Genealogy.com
Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more

Community

Search

Family Finder
First Name:
Middle:
Last:
 

The Robert and Lyda Spear's of Hamburg NJ

Updated November 2, 2006

About Our Family Research


The family Spear (Spelled several ways; Spier, Speer, Spear) of Northeastern New Jersey have earliest roots in the 1640's of Colonial America. They share common bonds of ancestry with mostly all the early Dutch/German settlers who made homes and ways of life from New Amsterdam (New York City) and East and North Jersey. Many branches of this tree also spread to or had similiar roots in places such as the "West end" of Monroe county, Pennsylvania; The Ramapo mountains and the historic Hudson River valley. Family members served prominently during the Revolutionary War in Essex and Hudson county patriot forces, the 2nd war of Independance in 1812, and the Civil War.
In both World Wars, Korea and Vietnam era's family members also served their country. One of the ,many founding families of the United States, this family tree has many branches and roots that go very deep. Beginning with the earliest researched family members in Europe in the 1500's to the present century.

 
Contact the Author


 

Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
The content shown on this page has been submitted by a Genealogy.com customer, and is not subject to verification by Genealogy.com. Neither Genealogy.com nor its affiliates are responsible for the accuracy of any information contained on this page. The opinions expressed on this page are the author's alone and not the opinions of Genealogy.com.
© 2011 Ancestry.com