Benjamin Van Vechten
Benjamin Van Vechten filed a will in April 1748. It stated that he was "very sick." It named his wife, son, and mother as his heirs. He died in August 1749. He had not reached his twenty-ninth birthday. His widow re-married in 1753 and lived until 1787.
Sources: The life of Benjamin Van Vechten is CAP biography number 2393. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 8/10/06