Capt. Jacob Hendershot

Male 1747 - 1815


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  • Name  Capt. Jacob Hendershot 
    Prefix  Capt. 
    Born  4 May 1747  Sussex Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  956CF510C88FD711A1EC0050BAE55A0B26C0 
    Died  7 Jul 1815  Bethel Twp., Bedford Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Old Newtow Cemetery, Sussex Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I163969  Nate Waddell
    Last Modified  19 Feb 2008 

    Father  Johan John Hendershot,   b. 23 Jan 1719/1720, Raritan Valley,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1797, Greenwich Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Catherine Bodine,   b. 1720, Somerville,Somerset Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1789, Greenwich Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1746  Morris Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  6A64F510C88FD711A1EC0050BAE55A0BF398 
    Family ID  F58731  Group Sheet

    Family  Effie Paugh,   b. 6 Jul 1747, HamptOnt., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1824, Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Jul 1769  Morristown, Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  966CF510C88FD711A1EC0050BAE55A0B27D0 
    Children 
     1. Peter Hendershot,   b. 7 Nov 1770, Newtown,Sussex Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1837, Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Hendershot,   b. Abt 1779, Newtown, Sussex Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John J. Hendershot,   b. 1780, Newtown, Sussex Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Jacob Henry Hendershot,   b. 1783, HamptOnt.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1856, Buck Valley,Pa,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Hendershot,   b. Abt 1786, Newtown,Sussex Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Effie Jane Hendershot,   b. May 1790, Newtown,Sussex Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Catherine Hendershot,   b. Abt 1793, Newtown,Sussex Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Abraham Hendershot,   b. 15 Feb 1795, Newtown,Sussex Co.,Nj,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Isaac Hendershot,   b. 1798, Newtown, Sussex Co., Nj, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863
    Family ID  F59295  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
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      Jacob was a Captain of the second Battalion of Bedford County Rangers in 1776, Captain of the First Battalion of Bedford County in 1777. His company marched to camp and enrolled January 9, 1777. They were discharged March 10, 1777 and received pay until March 25, 1777. He was also in the Bedford County Rangers of the Frontiers from 1778 to 1783. Jacob owned 2000 acres of land, 1100 acres in New Jersey near Morristown, and the balance in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. Jacob could had been born July 6, 1747. His death date could be Feb, 14, 1828. They also have his place of death as Newton, Sussex, New Jersey.