Lt. John Lake U.E.L.

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John Lake, Sr.

Birthplace: New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey
Death: Died in Ernestown, Upper Canada
Place of Burial: Ernestown, Upper Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Nicholas Lake, Sr. and Mary Janszen/Johnson
Husband of Margrietje Mary Lake
Father of Benjamin Lake; Maria Margaret Lake; Elizabeth Bashaba Hogle; Thomas Lake; Christopher Thompson Lake and 4 others
Brother of Hendarick Lake; Eleanor Lake; Sarah or Jane Snyder; Jacobus ( James ) Lake; Thomas Lake and 5 others

Occupation: farmer/logger United Empire Loyalist Imprisoned 1yr for being a spy released on good behavior. 1776-7 cousin of Benedict Arnold
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About Lt. John Lake U.E.L.

Family divided during war of 1776. Some stayed in America. Our branch could not jeopardize our lineage and position with the crown as senior branch. We were alloted land in Canada, 200 acres for each person and 50 additional for every child. The Lakes had 1850 total acres and then married Hagerman down the street, also large landowners. JJ. Hagerman is cousin. Lake, Christopher.. of Ernesttown, O.I.C. November 17, 1797 200 acres ea; James of Ernesttown; Thomas By O.I.C. July 23, 1803, & + Israel all Soldiers Loyal Rangers Lake, John Sr..... of Ernesttown, 300 acres, Soldier, O.I.C. November 8, 1797, son John Jr. Lake, Nicholas.... of Ernesttown, 750 acres, to close claims, Soldier in Col. Peters', L.B.M. 1790, O.I.C. November 11, 1797

Lake Christopher Ernest Town Proven UEL List Detail

Lake James (Sr.) Ernest Town Proven UEL List Detail

Lake John Jr. Ernest Town Expunged UEL List Detail

Lake John Sr. Ernest Town Proven UEL List Detail

Lake Nicholas Pvt. lot 32 concession 5, Sydney Township Hastings Co. 200 acres after a brief stay in Addington Co. Proven UEL List Detail

Lake Thomas Proven UEL List Detail

Lake Thomas Sr. Proven Detail

Surname : Lake

Given name : John Sr.

Rank : Where Resettled : Ernest Town

Status as Loyalist : Proven

Source : UEL List

Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) : Sarah Ward

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Enlistment Date : Date & Place of Birth :

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Date & Place of Death : Place of Burial : Wife Name :

Children : Biography : Proven Descendants : Kawartha 1992.05.15

Military Info : Loyalist Genealogy : Family History : Family Genealogy :

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Lt. John Lake U.E.L.'s Timeline

New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey
Oyster Bay, Somerset, New Jersey
June 11, 1747
Age 19
Rensselaer, New York, United States
Age 20
Little White Creek, Albany, NY
Age 25
Somerset, New Jersey, United States
Age 27
Little White Creek, Washingon, New York, United States
Age 29
Somerset Co, NJ
Age 31
Ulster Co., New York
August 16, 1760
Age 32
Franklin Park, Somerset, New Jersey