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  (b. 4 December 1788 Manhattan, Crown Colony of New York   d. 16 December 1862 Egremont, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Garret VOLK was born 4 December 1788 in Manhattan, Crown Colony of New York . Garret VOLK was the child of ?   and   ?

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Garret  married  Elizabeth GUESSNER abt. 1808 in Manhattan, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Elizabeth GUESSNER  was born 15 April 1790 in Orange County, New York, USA.  Elizabeth died 13 January 1851 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville). 

Garret VOLK died 16 December 1862 in Egremont, Massachusetts, USA.

Father: John Volk
Mother: Catherine

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Did You Know?New York was named after the English Duke of York and Albany (and the brother of England's King Charles II) in 1664 when the region called New Amsterdam was taken from the Dutch. (

Prior to 1664 - New Amsterdam
1664 - 1687 - New York Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1788 - Crown Colony of New York
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Garret VOLK married flag female ancestor Elizabeth GUESSNER-- Date: abt. 1808 Place: Manhattan, New York, USA

Children of Garret VOLK and Elizabeth GUESSNER:

US Civil War Soldiers flag photo of Abram (Abraham) VOLK  Abram (Abraham) VOLK (b.29 October 1829, Albany, New York, USA   d. 25 April 1900, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Matlida WARD 

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1788 Birth
4 December 1788
Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam) (Washington Heights)

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1829 Birth of Child
Abram (Abraham) VOLK was born 29 October 1829, Albany, New York, USA (Fort Orange)
1851 Death of Spouse/Partner
Elizabeth GUESSNER died 13 January 1851, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
Name: Garret Volk
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Egremont
Death Date: 16 Dec 1862
Death Place: Egremont, Berskhire, Massachusetts
Age: 74
Birth Date: 1788
Birth Place: New Jersey
Race: w
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John Volk
Father's Birthplace: New Jersey
Mother's Name: Catherine
Mother's Birthplace: New Jersey
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B00363-9
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 250280
Reference ID: V2V3p1

'Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,'

Garret is buried at: Pittsfield Cemetery
203 Wahconah St

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
(413) 447-7953

Added: 5/15/2017 10:50:32 AM - Updated: 5/5/2021 4:25:29 PM
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