David Peterson

Male 1833 - 1885


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  • Name  David Peterson 
    Born  26 Feb 1833  Peekskill, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  7 Feb 1885 
    Buried  10 Feb 1885  Mount Rest Cemetery, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I4429  Main
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2012 

    Father  John Peterson,   b. Abt 1792, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1850-1860 
    Mother  Frances Walker,   b. Abt 1793, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1880 
    Family ID  F2194  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Catharine Babcock,   b. 1838, Haverstraw, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1877 
    Married  24 Dec 1859  Haverstraw, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • PETERSON-BABCOCK -- On the 24th December, by Rev. R. Winans. Mr. David Peterson to Miss Catharine Babcock, all of North Haverstraw.
      Source: Rockland County Messenger published Thu 29 Dec 1859 page 3 column 1
    Children 
    >1. Eveline Peterson,   b. Nov 1860, Haverstraw [Stony Point], Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1921, Ramapo, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Sarah F Peterson,   b. 31 Jul 1862, Haverstraw [Stony Point], Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1942, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Catharine Peterson,   b. 16 Jul 1864, Haverstraw [Stony Point], Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1883, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Abram E Peterson,   b. Dec 1866, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1949, Viola, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Laura Peterson,   b. Nov 1869, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880
     6. Adelaide Peterson,   b. Abt 1872, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880
     7. Josiah S Peterson,   b. 26 May 1875, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1940
    Last Modified  19 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F1204  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Catharine Johnson,   b. 12 Aug 1840, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1922 
    Married  Abt 1880 
    Children 
    >1. Martha Peterson,   b. Feb 1881, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1955, Thiells, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Peterson,   b. Oct 1882, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1955
     3. Mary Peterson,   b. 13 Jul 1885, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1940, Thiells, Rockland County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  23 Dec 2005 
    Family ID  F1689  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Feb 1833 - Peekskill, Westchester County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1859 - Haverstraw, Rockland County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Feb 1885 - Mount Rest Cemetery, Stony Point, Rockland County, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents

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    1860 Frances Peterson household in Haverstraw NY
    1860 Frances Peterson household in Haverstraw NY
    20 Jul 1860
    David Peterson, age 27, born [abt 1833] in NY, farmer, worth $2500/$500
    Living in Haverstraw with [mother] Frances (66), [wife] Catharine (22) and [brother] Samuel (23)
    Source: 1860 US Federal Census, NY/Rockland/Haverstraw, Page 179, Lines 33-36, Dwelling 1238, Family 1239
    1865 Census in Stony Point NY
    1865 David Peterson household in Stony Point NY
    Jun 1865
    David Peterson, Age 34, Born [abt 1831] in Rockland County NY, Married, Stone Wall Layer
    Living in Stony Point NY with wife Catharine (23), mother Francis (71), daughters Eveline (4), Sarah (2), Catharine (9/12) and brother Samuel (30)
    Source: 1865 NY State Census, Rockland County, Stony Point, Page 50, Lines 11-17, Dwelling 1664-1670, Family 328
    1865 David Peterson in Stony Point NY
    Aug 1865
    David Peterson, Married, Residing in Stony Point NY, Farmer
    Born 26 Feb 1833 in Peekskill, NY to John [Peterson] and Francis Walker
    Served as Private in 17th Regiment D Company NY
    Enlisted 8 Jul 1862 in North Haverstraw, Mustered Jul 1862
    Notes: Entered the service at the command of Gov. Seymour of N.Y. at the time of the call of Gov. Curtin of Pa. When the rebels first invaded Pa, July 1863. Immediately transferred to U.S. Service at Fort McHenry, Md. Living. P.O. Flora Falls [Stony Point], N.Y.
    Source: New York State Archives; Albany, New York; Town Clerks´ Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca 1861-1865; Collection Number: (N-Ar)13774; Box Number: 50; Roll Number: 27. Ancestry.com. New York, Town Clerks' Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca 1861-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Town Clerks' Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca 1865?1867. Microfilm publication, 37 rolls. New York State Archives. Albany, New York
    1870 Census in Stony Point NY
    1870 Census in Stony Point NY
    22 Jul 1870
    David Peterson, Age 36, Born [abt 1834] in NY, Stone Wall Layer, Real estate worth $8000, Property worth $1200
    Living in Stony Point NY with [wife] Catharine (33), [daughters] Evaline (9), Sarah (7), Catharine (5), [son] Abram (3) and [daughter] Laura (8/12)
    Source: 1870 US Federal Census, NY/Rockland/Stony Point, Page 8, Lines 5-11, Dwelling 59, Family 58
    1875 Census in Stony Point NY
    1875 Census in Stony Point NY
    14/15 Jun 1875
    David Peterson, Age 40, Born [abt 1834] in Westchester Co[unty], Stone Mason, Owns property with framed house worth $4500
    Living in Stony Point NY with [wife] Catherine (37), [daughters] Eveline (14), Sarah F (12), Katie (10), [son] Abram (8), [daughters] Laura (5), Adlade (2) and [son] Josiah (1/12)
    Source: 1875 NY State Census, Rockland/Stony Point/Southern District, Page 23, Lines 26-34, Dwelling 121
    1880 Census in Stony Point NY
    1880 Census in Stony Point NY
    10 Jun 1880
    David Peterson, Age 45, Born [abt 1834] in NY, Married, Stone Wall Layer
    Living in Stony Point NY with wife Catherine (40), daughters Eveline (19), Sarah F (17), Katie (15), son Abram (13), daughters Laura (11), Adelaide (7) and son Josiah (5)
    Source: 1880 US Federal Census, NY/Rockland/Stony Point, Enum Dist 61, Page 12, Lines 23-31, Dwelling 99, Family 110
    1882 J Harvey Stanton-Katie Peterson marriage in Theills NY
    1882 J Harvey Stanton-Katie Peterson marriage in Theills NY
    20 Apr 1882
    At the residence of the bride's parents, by Rev. D. J. Asbury, J. Harvey Stanton, of Turners [today Harriman], and Katie, youngest daughter of David C. Peterson, of Theills, Rockland Co., N. Y.
    Source: Marriage Notices From The Goshen Independent Republican 1866-1883, Page 184, Item #4300
    Holt Funeral Home book, page 538
    1885 David Peterson death
    7 Feb 1885
    David Peterson died age 53 years 8 months
    Buried 10 Feb 1885 in Stony Point, NY
    Billed to Est. of David Peterson
    NOTE: born abt Jun 1831
    Source: Holt Funeral Home, Book 3, Page 152


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