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Rachel Van Cleave Banta
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Birth: 1763
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1842
Warren County
Ohio, USA

Married July 1, 1783 in Kentucky
per Kentucky Marriages 1802 - 1850
Marriage has her last name as Van Cleave

Information provided by Allan Wenzel (#47403362)

Rachel Van Cleave was born October 25,1762, in Rowan County, North Carolina, the
daughter of John Van Cleave and Mary Shepherd.

Rachel Van Cleave (correct spelling) and Peter Banta were married July 8, 1782
in Lincoln County, Kentucky. Rachel's uncle by marriage was Squire Boone Jr.,
brother of famed woodsman Daniel Boone. Many of the Boone named designations of
towns, townships and counties in the United States are named for Squire Boone
not Daniel.
Information provided by Elizabeth (#47545976):

mother Mary Shepherd 1740-1781 Rev War Patriot, died defending fort, buried at
Floyd's Defeat, KY
Information provided by Allan Wenzel (#47403362):

Mary Shepherd Van Cleave was killed in
the Long Run Massacre in Shelby County, Kentucky, not defending a

Family links: 
  John Van Cleave (1739 - 1812)
  Peter Banta (1760 - 1829)
  Albert Banta (1788 - 1848)*
  Peter Banta (1800 - 1852)*
  Rachel Van Cleave Banta (1763 - 1842)
  John Van Cleave (1765 - 1848)*
  Aaron Van Cleave (1769 - 1846)*
  Benjamin Van Cleave (1771 - 1840)*
  Elizabeth Van Cleave Van Cleave (1773 - 1835)*
  Nancy Van Cleave (1780 - 1781)*
  Sarah Van Cleave McPike (1780 - 1830)*
  Peter Van Cleave (1785 - 1829)*
  David Van Cleave (1787 - 1852)*
*Calculated relationship
Bethany Christian Church Cemetery
Warren County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Lulabell
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93694009
Rachel <i>Van Cleave</i> Banta
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6th Great Grandmother
- Cliff
 Added: Jul. 16, 2012

- Lulabell
 Added: Jul. 16, 2012

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