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  1. Maria Symmes: Birth: 23 APR 1765 in Mattituck, Suffolk Co., NY. Death: 28 MAR 1801 in Kentucky

  2. Anna Tuthill Symmes: Birth: 25 JUL 1775 in Flatbrook, Sussex Co., New Jersey. Death: 25 FEB 1864 in North Bend, Hamilton Co., OH

  3. Joseph Symmes: Birth: 1776 in Southold, Suffolk Co., NY.

  4. Louisiana Symmes: Birth: 1776.

a. Note:   SYMMES, John Cleves, a Delegate from New Jersey; born in Riverhead, Long Island, N.Y., July 21, 1742; completed preparatory studies; moved to New Jersey; chairman of the committee of safety of Sussex County in 1774; member of the state council in 1778; served in the Revolutionary Army; chief justice of the state supreme court 1777-1787; Member of the Continental Congress in 1785 and 1786; moved to the Northwest Territory and settled in North Bend, below Cincinnati; appointed one of the three judges of the Northwest Territory in 1788 and held the position until Ohio was admitted into the Union; died in Cincinnati, Ohio, February 26, 1814; interment in Congress Green Cemetery, North Bend, Ohio. --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.