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Subject: Vangilder, Van Gilder, Van Guilder, Van Guilden
Author: Debbie Freeman
Date: September 18, 2009
Surnames: Vangilder, Van Gilder, Van Guilder, Van Guilden
Does anyone have suggestions on how I could locate any Dutch Reform church records for the Cayuga County, NY area.
I believe this surname could be Dutch background.
Particularly searching for a Jeremiah Vangilder (unknown birth & unknown death) who seem to have lived in the Sempronius, Cayuga County area before 1800. He is listed in the 1800 Census, a mention is made a Vangilder family moved to the Niles, Cayuga Co., NY area about 1792.
My ancestor was Amelia M Raner B 1829 in NY. Her mother was a Hannah Vangilder who married a Joshua Raner. There is a possible Hannah (Vangilder) Raner living in Cayuga Co., NY born about 1800. She named one of her sons Jeremiah Raner.
Thanks for any suggestions,