Van Schaack Family
Located in the Rossi Records, Volume 34, page 30, at the
Durham Center Museum. Transcribed by Sylvia Hasenkopf.
Notes in brackets () by Mrs. Rossi.
Bible published in 1869
Inscribed in Bible: Wm. H. Harding, 326 Chestnut St.
At time of transcription in possession of Henry Van Schaack
Aaron Van Schaack and Mary Ann Spoor were married April 16, 1846 by Rev. J. Cornell
George Van Schaack and Anna Tolley were married January 13, 1875 by Rev. S. Curtis
Henry I. Miller and Rebecca Frances Van Schaack were married November 13, 1867 by Rev. G.P. Hastings
Marshall Van Schaack and Bertha Kennedy were married December 20, 1882 by Rev. J.B. Thompson
Peter S. Van Schaack and Rachel M. Brate were married November 5, 1873 by Rev. M. Couchman
Philip H. Miller and Jennie E. Stickney were married October 27, 1892 by Rev. D.B. Wyckoff
Garret Henry Van Schaack and Nellie Sager were married March 19, 1908
Aaron Van Schaack was born November 18, 1824
Mary Ann Spoor, his wife, was born September 13, 1827
Rebecca Frances, daughter of Aaron Van Schaack was born May 15, 1847
Peter S. Van Schaack was born March 17, 1849
George Van Schaack was born October 11, 1852
Adelbert Van Schaack was born July 30, 1854
Marshall Van Schaack was born May 31, 1858
Philip H. Miller was born December 7, 1868, son of Rebecca F and Henry I. Miller
Myron B. Van Schaack was born August 12, 1874, son of Peter and Rachel M. Brate Van Schaack
Mary Van Schaack was born July 18, 1876, daughter of George V.S. and Anna Tolley
Garret Henry Van Schaack was born August 8, 1878, son of George V.S. and Anna Tolley
Mabel Van Schaack was born April 25, 1885. (married Arthur Youmans, had 1 daughter and 4 sons)
Jeannette Van Schaack was born June 22, 1895 (married Henry Layman, no children, live Spring St. Catskill, NY)
Nellie Sager, wife of Garret Henry Van Schaack was born August 23, 1884. She died December 23, 1941, no children.
Adelbert Van Schaack departed this life October 2, 1870, aged 16-2-2
Henry I. Miller departed this life May 16, 1872, aged 39 years
Rebecca F. Van Schaack, wife of Henry I. Miller departed this life February 25, 1883 in her 36th year
Aaron G. Van Schaack departed this life October 22, 1898 in his 74 year
Marshall Van Schaack departed this life April 26, 1903 in his 45 years
Mary R., wife of Aaron G. Van Schaack died November 13, 1909 aged 82 years
Peter Van Schaack died June 17, 1931 aged 82 years
Anna Tolley, wife of George Van Schaack, departed this life September 15, 1937, aged 83 years
The 1st Van Schaacks are buried on the farm without any stones, other than field stones. Just southeast of present barn on a small hill, some cedars are growing near their graves. The 2nd Van Schaack Cemetery is east of house quite a distance over in fields. As yet Henry Van Schaack has not found the 1st Van Schaack records . There were records and who has them he has not found out.