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  • ID: I20547
  • Name: HENRY RUITER
  • Sex: M
  • Title: COL.
  • Birth: 1739 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, New York
  • Change Date: 7 FEB 2009
  • Note:
    THE HISTORY OF STANSTEAD QUEBEC PROVINCE OF QUEBEC
    With Sketches of More than Five Hundred Families
    Compiled by B. F. Hubbard
    A Heritage Classic ISBN 1-55613-123-2

    Page 205.

    FAMILY OF CAPT. JOHN RUITER

    CAPT. JOHN RUITER, b. in Hoosac, N.Y., June 16, 1769. His father , COL.HENRY RUITER, had ser ved in the British Army during the French War.
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    ID: I1316
    Name: Henry RUITER
    Given Name: Henry
    Surname: Ruiter
    NPFX: Colonel
    Name: Hendrick RUITER
    Given Name: Hendrick
    Surname: Ruiter
    Name: Hendrik RUYTER
    Given Name: Hendrik
    Surname: Ruyter
    Sex: M
    Birth: 1739 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Christening: 26 Sep 1742 Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, Albany County,NY 1
    Death: 1819 in Ruiter's Brook (Dunkin), Potton Co, Quebec, Canada
    Burial: Ruiter's Brook (Dunkin), Potton Co, Quebec, Canada
    Event: Baptism of Daughter 4 Mar 1774 Reformed Dutch Church,Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County , NY
    Note: Ruiter, Hendrick and Rebecca Daat; Annatie; 4 Mar 1774; nonerecorded; Jacob Best and Ca trina Daat
    Event: Baptism of Daughter 24 Aug 1774 Reformed Dutch Church,Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County , NY
    Note: Ruiter, Johannes and Elizabeth Best; Geertry; 24 Aug 1774; nonerecorded; Harman Best an d Catrina Best
    Event: Baptism of Daughter 24 Aug 1776 Reformed Dutch Church,Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County , NY
    Note: Ruiter, Hendrick and Rebecca Daat; Margaret; 24 Aug 1776; nonerecorded; Johannes Brat t and Margaret Daat
    Event: Military Action 1777 Pitts Town, Albany County, NY
    Note: Ruiter, Henry, Pitts Town, Albany Co., N.Y. Hid in the woods in1777 while rebels kept w atch on his house, abused, and swore to shootwife if she would not tell them where he was an d deliver up hisdocuments. He remainded hidden three months until he could join Army Aug.1777 ; went to Canada and then returned to colonies, where he recruited aCo. to serve in Maj. Roge r's Corps of Rangers. Memorial 25 Feb. 1786Caldwell's Manor, Montreal. Claim: 260 acres; lo t in Stone Arabia; leasedfarm in Hosick; house, saw mill, etc.; carpenter's tools.(A013/15/30 7-309). 2
    Event: Military Service 1785 Fredericksburgh Twp, Lennox & Addington Co,Ontario, Canada (Uppe r)
    Note:
    Settlers at Township No. 3 above Cataraqui (Fredericksburgh), 1785
    Muster Roll No. 14


    Serjt Hogle, Bolton Evans, Luke Snider, William Cadman, John Hicks, Capt.Henry Ruiter.
    3
    Event: Land 1803 Ruiter's Brook (Dunkin), Potton Co, Quebec, Canada
    Note:
    " Col. Ruiter built saw mills and grist mills and chose for his own homeand farm the beautifu l rolling land overlooking the valley of Ruiter'sBrook at present-day Dunkin in Potton.

    As a result of his mill operations, income from land sales, farming, andhis military pension , Ruiter eventually became a fairly prosperous man.Always active in military affairs, he wa s Lieut. Col. in command of the2nd Battalion of the Eastern Townships militia during the Wa r of 1812.Henry died in August 1819, aged 78, followed by his wife Katherine inDecember, an d they are buried in the Ruiter Settlement Cemetery,overlooking Ruiter's Brook."
    4
    Change Date: 8 Nov 2000 at 13:31

    Father: John Frederick RUITER b: 16 Aug 1714 in Schohaire, Albany County,NY
    Mother: Angelica VAN DER WERKEN b: 20 Nov 1715 in Albany County, NY

    Marriage 1 Rebecca TAAT DATT b: 1746 in Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, NY
    Married: 16 Aug 1763 in Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, Albany County, NY
    Change Date: 26 Oct 2000
    Children
    Gertrude RUITER b: 6 May 1764 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    John RUITER b: 16 Jun 1768 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Elizabeth RUITER b: 8 Sep 1770 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Philip RUITER b: Abt 1772 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Anna RUITER b: 1774 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Jacob RUITER b: Abt 1774 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Gertrude RUITER b: 1774 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Henry RUITER b: Abt 1776 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY
    Maragrita RUITER b: 1776 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, NY

    Marriage 2 Katherine FRIOT b: 1760 in Pownal, Bennington County, VT
    Married: 1784 in Pownal, Bennington County, VT
    Change Date: 26 Oct 2000

    Sources:

    Abbrev: Part 3 (17251749) Records of the Reformed Dutch Church ofAlbany, New York, 16831809
    Title: Part 3 (17251749) Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany,New York, 16831809
    Author: Holland Society of New York (1906)
    Page: p. 94
    Quality: 4
    Date: 26 Oct 2000
    Abbrev: American Loyalist Claims Vol. I
    Title: American Loyalist Claims Vol. I
    Author: Peter Wilson Coldham, F.A.S.G.
    Publication: 1980 National Genealogical Society
    ISBN 0-915156-45-8
    Page: pages: 426-427
    Quality: 4
    Date: 6 Nov 2000
    Abbrev: Early Ontario Settlers; A Source Book
    Title: Early Ontario Settlers; A Source Book
    Author: Norman K. Crowder
    Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.
    ISBN 0-8063-1375-7
    Page: p. 110
    Quality: 4
    Date: 3 Nov 2000
    Abbrev: The Loyalists of the Eastern Townships of Quebec
    Title: The Loyalists of the Eastern Townships of Quebec
    Author: Sir John Johnson Centennial Branch, Cornell Museum, MissisquoiHistorical Society
    Publication: 1783-84: 1983-84 Bi-centennial
    Stanbridge East, Quebec J0E 2H0
    Page: p. 120
    Quality: 4
    Date: 26 Oct 2000
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    From Website: http://www.rootsweb.com/~nysarato/oathcaveat.html

    Henry Ruiter of Pittstown, N.Y., had been hiding in the woods for threemonths before the batt le, while the rebels "abused his wife greatly," andfinally joined Pfister's corps on Augus t 1 with 40 men. His brother, JohnRuiter of Hoosick, joined Baum's force at Walloomsac with a bout 60 more.
    ("The Symposium on the Battle of Bennington"http://www.hoosickhistory.com/shortstories/battle symposium.htm)

    On a LIST OF LANDS GRANTED BY THE CROWN IN THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC FROM1763 TO 31st DECEMBE R 1890 appears one Henry Ruiter who on 27 July 1803was granted 27,680 acres. (Potton Henr y Ruiter 27 July 1803 27,680)
    (http://websites.epidirect.com/~chateauguay/landgrants.htm)
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    GENEALOGY RESEARCH LIBRARY ONLINE
    Ruiter, Henry , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Cana da.
    Ruiter, Henry (Jr) , image of land record index. Living in 1803 inPotton, Brome, Quebec, Cana da.
    Ruiter, Henry (Sr) , image of land record index. Living in 1803 inPotton, Brome, Quebec, Cana da.
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    RUITER RECORDS FOUND IN SEARCH OF THE GENEALOGY RESEARCH LIBRARY ONLINE.search all RUITER

    Ruiter, A N , saw mill. Living in 1891 in Abercorn, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Abigall , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, Abraham , farmer. Living in 1871 in West Farnham, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Abraham , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Potton,Brome, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Abraham , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, Amisa , farmer. Living in 1871 in Mack's Mills, Stanstead,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Austin , saw mill. Living in 1871 in Abercorn, Brome, Quebec,Canada.

    Ruiter, C R , Hotellier. Living in 1891 in Smith's Mills, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Catherine , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, Catherine , image of land record index. Living in 1802 inBarford, Stanstead, Quebec , Canada.

    Ruiter, Catherine (Jr) , image of land record index. Living in 1802 inBarford, Stanstead, Que bec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Charles , farmer. Living in 1871 in Cowansville, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Eli , butter & cheese factory. Living in 1901 in Cowansville,Missisquoi, Quebec, Cana da.

    Ruiter, Eli , Store (gen). Living in 1891 in West Shefford, Quebec,Canada.

    Ruiter, Elizabeth , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, Elizabeth , image of land record index. Living in 1802 inBarford, Stanstead, Quebec , Canada.

    Ruiter, Elizabeth , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Potton,Brome, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, George , farmer. Living in 1871 in Cowansville, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, George P , image of land record index. Living in 1864 in Dunham,Missisquoi, Quebec, C anada.

    Ruiter, Gertrude , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, C anada.

    Ruiter, Glenn Bieshop Baptized in 1885 in Montrębal, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Hannah , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, Hannah , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Can ada.

    Ruiter, Henry , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Cana da.

    Ruiter, Henry (Jr) , image of land record index. Living in 1803 inPotton, Brome, Quebec, Cana da.

    Ruiter, Henry (Sr) , image of land record index. Living in 1803 inPotton, Brome, Quebec, Cana da.

    Ruiter, Hermanius , image of land record index. Living in 1836 in Weedon,Wolfe, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, Hermanius , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, J M , saw mill. Living in 1901 in Brome, Brome, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, J M , steam saw mill. Living in 1891 in Brome Corners, Quebec,Canada.

    Ruiter, Jacob , saw mill owner. Living in 1851 in Farnham East, Quebec,Canada.

    Ruiter, Jacob , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Canada .

    Ruiter, Jacob , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Potton,Brome, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Jacob , image of land record index. Living in 1796 in Dunham,Missisquoi, Quebec, Cana da.

    Ruiter, Jacob , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Cana da.

    Ruiter, James , tavernkeeper. Living in 1857 in Cowansville, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, James , farmer. Living in 1871 in Cowansville, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, John , Cadastres Abrębgębs (Land Records). Living circa 1861 in StArmand, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, John , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, John , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, John , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Potton,Brome, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, John , image of land record index. Living in 1835 in Weedon,Wolfe, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, John (Jr) , image of land record index. Living in 1801 inStanbridge, Missisquoi, Queb ec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Joseph , farmer. Living in 1871 in West Farnham, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Joseph , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Can ada.

    Ruiter, L (Miss) , milliner. Living in 1891 in Cowansville, Quebec,Canada.

    Ruiter, Margaret , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, C anada.

    Ruiter, Mary , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, Mildred H Armstrong Baptized in 1892 in Montrębal, Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Nelson , farmer. Living in 1871 in Cowansville, Missisquoi,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Philip , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Roxton,Shefford, Quebec, Canad a.

    Ruiter, Philippe , image of land record index. Living in 1796 in Dunham,Missisquoi, Quebec, C anada.

    Ruiter, Philippe , image of land record index. Living in 1803 in Potton,Brome, Quebec, Canada .

    Ruiter, Phillip , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, Rebecca , image of land record index. Living in 1802 in Barford,Stanstead, Quebec, Ca nada.

    Ruiter, Thomas , farmer. Living in 1871 in Stanstead Plain, Stanstead,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Thomas , farmer. Living in 1871 in Mack's Mills, Stanstead,Quebec, Canada.

    Ruiter, Thomas Henry , image of land record index. Living in 1840 inStanstead, Stanstead, Que bec, Canada.




    Marriage 1 REBECCA TAAT DATT b: 1746 in Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York
    • Married: 16 AUG 1763
    Children
    1. Has No Children ANNA RUITER
    2. Has No Children GERTRUDE RUITER
    3. Has No Children MARGARITA RUITER
    4. Has No Children HENRY RUITER
    5. Has No Children GERTRUDE RUITER b: 6 MAY 1764
    6. Has Children JOHN RUITER b: 16 JUN 1769 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, New York
    7. Has No Children ELIZABETH RUITER b: 8 SEP 1770
    8. Has No Children PHILIP RUITER b: ABT. 1772
    9. Has Children JACOB RUITER b: 1772 in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, New York
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