Hetty was the daughter of Elijah Requa Sr and Eustaia Comb.
Her grandparents were James Requa Sr (1729, Westchester, NY) and Rebecca Conklin (1735).
James Requa Sr was a Revolutionay War Soldier.
*Taken from the SAR application concerning James Requa Sr:
"He was a Justice of the Peace prior to and during the continuance of the Revoluiton,of which he was a staunch and influential suporter; and although he was only a private soldier, subject to be called out by frequent alarms, his house, as appears by the testimony of his son, Lieut. Joseph Requa, was burned down by the enemy and reward was offered for his capture"
"James Requa Sr, lived in the Town of St. Pleasant, Westchester County, New York, about one mile and a half east of Tarrytown and his son Elijah lived at Tarrytown,after spending many years at the old homestead"
"James Requa Sr. private in the 1st Westchester County Mililtia, New York"
Elijah Requa (1773 - 1869)
Eustatia Comb Requa (1773 - 1840)
John P. Searing (1794 - 1868)
Edward Searing (1835 - 1898)*
William Comb Requa (1795 - 1886)*
Mehitable Requa Searing (1797 - 1866)
James Hervey Requa (1808 - 1893)*
Created by: Susanna Parrish
Record added: Apr 12, 2012
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