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Loyalist Directory: Valentine (Father of George, Jacob, John, Samuel) Detlor

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Surname : Detlor
Given name : Valentine (Father of George, Jacob, John, Samuel)
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Fredericksburgh
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UEL list
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Queen's Loyal Rangers
Enlistment Date : 1776
Date & Place of Birth : 1726 Balligrane, Limerick Co, Ireland
Settled before war : New York City
Date & Place of Death : 1798; Fredericksbukrgh Township, Lennox Co.
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Catherine Hill was born circa 1736 in Limerick, Ireland, daughter of Col. William Hill. She died 10 Mar 1826 in Napanee.
Children : Mary Detlor (1758-15 Mar 1849, m John Edward Embury Sr, b 1756);
Catherine Detlor (1759-1810/12 m Daniel McMullen);
Jacob Detlor (1760-1804);
Samuel Detlor (1761-28 Jul 1844, m Catherine Empey);
John Detlor (1769-28 Apr 1813, m. Jerusha Simons b.1775);
Elizabeth Detlor (1769-2 Mar 1848, m Rev. Darius Dunham);
George Detlor (1771-1792);
Hannah Detlor (1777-1872, m. Elias Dulmage b. 1776);
Ann Detlor (d. 1803, m. Micajah Purdy b. 1776)
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Sir Guy Carleton 1986.10.20; Bay of Quinte 1988.07.05; Toronto 1995.04.11; Col. John Butler 2002.01.21; Col. John Butler 2002.03.04; Col. John Butler 2002.05.06; Col. John Butler 2005.03.07; Regina 2005.05.16; Saskatchewan 2014.04.14 (James Richard Adair); Saskatchewan 2015.02.17 (Richard Paul Cameron Adair); Bay of Quinte 2016.05.24 (Judith Ann Berndt, Lisa Ann Berndt);
Military Info : Enlisted in 1776 in Queen's Loyal Rangers, Company 3, commanded by Capt. Justus Sherwood. Taken prisoer at Saratoga in October 1777 but escaped to Canada. His name was on the muster ofLeake's Corps in May 1781 at Carleton Island.
Loyalist Genealogy :  
Family History :  
Family Genealogy : Valentine was the son of Johan Jacob Dedler b. 1687 Palatinate (West Germany). This family tree shows some family descendants through five generations.
Sources : Loyalist Ancestors of Gerald William Adair by Gerry Adair (from the 2009 Regina Branch biographies)

Some additional family connections on rootsweb and wikitree

Information submitted by Aurora Feletti (volunteer Jo Ann Tuskin) and by Roger Peterson
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