John Cosby[1, 2]

Male 1790 - 1873


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  • Name  John Cosby 
    Born  25 Apr 1790 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  BBDCF410C88FD711A1EC0050BAE55A0BBBA2 
    Died  25 Jan 1873  Pelham Twp., Welland Co., Ont., Can Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I134593  Nate Waddell
    Last Modified  20 Feb 2008 

    Father  George Riley Cosby,   b. Abt 1759, HuntertOnt. Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806, Pelham Twp., Welland Co., Ont., Can Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary MacGREGOR,   b. 1746/1773, Stirling, Scotland, Uk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799/1861 
    _UID  6869F410C88FD711A1EC0050BAE55A0BF5B5 
    Family ID  F49086  Group Sheet

    Family  Elizabeth Hamm 
    _UID  BCDCF410C88FD711A1EC0050BAE55A0BBCB2 
    Notes 
    • 1 _UID 9E0DF8CB957CD511A1EE0050BAE55A0B482D
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Cosby
     2. John A. Cosby,   b. Abt 1818, On, Can Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870, MOnt.tana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Maria Cosby
     4. Calvin Cosby
     5. Caroline Cosby
     6. Calvin Cook Cosby,   b. Abt 1820
    Family ID  F49092  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Note: "Crown Grant, Order in Council, free grant son of United Empire Loyalist, Lot 2 Conc 13 Chatham RG01 C13 Vol 083 page 100. Son of George Cosby of the Town of Pelham, deceased, a U.E. Loyalist. John Cosby, farmer, born Canada, church of England, age next birthday 58, Mary Cosby, age next birthday 49, Murray (?) Cosby, age next birthday 20, Eileen Cosby, age next birthday 19, Catharine Cosby, age next birthday 18, Alfred M. Cosby, age next birthday 16, James Cosby (unreadable note), age next birthday 14, Thomas Cosby (unreadable note), age next birthday 8." James Mountain

      Note: "From a list of Electors who voted at the Election for the Townships of Grimsby, Clinton, Gainsborough, Caistor and as much of the County of Haldimand as lies between the Onondaga village and the Mouth of the River Ouse, from 20 May to --- May 1816."

  • Sources 
    1. [S134] Annals of The Forty, The Grimsby Historical Society, (Loyalist and Pioneer Families of West Lincoln, 1783 - 1833), V.4, p.40, 10 Sep 2006.

    2. [S183] Mountain, Weaver; Ontario & Quebec, James Mountain, (jwmountain@rogers.com), 12 Apr 2007.