Petrus (Peter) Empey

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Petrus (Peter) Empey

Also Known As: "have seen birthdate of 1/28/1765 / Christopher Peter Empey"
Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Palatine Twp., Stone Arabia, Albany (presently Montgomery), New York (Colony), USA (present day)
Death: August 19, 1834 (69-74)
Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Corp. Philip Snell Empey, U.E.L and Maria E. B. Empey (Schultsin)
Husband of Anne Eve Empey (Merckle)
Father of Philip (or Phillip) Peter Empey, Captain, U.E.L.; Capt. Mickle Peter Empey, U.E.L.; Lt. Jacobus W. Empey, U.E.L.; Philip Philip Empey; John Peter Empey Sr. and 3 others
Brother of Corp. Johannes Friederich Empie, U.E.L.; Corp. Philip Empie; Pvt. Wilhelmus Philip Empey, U.E.L.; Anne Eva VanKoughnet; First Sgt. Adam Philip Empey, U.E.L. and 6 others

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About Petrus (Peter) Empey

often referred to as Christopher Peter Empey - I have seen no evidence of his given name being Christopher.

United Empire Loyalist (U.E.L.)  Peter appears on the Kings Royal Regiment New York (KRRNY) Loyalist Master Muster roll 2d 1786

East District along with his Father Philip and Brothers, Henry John,Jacob and Philip Jr.

Pvt. Peter Empey- fought in the Revolutionary War,Battle of Oriskany,New York- (Rank of Private)

Marriage to: Ann Eve Merckley- 9/21/1785 in St. Lawrence, Front, Ontario, Canada OR Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada

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Petrus (Peter) Empey's Timeline

August 21, 1759
Stone Arabia, Albany (presently Montgomery), New York (Colony), USA (present day)
February 17, 1765
Age 5
June 23, 1786
Age 26
Stormont, Ontario, Canada
February 22, 1788
Age 28
Stone Arabia, Montgomery County, New York, United States
February 22, 1788
Age 28
Stormont County, Upper Canada
January 22, 1790
Age 30
Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
August 26, 1790
Age 31
Stormont, Ontario, Canada
July 4, 1792
Age 32
Stormont, Ontario, Canada
May 18, 1795
Age 35
Osnabruck Township, Stormont County, Upper Canada