The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record – July 2017

While at the GFO (Genealogical Forum of Oregon) this past Oct/Nov 2017, I came across a copy of “The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volume 148, Number 3, July 2017” in a “Free” stack of duplicate journals. I brought it home and created trees for the family lines in the six articles of the magazine.

I wanted to capture the main subject of the piece and give the viewer of the tree a hint of what was in the article. In each one of the six tree files I put a scan of the front and back covers of the magazine.

Front Cover - The New York Record Gen Mag 02

Front of Magazine

Back of Magazine

I also included a scan of the index which shows the title and author of the piece.

I scanned the first and sometimes second page of the article and the last and sometimes the next to the last page.  I placed all these scans in the gallery of the profile page of the home person. In this way I gave the viewer of the tree, a taste of what was available but did not give away all the content of the magazine, thus requiring the view to contact “The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record” for the full article. It is a win-win for viewer and magazine; the viewer gets some info and the magazine gets new subscribers or at least new hits on their web site.

Below are the tree names and links to tree; notice that they do not follow the name of the index title. The reason for this title difference is that some of the articles are continuations of earlier articles and I do not have the information for the subject of the piece, I only have info on the later descendants


Trees created to hold parts of each of the NY Gen Record articles; names and links of trees.

“The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record”

Vol. 148 July 2017, Number 3.

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Rachel Quackenbush 1740 – NY – Quebec – Family Tree

https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/116735816/family

Names on tree: Baar, De Voe, Quackenbush, Quakkenbosch, Van De Werken

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Polly Holmes NY Record – Jul 2017 – NY – Family Tree

https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/116775299/family

Names on tree: Holmes

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Daniel McIntyre 1736-1825 Loyalist – Canada-NY – Family Tree

https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/116750294/family

Names on tree: McIntyre

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George Lane of Rye – 1683 – NY Record Jul 2017 – NY – Family Tree

https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/116787760/family

Names on tree: Lane, Theale

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Amerman and Terhune Families Jul 2017 – NY – Family Tree

https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/116790097/family

Names on tree: Amerman, Badie, Van der Beek

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Adolph DeGrove, 1720-1796 – Newburgh NY – Family Tree

https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/116791179/family

Names on tree: DeGrove


Whenever I create a tree from some newspaper or magazine article, I always collect all the last names that are found on the tree and put them in a file for future reference. This allows me to easily include the last names in a query. It also allows me to compile a list of all the surnames on all the 1000+ trees which I can use to compare for possible tree lines connections.

Thus here are the names that can be found on the six NY Gen Record trees.

Names on all trees: Amerman, Baar, Badie, DeGrove, De Voe,  Holmes, Lane, McIntyre, Quackenbush, Quakkenbosch, Theale, Van De Werken, Van der Beek


If you do not have access to Ancestry dot com you can see the scans of the items below.

Rachel Quackenbush 1740 – NY – Quebec – Family Tree

Pg 165, Pg 172

Page 165

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Polly Holmes NY Record – Jul 2017 – NY – Family Tree

Pg 173, Pg 174, Pg 189, Pg 190

Page 173

Page 174

Page 189

 

Page 190

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Daniel McIntyre 1736-1825 Loyalist – Canada-NY – Family Tree

Pg 191, Pg 201, Pg 202

Page 191

Page 201

Page 202

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George Lane of Rye – 1683 – NY Record Jul 2017 – NY – Family Tree

Pg 203, Pg 204, Pg 213, Pg 214

Page 203

Page 204

Page 213

 

Page 214

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Amerman and Terhune Families Jul 2017 – NY – Family Tree

Pg 215, Pg 216, Pg 225

Page 215

Page 216

Page 225

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Adolph DeGrove, 1720-1796 – Newburgh NY – Family Tree

Pg 226, Pg 227, Pg 234

Page 226

Page 227

Page 234


I hope this blog post has helped you in finding info about your relatives. If you did not have relatives in the six articles, you may have benefited by learning about a New York magazine that is available to you the genealogist. You also may have gotten an idea for your own blog post; how to easily capture the many names in articles found in magazines or old newspapers. In any case I hope you enjoyed the post.

Thank You.

Jose from Clarkston, Michigan