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Loyalist Directory: August(us) (Son of Frederick Sr.) Anger (Anker, Aker, Anchor, Aneker, Angor, etc.)

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Surname : Anger (Anker, Aker, Anchor, Aneker, Angor, etc.)
Given name : August(us) (Son of Frederick Sr.)
Rank : Private
Where Resettled : Moulton Township, Upper Canada
Status as Loyalist : Proven 
Proof of Loyalty : UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Butler's Rangers (See William Smy's An Annotated Nominal Roll of Butler's Rangers 1777-1784. pp. 35/36).
Enlistment Date : Likely December, 1777. See Military Info: infra. 
Date & Place of Birth : Abt. 1760, Germany
Settled before war : Susquehanna Valley near Wyoming, Pa. (Today's Wilkes-Barre) 
Date & Place of Death : Haldimand County or Bertie Twp., Welland Co., U.C. 
Place of Burial : unknown
Wife Name : Rosanna Buck (dau. of Philip Buck), b. Wyoming, Pa. (Wilkes-Barre, Pa. today).
Children : Frederick
Charles
Michael
Eliza
Mary
Margaret

(See pg. 7 of Reid's Loyalists in Ontario).  
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Grand River 1977.10.11 
Military Info : In Walter Butler's Company 25 Dec., 1777 to 24 Oct. 1778.
Also Ensign (1810) in the 3rd Lincoln County Militia and Lieutenant on 25 Jan., 1813 (See William Gray's: Soldiers of the King, pg. 75 where he is named Augustus Angor). 
Loyalist Genealogy : Son of George Frederick Anger, Sr., U.E. 
Family History :  
Family Genealogy : See http://dorothystewart.net/genealogy/anger-family-tree/ 
Sources : Old UEL List: "S,G. B.R. A wife. P.L.N. 1786".

Information submitted by David Clark
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