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Loyalist Directory: Nicholas Lake

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Surname : Lake
Given name : Nicholas
Rank : Pvt.
Where Resettled : lot 32 concession 5, Sydney Township Hastings Co. 200 acres after a brief stay in Addington Co.
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty : UEL List
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : Queen's Loyal Rangers
Enlistment Date : Fought at Bennington so must have joined around that time. i.e. c. August 1777
Date & Place of Birth : c. 1750 Somerset New Jersey
Settled before war : White Creek (Cambridge)
Date & Place of Death : c. 1801
Place of Burial : Probably Longwell Cemetery Conc.5 Pt. Lot 35, Sydney Twp, Midland District, Upper Canada
Wife Name : Rhoda Bradwell/Broadwell
Children : Margaret, Phoebe, Elizabeth, Richard, Polly (Mary), Hannah, Sarah, John, Letty, James
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Bay of Quinte 1986.09.03; Vancouver 1987.09.25; Sir Guy Carleton 1988.07.05; Vancouver 1988.03.21; Sir Guy Carleton 1989.11.02; Bay of Quinte 2013.05.06 (Linda Y. Ketcheson Farrell);
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Sources : REFERENCES:
- IGI '88:
- Upper Canada Land Petitions :L3 /3 Vol. 284
- Audit Office Claims; Omissions N.C. Feb. 27 1788 Omitted from Dundas 13, MSS 18,622 P.143
- W.O. Records of Queens Loyal Rangers;1780
- A History of My People and Yours C.N.Mc Millan;
- Samul Sherwood's Account Book 1794/95 P.151,152,176,177
- Ontario Land Records, Crown Patent for Lot 36 C. 5 Twp.of Sydney 1801 to Nicholas Lake (from the Abstract book for C. 5 Twp. Of Sydney Hastings County)
- Schagticoke (Rensalaer Co. N.Y.) Dutch Reformed Church Baptismal Records: 1750-1896

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