Peter Dewar b. 1759 Scotland, m. Elizabeth Gardie. Came to Saint John in 1815 and received land at Scotch Settlement, Springfield Parish, Kings County, NB.
1) Margaret Dewar b. 1793, married 1817 Alexander Duff
2) Peter Dewar b. 1795, d. 1854, m. Rebecca Maxwell b. 1809 in Ireland
3) Janet Dewar b. 1796, d. 1881, m. 1818 Duncan Menzies
4) Hugh Dewar b. 1799, d. 1828.
PANB:MC1/Dewar #1,2, 3 pages.
Peter Sr. was an ex-army man who had spent 28 years in the 77th regiment: a daughter, Margaret Dewar went to P.E.I.