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Benjamin Southard

Benjamin Southard

Male 1738 - Bef 1805  (< 66 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Southard 
    Born 05 Jun 1738  Hempstead, Nassau County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 23 Jun 1744  St. George's Episcopal Church, Hempstead, Nassau County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Aft 23 Jun 1744  Rhinebeck and Clinton, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Bef 16 Apr 1805  Hillsdale, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Probate 16 Apr 1805  [3
    • Index of Wills, Hudson, Columbia County, New York
    Census 1810  Clinton, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rev War
    • DAR 801113 + 839
    Reference Number 1209 
    Reference Number 2110 
    Notes 
    • His patriotic service was as follows: He served in Swartwout's Dutchess County Regiment in Fowler's Company. He enlisted 4 Aug 1776 at 40. This is referenced in the NYG&B Record. The article states he was a weaver, born on Long Island, 5 ft 6 1/2 inches tall with a brown complexion, hair and eyes. His name was spelled Soatpard in Roberts' New York in the Revolution. In addition, Benjamin was a Signer of the Association Test.
      died intestate. Peter Becker of Hillsdale and John Van Etten of Rhinebeck, sons in law, were awarded his estate.
      with 2 M under 10, 1 M 26-45, 1 F under 10, 1 F 16-26
    Person ID I1209  new
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2009 

    Father Joseph Southard,   b. Abt 1715, Hempstead, Nassau County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1793, Clinton, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Catherine Barnes,   b. 1710, Jamaica, L.I., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1796, Clinton, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1737  Hempstead, Nassau County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Ostrom,   b. 09 May 1740, Hempstead, Nassau County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 16 Apr 1805, Hillsdale, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 64 years) 
    Married Abt 1759  [1
    Children 
     1. Mary Southard,   b. Between 1760 and 1761,   d. 25 Oct 1837  (Age ~ 77 years)
     2. Mary Southard,   b. Between 1760 and 1761,   d. 25 Oct 1837  (Age ~ 77 years)
     3. Roelif Southard,   b. 01 Dec 1765
     4. Charity Southard,   b. 1767
     5. Sara Southard,   b. 1769
     6. Jan Southard,   b. Bef 31 Mar 1771
    +7. Barend Southard,   b. 16 Oct 1772, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1820 and 1830, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     8. Kreenjen Southard,   b. Bef 06 Jun 1773
     9. Rachel Southard,   b. 03 May 1777
     10. Gertrude Southard,   b. 13 Oct 1779
     11. Annatje Southard,   b. 31 Mar 1782
     12. Benjamin Southard,   b. 12 Jun 1784
    Family ID F613  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S91] Daughters of the American Revolution, National Number 757700.

    2. [S260] Will of Mary Phillips Ellis Murphy, (Cincinnati, Cincinnati), Columbia County, New York Book B, p. 181 (See Benjamin Southerland/Southward).

    3. [S260] Will of Mary Phillips Ellis Murphy, (Cincinnati, Cincinnati), Columbia County, New York Book B, p. 181.

    4. [S175] New York Genealogical & Biographical Record: Bible, (1955), Vol. 121 Jan. 1990, p. 40.

    5. [S128] History of Little Nine Partners of NE Precinct and, (Chas. Walsh & County, Printers, Amenia, New York, 1897), p. 42.

    6. [S176] New York in the Revolution, Vol. I p. 156, in Cooper's Rangers, The Militia, Dutchess County.

    7. [S236] The Official Southard Gazette & Record, Address: 1, (Zebulon, NC 27597, ongoing).