Did you know many Hasbroucks served in the Revolutionary War? The Hasbroucks, along with other Huguenots, emigrated from France to gain freedom from religious persecution, only to find themselves back in the fight for freedom from Great Britain and its Thirteen Colonies. The Hasbroucks served in the capacity of Patriotic Service to Captain of their regiment: Benjamin Hasbrouck, Ulster County, PS NY / Jacob Hasbrouck, Ulster County, NY; Major PS NY / Elias Hasbrouck, Captain.
Donna Hasbrouck, an eleventh generation and a member of the Daughter’s of the American Revolution (DAR), has done extensive research on the involvement of the family within the war. To see the many documents and photos, she has composed a public tree on Ancestry .com titled (click on title):
The only catch, one has to be a member of Ancestry.com to gain access to the material. On the site, you will find cemetery marker photos, military documents, and proof of service attached to the soldiers along with other data. For reference, this is a list of Revolutionary War Soldiers and family. One will learn a great deal from all her research. She would be happy to answer questions or inquiries e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.