Jacob Sencibaugh’s parents. My grandfather’s ggggrandparents.

William was born in 1761 in Montgomery, Orange Co, New York, where he was baptized in the Dutch Reformed Church on 4Feb1761. He relocated to PEI during the Revolutionary War, as a Loyalist.

William and Ruth were married 21Mar1788 in Charlottetown, Queens County, PEI.

William was a farmer in Murray Harbour, PEI, where all ten of their children were born. William died in 1815 in Murray Harbour, PEI.

Jacob, my grandfather’s gggrandfather, was the fifth son. Eight of the children lived to adulthood and married.

William’s parents were Jacob Sencabaugh and Elizabeth Christ, my grandfather’s gggggrandparents. Nothing more is known.

This information can be documented by the 1881 census in familysearch.org and the islandregister.com/mhbaptisms.html and http://www.annebrooks.ca/.

The differences in the spelling of Sencibaugh are not typos. They are variations, all one and the same.