Cornelia Bogardus

27 August 1825–12 October 1892 (Age 67)
New Paltz, New Paltz, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Cornelia

When Cornelia Bogardus was born on 27 August 1825, in New Paltz, New Paltz, Ulster, New York, United States, her father, Doctor John Evertse Bogardus, was 39 and her mother, Rachel Elting, was 32. She married Daniel Deyo Du Bois on 20 September 1855, in Ulster, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, United States for about 20 years. She died on 12 October 1892, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Deyo Du Bois
Cornelia Bogardus
Marriage: 20 September 1855
Simon Dubois
Evert Bogardus Dubois

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 September 1855Ulster, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 2
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Humanistic surname in Germany and the Netherlands, a Latinized form of Bogard .

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Cornelia Dubois in household of Daniel D Dubois, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Cornelia Du Bois in household of Daniel D Du Bois, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Cornelia Du Bois in household of Daniel Du Bois, "United States Census, 1880"

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