deVeber Family Genealogy:Information about John deVeber
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John deVeber (b. Bet. 1768 - 1770, d. December 29, 1860)John deVeber (son of Gabriel deVeber I and Mary Johnston) was born Bet. 1768 - 1770 in Gloucester, N.J., U.S.A.252, and died December 29, 1860 in Maugerville, Sunbury County, N.B., Canada253.He married Freelove Smith on Abt. 1806 in Maugerville, sunbury County, N.B., Canada, daughter of Ichabod Smith and Mehatable.
Notes for John deVeber:
deVeber Family Tree notes - Second Marriage of Gabriel deVeber I (1731-1810), notes from George Angus deVeber dated 12/90:
John (1770-?) was born at Gloucester Mass. and married Freelove Smith of Maugerville N.B. He came to St. John after the war (1783) and was a grantee of St. John.
Re: G.A. deVeber notes:"Apparently owned a lot on Charlotte Street where the city market now stands. Was made ensign in Prince of Wales American Regiment in February 1783.Received a land grant Oct 15/1784 on Cleoncore Island, M. York Co." (See printout in file)
More About John deVeber:
Burial: December 1860, Parish of Maugerville Anglican Church Records.
Military service: 1782, Ensign with the Prince of Wales American Volunteers, Service in Provincial (2). Age is listed as 14..254
Property: October 15, 1784, Loyalist Land Grant:"York Co., Cleoncore Island".255
More About John deVeber and Freelove Smith:
Marriage: Abt. 1806, Maugerville, sunbury County, N.B., Canada.
Children of John deVeber and Freelove Smith are:
- +Duncan Smith deVeber, b. 1807, Maugerville, Sunbury County, N.B., Canada256, d. November 01, 1863, Maugerville, Sunbury County, N.B. , Canada257.