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Loyalist Directory: Thomas Taylor Ross

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Surname : Ross
Given name : Thomas Taylor
Rank :  
Where Resettled : Lot 28, 1st Concession of "Lake Township" now called Lancaster, Glengarry County, ON (as per McNiff's Map dated 1st Nov 1786.)
Status as Loyalist : Proven
Proof of Loyalty :  
Notes (Expunged, Suspended, Reinstated) :  
Regiment : King's Royal Regiment of New York
Enlistment Date : 19 Jun 1776
Date & Place of Birth : 1716 as per tombstone (died 22 Jul 1794 aged 78 yrs); Parish of Kincardine, Rosshire, Scotland (probably from Glencalvie where he was married and his sons were born)
Settled before war : Listed on the Rent Roll of Sir William Johnson's Kingsborough Patent, Mohawk Valley, NY
Date & Place of Death : 22 Jul 1794; Lancaster, Glengarry County, Ontario
Place of Burial : Old Cemetery, South Lancaster, Glengarry Co., Ontario
Wife Name : Isabella Urquhart
Children : Donald b: 1760 (married Christy Ann MUNRO (daughter of Loyalist Lt. Hugh MUNRO and Catherine CAMPBELL); John b: 3 Jul 1761 (married Elspeth 'Epsy' MUNRO Alexander Thomas b: 1764 (m Mary McLEAN); George b: 1770 (married Mary 'Polly' DUNN, daughter of Loyalist John DUNN Sr.).
Biography :  
Proven Descendants : London & Western Ontario 1971.12.28;
St. Lawrence 1978.04.18;
St. Lawrence 1980.11.24;
Governor Simcoe 1983.04.05;
Grand River 1983.10.11;
Vancouver 1985.01.18;
Victoria 1986.09.24;
St. Lawrence 1989.11.17;
St. Lawrence 1990.07.23;
Regina 1991.02.05;
St. Lawrence 1993.02.16;
Victoria 1993.11.21;
Bathia Ross, of Thompson-Okanagan Branch, in May 2010; Thompson-Okanagan 2010-05-10;
Military Info :  
Loyalist Genealogy : Certificate application to Bathia (Ross) Fortune by Linda Drake
Family History : sons George and Alexander later settled on Lot 28
Family Genealogy :  
Sources : UE Exec List
Land Grant
Muster Roll
1786 Provision List Eastern District
Reserved :