Jacob GALUSHA
Dinah (Comstock) MADDISON

Husband:  Jacob GALUSHA
Birth:   2 Aug 1756, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut 
Death:  16 Jun 1836, Almond, Allegany Co., New York 
Burial:
Father:  Jacob GALUSHA     
Mother:  Mary NORTON

Marriage:  5 May 1780, Williamstown, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts 

Wife:  Dinah (Comstock) MADDISON
Birth:   Abt 1762, Rhode Island 
Death:   10 Mar 1843, Alfred, Allegany Co., New York 
Burial:  
Father:  
Mother:  

Children:
1. (Twin) Jonathan GALUSHA, b: 15 Feb 1782, Williamstown, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts
2.
(Twin) David GALUSHA, b: 15 Feb 1782, Williamstown, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts
3. Sally GALUSHA, b: 12 Aug 1784, Williamstown, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts
4. Clarinda GALUSHA, b: 1786, Williamstown, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts
5. Lyman GALUSHA, b: 1788, Stephentown, Rensselaer Co., New York
6. Jacob GALUSHA, b: Mar 1793, Berlin, Rensselaer Co., New York
7. Phebe GALUSHA, b: 1795, Berlin, Rensselaer Co., New York
8. Lydia GALUSHA, b: Abt 1798, Berlin, Rensselaer Co., New York
9. Oliver H. GALUSHA, b: 1802, Berlin, Rensselaer Co., New York
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Notes:
Jacob served in the Revolutionary War from August 14, 1777 through February 14, 1781.  His service shows he was in Hill's Company, Herman Swift's Regiment of the Connecticut Line.  His Pension file (W-24270) can be found at: Revolutionary War Pension Files.

 From the New York Pensioners, 1835 database:
       County:  Otsego
       Name:  Jacob Galusha      Age: 77
       Rank:  Private
       Annual Allowance:  96.00
       Sums Received:  1,523.99
       Description of Service:  Connecticut Line
       When Placed on Pension Rolls:  October 5, 1818
       Commencement of Pension:  April 21, 1818

     1790 Federal Census Data (M637_0006, Page 45),  Stephen Town, Albany Co., New York

 NAME

Males < 16

Males 16 +

Females

 

  GALUSHA, Jacob

3

1

3

 

     Indicates:

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 3 Males

<16

   1774 - 1790

  =  Jonathan    (b: 1782)
  =  David          (b: 1782)
  = 
Lyman        (b: 1788)

 1 Male

16 +

   1774 or Before

  =  Jacob         (b: 1757)

 3 Females

any

   1790 or Before

  =  Dinah          (b: 1762)
  =  Sally           (b: 1784)
  =  Clarinda      (b: 1786)

      1800 Federal Census Data (M32_0022, Page 141),  Bern, Albany Co., New York 

 NAME

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Females

Females

Females

Females

Females

 

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

 GALUSHA, Jacob

3

0

2

0

1

2

2

0

1

0

Indicates

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 3 Males

< 10

1790 1800

  =  Lyman       (b: 1788)
  =  Jacob        (b: 1793)
  =  Unknown

 

 2 Males

16 - 25

1775 1784

  =  Jonathan   (b: 1782)
  =  David         (b: 1782)

 

 1 Male

45 +

1755 or Before

  =  Jacob        (b: 1757)  

 

 2 Females

< 10

1790 1800

  =  Phebe        (b: 1795)
  = 
Lydia         (b: 1798)

 

 2 Females

10 - 15

1785 1790

  =  Sally          (b: 1784)
  =  Clarinda     (b: 1786)

 

 1 Female

26 - 44

1756 1774

  =  Dinah         (b: 1762)

 

     1810 Federal Census Data (M252_0036, Page 88),  Jefferson, Schoharie Co., New York 

 NAME

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Females

Females

Females

Females

Females

 

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

 GALUSHA, Jacob

1

1

0

0

1

0

1

1

0

1

Indicates:

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 1 Male

< 10

1800 1810

  =  Oliver         (b: 1802)

 1 Male

10 - 15

1795 1800

  =  Unknown

 1 Male

45 +

1765 or Before

  =  Jacob        (b: 1757)

 1 Female

10 - 15

1795 1800

  =  Lydia         (b: 1798)

 1 Female

16 - 25

1785 1794

  =  Phebe        (b: 1795)  

 1 Female

45 +

1765 or Before

  =  Dinah         (b: 1762)

1820 Federal Census Data (M33_0074, Page 11),  Worcester, Otsego Co., New York 

 NAME

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Females

Females

Females

Females

Females

 

<10

10-15

16-18

16-25

26-44

45+

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

 GALUSHA, Jacob

0

0

0

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

Indicates:

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 1 Male

16 - 25

1795 1804

  =  Oliver        (b: 1802)

 1 Male

26 - 44

1776 1794

  =  Unknown

 1 Male

45 +

1775 or Before

  =  Jacob       (b: 1757)

 1 Female

45 +

1775 or Before

  =  Dinah        (b: 1762)

1830 Federal Census Data (M19_0084, Page 18), Almond, Allegany Co., New York

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 GALUSHA, Jacob

Males

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

 

Females

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 1 Male

60 69

1761 1770

  =  Jacob            (b: 1757)  ?

 

 1 Female

60 69

1761 1770

  =  Dinah             (b: 1762)

 

By 1840, Jacob had died and Dinah was living with their daughter, Clarinda, and her family.
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Sources:
1) Birth - Child #1:  New Ashford, Berkshire County Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - Births (Noted: In Williamstown)