Second Generation


2. John Wilklow was born in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. He was baptized on 1 May 1763 at New Paltz Reformed Church in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. He died on 7 September 1817 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. John was buried at Old Stone Schoolhouse Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.

Old Stone Schoolhouse Cemetery
Old Stone Schoolhouse Cemetery

John joined the Rev. War in the 2nd NY Regt. in Nov. 1778 and served 5 yrs. On July 8, 1790, John received 100 acres of land in the town of Cato, Cayuga Co., NY for his war service which he sold without seeing. John and many others bought the school lot in Lloyd in 1804.

Jemima's tombstoneJohn Wilklow and Jemima Trowbridge were married on 28 March 1786 in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. John and Jemima were married by Rev. Stephen Goetschius at the home of Jansen Hasbrouck in New Paltz.

Jemima Trowbridge was born on 6 May 1764 in New Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Conn.. She was baptized as an adult and admitted to the New Paltz Dutch Reformed Church on 12 March 1811. She died on 28 May 1856 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. Jemima was buried at Old Stone Schoolhouse Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. For Jemima's ancestors see the Trowbridge Genealogy by Francis B. Trowbridge.

John Wilklow and Jemima Trowbridge had the following children:

9i.----- Wilklow was born about 1787. He died an infant.
+10ii.Jacob Wilklow.
+11iii.Moses Wilklow.
12iv.----- Wilklow was born about 1792. He died an infant.
+13v.Mary "Polly" Wilklow.
+14vi.John Wilklow.
+15vii.Hannah Wilklow.
16viii.Isaac Wilklow was born on 11 March 1802 in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. He was baptized on 11 July 1802 at New Paltz Reformed Church in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY.
+17ix.Catherine Wilklow.
+18x.Ruliff Wilklow.
19xi.----- Wilklow was born after 1807. He died an infant.

Census records (thru 1840 from New Paltz, NY)
1790 2m(under 16), 1m(over 16), 1f
1800 1m(under 10), 2m(10-15), 1m(26-44), 2f(under 10), 1f(26-44)
1810 1m(under 10), 2m(10-15), 1m(16-44), 1m(45 & over), 1f(under 10), 1f(10-15), 1f(16-25), 1f(26-44)
1830 Widow Wilklow 1f(50-59)
1840 Jemima Wilklow 1m(60-69), 1f(70-79), she aged 73
1850 (Lloyd, NY) Jemima 84, Isaac 75