John Depuy Schoonmaker

14 May 1799–16 November 1870 (Age 71)
Rochester, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of John Depuy

When John Depuy Schoonmaker was born on 14 May 1799, in Rochester, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, Joachim Schoonmaker, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth De Puy, was 22. He married Martha Markle on 26 November 1840, in Marbletown, Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in New York, United States in 1870. He died on 16 November 1870, in Accord, Rochester, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Accord, Rochester, Ulster, New York, United States.

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John Depuy Schoonmaker
Martha Markle
Marriage: 26 November 1840
Ellen T Schoonmaker
Mary Elizabeth SCHOONMAKER
Mary E Schoonmaker
Joakim H Schoonmaker
Hilah C Schoonmaker

Spouse and Children

26 November 1840
Marbletown, Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 4

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 20

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

Variant of Dutch Schoemaker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John D Schoonmaker, "United States Census, 1840"
  • John P Schoonmaker, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John D Schoonmaker in household of Joachim Schoonmaker, "United States Census, 1870"

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