families of Bethlehem
These family files are available in the Bethlehem Public Library Local History Room.

  • histories, dating as far back as 1647, of over 150 families
  • most of these family names can be found in Records of the People of the Town of Bethlehem, 1982
  • these histories, compiled and submitted by family members, have not been verified by us

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Dates in Bethlehem
Census to 1840
Adriance, George 1909 - 1909 Selkirk Onesquethaw
Albright, Hendrick 1740 - 1882 Bethlehem yes yes 1800
Alexander, James 1767 - 1843 Bethlehem Nicoll-Sill yes yes 1800
Babcock, Joshua 1747 - 1904 Bethlehem Center, Selkirk private yes yes yes 1800
Bailey, Ephraim 1783 - 1920 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes yes 1800
Baker, Joab 1791 - 1919 Bethlehem, Selkirk yes yes yes 1810
Baumes, Conrad 1791 - 1973 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes yes 1800
Becker, Jan Jurrianse 1630 - 1967 Bethlehem private, Bethlehem, Elmwood yes yes yes 1720, 1830
Bender, Christian 1750 - 1918 Bethlehem private, Bethlehem yes yes 1800
Blaisdell, Arantje 1821 - 1933 Bethlehem, Rensselaerwyck
Blodgett, William 1849 - 1909 Bethlehem, New Scotland Elmwood yes
Bogardus, Anneke Jans 1630 - 1658 Bethlehem, Rensselaerwyck 1820
Bombeck, Christopher 1839 - 1919 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes
Bork, George 1798 - 1835 Bethlehem yes
Borthwick, Lester Bethlehem
Boucher, John 1811 - 1843 Bethlehem yes yes 1820
Boutelle, Frank 1900 - 1979 Bethlehem yes
Bradt, Belthassar 1741 - 1893 Bethlehem, Feura Bush private, Mt Pleasant yes yes yes 1800
Britt, Leah 1776 - 1850 Bethlehem private yes yes 1800
Bronk, Peter 1705 - 1800 Selkirk, Bethlehem private, Selkirk yes yes
Brooks, Abraham 1808 - 1871 Bethlehem private, Bethlehem yes yes 1820, 30
Burhans, Henry 1770 - 1837 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes yes 1800
Chamberlain, Shubal 1871 - 1975 Bethlehem yes
Clapper, Counradt 1759 - 1953 Bethlehem, Selkirk private, Elmwood yes yes 1810, 20
Clark, Aaron 1712 - 1870 Albany
Clink, George 1790 - 1807 Bethlehem yes yes
Coeymans, Barent 1673 - 1833 Coeymans, Rensselaerwyck yes yes 1698, 1720
Colby, Moses 1807 - 1883 Bethlehem, Cedar Hill private, Elmwood yes
Comstock, William 1875 - 1960 Bethlehem Center Elmwood yes yes
Cook, Bennet 1772 - 1832 Berne private, Cook Hill Road
Coonley, George 1832 - 1899 Bethlehem, Selkirk Elmwood yes yes
Creble, Francis 1794 - 1961 Feura Bush, Slingerlands private, Jerusalem yes
Crocker, Abner 1825 - 1953 Bethlehem Bethlehem yes 1866
Crum, Hugh 1782 - 1963 Bethlehem Center Elmwood yes yes
De Friest, David 1834 - 1893 Bethlehem yes yes 1840
Devoe, Isaac 1795 - 1898 Bethlehem yes 1820
Elmendorf, Jacob 1807 - 1866 Bethlehem Nicoll-Sill yes yes 1810
Evertsen, Jan 1645 - 1790 Bethlehem, Rensselaerwyck Albany Lutheran Church yes yes
Flansburgh, Johannes 1795 - 1827 Bethlehem yes yes
Fletcher, Anna 1908 - ? Bethlehem yes
Frazier, William 1810 - 1926 Bethlehem, Slingerlands private, Babcock's Corners yes yes 1820
Gallup, Samuel 1794 - 1928 Bethlehem, South Bethlehem private, St Matthew yes
Gilbert, John 1677 - 1730 New Albany ? yes
Gise, Peter 1859 - 1916 Bethlehem
Golden, James 1777 - 1825 Rensselaerville, Westerlo
Groesbeck, Nealtie 1794 - 1903 Bethlehem private yes yes 1800
Hallenbeck, Maria 1708 - 1870 Bethlehem, FeuraBush, Coeymans Elmwood yes yes 1800, 10
Hanney, John ? - 1853 Bethlehem Mt Pleasant yes yes
Heath, William 1912 - 1966 Bethlehem, Glenmont Elmwood yes
Henry, William 1801 - 1878 Bethlehem, Selkirk Nicoll Sill yes
Hillebrandt, Wendell 1799 - 1841 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1810
Hoffman, Adam 1851 - 1903 Bethlehem yes yes
Hogan, Jane 1796 - 1829 Bethlehem yes yes 1820
Houghtaling, Matthys 1667 - 1905 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1800
Howard, John 1773 - 1962 Albany
Huxley, Jacob 1770 - 1852 Clarksville private yes yes 1820, 30
Imbrie, George 1763 - 1899 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes
Jackson, Samuel 1818 - 1910 Bethlehem, Selkirk yes yes
Jarvis, Thomas 1752 - 1832 Bethlehem private, Nicoll Sill yes yes 1810, 20
Jolly, Hugh 1721 - 1926 Bethlehem, Cedar Hill private, Mt Pleasant yes 1800
Keim, Edna 1920 - 1977 Selkirk
Kelderhouse 1788 - 1926 Bethlehem private yes yes 1810
Kilmer, William 1818 - 1883 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820. 30
Kimmey, Jacob 1748 - 1919 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
King, Margaret 1940 - 1953 Bethlehem
Knapp, Frederick 1837 - 1914 Bethlehem
LaGrange, John 1697 - 1963 Bethlehem private yes yes 1720, 1800
Lamoreaux, Maus 1864 - 1936 Bethlehem Mount Pleasant, Elmwood yes
Lasher, Marcus 1793 - 1942 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1810, 20, 40
Leedings, Laurence 1814 - 1929 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1840
Luke, Coonrath 1753 - 1851 Bethlehem private yes yes 1820, 30
Malary, Harrison 1911 - 1979 Bethlehem, Selkirk yes
Martin, Thomas 1784 - 1909 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
McCulloch, William 1789 - 1949 Bethlehem, South Bethlehem Mt Pleasant yes yes 1820, 30
Mead, David N. 1762 - 1976 Bethlehem Elmwood, Onesquethaw yes yes 1800, 10
Miller, Philip 1802 - 1959 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes
Moak, Jacob 1763 - 1899 Bethlehem private, Jerusalem, Elmwood yes yes 1820
Moore, Ephraim 1754 - 1903 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Mosher, Cornelius 1812 - 1923 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1830
Mull, Abram 1752 - 1963 Bethlehem, Selkirk private, Elmwood yes yes 1830
Myers, Jacob 1752 - 1975 Bethlehem, Selkirk private, Elmwood yes yes 1840
Newell, John 1942 - 1961 Bethlehem Bethlehem yes
Nicoll, William 1687 - 1859 Bethlehem private yes yes 1800, 10
Niver, David 1790 - 1970 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1810, 30
Noyes, Abigail 1809 - 1870 Bethlehem private yes yes
Oliver, Aaron 1867 - 1911 Bethlehem private yes
Oliver, John 1833 - 1857 Bethlehem private yes
Oliver, Richard ? - 1843 Bethlehem Elmwood yes
Osterhout, William 1640 - 1917 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1830
Packard, Isaac 1794 - 1867 Albany
Patterson, Archibald 1810 - 1916 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Peelen, Brant 1652 - 1902 Bethlehem yes
Post, Benjamin Bethlehem yes
Radley, John 1779 - 1985 Bethlehem, New Scotland Bethlehem, Onesquethaw yes yes
Rapalje, Joris 1624 - 1801 Fort Orange
Riggs, Frederick 1881 - 1955 Bethlehem, Glenmont Albany Rural
Rosenkranz, Abraham 1801 - 1890 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1810, 30
Row, James 1797 - 1898 Bethlehem, South Bethlehem Mt Pleasant yes yes 1830
Ruso, Francis 1758 - 1900 Bethlehem, New Scotland private, Bethlehem, Jerusalem yes yes 1800,10-30
Russell, Solomon 1828 - 1927 Bethlehem private, Elmwood, Bethlehem yes yes 1830
Sager, Staats 1755 - 1926 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Scharbauer, Ferdinand 1809 - 1921 Bethlehem, South Bethlehem Mt Pleasant yes ?
Schermerhorn, Abraham 1801 - 1856 Bethlehem private yes yes
Schoonmaker, Hendrick 1624 - 1945 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Screyen, Richard ? - 1856 Bethlehem private? yes ?
Selkirk, James 1757 - 1976 Bethlehem, Selkirk private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
Shafer, Henry 1815 - 1939 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes
Shankland, Robert 1776 - 1863 Bethlehem private yes yes
Simmons, Peter ? - 1855 Bethlehem yes yes
Slingerland, Teunis 1652 - 1927 Bethlehem, Slingerlands private, Elmwood yes yes 1698,1810-30
Snyder, William 1754 - 1979 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Soop, Conrad 1745 - 1937 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
Spawn, Philip 1780 - 1915 Bethlehem, Elmwood yes yes
Spencer, John 1796 - 1981 Bethlehem, Glenmont
Springsteen, Reyer 1752 - 1869 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Smith, Charles 1861 - 1868 Bethlehem yes yes
Staats, John 1756 - 1914 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1830
Stoffels, Peter ? - 1877 Bethlehem
Ten Eyck, Jacob 1678 - 1971 Bethlehem, Slingerlands private, Elmwood, Bethlehem yes yes 1830, 40
Terrell, Ebenezer 1860 - 1926 Bethlehem Elmwood, Mt Pleasant yes yes
Traeger, Christopher 1854 - 1897 Bethlehem
Twitchell, Asa 1840 - 1938 Bethlehem, Hurstville yes
Udell, Samuel 1812 - 1934 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1830
Van Aken, Jan 1625 - 1835 Albany
Van Allen, Johannes 1694 - 1968 Bethlehem private, Jerusalem, Elmwood yes yes 1810, 20, 30
Van Buren, Martin 1735 - 1858 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 40
Van den Berg, Tryntje 1700 - 1882 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1720,1820, 40
Vanderbilt, David 1841 - 1950 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes
VanderPool, Melchert 1683 - 1892 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
VanderZee, Storm 1630 - 1979 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
Van Kempen, Gerardus 1938 - 1977 Bethlehem, Beckers Corners yes
Van Olinda, Catherine 1780 - 1906 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes
Van Slyck, Teunis 1696 - 1859 Bethlehem, Beverwyck private yes 1698
Van Wie, Hendrick 1659 - 1877 Bethlehem, Beverwyck private yes yes 1720, 1820
Van Zandt, Mary 1739 - 1902 Bethlehem Bethlehem yes yes 1820, 30
Veeder, Abraham 1793 - 1913 Bethlehem Elmwood yes yes 1820
Vloebergh, Joseph ? - 1857 Bethlehem Center, Glenmont
Vrooman, James 1647 - 1963 Bethlehem Elmwood, Mt Pleasant yes yes 1767
Wagoner, George 1798 - 1969 Bethlehem, Selkirk private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
Waldbillig, William 1973 - 1976 Bethlehem, Glenmont Bethlehem yes
Waldron, James 1768 - 1926 Bethlehem Mt Pleasant, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Walley, Jacob 1833 - 1917 Bethlehem, Slingerlands private, Bethlehem yes
Wands, Ebenezer 1766 - 1946 Bethlehem, Rensselaerwyck yes yes 1800, 1820
Wemple, Jan 1709 - 1973 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1830
Westervelt, Abraham 1761 - 1973 Bethlehem private, Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30, 40
Whitehead, Samuel 1871 - 1959 Bethlehem Elmwood yes
Wilkes, Hezekia 1817 - 1968 Bethlehem, Selkirk Elmwood yes yes 1820, 30
Williams, Harold 1931 - 1981 Bethlehem yes
Wiltsie, William 1795 - 1896 Bethlehem, South Bethlehem private, Mt Pleasant yes yes 1830, 40
Winne, Peter 1706 - 1961 Bethlehem, Cedar Hill private, Elmwood yes yes 1800, 20, 30
Wisenburn, Grace ? - 1977 Bethlehem, Selkirk Chestnut Lawn yes
Witbeck, Jan 1707 - 1959 Bethlehem, South Bethlehem private, Mt Pleasant yes yes 1830
Wolfe, John 1790 - 1928 Bethlehem, Selkirk Elmwood yes yes
Wood, Arnold 1806 - 1897 Bethlehem, Selkirk
Wynkoop, Josiah 1795 - 1863 Bethlehem private, Jerusalem yes yes 1820, 30, 40



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