m. 13 JAN 1791
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There is 1 vital record available on MyHeritage for Garrett Van Camp, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.
Married Julia Ann Saunders. Involved in the Short Hills Insurrection (one of the 1837 Rebellions in the Canadian Colony against the British Government). Some of those captured in the insurrection were hung and others were banished to Australia. Garrett was able to return to New York. Later a teacher at Girard Pennsylvania Military Academy. Four sons served in Pennsylvania Infantry Regiments and one was killed at Gettysburg.
guesses from census suggest Garret, Benjamin, and John (and/or maybe Hiram) may be brothers, their father may be Moses. Moses may have lived 1800-10: Ontario,NY, 1820: Genesee,NY, 1830: Erie,PA