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Loyalist Directory: John (Johannes Gottfried; Gottfriedt) Link

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Surname : Link
Given name : John (Johannes Gottfried; Gottfriedt)
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Cornwall, Ontario
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
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Enlistment Date :  
Date & Place of Birth : 1756
Settled before war :  
Date & Place of Death : 1841 Cornwall, Ontario
Place of Burial :  
Wife Name : Mary EMPEY (1768- )
Children : Mathias; John; Michael; Noah Dickinson; Catherine Eve; Mary Magdalen; Elizabeth; Jacob John; William
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : Governor Simcoe 1981.05.26; Kingston & District 1990.06.19; Kingston & District 1991.02.20; Toronto 2007.12.17 (Gail Faibish);
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : John LINK (1756-1841) m: Mary EMPEY;
Mathias LINK ( -1829) m: Emma JAMES (1799-1832);
Charles Mathias LINK (1821-1915) m: 1856 Mary Elizabeth PRENTICE (1838-1926);
John Mathias LINK (1857-1915) m: 1882 Emma Winifred ELLIOTT (1865- )
Family History :  
Family Genealogy : Updated from original application (volunteer Sandra McNamara UE). American Loyalist by W.D. Reid p. 181, ists John Link & his children - Mathias of Cornwall OC 16 Feb 1811 - RG 1, L3, 295 “L” Bundle 20 contains a series of petitions for grant of acreage with statements of active service in War of 1812.
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