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  • Capt. Anthony A. Rutgers (1742 - 1784)
    Was chosen captain of a company of artillary, organized by the Marine Society, 1775. He was a member of the Provincial Congress and was on the committee to draft the state constitution.
  • Cathrina Bedlow (1732 - 1798)
  • Elsje Rutgers (1669 - 1752) ; Elsje Rutgers Elsje Rutgers was born on Manhattan during the early 1670s. she was the daughter of Harmen and Catharina De Hooges Rutgers. On January 1, 169...
  • Col. Henry Rutgers (1745 - 1830)
    Rutgers University in New Jersey is named for Hendrick (Henry) Rutgers. Henry Rutgers (October 7, 1745 – February 17, 1830) was a United States Revolutionary War hero and philanthropist from New Yo...
  • Rutgers (c.1685 - d.)
    Surname has also been (erroneously?) reported to be Rutgarde .

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