2008 2/4/2013

MILITARY: Lieutenant-Colonel - 4th Regiment Foot. OFFICE: Lieutenant Governor of St. Vincent, 1763 Under orders from General Thomas Gage, royal governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay, on Septe...

2/3/2013 2/3/2013

Field Marshal Sir Alured Clarke KB (24 November 1744 – 16 September 1832) was an officer of the British army, lieutenant governor of the colonial Province of Quebec, and civil administrator of...

2/2/2013 2/2/2013

Sir Robert Pigot, 2nd Baronet (20 September 1720 – 1 August 1796) was a British Army officer during the American Revolutionary War. Life Robert Pigot was born in London, England in 1...

2/2/2013 2/2/2013

General Hugh Percy, 2nd Duke of Northumberland gained the title of 2nd Duke of Northumberland. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Lieutenant...

10/2/2007 2/2/2013

Sir Chaloner Ogle, 1st Baronet (1726 – 27 August 1816) was an officer of the Royal Navy. He served during the Seven Years' War, American War of Independence, and the French Revolutionary and N...

5/25/2012 1/31/2013