KINNEAR:

Andrew Kinnear
, born c1750 at Newton Limavady, near Londonderry, Ireland, died 23 May 1818. He married (1st) – and had at least three sons. He came to NB in 1783 as a Loyalist and acquired land in Sackville, Westmorland County.

children of first wife:
1) Thomas Kinnear b. 1777, d. 10 Sep 1815, m. Margaret Denny b. 1787, d. 21 Jun 1836: had two sons and one daughter: settled at Halifax, NS
2) Alexander Kinnear b. 1780 in Gibralter, d. 24 Jun 1864, m. 1802 Abigail Lamb b. 1782, d. 29 May 1860: had seven sons and two daughters: founded Kinnear Settlement


He married (2nd), c1787, Letitia Boyd, his cousin from Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland, born 1768, died 10 Jan 1834 and had six sons and seven daughters.

children of second wife:
3) George Lennox Kinnear b. c1787, d. 1831, married Mary – and had five sons and one daughter: settled in Saint John, NB
4) Courtney Kinnear born c1789, died 1 Aug 1856, married (1st) 27 Dec 1810 Sarah Estabrooks b. – , d. 25 Dec 1811, m. (2nd) Susannah Harper and had six sons and six daughters: settled in Westmorland County
5) Isabella Kinnear b. 7 Dec 1790, died unmaried 22 Dec 1863
6) John Kinnear b. 17 Mar 1794, d. 21 Jul 1859, m. 9 May 1836 Sarah Millidge b. 7 Oct 1810, d. 22 May 1869: had three sons and four daughters
7) Francis Andrew Kinnear born on 21 Oct 1795, died 24 Apr 1849
8) William Boyd Kinnear born 2 Oct 1796 at Dorchester, NB, d. 20 Feb 1868 in Saint John, m. 6 Dec 1831 in Glasgow, Scotland, Janet Muir d/o James Muir of Rosebank, Scotland: had three sons and one daughter: settled in Saint John, NB
9) Harrison Galland Kinnear b. 17 Dec 1797, d. 29 Jan 1850, m. Maria Ayer born 1803, d. 27 Jul 1887: had three sons and five daughters
10) Anna Kinnear born 23 Aug 1800, died 7 Dec 1855
11) Letitia Kinnear b. 2 Mar 1802, died unmarried 30 Oct 1865
12) Caroline Kinnear born 25 Dec 1803, d. Mar 1804
13) Caroline Kinnear b. 10 Jan 1805, d. Aug 1806
14) Eliza Kinnear b. 5 Oct 1806, died unmarried 29 Aug 1823
15) Emily Kinnear b. 28 Nov 1807, d. 1807.


PANB:MC1156 Graves Papers: Andrew Kinnear, 2 pages
see also PANB: MC1286 Volume IX Dictionary of Canadian Biography, pages 430-431.