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Albany New York Militia 8th Regiment 1898

Posted by Jeff Scism on Dutch-Colonies-L@rootsweb.com
SOURCE: New York In the Revolution as a Colony and State 1898 James A. Roberts, Comptroller, State of New York Second edition. Press of Brandnow Printing Company, Albany, NY
Caveat and disclaimer: The below compiled lists are of all referenced individuals in the 8th Regiment of the Albany Militia, Many are obvious duplications based on interpretations of phonetic spelling. The spelling has been left unaltered, use your judgement in comparing various spellings and concluding that an individual is the proper one for your research. This is a reconstructed list and doesn’t purport to be complete or necessarily accurate. Transcriber’s notes are in parenthesis, and are not part of the original text.


  • Colonel Robert Van Rensselaer
  • Lt. Col. Barent I. Staats
  • Lt. Col. Henry J. Van Rensselaer
  • Lt. Col. Asa Waterman
  • Maj. Richard Esseltyne
  • Maj. John McKinstry
  • Maj. Henry Van Rensselaer
  • Adjutant John Pennoyer, Jr.
  • Qtr. Master John Fisher


  • Ebenezer Cady
  • Joseph Elliot
  • Jonah Graves
  • Abner Hawley
  • Nathan Henrick
  • Cornelius Hogeboom
  • Michael Horton
  • Casper Huyck
  • Gideon King
  • Jeremiah Johannes Muller
  • John Osterhout
  • Wilhelmus Philip
  • Jacob Philip
  • Henry Platner
  • John Price
  • Diel Rockefeller
  • Jacob VanAllen
  • Isaac Vosburg


  • Samuel Allin
  • Thomas Brown
  • Peter A. Fonda
  • Gerritt Grosbeck
  • James Hogeboom
  • Richard Hogeboom
  • Charles McArthur
  • David McKinstry
  • Nathaniel Migkell
  • Nathaniel Mills
  • Joachim Muller
  • George Phillips
  • Edward Rexford
  • Jonathan Reynolds
  • Peter Rockefeller
  • Nathaniel Rowley
  • Casparus Schult
  • John Scott
  • Gosah VanBeurin


  • Leanard Dacker
  • Esa Holmes
  • Simon Lothrop
  • Samuel Olmstead
  • Maurice Rowley
  • John Shutts
  • Adam TenBueck
  • Myndert VanDerBogert
  • Gerritt W. VanSchaik
  • Peter VanValkenburgh
  • James Wingard

Officers of Unknown Rank

  • Peter Groat
  • Dr. John Patterson
  • Jacob Philip, Jr.
  • Johannis Shuldt or Shult
  • Peter Weissman or Weissmer

Surnames in Albany Militia 8th Regiment 1898
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z


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