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Col James Brittain

Col James Brittain

Birth
Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA
Death 10 Oct 1838 (aged 86)
New Brunswick, Canada
Burial Oak Point, Kings County, New Brunswick, Canada
Memorial ID 79570079 · View Source
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From New Jersey, a brother to Joseph and William. He served with the New Jersey Volunteers during the War, first as an Ensign (1782) and later as a Lieutenant. He arrived in Saint John, Fall 1783, aboard the ship "Duke of Richmond", and was granted a townlot at Parrtown, in 1784. He served as a colonel in the NB militia. He eventually settled in Kings Co., where he became a magistrate. He died at the age of 86.
[New Brunswick Loyalists by Sharon Debeau, 1983]



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  • Created by: Beverly Burnett
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79570079
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Col James Brittain (3 Aug 1752–10 Oct 1838), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79570079, citing Oak Point Anglican Cemetery, Oak Point, Kings County, New Brunswick, Canada ; Maintained by Beverly Burnett (contributor 46898315) .