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Pvt Barnabas Van Deventer
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1759, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1861
Marion
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: 
 Parents:
  Barent Van Deventer (1722 - 1799)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Siler VanDeventer (1778 - 1872)
 
 Children:
  Margaret VanDeventer Burson (1807 - 1889)*
  Elizabeth Van Deventer (1813 - 1853)*
 
 Sibling:
  Jacob Vandevender (1753 - 1815)*
  Barnabas Van Deventer (1759 - 1861)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
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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 Added: Jun. 1, 2016
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- Arleta ♥
 Added: Jun. 1, 2015

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