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Robert Govers
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Birth: Mar., 1838
New Rochelle
Westchester County
New York, USA
Death: unknown

Robert Govers was born Mar 1838 in New Rochelle, Westchester Co NY., son of George Patrick Govers Sr., and Anastasia Byrne.
Robert's family on 3 Aug 1850 census, living in New Rochelle Westchester Co. NY., George Govers 44 Ire is a Painter and wife; Anastasia 46 Ire and children; George 19 Ire, John 16 Ire, Robert 13 NY, James 10 NY, Edward 7 NY, Mary A 5 NY, Joseph 2 NY. George Govers Value of Real Estate $1,000.00 sons; George is a Painter and John is a Apprentice.

Robert Govers married Margaret Halagrin in 1860, as on 22 Sep 1860 census in New Rochelle, Westchester Co NY., Roberts Govers 22, is a Painter with wife Margaret 24, a Milliner.

On New York Civil War Muster Rolls Abstracts, 1861-1900; Robert Govers enlisted 27 May 1861 as a Pvt in Co E 79th Infantry for 3 years. Muster Out 22 Mar 1863 in Baltimore, Maryland.

IRS Taxes for years; 1862-1863-1864-1865-1866- Robert Govers paid $10.00 each year as a Retail Dealer.
On Jul 1 1863, U.S. Civil War Draft Register Records, 1863-1865.. 12th Ward in City of Brooklyn Kings Co NY., Robert Govers 24, married is a Policeman.

In 1865 Robert Govers and brother George Patrick Govers, were members of Enterprise Hook & Ladder & Bucket Co #1 in New Rochelle, New York.

Residence in 1870 census in New Rochelle, Westchester Co NY., Robert Govers 32, a Retail Grocer, with wife Margaret 30 and children; Maggie 9, Veronica 5, Blanche 3, George 2, and sister Mary Ann Govers 25, a Milliner.

Margaret Govers Barton 1863
Veronica Govers Glass; 1865-1944
Blanche Govers 1867
George B Govers 1868
Adrain Govers 1870
Mary Govers 1872
Joseph Govers 1874-1892
Beatrice Govers 1878-1892
Family links: 
  George Patrick Govers (1809 - 1885)
  Anastasia Byrne Govers (1804 - ____)
  Margaret Halagrin Govers (____ - 1882)*
  Joseph Govers (1874 - 1892)*
  George Patrick Govers (1830 - 1894)*
  John C Govers (1833 - ____)*
  Robert Govers (1838 - ____)
  James Govers (1840 - 1872)*
*Calculated relationship
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
New Rochelle
Westchester County
New York, USA
Created by: Ann Harmon Govers
Record added: Aug 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115681392
Robert Govers
Added by: Ann Harmon Govers
Robert Govers
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Pvt in Co E 79th Infantry New York
- Ann
 Added: May. 20, 2014

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