Gertrude Cochrane

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Gertrude Cochrane (Schuyler)

Birthplace: Albany, Albany County, New York, USA
Death: March 1813 (88)
Palatine, Montgomery County, New York, USA
Place of Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery, Utica, Oneida County, New York, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Schuyler, Jr. and Cornelia Stephanuse Schuyler
Wife of Dr. John Cochran, 4th Surgeon General of the Continental Army and Pieter Schuyler, Jr
Mother of Walter Livingston Cochrane; James Cochrane; Cornelia Schuyler Livingston and Peter Schuyler
Sister of Maj. Gen. Philip John Schuyler, Continental Army

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About Gertrude Cochrane

Dr. John Cochran died in April in the year 1807 in the 77th year of his age and Gertrude in March in the year 1813 in the 89th year of her age.

  • John Cochran b. September 1, 1730; was Dr. John Cochran, surgeon general of the Revolution, and an intimate friend of George Washington; d. April 6, 1807; married ., December 4, 1760, Gertrude Schuyler, sister to Gen. Philip Schuyler, of the Revolution.

Only sister of Philip Schuyler. Wife of Dr. John Cochran.

History of Chester County, Pennsylvania: With Genealogical and Biographical; By John Smith Futhey, Gilbert Cope 1881. Page 500 ================================================= "... Dec. 4, 1760, he was married to Mrs. Gertrude Schuyler of Dominie Westerts, of the Reformed Dutch Church at Albany, NY. That lady was the only sister of Maj. Philip Schuyler, and the widow of Peter Schuyler, whose grandfather, Peter, had been president of the Council of the province of New York in 1719. By her first husband she had two children: one, Peter, who married, but died childless; the other, Cornelia, who married Walter Livingston, grandson of Robert Livingston, first lord of the manor of Livingston. After his marriage Dr. Cochran removed....." Dutch Reformed Church records in Albany NY record Gertrude's marriage to Dr. John Cochran on 4 December 1760. Her first husband Pieter P Schuyler died 1753.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Nov 20 2020, 2:16:01 UTC

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Gertrude Cochrane's Timeline

August 18, 1724
Albany, Albany County, New York, USA
July 26, 1746
Albany, Albany County, New York, United States
February 29, 1748
February 11, 1769
Oswego, Oswego County, New York, United States
April 27, 1771
New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
March 1813
Age 88
Palatine, Montgomery County, New York, USA
Forest Hill Cemetery, Utica, Oneida County, New York, USA