Benjamin Bevins

26 July 1762–1805 (Age 42)
New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Benjamin

Benjamin Bevins was born on 26 July 1762, in New York Colony, British Colonial America as the son of Joseph Bifving and Alita. He had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Elisabeth Van Dyck. He lived in Schoharie, Schoharie, New York, United States in 1800. He died in 1805, in New York, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Bevins
1762–1805
Elisabeth Van Dyck
1758–1841
Alida Bevins
1782–
Catharina Bevins
1782–
Cornelia Bevins
1782–
Jacob Bevins
1782–
Rebecca Bevins
1782–
William Bevins
1782–
Johannes Bevins
1785–
Catharina Bevins
1786–
William Bevins
1788–

Spouse and Children

children

(9)

    Alida Bevins

    Female1782–Female

    Catharina Bevins

    Female1782–Female

    Cornelia Bevins

    Female1782–Female

    Jacob Bevins

    Male1782–Male

    Rebecca Bevins

    Female1782–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Bifving

    MaleMale

    Alita

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 14

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 14

New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 24

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bevans .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Beevens, "United States Census, 1800"
  • Bevins, "United States Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications, 1800-1900"
  • Bevins, "United States Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications, 1800-1900"

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