Abt 1754 - 1799 (~ 45 years)
||Isaac Van Leer [1, 2, 3] |
||Tredyffren Twp, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA
||31 Jul 1799
||Great Valley Presbyterian Churchyard, Charlestown, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA
||29 Oct 2007 |
||Dr. Bernardhus Van Leer, Sr., b. Abt 1686, Isenburg, Prussia , d. 26 Jan 1790, Middletown Twp, Delaware Co, Pennsylvania, USA (Age ~ 104 years) |
||Christiana Fuls, b. Oct 1726, d. 29 May 1815, Marple Twp, Delaware Co, Pennsylvania, USA (Age ~ 88 years) |
||German Reformed Church, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- MILITARY: Veteran of the Revolutionary War. Private, 1780-1782, during the Revolutionary War, serving in the same company as Major General Anthony Wayne.
- [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany.
7783 S 4950 W
West Jordan, UT 84081
USA) (Reliability: 3).
1790 U.S. Census - 002474
- [S707] Vanleer (Van Leer) Family History, Burge, Peggy, ([online] www.vanleerplus.org) (Reliability: 3).
Isaac Van Leer was the first child by the second wife of Dr. Bernardhus Van Leer--Christianna Fuls. He was born in 1754 and died 7/31/1799. Buried in the Great Valley Presbyterian churchyard. Married Sarah Davis. There were 9 children. He owned a plantation in Tredyffren, which is inherited from his father, Bernardhus Van Leer. One 18th century cabin is still standing on the grounds of Conestoga High School. The cabin is used as part of its American History course.
The Pennsylvania Archives, Series. 5 Vol. 5 show that Isaac Van Leer served 3 tours of duty as a private during the Revolution:
1) 1780 - in Capt. Howland's Company, Tredyffren Militia
2) 1781- Capt. Moore's Company, 4th Battalion, Chester County, Militia
3) 1782 - Capt. Wilson's Company.
- [S865] 1790 United States Federal Census [database online], United States. Bureau of the Census. 1st Census, 1790, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration
Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 50 (Reliability: 3).
Tredifferin Twp, Chester Co, Pennsylvania: Isaac Vanleer, 1 male 16+ yrs (Isaac), 4 males under 16 yrs (William, Bernard, ?, ?), 3 females (Sarah, ?, ?)