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Loyalist Directory: Andrew (Andriese) (Sr.) Denike (D'Nigh, Ten Eyck, Denyke, Denyck)

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Surname : Denike (D'Nigh, Ten Eyck, Denyke, Denyck)
Given name : Andrew (Andriese) (Sr.)
Rank : Private
Where Resettled : 1784 Kingston & Fredricksburgh, ON
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UCLP, UEL list
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : 2nd Battlion, New Jersey Volunteers
Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 06 Mar 1759, New Jersey or c1756 Staten Island NY)
Settled before war : New Jersey or New York?
Date & Place of Death : 17 Nov 1841, Fredericksburg, Ontario
alternate source 1839 Kingston ON
Place of Burial : 1839, Fredericksburgh, ON, Cressy Cemetary, Prince Edward County, ON
Wife Name : Catherine Bird b. 10 Oct 1769 NY, d. 1845 Kingston ON (or 30 Aug 1852), m. 23 Sep 1787; dau. of Lt. Anthony Bird & Elizabeth Rechow
Children : Samuel, b. u/k, d. War of 1812;
Jane b. abt. 1791 m Samuel Howe of Kingston 30 Aug 1808;
Elizabeth b. Abt. 1792, m. Elijah Tonny in June 1811;
Catherine b. 1793, bapt 14 Apr 1793 m. John Ward of Kingston 30 Mar 1815;
Mary b. 1795, bapt 1 Feb 1795 d. 1795 bur 27 Sept 1795;
Polly b. 15 Nov 1796;
Mary (Maria) b. 1797 bapt 22 Jan 1797 m. James Lane of Hillier;
Andrew b. 16May1799 d. 1867 bur Cressy Cem res Marysburg m. Catherine Smith, b 1811 d 1896 bur Cressy Cem;
Sarah b. 1801, bapt 6 Sept 1800 m. 16Feb1824 Lucas Sharp, d. u/k;
Isaac b. 13 Sept 1802, d 26 May 1867 Corbyville ON res Thurlow Twp Hastings Co m 20 Oct 1823 Eve Wright b 1 Dec 1802 d 1 feb 1876;
Anthony b. 1804, m. Elizabeth Reed 1830, d. 1853;
William B b. 1810, m. Angeline Thompson 1836, d. 1894;
Ann Robinson
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Governor Simcoe 1976.05.12; Governor Simcoe 1978.05.11; London & Western Ontario 1978.05.11; Bay of Quinte 1978.10.05; Governor Simcoe 1979.06.19; Bay of Quinte 1981.05.26; Bay of Quinte 1981.09.22; Kawartha 1981.11.24; Grand River 1984.03.06; Bay of Quinte 1984.04.10; Kingston & District 1984.05.07; Grand River 1984.05.10; Governor Simcoe 1986.02.26 (Ralph B Winlo); London & Western Ontario 1986.09.24; Bay of Quinte 1991.03.21; Bay of Quinte 1992.07.31; Governor Simcoe 2000.10.25; Grand River 2006.11.06; Hamilton 2013.01.28 (Edwin Bruce Misener); Bay of Quinte 2013.08.19 (Kenneth Wayne Sharp); Bay of Quinte 2014.07.14 (Drake Edward Monstrey, Miles Lucas Monstrey, Suzanne Lorraine Sharp); Bay of Quinte 2014.08.25 (Shari Louise Sharp); Gov. Simcoe 2016.05.13 (Joyce Helen Deyong); Bay of Quinte 2019.04.13 (Linda Jane Cook);
Military Info : Rev. War: Pvt. In the 2nd Battalion, New Jersey Volunteers under Lt. Col. Isaac Allan: War of 1812; After “repeated solicitation” of Sir James Yeo volunteered as both pilot & guide for the attack on Sackets Harbour, NY, by Prevost & Yeo
Loyalist Genealogy : Andrew Denike & Catherine Bird
- Lucas Sharp, b. 1796, d. 1884 & Sarah Denike, b. 1801, d. Bef. May 1883
- John Sharp, b. 1825, d. 1908, & Margaret Van Slyck b. 1831, d. 1903
- John B. Sharp, b. 1866, d. 1947 & Augusta Mary Brown, b. 1866, d. 1908
- Isaac Irwin Sharp, b. 1892, d. 1971 & Lotta Mae Lake, b. 1893, d. 1965
- Kenneth Clifford Sharp, b. 1916, d. 1997 & Georgina Odele Vick, b. 1918, d. 2010
- Kenneth Wayne Sharp


Andrew DENIKE (1759-1816) m (1787) Catherine BIRD (1769-1839);
Isaac DENIKE (1802-1867) m (1820) Eve WRIGHT (1802-1876);
John McCUTCHEON (1820-1907) m Elizabeth Eve DENIKE (1824-1906);
William Wallace Hoard (1861-) m (1890) Mary Jan McCUTCHEION (1863-)


See the certificate application by Joyce Deyong
Family History : Son of Andries Ten Eyck & Arientje Ryerson: m. Catherine Bird dau. of Loyalist Officer Anthony Bird who “died at the Peace on Staten Island”
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : Information extracted from The Loyalists in Ontario by William D. Reid and from Loyalist Lineages of Canada 1783-1983, submitted by Wayne Sharp and volunteer Sandra McNamara.

Additional information provided by Joyce DeYong via volunteers Sandy McNamara and Jo Ann Tuskin.
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