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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October 20, 1728 October 23 – The Copenhagen Fire of 1728 (the largest in the city's history) burns.


May 29
Age: 21y


Sep 27
Age: 26y

birth of child

Gloude Van Deusen


Dec 27
Age: 29y

birth of child

Cornelis Van Deusen
August 3, 1757 August 9French and Indian War: A French army under Louis-Joseph de Montcalm forces the English to surrender Fort William Henry. The French army's Indian allies slaughter the survivors for unclear reasons.


Aug 15
Age: 31y

birth of child

Ariaentje Van Deusen


Nov 14
Age: 33y

birth of child

John Van Deusen
September 22, 1761 George III of the United Kingdom and Queen Charlotte are crowned.


Feb 3
Age: 41y
May 7, 1770 • Fourteen-year-old Marie Antoinette arrives at the French court.


Age: 74y

birth of child

John V Van Deusen
January 5, 1803 William Symington demonstrates his Charlotte Dundas, the "first practical steamboat", in Scotland.


Oct 14
Age: 75y
July 26, 1803 • The wagonway between Wandsworth and Croydon is opened, being the first public railway line in England.