Rachel Terwilliger

29 April 1791–25 May 1874 (Age 83)
Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Terwilliger was born on 29 April 1791, in Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, United States, her father, Josiah Terwilliger, was 33 and her mother, Rachael Mills, was 27. She married Isaac Hart on 21 April 1810, in Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 12 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Oro Township, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada in 1871. She died on 25 May 1874, at the age of 83, and was buried in Craighurst, Oro-Medonte, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada.

Photos & Memories (5)

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Family Time Line

Isaac Hart
1788–1851
Rachel Terwilliger
1791–1874
Marriage: 21 April 1810
George Terwilliger Hart
1811–
William Terwilliger Hart
1814–
Abraham Hart
1818–1890
Isaac Hart
1812–
Margaret Terwilliger Hart
1816–
John Terwilliger Hart
1820–1882
Rachel Hart
1822–1882
Jacob Terwilliger Hart
1824–
George Hart
1826–
Mary Hart
1828–
William Hart
1828–
Nathan Hart
1830–1877
Thomas W Hart
1832–1914
Jacob Hart
1832–
Charles Terwillliger Hart
1835–1907
Hart
1837–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 April 1810
Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States
children

(16)

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Josiah Terwilliger

    Male1758–1833Male

    Female1763–1843Female

siblings

(7)

    Thomas Terwilliger

    Male1783–1874Male

    Ezekial Terwilliger

    Male1785–Male

    Female1788–1858Female

    Female1791–1874Female

    Josiah Terwilliger

    Male1794–1850Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 6

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 28

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

Of Dutch origin: possibly a habitational name meaning ‘at William's’.

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

Story Highlight

Isaac Hart - historical data found and posted on trees.ancestry.com

Historical Data Found Name: Isaac HART Given Name: Isaac Surname: HART Sex: M Birth: 1783 in Exeter,Devonshire,England Death: 1851 in Simcoe County,Ontario,Canada West Burial: St. John's Churchyard,Si …

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Hart in entry for Thomas Hart and Jane Flaherty, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Rachel Hart in entry for William Hart and Margaret Ann Kilty, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Rachel Hart, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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