|Haring Appliqué Quilt |
Date: 1869. Fabric: cotton. Size: 70"x 86.5".
Elizabeth Bogert, daughter of Mattheus Bogert and Maria Demarest, was born July 25, 1811. She married Peter D. Haring (1807-1864) at Tappan on July 5, 1828. She died December 21, 1890. An inventory of her estate listed a silk bed quilt (worth $10) and six bed quilts ($6). By her will, Betsey Haring of Harrington Township left an "album qult" to her daughter Anna Marie Onderdonk; "one crazy worsted quilt" her son Samuel B. Haring; a "silk quilt" to son Albert Z. Haring; a "diamond quilt" to granddaughter Lydia Haring; a "star quilt" to granddaughter Carry Doniker; a "curtain quilt" to grandson Newton; and a "calico quilt" to grandson David.
from Ladies Ramble, Quilts from the collections of the Bergen County Historical Society.
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Dutch Door Genealogy has an 1835 coverlet made for Betsey (Elizabeth Bogert) by I. Christie
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