Johannes Van Deusen

1728 - 1803



Johannes Van Deusen
Ariaantje Muller
Ariaantje Muller
1696 - 1772
Tobias Robertsen Van Deusen
Tobias R Van Deusen
1696 - 1781

Johannes was a resident of Claverack, NY during most of his life, though he died at Coxsackie, Greene County, NY where he appears to have been at some point after the Revolutionary War, of which he was an active participant.  According to the testimony of his son Gloude, He was chairman of the Committee of Safety for the town of Claverack.  He resided in a large brick house which was used as a fort during the war.


May 30


Claverack, Columbia, New York, USA ⇓
Had a twin brother Cornelis, and also a sister Heltjye one year older born on the same day.
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July 14, 1728 August 14Vitus Bering sails northward from the Kamchatka Peninsula, through the Bering Strait, and round Cape Dezhnev.


May 30


May 29
Age: 21y
July 9, 1750 • Traveller Jonas Hanway leaves St. Petersburg to return home via Germany and the Netherlands. Later the same year, Hanway reputedly becomes the first Englishman to use an umbrella (a French fashion).


Sep 27
Age: 26y

birth of child

Gloude Van Deusen


Dec 27
Age: 29y

birth of child

Cornelis Van Deusen
July 26, 1757 Seven Years' WarBattle of Hastenbeck: An Anglo-Hanoverian army under the Duke of Cumberland is defeated by the French under Louis d'Estrées and forced out of Hanover.


Aug 15
Age: 31y

birth of child

Ariaentje Van Deusen


Nov 14
Age: 33y

birth of child

John Van Deusen
1761 • The tune to Twinkle Twinkle Little Star is published in France.


Feb 3
Age: 41y
July 5, 1770 Battle of Chesma and Battle of Larga: The Russian Empire defeats the Ottoman Empire in both battles.


Age: 74y

birth of child

John V Van Deusen
February 19, 1803 Act of Mediation issued by Napoleon Bonaparte establishes the Swiss Confederation to replace the Helvetic Republic. Under the terms of the act, Graubünden, St. Gallen, Thurgau, the Ticino and Vaud become Swiss cantons.


Oct 14
Age: 75y
September 23, 1803 Battle of Assaye (India): British-led troops defeat Maratha forces.