John H. Burhans

30 December 1770–7 August 1840 (Age 69)
Catskill, Catskill, Greene, New York, United States

The Life of John H.

When John H. Burhans was born on 30 December 1770, in Catskill, Catskill, Greene, New York, United States, his father, Henricus Burhans, was 22 and his mother, Temperance Loveridge Dumond, was 22. He married Engeltje (Angelica) Mabie on 21 January 1795. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 7 August 1840, in Bethlehem, Albany, New York, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Menands, Colonie, Albany, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John H. Burhans
1770–1840
Engeltje (Angelica) Mabie
1777–1823
Marriage: 21 January 1795
Temperance Loveridge Burhans
1797–1824
Maria Burhans
1798–
David J. Burhans
1801–1878
Henry Hogen Burhans
1805–1879
Albert Burhans
1808–
Margaret Burhans
1810–
Rachel Burhans
1813–1890

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 January 1795
children

(7)

    Temperance Loveridge Burhans

    Female1797–1824Female

    Maria Burhans

    Female1798–Female

    David J. Burhans

    Male1801–1878Male

    Henry Hogen Burhans

    Male1805–1879Male

    Albert Burhans

    Male1808–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1776

Age 6

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 6

New York is the 11th state.
1789

Age 19

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German būr ‘farmer’, ‘peasant’ + the personal name Hans, a short form of Johannes ( see John ), hence ‘farmer John’. See also Burian .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John H. Burhans, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jan Burhans, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"
  • John H. Burhans in entry for Rachel Burhans, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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