no image
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Marya (Montfort) Terhune (1776 - 1823)

Marya (Polly) Terhune formerly Montfort
Born in Conewago Township, York Co., Pennsylvaniamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1802 in Kentucky, United Statesmap
Died in Kentuckymap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Jan 2018
This page has been accessed 144 times.

Space: Low_Dutch_Settlements_in_Kentucky

Biography

Polly (Montfort) Terhune was part of the Low Dutch Settlements in Kentucky, 1780-1810


Baptism 3-3-1776 at RDC Conewago, given name as "Marya", daughter of Frans Monfort and mother Gertie Banta.

Stephen left Mercer County, Kentucky and along with other Mercer County families formed a second colony in the “Low Dutch Tract” in Shelby & Henry Counties where the related families of the Bantas, the Vories’ and the Montfort’s resided.

They had four children, John, Stephen, William & Patsy. Page 19 of the Van Nice Family History states that John was born in 1803 but there is no trace of the other three children.

Sources

  • Van Nice Family History 1661-1979, or Vannice, Van Nuis, Van Nuys. A Record of the Family of Isaac Van Nuys (or Vannice) of Harrodsburg, Kentucky son of Issac Van Nuys of Millstone, New Jersey by Carrie Allen 1916


More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Is Polly your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Polly by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Polly:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Sponsored by Ancestry ®

Family History Search.

Simplified.

Enter a grandparent's name. Just one grandparent can lead you to many discoveries.

Comments

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

M  >  Montfort  |  T  >  Terhune  >  Marya (Montfort) Terhune

Categories: Low Dutch Settlements in Kentucky