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Info in the 1876 "The History of Queens County" New Brunswick
Posted by: Rebecca Walch (ID *****7823) Date: November 13, 2004 at 19:47:49
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In "The History of Queens County" by E. Stone Wiggins first published in 1876; edited by Richard and Sandra Thorne and published in 1993 by the Queens County Historical Society is the following information:

FAIRWEATHER. Thomas, Benjamin and Jedediah, U.E. Loyalists of Rhode Island, settled in New Brunswick in 1783. Thomas died at Norton in 1825, aged seventy-seven, and his widow, Elizabeth, in 1846, aged seventy-nine.

Jedediah's wife's maiden name was Martha Bairdsley. He settled at Pleasant Valley, King's County, where he died in 1831, aged ninety-six. He was able to ride his horse three days before his death. His children were: Samuel, who married Fanny Hughson; Lewis, Nancy Black; Mehetable, Robert Howe, who was a General in the rebel army; Benjamin, Martha Bairdsley. Benjamin was the only one that settled in Queen's County. He had fourteen children, of whom only three survive: William, who married Lucy Jane Sparks; Charles, Rachel Gray; Thomas, Susan White.

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