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Cheney Clow – Loyalist

Cheney Clow (1734–1788) was a loyalist from Delaware during the American Revolution who staged a rebellion against the colonial government that was advocating separation from Great Britain.==Early life==Cheney…

Augustus Jones – Loyalist

Augustus Jones (c. 1757 – November 16, 1836) was an American-born Upper Canadian farmer, land speculator, magistrate, militia captain and surveyor. Jones trained as a surveyor in New…

James Rogers – Loyalist

James Rogers (c. 1726 – September 23, 1790) was an Irish-born soldier. He emigrated to America at a young age and became a frontiersman. He served with his…

Charles Woodmason – Loyalist

Charles Woodmason (ca. 1720–March 1789) was an author, poet, Anglican clergyman, American loyalist, and West Gallery psalmodist. He is best remembered for his journal documenting life on the…

John Connolly – Loyalist

John Connolly (c.1741 – 1813) was an American Loyalist during the American Revolution.Connolly was born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He is best known for a plan he concocted…

Elisha Leavitt – Loyalist

Elisha Leavitt (1714–1790) was a Hingham, Massachusetts, Loyalist landowner who owned several islands in Boston Harbor. During the Siege of Boston in 1775, Leavitt encouraged British forces to…

John Sargent – Loyalist

John Sargent (24 December 1750, Salem – 24 January 1824) was an American Loyalist during American Revolution. A Methodist merchant from Salem, Massachusetts, he was the second son…

John Joachim Zubly – Loyalist

Reverend John Joachim Zubly (August 27, 1724 – July 23, 1781), born Hans Joachim Züblin, was a Swiss-born American pastor, planter, and statesman during the American Revolution. Although…

John Singleton Copley – Loyalist

John Singleton Copley (1738 – 1815) was an American-born painter, active in both colonial America and England. He was probably born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Richard and Mary…

Jonathan Leavitt – Loyalist

Rev. Jonathan Leavitt (1731–1802) was an early New England Congregational minister, born in Connecticut, and subsequently the pastor of churches in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, both of which…