Person:Peter Garnsey (1)

m. 28 Dec 1733
  1. Peter Garnsey1738 - 1812
  2. Daniel Garnsey1749 - 1833
m. est 1763
Facts and Events
Name[1] Peter Garnsey
Alt Name[2] Peter Guernsey
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 13 Nov 1738 Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Marriage est 1763 Amenia, Dutchess, New York, United States (possibly)Date and place of marriage are unknown.
Estimate based on date of birth of husband.
to Eunice Thompson
Death[1][3] 15 Apr 1812 Stanford, Dutchess, New York, United States
Burial[3] Thompson Family Graveyard, Stanford, Dutchess, New York, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Card, Eva Garnsey. The Garnsey, Guernsey genealogy: an account of thirteen generations of descendants from Henry Garnsey ( -1862) of Dorchester, Mass. and Joseph Gournsie-Garnsey ( -1688) of Stamford, Conn. (Urbana, Illinois: Card and Card, c1963)

    "Peter5 Garnsey, son of John4(Joseph3,2) and Ann(Peck), b. 13 Nov. 1738 at Waterbury, Conn., (V.R.W.); died 15 Apr. 1812 at Stanford, Dutchess Co., N.Y.; bur. in Federal Square Burying Ground, west side Amenia [56 Sheafer Rd, Stanford; aka The Square Cem., aka Thompson Family Graveyard - see Peter Garnsey in Find A Grave]. … Peter moved with his parents first to Litchfield, Northfield Society, Ct. thence about 1757 to Amenia, Dutchess Co., N.Y. Settled in Stanford. Eunice's sister, Sarah, b. 1738 m. Jonathan Mead, who was one of the heirs named in the will of Peter in 1810. Peter Garnsey was quartermaster of the 17th Regt. Kings District, N.Y. (pg. 176 of Military Returns.) He also served in the 6th Regt. State Militia, and received land bounty rights. Listed in 1800 cens. Stanford, Dutchess Co. with 8 in 'family'."

  2. 2.0 2.1 Waterbury Vital Records [NEHGS], in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records

    "Guernsey, … Peter, s. [John & Anna], b Nov. 13, 1738 [1:116]"

  3. 3.0 3.1 Peter Garnsey, in Find A Grave.