|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1759, USA|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 1861|
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".
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)
Paxton Farm Cemetery
Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Aug 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5714694