Settlers of the Beekman Patent, Duchess County, New York; Volume 11: Rood to Sly
Author: Frank Doherty Sr.
This important series documents the 18th century settlement of the Beekman Patent by Palatines, Dutch and the English from Long Island and New England. The Beekman Patent was a major entry point from New England to New York and the West. This historical and genealogical study has chapters on the patent itself, the lease system, life in 18th century Beekman, Beekman patent records, Pawling records, roads, Revolutionary War history and Beekman-Livingston letters and diary.
This volume contains 57 surnames, from Rood to Sly and has an index of over 25,000 entries.
Surnames covered in this volume:
ROOD, ROON, ROOSA, ROSS, ROWLEY, ROZELL, RUSH, RUSSELL, RUST, RUTTY, RYAN, RYDER, RYNDERS SABIN, SACKETT, SACKRYDER, SAFFIN, ST JOHN, SALMON, SAMPSON, SAPRONG, SAYLES, SCHERER, SCHERMERHORN, SCHOUTEN, SCHRIVER, SCHULTZ, SCOTT, SCRIBNER, SCHAFER, SEE, SHANNON, SHARPENSTEIN, SHAW, SHED, SHELDON, SHEPARD, SHERMAN, SHIBLEE, SHOEMUCK, SHOVE, SHUFFELD, SHUTTINKIRK, SICKLER, SIMMONS, SIMPSON, SINCEBOUX, SKIDMORE, SLEIGHT, SLOCUM, SLY
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