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

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

Also Known As: ""the Blue Eyed Indian""
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 John Crysler and Maria Stevens
Brother of Balthus (Balthassar) Greisler; Johannes (Johannes) Greisler, U.E.L.; philip Greisler; Philip Greisler, Lieu. Col., U.E.L.; Maria Greisler and 9 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 []

'Rank of Ensign British Department of Indian Affairs. then Rank of Lieutenant. []

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

Green (Ulster), New York, USA
Age 33
Schoharie, NY, USA
Age 35
September 15, 1793
Age 61
Ontario, Canada