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Obadiah GUERNSEY[1]

Male 1755 - about 1830  (74 years)


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  • Name Obadiah GUERNSEY 
    Born 17 February 1755  Rehoboth,Bristol Co.,MS Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 21 May 1776  Chesnutt Hill,Killingsly Co.,CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 2 August 1790  Stephen Town (now Renssalaer),Albany Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1800  Ballston,Saratoga Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1810  Canajoharie,Fulton Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1820  Canajoharie,Fulton Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1830  Middlefield,Otsego Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died about 1830 
    Notes 
    • Males: 16+=1, under 16=2; Females=3

      11th Regiment of Militia (at New York in 1776); 3rd Co. under Captain
      Joseph Cady; Private. On march to Westchester on 14 Sep 1776

      possible children: John b. c1782; David b. c 1786; Daniel b. c 1791;
      Rachel b/d 23/24 Mar 1799; Henry b. c1810

      Baptized by Elder Job Sramans

      Leutinant, 9th Brigade

      Males: over 45=1; 16-26=1; under 10=1. Females: 26-45=1; under 10=1

      Males: over 45=1; 10-16=1; under 10=1. Females: over 45=1; 10-16=1

      Male: 70-80=1; 20-30=1. Females: 50-60=1; 15-20=1; 5-10=1
    Person ID I128  Marcia Shears
    Last Modified 4 December 2006 

    Father Solomon GARNSEY,   b. 15 October 1727, Rehoboth,MS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 September 1802, Ballston,Saratoga,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth BOWEN,   b. 25 May 1732 
    Married 7 December 1751  [6, 7
    Notes 
    • by Elder Richard Rounds
    Family ID F69  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Lydia,   b. 30 March 1765,   d. 4 May 1799, Ballston,Saratoga Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married about 1783 
    Children 
     1. (Female) GUERNSEY,   b. about 1784
     2. Rachel GUERNSEY,   b. 22 March 1799, Ballston,Saratoga Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 March 1799, Ballston,Saratoga Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. (Male) GUERNSEY,   b. between 1783-1790
     4. (Male) GUERNSEY,   b. between 1783-1790,   d. before 1800  (Age ~ 10 years)
     5. (Female) GUERNSEY,   b. between 1783-1790,   d. before 1800  (Age ~ 10 years)
    Family ID F68  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Anna SHOWERMAN,   b. 16 April 1771, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 April 1856, Prob Ionia Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 12 November 1805  First Presbyterian,Albany,Albany Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Notes 
    • Either Obadiah's father or Anna's father fought in the Revolutionary war.
    Children 
    +1. George W. D. GUERNSEY,   b. Cal 29 January 1809, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 August 1877, Orleans,Ionia Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
    Family ID F67  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S197] GUERNSEY George W D Death Record 1877, (Ionia Co., MI Index to Deaths and Death Records Vol A; Vol A, Page 126, No 61 ), M/F 0960505. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S24] Rebohoth VR, online database.

    3. [S26] Family Archive, The Complete Mayflower Descendant, Vols. 1-46 & Other Sources,~~1600s-1800s, Pilgrim Notes and Queries, Volume 1, Baptisms and Marriages,~~1774-1824, page 40.

    4. [S25] 1790 Census, Albany Co., NY, (as of 2 Aug 1790), online., page 281 (46).

    5. [S11] GGG, Judith L. Young-Thayer, (Gateway Press, Inc., 111 Water Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, 1979), Copy 698 of 810., page 189.

    6. [S26] Family Archive, The Compendium of American Genealogy, 1600s-1800s~~Vol. IV, Lineage Records, page 672.

    7. [S27] Ancestry World Tree, ancestry.com, (copyright 2001), Sue's Family, Sue Biedlingmaier, sueb@provide.net.

    8. [S26] Family Archive, Early Settlers of New York State, 1760-1942~~Early Settlers of New York State, Volume 1, Early Church Records, First~~Presbyterian Church, Albany, Albany County, Page 680.

    9. [S1] IGI, (1999-2001), Batch #M506221; Dates 1785-1870, Source Call #0017508, Film, Printout~~Call #1205007, FIlm.


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