Rev. Henry Polhemus

31 May 1772–2 November 1813 (Age 41)
Harlingen, Somerset, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life of Henry

When Rev. Henry Polhemus was born on 31 May 1772, in Harlingen, Somerset, New Jersey, British Colonial America, his father, Daniel Polhemeus, was 26 and his mother, Cornelia Veghte, was 23. He married Mary Disborough on 13 March 1799, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 2 November 1813, at the age of 41.

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Rev. Henry Polhemus
Mary Disborough
Marriage: 13 March 1799
Henry Disborough Polhemus
Daniel Polhemus
Catherine Polhemus
Cornelia Ann Polhemus

Spouse and Children

13 March 1799
New York, United States


    Henry Disborough Polhemus


    Catherine Polhemus


    Cornelia Ann Polhemus


    Daniel Polhemus


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

Name Meaning

Dutch: Latinized form of Polheim, a habitational name from a place in southern Germany or Switzerland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rev. Henry Polhemus, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • Henry Polphemes, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Rev. Henry Polhemus, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"

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