Caroline Kniffein

Female 1850 - 1926


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  • Name  Caroline Kniffein 
    Born  Jul 1850  Ulster County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  1926 
    Buried  1926  Gardnertown Cemetery, Newburgh, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I6990  Main
    Last Modified  9 Jul 2012 

    Family  James Howard Stanton,   b. Sep 1841, Gardnertown, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1913, Newburgh, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Nov 1885  Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • 19 Nov 1885
      By Rev. F. B. Savage, D. D., James Howard Stanton of Gardnertown to Carrie Lugar, of Newburgh
      Source: Marriage Notices From the Goshen Independent Republican 1884-1903, Page 174
    Children 
    >1. William Walter Stanton,   b. 4 Apr 1887, Gardnertown, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1957, St. Luke's Hospital, Newburgh, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2012 
    Family ID  F2231  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jul 1850 - Ulster County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Nov 1885 - Orange County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1926 - Gardnertown Cemetery, Newburgh, Orange County, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents

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    1900 Census in Newburgh NY
    1900 Census in Newburgh NY
    16 Jul 1900
    Carrie Stanton, Age 49, Born Jul 1850 in NY, Married 15 years, 1 child 1 still living
    Living in Newburgh NY with husband James H (55), [step-]daughter Annie (28), [step-]son Howard (25) and son William W (13)
    Source: 1900 US Census, NY/Orange/Newburgh, Enum Dist 46, Page 17A, Lines 1-5, Dwelling 385, Family 389
    1910 Census in Newburgh NY
    1910 Census in Newburgh NY
    1917 William Walter Stanton living in Newburgh NY
    1917 William Walter Stanton living in Newburgh NY
    5 Jun 1917
    son William Walter Stanton living in Newburgh NY supporting a wife and mother
    Source: WWI Draft Registration Card
    1917 William Stanton-Matilda Tompkins marriage in Gardnertown NY
    1917 William Stanton-Matilda Tompkins marriage in Gardnertown NY
    1920 Census in Newburgh NY
    1920 Census in Newburgh NY
    1927 William Walter Stanton SAR Application
    1927 William Walter Stanton SAR Application
    Application for Membership
    to the Board of managers of
    Empire State society
    of the
    Sons of the American Revolution

    I, William Walter Stanton being of the age of 39 years hereby apply for membership in the Society by right of the lineal descent in the following line from George Stanton
    who was born in the town of Newburgh on 23 October 1745
    and died in the town of Newburgh on the 17th day of October 1827
    and who assisted in establishing American Independence.
    I was born in town of Newburgh County of Orange state of New York on the fourth day of April 1887
    1) I am the son of James H Stanton born 1841 died in 1913 and his wife Caroline Kniffin born 1850 died 1926 married 1885
    2) grandson of James Stanton born 1810 died 1853 and his wife Margaret Shay born 1812 died 1873 married 1828
    3) great-grandson of George Stanton born 1745 died 1827 and his wife Elizabeth ? married 1806
    And he the said George Stanton (No. 3) is the ancestor who assisted in establishing American Independence while acting in the capacity of soldier in the 4th Ulster County Regiment.

    Ancestor's Service
    George Stanton was a soldier in the 4th Regiment, Ulster County.
    Source: Sons of the American Revolution, Empire State Society, William Walter Stanton of Newburgh NY Application for Membership, National Number 44726 [44736?], State Number 4641, Pages 2-3, Dated 31 Mar 1927

    Headstones
    Gardnertown Cemetery, Gardnertown NY
    Gardnertown Cemetery, Gardnertown NY
    James H. Stanton, 1841-1913,
    his wife, Melissa A. Stanton, 1840-1883
    his wife, Caroline Kniffein, 1850-1926


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