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Abraham DeForest
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1767
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1842
Burlington
Ontario, Canada

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[NOTE: Alternate spellings for surname found in historical documents, memoirs, and bibles--
DeForrest, Defaust, DeFreest, DeForeest, DeFriest ]
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Son of--
Symon / Simon DeForest (1739-1777)
and
Mary Molly McGinnis DeForest (1740-1808)
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Marriage--
On 1791/1795 Niagara, Ontario, Canada.
GROOM: Abraham DeForest (1767-1842)
BRIDE: Elizabeth Bowman (1770-1849)


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Burial--
Grave Marker (photo)

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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Bowman DeForest (1768 - 1849)*
 
 Children:
  Simon DeForest (1789 - 1861)*
  John Charles DeForest (1792 - 1867)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
DeForest Pioneer Cemetery
Milton
Halton Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Record added: Dec 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102304613
Abraham DeForest
Added by: Patricia Jackson
 
Abraham DeForest
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Added by: Sharon Fulton
 
 
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Abraham DeForest joined the 2nd Battalion of the Kingís Royal Regiment of New York. He was attached to Sir John Johnsonís Royal Yorkers. Remember the United Empire Loyalists !
- Brian McConnell UE
 Added: Feb. 1, 2016
Fourth cousin 6 times removed.
- Genealogy Bug Kate
 Added: Jan. 5, 2015
Dear Abraham DeForest, In Remembrance [Family connection through my maternal lineage]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Dec. 17, 2012
 
 
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