William Furman

Male 1771 - 1824


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  • Name  William Furman 
    Born  21 Feb 1771  Kakiat, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Nov 1824  Ramapo, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1092  Main
    Last Modified  18 Sep 2004 

    Father  Benjamin Furman,   b. Between 1726 and 1730, Newtown, Queens County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1812, Haverstraw, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Remsen,   b. 4 May 1732, Newtown, Queens County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1811 
    Married  12 Dec 1755  Presbyterian Church, Newtown, Queens County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F358  Group Sheet

    Family  Elizabeth Cooper,   b. 16 Jun 1780, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1867, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Mar 1799  Reformed Church Of Kakiat, West New Hempstead, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Abram Furman,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >2. John Furman,   b. Abt 1800, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1877
    >3. Elizabeth Furman,   b. 3 Oct 1803, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1875, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Gilbert Furman,   b. 28 Nov 1807, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1889, Haverstraw, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. William W Furman,   b. 25 Nov 1809, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1887, Ramapo, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary Furman,   b. Abt 1814,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >7. George Banghart Furman,   b. 3 Oct 1820, Ramapo, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1880, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  18 Sep 2004 
    Family ID  F336  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Feb 1771 - Kakiat, Orange County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Mar 1799 - Reformed Church Of Kakiat, West New Hempstead, Rockland County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Nov 1824 - Ramapo, Rockland County, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1800 Census in Haverstraw NY
    1800 Census in Haverstraw NY
    William Furman - line 5
    1 male 26-45 [1755-1774 - william]
    1 female 0-10 [1790-1800]
    1 female 26-45 [1755-1774 - Elizabeth]
    1811 Benjamin Furman will
    1811 Benjamin Furman will
    5 Jun 1811
    ...
    First, I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Mary all my property
    both Real and personal to her use as long as she shall remain my widow
    And at her decease I will and order that all my Real estate be
    equally divided among my three sons Isaac Furman, William Furman
    and Howard Furman. As to my personal estate it is my will and I do hereby
    order that it be equally divided among my five children Isaac Furman,
    William Furman, Howard Furman, Abigail the wife of Isaac Parker and
    Mary the wife of Robert Persell. And also unto Jacob Waldron and Elizabeth
    the wife of Elbert Gurnee, Children of my daughter Elizabeth late the
    wife of Cornelius Wadron I give and bequeath one equal sixth part of
    all my personal estate to be equally divided between them. I also give
    and bequeath unto my aforesaid Daughters Abigail Parker and Mary Persell
    and my two aforesaid Grand Children Jacob Waldron and Elizabeth Gurnee
    each the sum of fifty dollars to be paid to them by my three sons
    Isaac, William and Howard aforementioned. And I the said Benjamin
    Furman to hereby constitute and appoint my two sons Isaac Furman
    and William Furman Executors of this my last will and Testament
    ...
    Source: Benjamin Furman of Haverstraw NY will dated 5 Jun 1811. Transcribed 6 Jul 2007 by Brian Stanton

  • Notes 
    • 1800 Census
      William Furman in Haverstraw
      1 male 26-44 (1756-1774) - William
      1 female < 10 (1790-1800) - Elizabeth?
      1 female 26-44 (1756-1774) - wife Elizabeth

      1810 Census
      William Furman in Haverstraw NY
      3 males < 10 (1800-1810) John? Gilbert? William?
      2 males 26-44 (1766-1784) William + brother?
      1 female < 10 (1800-1810) Martha?
      1 female 10-15 (1795-1800) Elizabeth?
      1 female 26-44 (1766-1784) wife Elizabeth?

      1820 Census
      probably
      Wm Firman, Hempstead NY
      1 male < 10 (1810-1820) Abram - 18??
      2 males 10-15 (1805-1810) Gilbert - 1807 & William W - 1809?
      1 male 19-25 (1794-1802) John - 1802?
      1 male 45+ (before 1776) William - 1771
      1 female < 10 (1810-1820) Mary - 1814?
      1 female 16-25 (1794-1804) Elizabeth - 1800?
      1 female 26-44 (1776-1794) Elizabeth - 1780?
      2 are in agriculture (William & John)

      probably not
      Wm Ferman, Haverstraw NY
      2 males 10-15
      2 males 19-25
      1 female 10-15
      1 female 16-25
      3 in agriculture

      ID: I0879
      Name: William Furman
      Sex: M
      Birth: 21 FEB 1771 in Ramapo, Orange Co. (now Rockland Co.), NY 1
      Death: APR 1822 1
      Event: parentage ref. FG51
      Fact 3: Resided Haverstraw & Ramapo, Rock.Co.NY 2
      Reference Number: RIN879

      Father: Benjamin Furman b: ABT. 1728 in Prob. Newtown, L.I., NY
      Mother: Mary Remsen b: 4 MAY 1732

      Marriage 1 Elizabeth Cooper b: 1780
      Married: UNKNOWN 2

      Sources:
      FG51, FG152
      FG51

      http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=rich1&id=I0879
      http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=AHN&db=rich1&id=I0879


      http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/r/i/c/Joseph-D-Richards113/GENE 2-0012.html?Welcome=1011030462

      WILLIAM FURMAN, b. February 21, 1771, Ramapo, Orange Co. (now Rockland Co.), NY (Source: FG51, FG152); d. April 1822 (Source: FG51, FG152); m. ELIZABETH COOPER, Unknown (Source: FG51); b. 1780 (Source: FG60); d. Unknown.
      More About WILLIAM FURMAN:
      Fact 3: Resided Haverstraw & Ramapo, Rock.Co.NY (Source: FG51)
      parentage ref.: FG51


      More About WILLIAM FURMAN and ELIZABETH COOPER:
      Marriage: Unknown (Source: FG51)

      FG2 "Genealogical Dictionary of Fairman, Farman, Firman, Ferman, Furman, Forman," H. R. Furman, 1988, p. J19
      FG51 FG2, p. W6.
      FG60 FG2, p. E15
      FG152 "Furman Homes and Sites, A Record of Achievement," Robert Furman, M.D. and Consuelo Furman, Pub. 1937.

      possible land records
      William dec'd Book Z Page 633 6 Jul 1854


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