Christopher, German Mercenary in 1770's
Data from Ostrander Big Book:
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Christopher (Christian)Otleb [later Artlip] born Mar 16, 1752 in GERMANY.
He deserted his military unit, and was accepted for asylum in Albany.
He married Eva Ostrander abt 1787.
Betsey bornOct 1788
John V. bornJuly 10, 1790
Reuben Brace born March 26, 1806
[ plus many other children]
Eva daughter of Antonius Ostrander & Elizabeth Proper, who married 1760.
Betsey married Asa Douglas Reynolds June 17, 1805.
Asa son of Elizabeth Daggett.
Asa's son [John V. ] married Mary Daggett abt 1809-11, Greene County NY.
Reuben Brace m Lucinda Mosher 1826 Livingston County NY.
One of the Reynolds children became a Mormon, and had two wives and children by each. Record is not clear as to which child connects to which mother.
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