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Lieut Simon Frederickse Van Patten
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1751
Schenectady
Schenectady County
New York, USA
Death: 1819
Glenville (Schenectady County)
Schenectady County
New York, USA

Simon was commissioned a 2nd lieut. in Capt. John Van Patten's Co., 2nd Albany Militia in the Revoutionary War. Incidentally, John Van Patten's sword is one of the few relics still extant. Simon married Maria Wendel 7/11/1777 by Rev. Barent Vrooman. Maria was a 2X great granddaughter of Evert Wendel of Albany. The Wendel Family Coat of Arms is in a stained glass window of the Old Albany Dutch Church. According to his great grandson Harmon's bio of 1904 in Lee Co., Ill, "Simon F Van Patten was a soldier in the Revolutionary War, and himself and wife assisted in throwing overboard the objectionable cargo of tea into Boston Harbor"! 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederick Nicholas Van Petten (1712 - 1771)
  Elizabeth Groot Van Petten (1715 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Maria Wendel Van Patten (1759 - 1841)*
 
 Children:
  Frederick Simon Van Patten (1779 - 1846)*
  Jacomyntje Van Patten Vedder (1781 - 1802)*
  John Baptist Van Patten (1784 - 1868)*
  Nicholas Simon Van Patten (1784 - 1863)*
  Ahasuerus Wendel Van Patten (1789 - 1837)*
  Nancy Van Patten (1792 - 1851)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nicholas Frederickse Van Petten (1740 - 1804)*
  Philip Frederickse Van Petten (1743 - 1812)*
  Rebecca Van Petten DeGraaf (1747 - 1812)*
  Simon Frederickse Van Patten (1751 - 1819)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Fourth Great Grandfather
 
Burial:
First Reformed Dutch Churchyard
West Glenville
Schenectady County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Dave Peck
Record added: Oct 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43165487
Lieut Simon Frederickse Van Patten
Added by: Dave Peck
 
Lieut Simon Frederickse Van Patten
Added by: Dave Peck
 
Lieut Simon Frederickse Van Patten
Added by: Dave Peck
 
 
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With respect to a cousin
- Harry McClain and family
 Added: May. 23, 2012
 
 
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