Rev. John Frelinghuysen

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John Frelinghuysen

Also Known As: "Johannes"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Flatbush, Kings County, Province of New York
Death: Died in Raritan, Somerset County, Province of New Jersey
Place of Burial: Somerville, Somerset County, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen and Eva Frelinghusyen
Husband of Dinah Frelinghuysen
Father of Eva Van Nostrand and Frederick Frelinghuysen, U.S. Senator
Brother of Theodorus Frelinghuysen; Jacobus Frelinghuysen; Ferdinandus Frelinghuysen; Henricus Frelinghuysen; Margaretta Romeyn and 1 other

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About Rev. John Frelinghuysen

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John Frelinghuysen (1727 – September 5, 1754) was a minister in colonial New Jersey.


Biography


Frelinghuysen was the 2nd son of Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen (1691–1749), a German who had lived for a short time in Holland before emigrating in 1720. John married Dinah Van Bergh (1725–1807), and they had two children: Eva Frelinghuysen (1751 – c. 1826), Major General Frederick Frelinghuysen (1753–1804). John lived in the Old Dutch Parsonage in Somerville, New Jersey until his death where he served three local congregations. He also tutored students preparing them for the seminary. He died in 1754 and was buried at the Somerville Cemetery, Somerville.


John married Dinah VanBerr and had the following children:

Eva Frelinghuysen (1751-c1826) who married Casparus Van Nostrand
Frederick Frelinghuysen (1753-1804) Major General who was buried in Weston, New Jersey.
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Rev. John Frelinghuysen's Timeline

1727
March 26, 1727
Flatbush, Kings County, Province of New York
1751
November 10, 1751
Age 24
Somerville, New Jersey
1753
April 13, 1753
Age 26
Somerville, NJ
1754
September 15, 1754
Age 27
Raritan, Somerset County, Province of New Jersey
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Somerville, Somerset County, New Jersey, United States