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Loyalist Directory: Benjamin Farrar (Ferrar)

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Surname : Farrar (Ferrar)
Given name : Benjamin
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Where Resettled : Lot 58, Pinette, Prince Edward Island
Status as Loyalist :  
Proof of Loyalty : Petition at New York City
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
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Date & Place of Birth : b. C 1754 (aged 30 on Muster Roll)
Settled before war : New York
Date & Place of Death : after 1829
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Wife Name :  
Children : 1. Nicholas m Charlotte Brehaut and they had a daughter Mary b. 1809 in Bay Fortune, PEI Source : St. Paul's Baptisms
Biography :

Petition July 23, 1783 at New York City of remaining Loyalists seeking to move to Nova Scotia and also seeking compensation for their property in New York City.

Muster Roll: Arrived on the 13th day of September and are preparing to settle at the Island of Saint John, Taken the 15th Sept 1784.

Received 300 acre land grant in Pinette, Lot 58, Prince Edward Island; later removes to Tryon Village, Prince Edard Island.

Living in Tryon Village as per the Will of John Lang 1829.

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Sources : Contributed by Kevin Wisener
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