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Loyalist Directory: John Day

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Surname : Day
Given name : John
Rank :  
Where Resettled : St. John, NB. Parrtown lot 1135; then Washedemoak Lake, Wickham Parish, Queens County sometime after 30 August 1785.
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : NYGBS; V36 N1 Jan 1905
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment :  
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : c1755
Settled before war : Bergen County, New Jersey
Date & Place of Death : 1795
Place of Burial : Unknown: there is a cemetery in Queens County named Day's Corner, at a place named Day's Corner in which at least one of John Day's daughters-in-law is buried. (Margaret, wife of Jacob 6 Feb 1871 ae 86 years). Perhaps John and his wife Hannah were buried in or near this cemetery as there are some unreadable stones and fragments there.
Wife Name : Hannah
Children : Jacob (m. Margaret d. 6 Feb 1871 ae 86 years)
John
William
James
Henry
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Fredericton 1987.05.25; Victoria 2009.01.19 (Fran Rose); Little Forks 2012.02.06;
Military Info : There is military information about a John Day but the name was so common that I cannot say if that information refers to my ancestor.
Loyalist Genealogy : Ancestral line for Fran Rose back to John Day:
- Peters, Douglas Bishop, DOB 1908/03/26, DOD 1995/5/29, DOM 1940/6/17 Scott, Margaret Jean bod 1909/Jun/28, dod 1981/6/28
- Plummer, Bertha May, DOB 1881/8/7, DOD 1945/2/16 DOM 1907/6/5 Peters, Harry Oscar, dob 1882/02/2, dod 1946/1/9
- Amy Kezia Underhill DOB 1861/2/11, DOD 1943/5/11 DOM 1881/4/13 Arthur Kent Plummer dob 1857/4/14, dod 1888/10/25
- Jacob Day Underhill DOB 1829/9/23, DOD 1909/5/7, DOM 1854/6/15 Sarah Jane McDonald dob ca1828 dod 1869/8/13
- Ann Day DOB 1809/2/12 DOD 1884/8/24 DOM 1827/10/29 Benjamin Jordan Underhill dob 1805/4/4 dod 1873/6/17
- Jacob Day DOB 1773/1 DOD 1858/10/7 DOM before 1798 probably Margaret Hopper dob c1785 dod aft 1813
- John Day DOB unknown/DOD 1795/1/? DOM unknown to Hannah, surname unknown
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information provided by Fran Rose
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