The following information was compiled by Sarah K Hermans, Regent, Chancellor Livingston, NSDAR, May 2015 and published in "44 Patriots of the American Revolution interred in the Rhinebeck Reformed Church Cemetery."
Provided by and used with permission of Sarah K Hermans
Row 1 replacement Veteran's Administration stone placed by the DAR in the 1960s
REVOLUTIONARY WAR SERVICE:
PRIVATE: Land Bounty Rights, 6th Regt Dutchess Co. Militia [NYRC+S V1 p. 248] and Land Bounty Rights, 4th Regt Dutchess Co. Militia [NYRC+S V1 p. 243]
DAR ANCESTOR NUMBER: Not in DAR database
He is probably Johan Peter Echert (or Eckert or Ackert), born June 13th, 1747 in Rhinebeck to Joannes Peter Eckhardt and Anna Maria Wuest. He married Elizabeth Frölich (1744-1826, also buried in the cemetery), sister of Patriot Stephanus Fralick who is also buried in the cemetery. They married July 23rd, 1762 in Rhinebeck [MMR 2225] and had children Petrus 1764, George Adam 1768, Jacob 1769, Lena 1769, Abraham 1774, Elias 1789, Anna 1791, Lea 1792, and Emanuel 1795. He died April 8th, 1799.
PVT YATES REGT