Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameRachel Van Schaick (Vanscayoc) 1173,2835
Birth9 Mar 1752, NY?2835
Deathca 1830, Meade Co KY2835 Age: 77
BurialStith Cemetery, Meade Co KY
Birth4 Dec 1752, Hunterdon Co NJ (or Scotland)
Death12 Sep 1824, Clermont Co OH Age: 71
BurialUnion Cemetery, Miami Township, Clermont Co OH
Marriage24 Feb 1772, Wythe Co VA1173
ChildrenJacob (1773-<1820)
 Joseph (1775-1833)
 Jane (Or Jean) (1776-1833)
 Reuben (1778-)
 Levi (1779-1864)
 Martha (1781-)
 Simeon (1782-)
 Rachel (1784->1850)
 Nancy (1786-)
 Mary Ann (1787-1844)
 Simeon (1789-1863)
 Benjamin (1790-1855)
Notes for Alexander (Spouse 1)
Alexander and Rachel Buchanan had 12 children between 1773 and 1790.1173

Copy of the family record of Alexander Buchanan and Rachel Buchanan his wife:2836

State of Indiana, Hendricks County
Notarized April 28, 1877 by Levi A. Barnett

Alexander Buchanan born December the fourth in the year 1752 and was married to Rachel Vanscayoc February the 24th in the year 1772

Jacob Buchanan was born November the 9th 1773.
Joseph Buchanan was born January the 26th 1775.
Jean Buchanan (was) born April the 6th 1776.
Reuben Buchanan was born April the 2nd 1778.
Levi Buchanan was bonr August the 27th 1779.
Martha Buchanan (was) born March 10th 1781.
Deceased, Simeon Buchanan (was) born November 29th 1782.
Rachel Buchanan (was) born May 28th 1784.
Nancy Buchanan (was) born February the 7th 1786.
Mary Buchanan was born June the 14th 1787.
Second Simeon Buchanan (was) born June 30th 1789.
Benjamin Buchanan (was) born December the 9th 1790.
Notes for Alexander (Spouse 1)
One website has assigned Andrew Buchanan and Joanna Hay as the parents of Alexancer Buchanan.2837 However, this may be in error since Andrew Buchanan’s will did not mention a son named Alexander. Furthermore, there is no mention of Alexander Buchanan being the son of Andrew Buchanan and Joanna Hay in other published works on Andrew Buchanan and his family.2838,2839

Andrew Buchanan died in Washington County in 1794. His will was dated Oct. 13, 1793. He left his estate to Joanna, his wife, and to his children: David, John, Joseph, Margaret, Eleanor, Hannah and Matthew.2840
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