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Hendrick Hendrickse Banta , II
(1696-After 1781)
Geertruy Terhune
(1694-Abt 1740)
Abraham Brouwer
(-After 1725)
Lea Demarest
(Abt 1682-After 1731)
Hendrick Hendrickse Banta
(Abt 1718-1804)
Rachel Brouwer
(Abt 1716-Abt 1750)
Charity Banta
(1749-1828)

 

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Charity Banta 1

  • Born: 3 Dec 1749, Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Died: 6 Dec 1828, Shaker Village, Pleasant Hill, Mercer County, Kentucky at age 79
  • Buried: Shaker Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Mercer County, Kentucky. 1

bullet   Other names for Charity were Geertje Banta 1 and Geertruid Banta.

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bullet  General Notes:

Charity Banta was also known as Geertje Banta. She was also known as Geertruid Banta. Charity Banta was born on 3. Nov. 1749 at Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey. She was baptized on 3. Dec. 1749 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey. She was the daughter of Hendrick Hendrikse Banta and Rachel Brouwer. Charity Banta married Francis Monfort, son of Jan Monfoort and Kniertje Marston, c 1767 at Conewago, York now Adams County, Pennsylvania. Charity along with her daughter Sallie/Sarah left her husband to join the Shakers. Francis declined to join the Shakers in 1805.

Charity Banta died on 6. Dec. 1828 at Shaker Village, Pleasant Hill, Mercer County, Kentucky, at age 79. She was buried at Shaker Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Mercer County, Kentucky.

Last Edited=21 May 2008


Children of Charity Banta and Francis Monfort
Rachel Monfort+ (14. Aug. 1769 - 2. Nov. 1846)
Catherine Monfort+ (27. Sep. 1771 - 3. Jan. 1857)
John Calvin Monfort+ (11. Oct. 1778 - 29. Dec. 1859)


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Sources


1 Descendants of Wolphert Gerretse Van Kouwenhoven (http://www.conovergenealogy.com/conover-p/p153.htm#i19897).


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