Reformed Dutch Church of Guilford, New York Records, vol 1-2

Compiled by Kenneth E. Hasbrouck, New Paltz, New York

(Library of Michigan, Lansing, MI)

 

The Guilford Church was located at Guilford, a hamlet of the Township of Gardiner, New York (Ulster County). Before 1855, Guilford was a part of the Township of New Paltz.

 

Baptisms 1834-1918 also 1872-1918 by Rev. Calvin Lesher

 

1836, 30 Dec. Frances Luther Hornbeck May 23, 1836

Elsey Ann Decker

 

1843 William Henry George N. Decker May 25, 1843

Sarah Maria Polley

 

1845, 5 Sept. Mary Du Bois John S. Decker Sept. 6, 1844

Mary Jane Vanderlyn

 

1848, 1 Dec. John Augustus George N. Decker Jan. 24, 1848

Sarah Maria Polley

 

1856, 6 Sep. Charles C. George N. Decker Feb. 25, 1856

Sarah Pauley

 

1857, 30 May Isaiah Hasbrouck John Polmateer May 5, 1859

Ann Maria Decker [must be 1857]

 

1864, 5 Nov. Emily Ann George N. Decker June 13, 1863

Sarah Maria Poly

 

Baptisms by Rev. Calvin e. Lasher, 1872-1918

 

1898, Apr. 17 Howard Decker Adult (30 yr.)

 

1906, Feb 1 Frank J. Decker Frank J. Decker Dec. 22, 1905

Geraldine Warmer 6 weeks

 

1911, Apr. 10 David M. Wm. Decker Frank Decker Nov. 14, 1910

Geraldine Warmer 5 weeks

 

 

Funerals, During the pastorate of Rev. Calvin E. Lasher, 1874-1923.

 

Name Age Residence Burial Date/Burial Remarks

2 infants of Soln 3 mos. New Paltz Shawangunk Sept. 29, 1881 Extempore

Decker

 

Edith Decker 3 yrs Gardiner Walker Valley Feb. 21, 1885 Extempore

 

Thos. Decker 73 Gardiner Burlingham Mar. 17, 1888 Extempore

 

Mrs. Levina Decker 80 Gardiner Shaw. Church Oct. 9, 1892 Extempore

 

Edith Mary Decker 4 mos. Guilford New Paltz Feb 16, 1905 Extempore

 

Mrs. Munson Decker 79 Trapps Kerhonkson Oct. 16, 1906 Extempore

 

Munson Decker 83 Kerhonkson Kerhonkson Dec. 24, 1906 Extempore

 

Mrs. DuBois Decker 65 Bruynwick Sharon Cem. Feb. 13, 1907 Extempore

 

Mrs. M. J. Decker 72 Newburgh Sharon Cem. Mar. 15, 1907 I Thess 4:14

 

Mrs. Frank Decker 39 Guilford New Paltz Cem.May 30, 1913 Ps 35:14

 

Mrs. Elizabeth

Ostrander Decker 76 Newburgh Shawangunk Feb. 16, 1914 Extempore

 

Harry Decker 28 Forest Glen New Paltz Cem. Mar. 16, 1915 Extempore

 

Elvie Eliza Decker 15 Trapps Kerhonkson Mar 15, 1921

 

Wm. Decaer Forest Glen New Paltz Cem. Apr. 2, 1921

 

Frank J. Decker 43 Libertyville New Paltz Cem. Oct. 10, 1922