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SCHERMERHORN Barnhardus Freeman

Male 1739 - 1799  (59 years)Deceased


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  • Name  SCHERMERHORN Barnhardus Freeman 
    Born  14 Oct 1739  Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Military 
    • On 20 Jun 1778, Barnhardus was commissioned ensign in Captain Thomas Brower Banker's company, 2nd Albany County Militia. In Sept or Oct of 1779, he was on duty at Fort Plank and Stone Arabia.
    Military  Revolutionary War  [3
    • Per the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Volume 110, page 250:

      Bernardus Freeman Schermerhorn m. 1767 Arentje Van Der Bogart (1745-1827). Bernarrdus Freeman Schermerhorn (1739-99) received land bounty for service as private, New York line. He was born in Schenectady; died in Charlestown, NY.
    Moved  1799  Charleston, Montgomery, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Schenectady, Schenectady, New York 
    Died  14 Jul 1799  Charleston, Montgomery, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Age  59 years 
    Person ID  I1657  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 

    Father  SCHERMERHORN Johannes Ryerse,   c. 14 Oct 1685, Albany, Albany, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1767  Age: ~ 81 years 
    Mother  VROOMAN Engeltje Janse,   c. 22 Dec 1695,   d. 1754  Age: ~ 58 years 
    Married  28 Apr 1711  Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F520  Group Sheet

    Family  VANDER BOGART Ariantje,   b. 15 Sep 1745,   d. 29 Oct 1827  Age: 82 years 
    Married  9 May 1767  Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    • Marriage license issued to Freemen Schermerhorn and Arriantie
      Vanderbogart on 31 Dec 1766
    Children 
     1. SCHERMERHORN Engeltie,   c. 13 Mar 1774, Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Montgomery, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. SCHERMERHORN John,   c. 4 Oct 1767, Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. SCHERMERHORN Neeltje,   c. 16 Apr 1769, Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1849  Age: ~ 80 years
     4. SCHERMERHORN Margarita,   c. 21 Dec 1777, Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. SCHERMERHORN Rev. John Freeman,   b. 24 Sep 1786, Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1851, Richmond, Richmond (City), Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 64 years
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F604  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Oct 1739 - Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 May 1767 - Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved - Schenectady, Schenectady, New York - 1799 - Charleston, Montgomery, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jul 1799 - Charleston, Montgomery, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • CHURCH PARTICIPATION-- Barnhardus was deacon in the First Reformed Church of Schenectady in 1793.

      RESIDENCE -- Barnhardus F. Schermerhorn lived in Schenectady until 1799, and then moved to Charleston, Montgomery County, N. Y.

      NAMESAKE -- He was named after the Rev. Barnhardus Freeman, who was settled as pastor of the Reformed Church in Schenectady in 1700. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Schermerhorn Genealogy and Family Chronicles, Richard Schermerhorn, (NY: Tobias A. Wright, 1914.), 71, 80. (Reliability: 3), 30 Mar 2010.

    2. [S295] A History of Schenectady During the Revolution, Willis T. Hanson Jr., (Brattleboro, VT: E.L. Hildreth & Co., 1916.), 209. (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2010.

    3. [S14] Schermerhorn Genealogy and Family Chronicles, Richard Schermerhorn, (NY: Tobias A. Wright, 1914.).

    4. [S14] Schermerhorn Genealogy and Family Chronicles, Richard Schermerhorn, (NY: Tobias A. Wright, 1914.), 80. (Reliability: 3), 30 Mar 2010.

    5. [S65] Tombstone Inscriptions from Schenectady, Schenectady, NY, Charlotte Taylor LuckhurstSchenectady County Historical Society of Schenectady, NY, (http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/cemeteries/luckhurst.html, 1914), 24 Jan 2009, Inscription for Adriana Van de Bogert (Reliability: 4), 24 Jan 2009.
      Inscription reads: Adriana Van de Bogert, wife of Benardus Freeman Schermerhorn. b. 15 Sep 1745, d. 29 Oct 1827, aged 82y 1m 1d