Anderson Cooper

Ancestry of
Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist


    Margaret Hamilton Adams

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    • 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandmother of Anderson Cooper
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 51 
    • Birth Date:
    • 8 Sep 1795 
    • Birth Location:
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    • Christening Date:
    • 20 Sep 1795 
    • Christening Location:
    • Schenectady, Schenectady Co., New York 
    • Death Date:
    • 30 Nov 1872 
    • Death Location:
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    • Burial Date:
    • 3 Dec 1872 
    • Burial Location:
    • Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings, New York 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 19 Jun 1817 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Schenectady, Schenectady Co., New York 

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  • Sources for Margaret Hamilton Adams

    • 1 Federal Census, NY, Kings County, 1850, Brooklyn Ward 4, Image 247 of 266, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 2 Federal Census, NY, Kings County, 1860, Brooklyn Ward 10 Dist. 3, p. 72, Image 72 of 223, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 U.S., Dutch Reformed Church Records in Selected States, 1639-1989, Baptism record for Margariet Adams, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 U.S., Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704-1930, 01 JUL 1817, New York Evening Post, Marriage of Samuel Kissam and Margaret Adams, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, SAR #4064, Membership application for George W. Vanderbilt, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 Duyckinck, Whitehead Cornell and Rev. John Cornell, The Duyckinck and Allied Families: Being a Record of the Descendants of Evert Duyckinck Who Settled in . . ., New York: Tobias A. Wright, Publisher (1908), 21, 37-38, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 Kissam, Edward, The Kissam Family in America from 1644 to 1825, New York: Dempsey and Carroll's Art Press (1892), 48-49, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 8 Pearson, Jonathan, Contributions for the Genealogies of the Descendants of the First Settlers of the Patent and City of Schenectady . . ., Albany, New York: J. Munsell (1873), 2, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 9 Sanders, John, Centennial Address Relating to the Early History of Schenectady, and Its First Settlers, Albany, New York: Van Benthuysen Printing House (1879), 184, Google Books (Digital Library).

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