Peter McIntyre
79th Regiment of Foot

Peter McIntyre was born in Perth, Perthshire Scotland and joined the British Regiment at a very young age.  He first appears in 1806 as a 72nd Regiment of Foot at the age of 15.  He later appears on October 20th 1814 muster list as  a 79th Regiment of Foot.  McIntyre later emigrated to Canada after the war with his family and resided in Oakland Ontario area where he lived out his life as a farmer.  He died on 4 Sept 1866 and is buried in the Oakland Cemetery.

Veteran Summary

Peter McIntyre
Private, 79th Regiment of Foot
Place of Birth
Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, UK
Place of Death
Oakland , Brant, Ontario, CAN
Died on: 04 SEP 1866
Reason: Old Age
Location of Grave
Oakland Pioneer Cemetery, 112 Oakland Road
Oakland, ON, CAN
Latitude: 43.0316N Longitude: -80.3315