Anna Blanshan was born to Jacob Blanshan and his wife Mallitje Hermance
on April 24, 1794. She was baptized in New Paltz on May 23, 1794 under
sponsors Edward Hermanse and Annatje Blanshan. On August 10, 1811 she
married Peter S. Du Bois, son of Samuel Du Bois and Jane LeFevre, born
May 16, 1792. They were married in New Paltz. Peter died April 5, 1865 and
Anna died July 2, 1872. Anna is also called “Hannah” in some records.

The children of Anna Blanshan and Peter Du Bois were:

Samuel Du Bois – born February 23, 1812 and baptized in New Paltz on April
18, 1812. He probably died young.

Jacob Du Bois – born June 25, 1813 and baptized July 18, 1813.

John P. Du Bois – born April 10, 1815. On May 5, 1838 he married Jane Van
Ostrand, daughter of James and Rachel Van Ostrand, born May 13, 1816.  
They were married in New Paltz.  John died March 8, 1848 and Jane died
April 20, 1881.

Samuel P. Du Bois – born November 10, 1817 and baptized December 7,
1817. On August 27, 1842 he married Sarah Stokes, born April 8, 1815.
Samuel died August 3, 1859 and Sarah died March 26, 1875.  They are buried
in Lloyd Union Cemetery, Elting Corners, Ulster County, N. Y.

Nathaniel P. Du Bois – born April 14, 1819 and baptized on May 27, 1820. He
married Mary Ann Christiana, born April 15, 1820. Nathaniel died October 25,
1883 and Mary Ann died January 7, 1891. Nathaniel is buried in
Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery.

David P Du Bois – born May 1, 1821 and baptized in New Paltz on June 10,
1821. On June 2, 1849 he married Catherine Freer, daughter of John E. Freer
and Eve Auchmoody, born in 1826. When Catherine died on March 29, 1851
he married Catharine Maria Auchmoody, born December 21, 1829, daughter
of David Auchmoody and Jane LeFevre, on March 25, 1852. David died
January 11, 1892 and Catharine died September 7, 1896. David and Catharine
are buried in Rosendale Plains Cemetery, Tillson, Ulster County. Catherine is
buried in DuBois Burying Ground, Springtown.

Maria Jane Du Bois – born November 10, 1824 and baptized on January 2,
1825. On January 25, 1851 Maria married Peter H. Jansen of Rochester born
in 1821. Maria and Peter farmed in Gardiner. Peter died in 1881 and is buried
in New Paltz Rural Cemetery. Maria died on January 7, 1907.

Egbert Du Bois – born June 2, 1827.

Daniel LF Du Bois – born October 13, 1829 and baptized on December 25,
1829. On February 11, 1858 Daniel married Sarah Schoonmaker, daughter of
John H. Schoonmaker and Maria Deyo, born April 2, 1821. Daniel died April
15, 1880 and Sarah died August 17, 1894.

Nathan H. Du Bois – born June 12, 1832 and baptized September 2, 1832.

Milton H. Du Bois – born in 1834. On November 29, 1856 he married Sarah C.
Bedford, born in 1835. When Sarah died he married Clementina Bedford, born
about 1839, on November 29, 1856.  Milton is buried near Perrine’s Bridge.

Sarah Catharine Du Bois – born March 5, 1834 and baptized on March 3,
1835. She married James Henkins Du Bois, born March 26, 1822, some time
before 1860. Sarah died January 23, 1873.
LEONIN BLANCHAMP, father of
MATTHEUS BLANSHAN, father of
MATHIEU BLANSHAN, father of
MATHEUS BLANSHAN, father of
JOHANNES BLANSHAN, father of
JACOB BLANSHAN, father of
ANNA
BLANSHAN DU
BOIS
David and Catharine Auchmoody Du
Bois' headstone in Rosendale Plains
Cemetery, Tillson, Ulster County,
New York.
Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery where
Nathaniel Du Bois is buried.