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Loyalist Directory: Samuel Aikens

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Surname : Aikens
Given name : Samuel
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Guysborough Township, Sydney County, Nova Scotia
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : One of the New York City Associated Loyalist Militia Companies
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : Chesapeake Bay, Maryland in 1750
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 20 Dec 1826 at Guysborough, NS
Place of Burial : Probably with his wife in the cemetery of Christ Church, Guysborough, Nova Scotia
Wife Name : Elizabeth Perry b. 1755 d. 25 Aug 1815 at Guysborough, NS
Children : Robert (on muster when Loyalist ship landed in NS) m. 31 Dec 1811, Margaret MILLER (b. 01 Sep 1794, d. 08 Feb 1834);
Elizabeth (on muster when Loyalist ship landed in NS) b. 17 Nov 1777, m. 01 Oct 1799 William John NASH (b. 1778, d. 05 Oct 1814);
John (b. 14 Aug 1786, d. 1844) m Mary FRASER (of Loyalist descent);
Samuel (b. 26 Aug 1788, twin of sister Jane) m. 29 Dec 1818 Margaret Ann DAVIDSON (b. 04 Jan 1800, d. 06 Oct 1883);
Jane (b. 26 Aug 1788, twin of brother Samuel) m. 25 Jan 1810, Thomas HUGH (b. 1783, d. 18 Mar 1860);
William m. Mary DAVIDSON;
Mary (b. 27 Apr 1789) m. Samuel OLIVER.
Biography : See more information about Samuel and his family on the Find a Grave website.
Proven Descendants : Hamilton 1975.01.25; Hamilton 1978.07.22; Vancouver 1979.03.26; Vancouver 1979.04.26; Hamilton 1993.03.27; Vancouver 2008.07.07; Vancouver 2008.08.25; Vancouver 2012.07.16 (Donna Barraclough-Little); Vancouver 2016.06.03 (Craig Fredric Barraclough);
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : See the certificate application from Donna Barraclough-Little UE to her loyalist ancestor.
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information submitted by Donna Barraclough-Little UE - see her profile on Find a Grave website.
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