Reference Number: 1531
Name: Barend SOUTHARD
Name: Barnet SOUTHWARD
Name: Barent SOUTHARD
Change Date: 12 JAN 2008
Birth: 16 OCT 1772 in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York
Baptism: 09 JUL 1775 Red Hook, Dutchess, New York
Note: Parents were Benjamin Southward and Maria Osterum. Baptismal sponsors were Barend Osterum and wife, Rebecca Westphal
Residence: Ghent, Columbia, New York
Census: 1810 Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York
Note: with 2 M under 10, 1 M 26-45, 3 F under 10, 1 F 10-16, 1 F 26-45.
Note: and was in the War of 1812
Death: BET 1820 AND 1830 in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York|
Father: Benjamin SOUTHARD b: 05 JUN 1738 in Hempstead, Nassau, New York
Mother: Maria OSTROM b: 09 MAY 1740 in Hempstead, Nassau, New York
Elizabeth OSTRANDER b: 02 NOV 1771
20 AUG 1797
in Red Hook, Dutchess, New York
The Southward (Southard) bible record in the D.A.R. collection provides information on the birth and marriage of Barnet Southward and Elizabeth Ostrander. It also lists their eight children. Page 197 of the D.A.R. volume contains the following notation in addition to the information noted above:
"Original in the possession of the Society.
"This single leaf was presented to the Society recently by Ernest A. Maynard, 161-41 86th Avenue, Jackson Heights 72, New York, with a notation that the Bible from which it was taken was published in 1810, and that the family concerned lived in Ghent, Columbia County, New York. --Ed."
The Southard Gazette pedigree chart shows the marriage date as 23 Nov 1797 in NY.
Their son, John, is an ancestor of Richard G. Rider who authored an article, "A Case of Mistaken Identity: Two Joseph Southards" in the NYG&B Record Vol. 116, No. 4.
- Benjamin SOUTHARD b: 09 NOV 1798
- Rachel SOUTHARD b: 14 JAN 1801
- Mary SOUTHARD b: 14 JAN 1803
- Catherine SOUTHARD b: 07 MAR 1805 in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York
- Sarah SOUTHARD b: 23 MAR 1807
- John SOUTHARD b: 15 JAN 1810
- Hannah SOUTHARD b: 31 MAR 1813
- William SOUTHARD b: 19 JUN 1817