He emigrated from Germany at a very young age.
Martin married Catherine Catrina Eamer on the 17th of November in 1769, at the (Trinity) Lutheran Church of Stone Arabia, Albany, New York
He lived on the 100 acres of land in Johnstown (10 cleared) that was granted to him for serving in the American Revolution War ..obtained the Patent in Albany, (Tryon County?), New York, when the American Revolution War started. He joined the army (RRNY) in 1779, along with William Alguire Sr., after being imprisoned for 5 months, was released and soon after migrated to Canada. In 1787 he is living near New Johnstown (Cornwall) now known as just Johnstown. •••Archives Canada, The centennial of the settlement of Upper Canada by the United Empire Loyalists, 1784-1884 "Martin ALGUIRE ". Loyalists who migrated to Upper Canada•••
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