PostHeaderIconKelly, Peter Bowman ~1795


Private Peter Bowman Kelly/Kelley is the 3rd child of Elizabeth Shaver ~1770 and Jonathon Philip Kelly/Kelley.

born: March 20, 1795 ... in: Beaverdams, Thorold, Ontario
died: August 26, 1876
buried: Lynden united church cemetery, Ancaster township, Wentworth county, Ontario, Canada

married: Sarah Yager/Yeager
(2 children)

Return of the Officers and Men, and Their Ages, of Captain Nathan Crook's Company, 1st Reg't Gore Militia, Ancaster, 21st November, 1828, Privates "12. Peter B. Kelly March 20th, 1792" age 36.

Notes of Nancy Kelly, 23 May 2000: "Descendants of John Kelly....Generation No. 4 26.
Peter Bowman Kelly was born 1795 in Beaverdams, Thorold, Ontario, and died 1876.
He married Sarah Yager 1815.
Peter Bowman was one of the first pioneers to settle and petition land in the Ancaster area as an United Empire Loyalist. He had served in Butler's Rangers from 1777 to 1783.
Jonathan named one of his sons in 1795 after Peter Bowman, who gratefully responded by giving this son the north 60 acres in lot 51 con. 3 Ancaster Township in 1822.
Children of Peter Kelly and Sarah Yager are:
55 i. Israel Kelly, born 1834; died 1915.
+56 ii. Peter Bowman Kelly, born 1832."

Peter took title of N 60 Lot 51/3 Ancaster in 1822.

Family Lineage

ELIZABETH SHAVER : 2nd child of John ShaverELIZABETH SHAVER : 2nd child of John Shaver

Personal Events
Family ID - Heads of Family
3028 - Kelly, Peter Bowman - Yager, Sarah
Family ID - Children Birth order
3028 - Kelly, Peter Bowman (1832) 1
3028 - Kelly, Israel (1834) 2
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