John Grantier family
Seeking information on parentage, places of birth, marriage, death and descendants for John Grantier/Johan Grenadier/ Granedier/Kranadier b. 16 Oct. 1749, d. 6 April 1804, served in Revolutionary War; and wife Elisabeta Kniskern (also spelled Kneiskern, Knieskern, Knesgern, sometimes written Kern) b. 11 Nov. 1746 Schoharie, N.Y. They lived in the Schoharie and Albany co. areas of New York 1770's-1810?? Known children: Maria b. 24 Nov. 1774, bapt. at Schoharie Reformed church, mar. Robert Scott bap. 9 July 1769 at Reformed church, Claverack, Columbia co., N.Y. (s/o Cornelius Scott and Hannah VanTassel); Johannes bapt. 23 Feb. 1778 at High and Low Dutch Ref. congregation, Schoharie, Schoharie co., N.Y. John and Elizabeth and family lived in 1790 at Duanesburgh, Albany co., N.Y. He may have a brother or cousin, Jacob and his wife Elizabeth Boes/Borst.