Re: Gilbert Knapp (b. 1802) NY to MI when?
I have information on a Gilbert Knapp, b. ca. 1802 in NY, who m. 17 Aug. 1825, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., NY, Anna Maria Dearin, dau. of John Dearin and Anna Van Keuren, b. 1 Dec. 1805, bap. 26 Jan. 1806, New Hackensack, Dutchess Co. The 1840 and 1850 censuses put them in Sheridan, Calhoun Co., MI, while in 1860 and 1870 they were in Lyon Twp., Oakland Co., MI. The children that I have for this couple are: John, b. ca. 1826; Chancy or Chauncey, b. ca. 1822-23; James, b. ca. June 1830; Edward, b. ca. 1832; William G., b. ca. 1834-36; Mathew, b. ca. 1834; Robert, b. ca. 1837; and George F. H., b. ca. 1840. If you think these are yours, I would like to share information.