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Peter Gansevoort
Birth: 1748
Death: 1812

Revolutionary War Hero. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harmen Gansevoort (1712 - 1801)
  Magdalena Douw Gansevoort (1718 - 1796)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Van Schaick Gansevoort (1752 - 1830)*
 
 Children:
  Herman Gansevoort (1779 - 1862)*
  Peter Gansevoort (1789 - 1876)*
  Maria Gansevoort Melville (1791 - 1872)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sara Gansevoort Ten Broeck (1741 - 1811)*
  Anna Gansevoort Wynkoop (1744 - 1794)*
  Peter Gansevoort (1748 - 1812)
  Leonard Gansevoort (1751 - 1810)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
He served under Montgomery in Canada in 1775. In 1777 defended Fort Stanwix against St. Ledger thereby preventing his junction with Burgoyne and died in active command at the beginning of the war of 1812.
In the memory of Peter Gansevoort, a Brigadier General in the army of the United States. He died on the day in 1812, aged 63 years
 
Burial:
Albany Rural Cemetery
Menands
Albany County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Peter Gansevoort
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