Barringer, Petrus

Birth Name Barringer, Petrus
Also Known As Barringer, Peter
Gender male
Age at Death 90 years, 8 months, 17 days


Petrus or Peter Barringer was born in 1749 at Rhinebeck Flatts, Dutchess County, now Columbia County, N.Y. His Revolutionary War pension application in 1833 provides the bulk of the information we have on this patriot. Both before and after the war Peter lived at Red Hook, N.Y.

He was called to service while living at Livingston Manor. He served with his wife's brothers and brothers-in-law in the Livingston Manor regiment, the 10th N.Y. Militia. His best known engagement was at the turning point in the Revolutionary War. He settled in Williamstown, Oswego County, N.Y. in 1805 and resided there until his death.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Death 28 November 1839 Oswego County, NY Death of Barringer, Petrus  
Military Service   P0556 Military Service of Barringer, Petrus  
Birth 11 March 1749 Dutchess County, NY    
Burial   Fairview Cemetery, Williamstown, Oswego County, NY    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Barringer, Jacob1717
Mother Schneider, Gertrout
    Sister     Barringer, Anna Catherine
    Sister     Barringer, Antgen
         Barringer, Petrus 11 March 1749 28 November 1839
    Brother     Barringer, Wilhelm 1753
    Sister     Barringer, Jacobus 4 May 1756
    Brother     Barringer, Conrad about 1685


Family of Barringer, Petrus

Name Birth Date Death Date
Barringer, Heinrich1 January 179521 September 1868