I need HELP in how to find where John McLeod of the 42nd Regiment of Foot (during Rev war in America) was from in Scotland. John McLeod was granted land in New Brunswick Canada for his service to the crown during the Rev War.
John McLeod-b=Scotland-d=1821 in Fredericton,NB (in Ludlow Riots?)-m=1806=Susanna Hovey-b=1793 in Gagetown,NB-3 sons= ##1=Daniel McLeod-b=1801/7 (1811 census states he was 10 years old)"Susanna (Hovey) McLeod remarried to Abel Pond a friend and next door neighbor"
##2=Aaron Mcleod-b=1814/15-d=Sept 1876 -age=62-buried in Windsor Cemetery,Windsor,Brighton Parish,Carleton Co.,NB-m=7/9/1840 to Jane Abigail Price-b=4/16/1822 in Ludlow Parish, Northunberland Co.,NB-d=?(9) children=#1=James Alexander McLeod-b=1846/#2=Archie Rice McLeod Sr.-b=1850-d=10/14/1892 in Houlton,Maine foundry accident-m=#1=Annie Keith-b=?-d=1877(1 daughter=Marion Estelle McLeod)-m=#2=11/25/1885 to Mercy Gertrude Welton-b=3/17/1864-d=9/18/1939 in Kents Hill,Maine-buried in Hallowell,Maine(Wood Lot)/#3=John McLeod/#4=Charles McLeod/#5=Aaron McLeod-b=3/24/1858/#6=Isaac McLeod-b=?-d=6/4/1870/#7=William Allen McLeod-b=?-d=8/2/1872/#8=Joanna McLeod/ & #9=Sabra McLeod.