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William Secord
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Birth: 1748
Orange County
New York, USA
Death: 1844
New Brunswick, Canada

William Secord, son of James A Seacord & Jeanna Coliver Bonnett;

William Secord [Seacord] was an United Empire Loyalist (U.E.L.) -- I have used the spelling William used to sign his Will.

Date of birth ranges 1744-1758 I've used 1748 based on Loyalist claim.
Christened 16-Apr-1775 at the 1st Presbyterian Church, New York City, New York, United States

Married to Ruth Hunt abt 1774 in New York City.

Children (12) (note some spell last name Seacord):
William Henry Secord [m. Mary (Polly) Frost]
Rachel Seacord b. abt 1776-1777 m. Elisha Case
Anne Seacord b. abt 1778-1781 m. Isaac Cleveland 15-Jun-1812
Sarah Seacord b. abt 1782-1783 m. Jacob Flewelling abt 1808
Elizabeth Seacord b. abt 1784 (1782-1783) m. Ebenezer Dibblee
Olive (Olivet) Seacord b. abt 1786 d. 01-Nov-1864 m. Joseph Guiou abt 1809 m. Colpitts
Gilead Seacord b. abt 1787-1788 d. 03-Jun-1856 m. Margaret Spragg 21-Mar-1813
Elijah Seacord b. abt 1790 d. 21-Jun-1856 m. Abigail Guiou
Susan Seacord b. abt 1792-1795 d. 21-Mar-1861 m. Samuel Frederick Ferris 28-Sep-1824
James Nelson Seacord b. abt 1795-1796 d. Jun 1882 m. Ann Sharp
Mary Seacord b. abt 1797? m. Ian Burgess
Carmel Seacord - b. 10-May-1803 d. 26-Oct-1892 m. 1st Sarah Elizabeth Cosman 21-Feb-1826
2nd m. Eliza Pailie 14-Jun-1844 3rd m. Almira

William died in abt late 1843 or 1844, after Oct 21, 1843 (the date of his will)
It is assumed that he is buried in the same cemetery as his wife Ruth Hunt, however, there are no headstones for either Ruth or William at the Trinity Anglican Church, Kingston, Kings County, New Brunswick, Canada.
(Ruth Hunts' burial records, from 1816-1870, microfilm F-1011 of the New Brunswick Provincial Archives, indicate she was buried in the cemetery at Trinity Church on July 12, 1837.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Hunt Secord (1757 - 1837)*
 
 Children:
  William Henry Secord (1775 - 1826)*
  Elizabeth Secord Dibblee (1783 - 1860)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Trinity Anglican Church records - no marker (Kingston, Kings County, NB)
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Linda
Record added: Sep 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76113085
 

United Empire Loyalist - thank you for doing all that you did!
- Linda
 Added: Nov. 15, 2011
Rest in Peace
- Sue
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011
Continue to Rest in Peace.
- Linda Crump (McGill)
 Added: Sep. 6, 2011
 
 
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