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Peter Schuyler

army officer , colonial official

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