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2022 Conference & AGM

2022 Conference & AGM – “From Heartbreak to Hope in the Heart of the Continent” hosted by Manitoba Branch – May 25-29, 2022

May 25-29, 2022
Hosted by Manitoba Branch
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AGM: Saturday, May 28, 2022
Notice of Annual General Meeting

Loyalist Gazette

The Spring 2022 Loyalist Gazette is here! The latest issues are available exclusively to members – log in to read them.

Prior issues, going back to 2013, are available publicly in the Loyalist Gazette index.

Loyalist Trails

Our weekly e-newsletter is full of information, research, and community events.

Subscribe here or visit the archive for prior issues back to 2004.

UELAC Scholarship

The Loyalist Scholarship is available to Masters and PhD students.

Learn more, apply now, or browse
past UELAC Scholars.

Loyalist Monuments

Loyalist Monuments

The contributions of the Loyalists have been recognized in the form of monuments, memorials and plaques, as well as commemorative stamps, plates, and more.

The Loyalist Directory

UELAC maintains a growing list of people of the Loyalist era, especially United Empire Loyalists.

Browse Directory

To contribute information to the Directory, please contact Doug Grant.

UELAC Promotional Catalogue

New! COVID face masks. Clothing, pins, medals, ribbons, books & more in the UELAC store.

Shop UELAC

We hope you will enjoy wearing, using or displaying your selection, and satisfying the curiosity it is sure to arouse in others.

Charitable Donations

Donations may be directed to UELAC, any Association Branch, fund or project.

Donate to the UELAC

A charitable donation receipt will be provided for tax purposes.

Latest News & Updates

May 16, 2022: Information about Aaron Doan has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Janet Hodgkins who contributed information.

May 16, 2022: Information about Robert Cook has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Janet Hodgkins who contributed information.

May 16, 2022: Issue 2022-#20 of the Loyalist Trails newsletter is now online.

May 15, 2022: Information about Zachariah Hainer has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Janet Hodgkins who contributed information.

May 11, 2022: A new record for Joseph Smith (of Smith’s Cove, NS) has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Brian McConnell who contributed information.

May 11, 2022: A new record for John Sulis has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Brian McConnell who contributed information.

May 10, 2022: Information about Pvt. Johann Jacob Smith (Schmidt) has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Jim Bruce who contributed information.

May 9, 2022: A new record for Lt. Col. Stephen Delancey (Chief Justice of the Bahamas and Governor of Tobago) has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 8, 2022: Information about Maj. Thomas Barclay has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 6, 2022: Information about Capt. William Thomas has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Sumner Gary Hunnewell Jr. who contributed information.

May 4, 2022: A new record for Pvt. John Derry has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 2, 2022: A new record for Pvt. James Derry has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 2, 2022: A new record for John Crawford has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 2, 2022: Information about Pvt. James Austin has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 2, 2022: A new record for Pvt. Peter Angevine has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

May 2, 2022: A new record for Pvt. John Angevine has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 29, 2022: A new record for Frederick Baxter has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 29, 2022: A new record for Augustus Baxter Jr. has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 29, 2022: Information about Pvt. Joseph Embree Jr. has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 28, 2022: A new record for Ensign John Teed has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 27, 2022: A new record for Pvt. Daniel Teed has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 25, 2022: A new record for Pvt. Stephen Seaman has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 25, 2022: UELAC Dominion Office and Archives announce move to Cornwall, ON

Apr. 25, 2022: The Spring 2022 Loyalist Gazette is now available for members – you must be logged in to access it.

Apr. 22, 2022: The Spring 2021 Loyalist Gazette is now available to the public. Members-only access to the Fall 2021 issue is coming soon!

Apr. 21, 2022: A new record for John Teare has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Kevin Wisener who contributed information.

Apr. 21, 2022: A new record for Benjamin Tyre has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Kevin Wisener who contributed information.

Apr. 20, 2022: Information about John Topp has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Guylaine Petrin who contributed information.

Apr. 20, 2022: A new record for Pvt. Isaac Teed has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 20, 2022: A new record for Pvt. James Teed has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 20, 2022: A new record for Henry Peers has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 19, 2022: Information about Johann Adam Pabst has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Richard Poaps and Ken Vance who contributed information.

Apr. 19, 2022: Information about Solomon Horton has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 19, 2022: Information about Stephen Tuttle has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 19, 2022: Information about James Dotten has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Apr. 19, 2022: Information about Daniel Totten has been added to the Loyalist Directory. Thanks to Lynton “Bill” Stewart who contributed information.

Feb. 25, 2022: The Loyalist Directory and the list of UE Certificates have been updated based on the certificates issued in January and February 2022.

Feb. 15, 2022: UELAC Notice of Annual General Meeting – Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 11:00am (ET).

Feb. 10, 2022: Information has been posted about the 2022 Conference & AGM: “From Heartbreak to Hope in the Heart of the Continent (May 25-29, 2022), hosted by Manitoba Branch.

History of the UELAC

The evolution of the association from its beginnings, in five chapters.

Read the History of the UELAC.

Resources & Education

Our index of Loyalist research resources can help you find more information online.

We have prepared Education & Outreach material for teachers and anyone interested in learning more.

Honours & Recognition

The UELAC has honoured numerous individuals for their contributions to the association and to the preservation of Loyalist History.

Meet them in our Honours & Recognition folder.

Branches of the UELAC

Learn about the branches of the association and the areas they represent, now with an interactive national map. Branch websites, social media and contact information are noted.

UELAC Membership

Become part of the UELAC family. Join a branch and become a member.

If you are a descendant, work toward a Loyalist Certificate.

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