Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Elston Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Abraham and Charity Elston
Posted by: Albert Button (ID *****2581) Date: April 23, 2005 at 09:00:20
In Reply to: Re: Abraham and Charity Elston by Sherrill A. Elston Holley of 867

Hi Shererill
Thanks for replying to my request for help in finding the roots of our Abraham Elston.
Were Not Joshing ! He arrivived here in the spring of 1873. He lived in Saint John N. B. for about a year. the moved up the Saint John River to a place called Greenwich where he was given a grant of land. He died on Sept. 4, 1823 at 84 yrs. and is buried in St. Paul's Anglican Ch. Yard at Oak Point Kings County N. B. along with his wife Charity who died on Nov. 1, 1830 at 96 yrs. His daughter Elizabeth married William Pitt also a Loyalist from New York who was with the DeLancy's Brigade.Our Abraham Elston is my Wife's fifth great- grandfather. I have his Burial Records and his Petition for his land grant and also a copy of his will. Thanks again Albert Button

Notify Administrator about this message?

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network