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Pvt Barnabas Van Deventer
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1759, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1861
Grant County
Indiana, USA

Barnabas is the son of Barent (Barnabas) and Jannetje Van Deventer. Barnabas married Elizabeth Siler, June 1, 1801 in Greenbriar Mar. Rec, VA. They had 9 children: Christian, Jane, Margaret, George, Henry, Elizabeth, Diannah, Joseph, & Susannah.
Barnabas enlisted in the Continental Army, Sept. 1778, and served in the Lower Rockingham Regt. VA Militia. He was in the battle of Yorktown and the McIntosh Campaign.
He purchased a farm on Nov. 3, 1783 in Pendleton Co., VA (now West Virginia).
His tombstone states that he was "103 yr. 9 mo 10 day". 
Family links: 
  Barent Van Deventer (1722 - 1799)
  Elizabeth Siler VanDeventer (1778 - 1872)
  Margaret VanDeventer Burson (1807 - 1889)*
  Elizabeth Van Deventer (1813 - 1853)*
  Jacob Vandevender (1753 - 1815)*
  Barnabas Van Deventer (1759 - 1861)
*Calculated relationship
Paxton Farm Cemetery
Grant County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Aug 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5714694
Pvt Barnabas Van Deventer
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