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•••
↑ "Descendants of Philip Eamer"- for Eamer-Alguire; page 1.
↑ The centennial of the settlement of Upper Canada by the United Empire Loyalists, 1784-1884 : the celebrations at Adolphustown, Toronto and Niagara, with an appendix : C-1476 ;
210 pages - ALGUIRE, Martin .
The Alguire Family Tree, ref: ancestry.com.
Norwegians, Swedes and More: Ancestors and Descendants of Loren H. and Mavis M. Amundson by Dr. Loren Amundson
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Martin by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Martin: