Petrus or Peter Esmay

24 May 1775–26 February 1856 (Age 80)
Albany, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Petrus or Peter

When Petrus or Peter Esmay was born on 24 May 1775, in Albany, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Lieut. Thomas Ismay, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Parmentier, was 23. He married Mary Whitaker in 1796, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 26 February 1856, at the age of 80.

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Petrus or Peter Esmay
1775–1856
Mary Whitaker
1776–
Marriage: 1796
Mary Esmay
1806–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1796
Albany, Albany, New York, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ismay, from a medieval female personal name of uncertain origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Petrus Ismy, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Peter Esmay in entry for Mary Esmay, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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