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Loyalist Directory: Peter Sr. Day

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Surname : Day
Given name : Peter Sr.
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Port Roseway NS then to Fredericton NB
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment :  
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : c1753-1758, Weehawken, NJ
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 1831
Place of Burial : Swan Creek, NB
Wife Name : m Catherine ALLEN c1775-1780
Children : Sarah - b. 1780
Rachel - b. 1782
Jane - b. 1784
Abraham - b. 4 June; d. after 1861
Lawrence - b. 29 August 1788; d. 3 Nov 1871
Peter Jr. - b. 7 Jan 1791; d. 17 May 1880
John - b. 6 May 1793
Biography : Peter Sr. had 4 sons: Abraham (who I am descended from), Lawrence, Peter Jr. (also mentioned in your Loyalist Directory) and John. He may also have had 2 or 3 daughters born in New Jersey/New York that may have perished prior to leaving New York in 1783, while enroute to Port-Roseway, NS or during the short time in Port-Roseway before travelling on and finally settling in the Fredericton, NB area.
Proven Descendants : Calgary 1990.07.27; Calgary 1990.10.17; Calgary 1991.03.12; Calgary 1991.04.27; Calgary 1993.09.19; London & W. Ontario 1993.11.27; Fredericton 1999.01.18; Nova Scotia 2018.03.21 (Donna Plunkett St. Clair);
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : My lineage follows:
Peter DAY Sr.
Abraham DAY
David DAY
John DAY/DAYE
Harry Melvin DAY
Robert Upton DAY
James DAY (myself)

See research notes below.
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Research Notes on Peter Day Sr. by James Day

Information submitted by Jim Day
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