Elizabeth Dewitt

F, #90, b. 1778
Father*Garton Dewitt UEL b. b 3 Jun 1739, d. 3 Jun 1793
Mother*Phoebe Waterman b. c 1743, d. bt 1790 - 1830
Relationship3rd great-grandaunt of William Robert Thomas Boyd
     Elizabeth Dewitt was born in 1778 at Ulster, New York, USA, daughter of Garton Dewitt UEL and Phoebe Waterman.1
     Elizabeth Dewitt was unable to read or write in 1798. She petitioned for a land grant at Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada on 2 January 1810.2 She was granted land at Cornwall Twp, Stormont, Ontario, Canada as of 1 March 1810.
Last Edited4 Aug 2012


  1. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree.
  2. [S60] Unknown author, Land Petition, The Petition of Elizabeth Dewitt daughter of Garton Dewitt of Cornwall Loyalist (UE).
    That your Petitioner is the Daughter of a Loyalist and being of full age of twenty one years and upwards and an inhabitant of this province and has not drawn any lands from the Crown.