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Sanders Family Cemetery

North Ballston Avenue, Scotia, NY

First Interment in 1783

Removals from other places to her in 1805 and 1848

Now under the jurisdiction of the First Reformed Church of Scotia

Copied by Donald A. Keefer, Aug. 24 and 25, 1967

 

 

Monuments

 

(Monument)

(East Face)

This monument is erected by John Saunders (sic) in rememberance of the remains of his Ancestors and relatives removed in 1805 from under the Dutch Church in the city of Albany and deposited here.

Barent Sanders, Nat. 8 May 1678, Obt. Nov. 18, 1757

Maria Wendell, his wife, Nat. 16 Aug. 1677, Obt. 28 Dec. 1743

They had 2 sons, Robert and John

Robert Sanders, Nat. 11 July 1705, Obt. 24 May 1765

Elizabeth Scuyler (sic), his wife, Obt. 30 July 1763

Their Children were

Maria, Nat. 21 Aug. 1747, Obt. 6 Sep. 1747

Barent, Nat. 20 July 1748, Obt. (blank)

Maria, Nat. 15 Oct. 1749 (blank)

Catharine, Nat. 18 Feb. 1751, Obt. 26 July 1771

Barent, Nat. 16 Dec 1753, Obt. 15 Oct. 1756

Peter, Nat. 2 Dec. 1755, Obt. 4 May 1774

Deborah, Nat. 8 Feb. 1758, Obt. 28 Nov. 1793

Elizabeth, Nat. 9 July 1760, Obt. (blank)

Elizabeth, Nat. 18 Dec. 1761, Obt. 25 April 1786

(Monument)

(East Face)

In Memory of

ALEXANDER LINDSAY GLEN

A Scotchman of

the Highlands, one of the

Pioneer Settlers of Schenectady and

Proprietor of Scotia

Died November 13, 1685

And of His wife

CATHERINE DOUGAN

Died August 12, 1684

Buried under the First Dutch

Church of Schenectady

which he erected in 1682 removed

to the spot 1848

(Monument)

(East Face)

Col. Jacob Glen, Na. 29 Dec. 1691, Ob. 19 Aug. 1762

Sarah Wendell his wife, Na. 5 Nov. 1688, Ob. 19 Aug 1762

They had one daughter named Deborah.

John Sanders, Na. 10 Dec. 1714, Ob. 13 Sept. 1782

Deborah Glen his wife, Na. 9 July 1721, Ob. 8 Mar. 1786

They had 11 children: Maria, Sarah, Barent, Elizabeth, Elizabeth, Barent, Efie, Jacob Glen, John, Barent, Margaret

Barent, Na. 6 Aug 1744, Ob. 21 Nov 1746

Elizabeth, Nat. 19 Sept. 1746, Ob. 19 Sept. 1747

2d Elizabeth, Na. 5 Dec. 1748, Ob. 5 Feb. 1776

2d Barent, Na. Dec. 22, 1750, Ob. 1 Sept. 1758

Jacob Glen, Na. Apr. 5, 1755, Ob. 18 Sept. 1765

3d Barent, Na. Dec. 26, 1759, Ob. 31 Dec. (blank)

(West Face)

Deborah Sanders, wife of John Sanders, Na. 8 Feb 1758, Ob. 28 Nov. 1793

She had 8 children: Elizabeth, Barent, Robert, Sarah, Catharine, Robert, Jacob Glen, Peter.

(Monument)

(West Face)

JACOB G. SANDERS

Born April 21, 1789

Died March 26 1867

In the 78th Year of

his age

Base: J. G. SANDERS

(Monument)

(West Face)

CATHARINE M. COX

Relict of

JACOB G. SANDERS

Born July 15th 1806

Died

December 1st, 1871

Base: SANDERS

(Monument)

(West Face)

CHARLES P. SANDERS

Born Nov. 26, 1824

Died Mar. 26, 1891

JANE L. TEN BROECK

Wife of

CHARLES P. SANDERS

Born Oct. 25, 1823

Died Dec. 4, 1898

Base: SANDERS

(South Face)

CHARLES P.

1856-1923

ANNA LEE

His Wife

1860-1936

(North Face)

LIVINGSTON

1867-1919

ADELAIDE TEN BROECK

His Wife

1872-19??

(East Face)

PETER E. SANDERS

Son of

PETER & MARIA SANDERS

Born April 2, 1827

Died Aug. 5, 1898

L. TEN BROECK

1848-1927

(Monument)

(West Face)

JANE LIVINGSTON

Wife of

JOHN SANDERS

Born September 4, 1804

Died Oct. 27, 1871

JOHN SANDERS

Born Dec. 27, 1802

Died May 21, 1883

Base: JOHN SANDERS

(South Face)

EUGENE LIVINGSTON SANDERS

Nov. 1, 1835

May 12, 1902

His Wife

ELIZABETH A.

July 23, 1840

Aug. 7, 1900

(North Face)

WALTER T. L. SANDERS

Eldest son of

JOHN SANDERS AND

JANE LIVINGSTON

Sept. 7, 1830

May 9, 1901

 

Headstones

 

Surname
Headstone Inscription
Anderson

ELIZABETH

Eldest Child of John

Sanders Deceased

Relict of Wm. Anderson M. D.

Born Dec. 20, 1777

Died June 21, 1850

Aged 72 yrs. 6 mos.

 

In

Memory of

ISAAC ANDERSON

late of Princeton

New Jersey

who departed this life

14th August 1806

at Ballston Springs

in the 63rd year

of his age

 

In

Memory of

JAMES ANDERSON

Son of

Isaac and Sophia Anderson

of Princeton New Jersey

who died

4th of June 1802

Aged 31 years

 

In

Memory of

A SON of William

Anderson & Elizabeth

Sanders his wife,

born Sept. 6th 1801

Beeckman/Beekman

In Memory

of JOHN BEECKMAN

Son

of Jacob Beeckman

who departed this life

August 13th 1791

Aged 6 Years

3 Months & 17 Days

(brownstone)

 

In Memory of

COL. JACOB

BEEKMAN

Who died Nov. 4th 1817

Aged 57 years

(brownstone)

 

In Memory of

PHILIP MILLEDOLER

infant Son of

James W. & Albian S. Beekman

of New York

born at New York June 12, 1815

died at Saratoga Springs

August 15, 1816

Glen

In Memory

of SARAH GLEN, Wife

of John S. Glen

who departed this life

August 31st 1788

Aged 26 years

5 months & 28 days

(brownstone)

Oosthoudt/Oosterhoudt

In

Memory of

JANE OOSTERHOUDT

daughter of Joseph

and Sarah

Oosterhoudt

who departed this

life July 31st 1794

Aged 9 years

4 months and

4 days

(brownstone)

Sanders

In Memory of

ALEXANDER GLEN

Son of Theodore W. &

Margaret N. Sanders

who died 29 Sept. 1842

aged 1 year & 11 months

 

In Memory of

ALEXANDER LINDSAY

Son of

Charles P. Sanders &

Jane L. his wife

died 29th Oct. 1847

aged 4 months & 4 days

 

In Memory of

ELIZABETH NICOLL

Daughter of

Theodore W. Sanders

and Margaret N. Sill

who departed this life

Feb. 7, 1831 Aged

one year and one month

and 11 days

 

In

Memory of

JOHN SANDERS

Proprietor of the Scotia Estate

who died 30th March 1834

Aged 76 years 5 months

and 28 days

He was distinguished for

hospitality, sound understanding

and strict integrity

 

In memory of DEBORA

daughter of Robert Sanders

the beloved consort of John

Sanders Esq. who departed

this life 28th Nov. 1793 was

born 8th Feb. 1758 she was

the mother of 8 children

and left 4 sons and 3 daugh-

ters to lament her loss.

 

In Memory of

ALBERTINA TEN BROECK

widow of

John Sanders Esq.

and Mother of

John & Theodore W. Sanders

who died July 23d 1840

in the 80th year of her age

 

KITTIE

Daughter of

Eugene L. and Lizzie A.

Sanders

Born Nov. 7th 1860

Died Dec. 9th 1864

 

In Memory of

MARGARET MATHER SANDERS

Child of

Theodore W. Sanders &

Margaret N. Sill his wife

Departed this life

April 16th 1839

Aged 5 years 2 months

and 5 days

 

PETER SANDERS

Born

Feb. 17, 1792

Died

May 12, 1850

aged 58 yrs. 2 mos

& 25 days

 

MARIA ELMENDORF

Wife of

Peter Sanders

Born March 26, 1796

Died April 15, 1869

 

Here Lies Inter (sic)

the Remains of

ROBERT SANDERS

was Born Sep. 8th 1781

Died Oct. 25th 1783

(brownstone)

 

In

Memory of

ROBERT SANDERS

Born 18th July 1787

Died 5th November 1840

Aged 53 years 3 months

and 18 days

He was a man of strict integrity

and esteemed by all who knew him

Ten Eyck

In Memory of

JOHN S. TEN EYCK

who departed this life

on the 15th July 1838

aged 60 years 10 months

12 days

 

In Memory of

ELIZABETH

wife of

John S. Ten Eyck

who died 2nd June 1836

aged 63 years 6 months

and 12 days

 

In

memory of

ELSIE

daughter of John S. &

Elisabeth Ten Eyck

who died Aug. 18th 1826

aged 22 y. 9m. &

8 days

 

In Memory

of ELSIE SANDERS

daughter of

of (sic) John Sanders

Esquire, the wife

of Myndet (sic) S. Ten Eyck

who departed this life

on the 12th of February 1797

aged 43 years & 11 months

(brownstone)

 

In

Memory

of JACOB GLEN TEN EYCK

Son of Myndert S.

Ten Eyck and Elsie

his wife, who was born

Feb. 14th 1789

departed this life

April 4th 1791

(brownstone)

Van Rensselaer

In Memory of

KILLIAN K. VAN RENSSELAER

of the City of Albany

who died June 18th 1845

Aged 82 years

and 9 days

 

In Memory of

MARGARETTA SANDERS

wife of Killian K. Van Rensselaer

and daughter of

John Sanders and Deborah Glen

who after a life spent in the discharge

of every Social duty; Died in the

Christian faith 21st April 1830

Aged 65 years and 10 Months

Leaving 4 sons

John Sanders

William

Richard &

Barent Sanders Van Rensselaer

 

In Memory of

DEBORAH SANDERS

Daughter of

K. K. & Margaretta

Van Rensselaer

who died September

4th 1796 aged 11 Months

& 8 days

(brownstone)

 

In Memory of

PETER S. VAN RENSSELAER ESQR.

Born 16th July 1778

Died 9th May 1844

Aged 65 years 9 months

and 23 days

 

In

Memory of

SALLY SANDERS

Daughter of

John & Deborah Sanders

of Scotia

and relict of

Peter S. Van Rensselaer Esq.

Born Aug. 28, 1783

Died Aug. 13, 1870

Aged 85 yrs. 11 mos

& 15 days

Wiley

MARY WILEY

Died

Oct 29th 1854

Aged 62 years

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