Catharine Tremper1

#1517, (25 February 1774 - 5 March 1828)
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Michael Tremper1 (c 1745 - c 1788)
Mother*Louisa Van Deusen1 (1748 - 1826)


Thomas Bradbury Chandler Collord b. 1772, d. 1840
Children 1.Isaac Collord+14 (1794 - 1875)
 2.Leah Collord+15 (s 1796 - b 1840)
 3.Anna Maria Collord+16 (1799 - b 1840)
 4.Catherine Collord17 (c 1802 - 1843)
 5.Samuel Worden Collord+18 (1807 - 1883)
 6.Emeline Collord+12 (1810 - 1895)
 7.Mary A Collord15 (c 1812 - )
 8.Joseph Collord15 (a 1818 - )
Her married name was Collord.2 
Birth*25 February 1774She was born on 25 February 1774 at New York, New York.3,4 
Baptism13 March 1774She was baptized on 13 March 1774 at Reformed Dutch Church of New Amsterdam, New York, New York.1 
1776She removed to Fishkill, NY with Michael Tremper and Louisa Van Deusen in 1776; during the evacuation of New York.5 
1785She removed with Michael Tremper and Louisa Van Deusen to New York City, New York, in 1785 from Dutchess County.6 
Marriage*9 June 1793She married Thomas Bradbury Chandler Collord, son of Isaac Collord and Anne Spinning, on 9 June 1793 at Methodist Episcopal Church, New York, New York.7,2 
1811She and Thomas Bradbury Chandler Collord removed to Hamilton Co., OhioG, in 1811. Catherine's brother, Daniel, and his family also came to Ohio.8 
1820She and Thomas Bradbury Chandler Collord appeared on the census of 1820 at Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG; (four unidentified children.)9 
15 June 1821She was (an unknown value.)10 
Death*5 March 1828She died on 5 March 1828 at Clermont Co., OhioG, at age 54.11,12 
Burial*circa 8 March 1828She was buried circa 8 March 1828 at Collard Cemetery, Clermontville, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.3,13 


  1. [S1193] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York: Baptisms From 1731 to 1800 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1902), p. 339. Catharina, dau. of Michel Tremper and Lea Van Deursen, bapt. 13 Mar 1774; sponsors Thomas Schefield and Catharina King, his wife.
  2. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, compilers, American Ancestry, twelve volumes (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887-1899), XI:61, "m. June 9. 1793 Thomas B. C. Collord."
  3. [S534] Clermont County Cemetery Photo Project, Clermont County Genealogical Society, online, marker "Catherine consort of Thomas Collard", d. 5 Mar 1828, 54y 8d.
  4. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, American Ancestry, XI:61, "Catherina, b. Feb. 25, 1774."
  5. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, American Ancestry, 11:61.
  6. [S2615] David Franks and Noah Webster, The New York Directory 1786 (New York: The Trow City Directory Co., 1886), Annals, p. 89. "Michael Tremper peruke maker and hair dresser 26 Little Dock St. returns thanks for custom since his return to the city, and has for sale the most fashionable Wigs for gentlemen."
  7. [S2446] New York and Vicinity, United Methodist Church Records, 1775-1949, online, Vol 233: NYC John Street Church: Baptism, Marriage and Other Records, 1784-1798, p. 27. Thomas Collard and Catharine Trumper [sic], marr. 9 Jun 1793; witn. Miss Collard, [illegible] sister. Hereinafter cited as NY United Methodist Records.
  8. [S208] Richard Hayman Tremper, A History of the Tremper and Jeffries Families (privately published, 1971).
  9. [S115] 1820 U.S. Federal Census. Thomas (45+); F (45+) [Catherine]; m (10-15) [Samuel Worden], m (<10) [Joseph]; f (10-15) [Emeline], 4 f (<10) [ , , , ].
  10. [S2811] New Richmond, Ohio, Presbyterian Church Minutes and Records 1821-1844, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Minutes p. 4, img. 5/334. Received to the congregation, by cerificate, as Catharine Collord.
  11. [S2062] U.S. Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970, online, Ohio > New Richmond > Presbyterian Church > Baptisms, Births, Deaths > 1793-1866 > img. 318/334. New Richmond Presbyterian Church Congregational Reports and Records, 1821-1743, p 50. Catharine Collord, d. 5 Mar 1828.
  12. [S204] Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online, IL chapter, Luther W Benson.
  13. [S1628], online, no photo. Narrative: Catharine Tremper Collard, b. Feb., 1774, d. OH 5 Mar 1828, bur. Collard Cemetery, Clermontville, Clermont Co. OH. Inscription: consort of Thomas Collard, died March 5, 1828, aged 54yrs 8ds. Memorial# 72285319, created by Cory Sapp.
  14. [S212] Priscilla Tremper Leith on, internet post.
  15. [S1678] Ohio, Wills and Probate Records, 1786-1998, index and images, online, Will of Thomas Collard of New Richmond, 14 Jan 1840, q.v.
  16. [S215] New York Births and Christenings 1640-1962 index, online, Anna Maria, dau. of Thomas Collard [sic] and Catherine, b. 1 Jan 1799, bapt. 10 Feb 1799, Christ Episcopal, Broadway and 71st Street, New York NY; citing , reference ; FHL microfilm 532,976.
  17. [S229] Pamela Smith, Greenmound Cemetery, Ohio Township, Clermont County, Ohio, from Clermont County Genealogical Society on rootsweb (n.p.:, 2010), from grave marker. Hereinafter cited as Greenmound Cemetery CCGS.
  18. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, American Ancestry, XI:62.