Joseph VanSant(VanZandt)(Retired Farmer Veteran of The War of 1812) - Elizabeth Pollock they had William VanSant, George P VanSant, Amanda Jane VanSant, John VanSant, Richard VanSant
William Married Mariah VanSant and they had William VanSant Jr. (Enrolled Dec 19, 1863 DeKalb) I believe Joseph and his son William and maybe William Jr. was in the war together
George P VanSant 1827-1864 (1864.handwritten page number 45, PO of Hermon, NY Private, 14th Artillery, Company I (Captain Chauncy Wilkie) Enrolled Dec 19, 1863 at DeKalb Married Sarah (Collins) VanSant they had - George Washington VanSant 1946-1864, William VanSant 1847, Richard A. VanSant 1849-1913, and Elizabeth VanSant 1854
John VanSant 1835 not sure who he married but had a girl Cyntha A. VanSant
Richard A. VanSant 1849-1913 m. Oct 20, 1856 Johannah (Joanna) Collins and they had: Mary "Mattie" 1859-1932, Emma 1851-1862, Stephen A. VanSant 1866-1942, George (Georgey) A. VanSant 1868-1936, Joseph VanSant
I have a lot more information, and am willing to compare if there is anyone else out there that has any info please e-mail me.