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Peter Schuyler

Peter Schuyler, American army officer, colonial official. Served as Lieutenant cavalry Albany Militia, 1684.

Background

  • Schuyler, Peter was born on September 17, 1657 in Beverwyck (now Albany), New York, United States. Son of Philip Pieterse and Margarita (Van Slichtenhorst) Schuyler.

  • Education

    • 8 children including Margarita, Philip.

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant cavalry Albany Militia, 1684.

    Connections

    • Married Engeltie Van Schaick, 1681. Married second, Maria Van Rensselaer, 1691.
    • father: Philip Pieterse Schuyler
    • mother: Margarita (Van Slichtenhorst) Schuyler
    • spouses: Engeltie Van Schaick
    • Maria Van Rensselaer
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    Born September 17, 1657
    Died February 19, 1724
    (aged 66)
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