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Loyalist Directory: Basnet(t) (Sr.) [Father of Adoram and Henry] Dell

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Surname : Dell
Given name : Basnet(t) (Sr.) [Father of Adoram and Henry]
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Home District: Second Township on Chippewa, Welland Co., Niagara, ON
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : Upper Canada Land Petition and Grant and on Old UE List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) : Suspended by OIC 21 Jan 1824. Certificate application showed the suspension had been inappropriate.
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Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : about 1720-24; probably Schooley's Mountain, Roxbury Twp., Morris Co., NJ
Settled before war : 1773 to 1777 resided Oxford Twp., Sussex Co., NJ
Date & Place of Death : 1808
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Hannah BURRIS / BURROUGHS / BURROWS
Children : 1. Adoram (b: 1756 NJ; d: 23 May 1778 Staten Island, NY) recruiter for New Jersey Volunteers & Charity EVERINGHAM;
2. LOYALIST Henry (b: 1754) & Anna MARR;
3. Nathaniel (petitioned for land soon after arriving in Canada 1799 with his father Basnet DELL, Lots 7 and 8, Broken Front on Chippewa Creek, Willoughby Twp., Land Board Certificate dated 12 Mar 1792). Henry ended up with this property as surviving brother;
4. Basnett (b: 1752; d: 1832) m Anna DEFIELDS;
5. Chloe (b: 1759) married James EVERINGHAM;
6. Rebecca (b: 1786) & Charles GREEN;
7. William (b: 29 Jul 1766; d: 12 Jun 1855) & Hannah STEINHOFF;
8. Burris (b: 1772; d: 1833).
Biography : Quaker (in 1754 belonged to Woodridge, later Rahway & Plainfield Monthly Meeting).
Land Grant 25 Nov 1788: Home District, second Township on Chippewa, Welland Co., Niagara, ON.
Additional Grant on 2 Mar 1792 - Land Petition and Grant (Lot 1 & 2, 1st Concession, No. 2 Chippewa, District of Nassau; RG1, CIV, Township of Crowland);
Proven Descendants : Col. John Butler 2004.11.01; Col. John Butler 2005.01.24; Vancouver Br. 2007.03.19 (Linda Drake); Vancouver 2007.04.16; Col. John Butler 2009.06.02; Col. John Butler 2011.08.29; Col. John Butler 2012.09.24; Col. John Butler 2013.03.18 (Beverley Jewson); Col. John Butler 2013.04.22 (Gerald Ralph Dell); Col John Butler 2020.04.26 (Audrey Norma Imbert); Col John Butler 2020.07.28 (Wendy Pearl Broda);
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : UE certificate application.
Family History :  
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information submitted by Linda Drake
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