LOYALIST PETITION FOR LANDS IN QUEBEC 9 JANUARY 1787
To the Right Hon. Guy Lord Dorchester...Agreeable to the petition prepared by Hon. Levi Allen to your Lordship in behalf of himself and associates, we the subscribers ancient Loyalists being very desirous of settling in His Majesty's province of Quebec, under the auspicious Government of GreatBritain, most humbly pray for a grant of land for said purpose.(dated) January 9, 1787
Joel Leonard John Bishop Remember Baker Edward Phillips Daniel Hurlbut Jr. Ethan June Uri Bishop Elijah Nichols Loman Gaylord John Adams G. Demisey Dan Stone Nathan Canfield Enos Canfield X Levi Hill Elijah Bottum Merwin Jusus Merwin Charles A___ James Hickok Ebenezer Picket Ozi Baker Elnathan Merwin Ziba Phillips Medad____ Caleb Daton Ebenezer Lenard Daniel Hollaburt James Hawley John Phillips Jr Abijah Pikitt Aaron Stone Wm Chanler Phillips Charles Nichols Gad Austin Eneldo Burden Phillips Martin Deming Sylvester Deming Wate Hurlbut Daniel Pickett Sylvester Bates Jasper Cortis Z. Leonard Martin Leonard Benajah Leonard Thomas Daton David Crofut Josiah Daton Danel Daton Samuel Strobridge Caleb Barttlett Samuel Hosford John McNeile Archibald McNeile Just. Knickerbocor Amos Hawley John Stearn Jake Stearn Lemuel Hawley Gideon Hawley Charles Imus Ethen Buck Thomas Avery Richard Avery Noel Wm. Avery Thomas Avery Jr. Joel Bishop Eleazar Stearns Nathel Stearns Adonoram Burrett Desmond Burrett Amos Allin John Allin David Burrett Jr Alagar Burrett Cooley Hurd Lemuel Bottum Jehyal Hurd Dayton Fosbridger Samuel Fosbridger Hamman Hurd Micah Hurd Alexander Mills Alexander Mills Jr. Bille Hurd Patt Conroy Daniel Burritt Sr. Wm. Hurd Jr. Thomas Hurd James Porter Amos Porter Simon Bottum Apolus ___burstin Elijah Bottum John Phillips Sr. A.___Knowles John Fosbridger John Skinner Levi Hill Jr. Leman June David Burritt Solomon Marsh Benajah Hall Eben Marsh Stephen Stone Wm. Nims Alexander McNeile Daniel Warner Solomon Warner Daniel Warner Jr. Anan Warner Samuel Warner Stephen Barrett Walter Sutherland Joseph Sutherland Hy Donley Samuel Holmes Thomas Partridge X Wm. Bland Gilbert Miller Charles Grayson Joseph Pritchard Daniel Bridge James Allen Benajah Hale Wm. Hasen of Captain Sherwood's Co. Robert Granger Gadds Granger
NOTE:The persons on this list had appointed Levi Allen, a land agent acting on their behalf, to petition the British Government for lands in Quebec based on their Loyalist support during the Revolutionary War.An X next to a name indicates that person's mark.
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