Tuesday, February 21, 2012

William Van Every

#282
***6th great grandfather of Brandon Gilby***

William Van Every was the son of McGregor Van Every and Mary Wilcox.

William Van Every was born in 1765 in New York, USA.

William Van Every was an United Empire Loyalist.  He served in Butler's Rangers. 

A scan of his land grant can be found here

William Van Every married Elizabeth Stevens.

William Van Every died 13 Aug 1832 and was buried in Warner Cemetery, Ontario, Canada


stone of William Van Every, photo by Kris Stewart


The children of William Van Every and Elizabeth Stevens included:

Elizabeth Van Every

Mary Van Every

Joseph Van Every

John Van Every

Phoebe Van Every

Rebecca Van Every

Peter Van Every

Sources to consult in the future:

William Van Every fonds at Brock University

Known descendants who have DNA tested for genetic genealogy:

Brandon Gilby (23andMe autosomal)

Peggy Lacoste (23andMe autosomal)

If you are a descendant of William Van Every and Elizabeth Stevens click here for more info on how you can help!