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Reuben Sherwood (1774 - 1851)

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Reuben Sherwood
Born in Fort Edward, New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about 1799 in of Brockville, Ontario, Canadamap
Husband of — married 1 Sep 1831 in Brockville, Leeds, Ontario, Canadamap
[children unknown]
Died in Weston, Ontario, Canadamap
Profile last modified 27 Aug 2019 | Created 29 Mar 2011 | Last significant change: 27 Aug 2019
20:59: Janice (Svedahl) Trenouth edited the Biography for Reuben Sherwood (1774-1851). [Thank Janice for this]
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Biography

Given the marriage locations, this is probably the Reuben Sherwood who served as a captain with the 1st Leeds Militia in the War of 1812.[1]

Sources

  1. Library and Archives Canada, War of 1812, 7048
Library and Archives Canada - Upper Canada Land Petitions 1801 York. Is this the correct Reuben Sherwood? Might be of interest.
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1798 Upper Canada Land Petitions
Mary Seeley alisa Falkner UEL'
Also talks about Rueben Sherwood
[www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/microform-digitization/006003-119.01-e.php?q2=29&q3=2612&sqn=1040&tt=1319&PHPSESSID=h5bt5lp36ejh9mlu7p3tnl5ho7 Library and Archives Canada] Film C-2808, Vol 452, Bundle S5, Petition 130 (found on page 1040/1319)
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Book: Buckskin Pimpernel - The Exploits of Justus Sherwood, Loyalist Spy by Mary Beacock Fryer, pub 1981, page 35 - Talks a little of his father's involvement.

Acknowledgements

  • This person was created through the import of Ancestors_for_wikitree.ged on 29 March 2011.


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