Cornelius Schermerhorn Bovee

1807–1839 (Age 32)
Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Cornelius Schermerhorn

When Cornelius Schermerhorn Bovee was born on 3 March 1807, in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States, his father, Matthias Jochem Bovee, was 41 and his mother, Maria Cathrina Schermerhorn, was 37. He married Eliza Sparks on 1 July 1833. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 25 May 1839, in Riga, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Riga Cemetery, Riga, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Schermerhorn Bovee
1807–1839
Eliza Sparks
1812–1894
Marriage: 1 July 1833
Harriet Eliza Bovee
1834–
Jacob Lorenzo Bovee
1835–1893
Cornelius Elihu Bovee
1836–1911
Frances Maria Bovee
1838–1857

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 July 1833
children

(4)

    Harriet Eliza Bovee

    Female1834–Female

    Jacob Lorenzo Bovee

    Male1835–1893Male

    Cornelius Elihu Bovee

    Male1836–1911Male

    Frances Maria Bovee

    Female1838–1857Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 5

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 12

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 French (Bovée): habitational name from a place named Bovée-sur-Barboure in Meuse.2 Possibly an altered spelling of the French habitational name Beauvais .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Cornelius Schermerhorn Bovee, "Find A Grave Index"

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