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ROE Rebecca

Female 1756 - Yes, date unknownDeceased


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  • Name  ROE Rebecca 
    Born  Nov 1756  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID  I5969  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 

    Father  ROE Reverend Azel,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  FOOTE Susan,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F2140  Group Sheet

    Family  SCHERMERHORN Cornelius,   b. 10 Dec 1756,   d. Mar 1826  Age: 69 years 
    Children 
     1. SCHERMERHORN Cornelius,   d. 4 Jul 1814
     2. SCHERMERHORN John Roe,   d. 8 Oct 1824
     3. SCHERMERHORN Isaac
     4. SCHERMERHORN Rebecca Roe
     5. SCHERMERHORN Abraham,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. SCHERMERHORN Simon Peter,   b. 1791,   d. Jun 1818  Age: 27 years
     7. SCHERMERHORN James S.,   b. 12 Feb 1799,   d. 8 Nov 1878  Age: 79 years
     8. SCHERMERHORN Azel,   b. 12 Jul 1802,   d. 29 Dec 1876  Age: 74 years
     9. SCHERMERHORN George Augustus,   b. 1803,   d. Jul 1823  Age: 20 years
     10. SCHERMERHORN Edward,   b. 27 May 1804,   d. 10 Sep 1829  Age: 25 years
     11. SCHERMERHORN Sally Cannon,   b. 5 Mar 1806,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F2131  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Rebecca Roe was a daughter of the Rev. Azel Roe of Woodbridge, N. J. On account of his zealous efforts in behalf of the Revolutionary cause, in 1778, he was put in the Sugar House Prison, New York City, by the British. He was the great-grandson of John Roe who came to America from Ireland in 1664 and settled in Massachusetts and later on Long Island. Azel Roe was a Trustee of Princeton College for 29 years. Rebecca Roe's maternal grandfather was General Isaac Foote. [1]

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