LEONIN BLANCHAMP, father of
MATTHEUS BLANSHAN, father of
MATHIEU BLANSHAN, father of
MATHEUS BLANSHAN, father of
JOHANNES BLANSHAN, father of
JACOB BLANSHAN
(1764 - ______)
Jacob Blanshan was born to parents Johannes Blanshan and Rachel Terwilliger in
Hurley, N. Y. in February of 1764. He was baptized in Kingston on February 5, 1764
under the sponsorship of Jacob Blanshan and Catherine Van Wagenen. On February
12, 1789 he married Mallitje Hermance of Kingston. They had 7 children. When Mallitje
died Jacob married Hannah Haynes (or Heynans, Hannion, or Staniam) of New Paltz
on July 5, 1801. They had 4 children.

The children of Jacob Blanshan and Mallitje Hermance were:

Malletje (Mary) Blanshan - baptized in Kingston on December 20, 1789 under the
sponsorship of Jacob Hermanse and Malletje Whittaker.

Rachel Blanshan - baptized in Kingston on July 15, 1792 under sponsors Boudewyn
Terpenning and Rachel ________.

Maria Blanshan - born in 1793. On March 29, 1810, she married Abraham Hasbrouck,
born July 11, 1789 and baptized in New Paltz on August 9, 1789, son of Petrus
Hasbrouck and Sarah Bevier. They had the following children:  Milton (1811) and
Richard H. (1813). When Abraham died in November of 1816, Maria married Daniel
LeFevre, born May 16, 1793 to Peter LeFevre and Magdalene Elting on April 4, 1820.
Their children were Maria M. (1820), Eliza J. (1827), Peter (1828) and Silas (1830).
Daniel died March 26, 1839. (See
Maria Blanshan Hasbrouck LeFevre page)

Anna (Hannah) Blanshan - born April 24, 1794. Baptized in New Paltz on May 23, 1794.
On August 10, 1811, she married Peter S. Du Bois, son of Samuel Du Bois and Jane
LeFevre, born May 16, 1792.  They had the following children:  Samuel (1812), Jacob
(1813), John P. (1815), Samuel P. (1817), Nathaniel P. (1819), David P. (1821), Maria
J. (1824), Egbert (1827), Daniel L. (1829), Nathan H. (1832), Milton H. (1834), Sarah C.
(1834). Peter died April 5, 1865 and Anna died July 2, 1872. (See
Anna Blanshan Du
Bois page)

Jacomyntje (Jemima) Blanshan - born June 2, 1796 and baptized August 14, 1796. On
December 2, 18113 she married Nathaniel Du Bois, son of Wessel du Bois and
Catherine LeFevre, born November 11, 1792 and baptized November 30, 1792. They
had two children:  Abraham Hasbrouck Du Bois (April 19, 1817 - October 28, 1880)
and Wessel (January 21, 1828). Abraham married Jemima Smedes (1820 - August 6,
1841). Nathaniel died April 17, 1830 in Hurley.

Elizabeth Blanshan - born October 19, 1798. On January 28, 1819 she married
Stephen Deyo, son of Johannes B. Deyo and Catrina Kritsinger, born May 14, 1798.
Their children were Clinton (1820), Maria (1822), Sally Ann (January 24, 1824-June 21,
1884), Jane Deyo Snider (1827 - 1897), Eliza (1829), Elmira (1833), Richard S. (August
15, 1837 - January 22, 1906), Charles W. (August 5, 1839 - August 31, 1896) Charles
married Cornelia Wurts (1843-1927). Charles and Cornelia are buried in New Paltz
Rural Cemetery in Ulster County. Stephen died May 6, 1874 and Elizabeth died April
25, 1880. Richard S., Sally Ann, Elizabeth and Stephen are buried in New Paltz Rural
Cemetery as well. (See
Elizabeth Blanshan Deyo page)

The children of Jacob Blanshan and Hannah Haynes were:

Nicholas Blanshan - born May 11, 1802, baptized in Bloomington.

Sally Blanshan - born February 16, 1803, baptized August 26, 1803. On February 23,
1824 Sally married Philip D. L. Henderson in New Paltz. Their children were Rachel
Antoinette (born December 4, 1825, baptized February 5, 1826), Blandina  Houghteling
(born 1827, baptized February 4, 1828), and one other born in 1834. Sally was
widowed and living in Kingston in the 1840 census.

David Hannion Blanshan - born August 30, 1806 and baptized in Bloomington on
September 22, 1806.

Nellie Blanshan - born April 16, 1808 and baptized in Marbletown on June 5, 1808. She
married William H. DeGraff, born October 16, 1806. Their children were Delilah (born
January 24, 1833 and baptized in Bloomington May 4, 1833), Mary Jane (born August
27, 1836 and baptized April 2, 1837),  Lina (born August 3, 1838, baptized November
13, 1838), Sarah Frances (born July 15, 1841, baptized September 26, 1841, died in
infancy), Sarah Frances (born May 27, 1843, baptized January 22, 1844), Theron
(1845) and Isadore (born June 13, 1847, baptized October 22, 1847). Nellie died
January 27, 1888 and William died November 15, 1890. (See
Nellie Blanshan  DeGraff
page)