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  • ID: I6723
  • Name: William Few CHRYSTIE
  • Surname: Chrystie
  • Given Name: William Few
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 5 Jul 1823 in Fishkill Landing, New York
  • Christening: 29 May 1823 Reformed Dutch Church, Beacon, New York
  • Death: 4 Dec 1902 in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York
  • _UID: 0373FA3E8006224AB9A4B8CE62256C9309EB
  • Note:
    1. 1850 New York Census

    New York City

    Catherine Few 84 $50,000 b. NY
    Mary " 55
    William Chrystie 27 Lawyer b. NY


    2. 1860 New York Census

    Greenburgh, Westchester County

    Wm. L. Christy 36 Attorney $10,000 b. NY
    Frances " 70 b. NY
    Emily " 28 b. NY
    William " 4 b. NY
    Emily " 2 b. NY

    3. 1870 New York Census

    Greenburgh, Westchester County

    Christy, William 46 $90,000 b. NY No occupation listed
    " Emily 39 b. Georgia
    " Francis 81 $4,000 b. NY
    " Emily 14 b. NY
    " William 11 b. NY
    " Frank 5 b. NY

    4. 1880 New York Census

    Hastings on Hudson, Westchester County

    Christi, Frances F. 91
    " William F. 57 Son Lawyer
    " Emily J. 46 Wife
    " Emily J. 24 Daughter
    " William F. 22 Son
    " Frank 20 Son
    " Mary K. 7 Daughter

    5. 1900 New York Census

    Hastings on Hudson, Westchester County

    Chrystie, William b. Jul 1823 NY No occupation listed
    " Emily Wife b. Oct 1830 Georgia
    " William Son b. Jul 1860 NY Capitalist
    " Frank Son b. Jan 1862 NY Capitalist

    6. The Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy - First Familes of America - A Genealogical Encyclopedia of the United States. ed. Frederick A. Virkus. Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, 1968. Volume I, Lineage Records, Page 575

    7. New York Births and Baptisms, Southeast Region, 1660-1916

    Child: Wm. Few Reference ID: 29 Birth Date: 5 Jul 1823 Bapt. Date: 29 May 1823 Parents: Albert Chrystie; Frances Few Source: Reformed Dutch Church, Beacon, NY Records: 1819-1904 Beacon Reformed Dutch Church: 1819-1876 Location: City of Beacon, Dutchess County --- Denomination: Reformed Dutch

    8. Ancestry.com. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2001. Original data: John Matthews. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. New York, NY: Crest publishing Company, Inc., 1907.

    William Few Chrystie , of Hastings-on-H., N.Y. (Son of Albert Chrystie , m 1822 , Frances , da. of Col. William Few , of N.Y., U.S. Sen. from Geogia , one of the framers of the U.S. Constitution, and grand-da. of Capt. James Nicholson , 1737-1804 , Senior Officer U.S. Navy, War of Revol.; son of Major James Chrystie , b in Edinburgh, Scotland , 1750 , Lieut , in U.S. Army in Revol. War, d 1807 ).
    Born at Fishkill Landing, N.Y. , July 5, 1823 ; Columbia Coll., 1839-40 ; Harvard Law Sch., Mass. , 1842 ; m Jan. 11, 1855 , Emily Harvey , da. of Western B. Thomas , of Augusta, Ga.
    Issue.: i. William , b July 6, 1859 .; ii. Francis Few .; i. Emily , m Oct. 23, 1884 , Prof. M.M. Curtis, of Cleveland, O. ; ii. Mary Cath. , m Oct. 7, 1896 , C. de Witt Cochrane, of N.Y.
    Arms - Argent, a chevron between three wells sable. Crest - A phnix rising out of flames proper. Motto - Malo mori quam fdari.
    Residences - Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y. ; Sand Hills, Ga. ; and Greenport, L.I. Clubs - Union, N.Y. City; Ardsley Country, Town Ridge Yacht, Hastings.

    8. First mayor of the Villiage of Hastings-on-Hudson, New York

    9. NY Times obituary
  • Change Date: 10 Aug 2008 at 11:07:32



    Father: Albert CHRYSTIE b: 1789 in New York City
    Mother: Frances C. FEW b: 20/1 Apr/Jul 1789 in New York City

    Marriage 1 Emily Harvey THOMAS b: Oct 1832 in Georgia
    • Married: 11 Jan 1855
    • Note: William Few Chrystie , of Hastings-on-H., N.Y. (Son of Albert Chrystie , m 1822 , Frances , da. of Col. William Few , of N.Y., U.S. Sen. from Geogia , one of the framers of the U.S. Constitution, and grand-da. of Capt. James Nicholson , 1737-1804 , Senior Officer U.S. Navy, War of Revol.; son of Major James Chrystie , b in Edinburgh, Scotland , 1750 , Lieut , in U.S. Army in Revol. War, d 1807 ). Born at Fishkill Landing, N.Y. , July 5, 1823 ; Columbia Coll., 1839-40 ; Harvard Law Sch., Mass. , 1842 ; m Jan. 11, 1855 , Emily Harvey , da. of Western B. Thomas , of Augusta, Ga. Issue.: i. William , b July 6, 1859 .; ii. Francis Few .; i. Emily , m Oct. 23, 1884 , Prof. M.M. Curtis, of Cleveland, O. ; ii. Mary Cath. , m Oct. 7, 1896 , C. de Witt Cochrane, of N.Y. Arms - Argent, a chevron between three wells sable. Crest - A phnix rising out of flames proper. Motto - Malo mori quam fdari. Residences - Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y. ; Sand Hills, Ga. ; and Greenport, L.I. Clubs - Union, N.Y. City; Ardsley Country, Town Ridge Yacht, Hastings.
    Children
    1. Has No Children Albert CHRYSTIE
    2. Has No Children William Few CHRYSTIE b: 1856 in New York
    3. Has Children Emily Thomas CHRYSTIE b: 13 Jan 1856 in New York
    4. Has No Children William Few CHRYSTIE b: 6 Jul 1858 in Hastings on Hudson, New York
    5. Has No Children Francis "Frank" Few CHRYSTIE b: 27 Feb 1861 in New York, New York
    6. Has No Children Maisie (Mary) Katherine CHRYSTIE b: 18 Jan 1873 in New York
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