Ame Searing1

F, b. circa 1733, d. before 25 November 1772
FatherJohn Searing III b. c 1703, d. b 12 May 1746
MotherElizabeth (?) b. b 1710, d. b 20 Apr 1761
     Ame was born circa 1733 in Hempstead Town, Queens County, Long Island, New York. She is noted as Anne in her mother's will. She was thought to be "Ame". Her father's will said "Amye". She was often referred to as Amje. Ame married James Smith on 11 May 1753 in Queens County, Long Island, New York, at St. George's Anglician Church in the Town of Hempstead.2,3 Ame departed this life before 25 November 1772 in Hempstead Town, Queens County, Long Island, New York. After 10 November 1761 [her mother's will]. She was buried at Town of Hempstead, Long Island, New Netherlands, in Hempstead's Old Town Burying Ground.


  1. [S90] Genealogies of Long Island Families From the New York Genealogical & Biographical Record.
  2. [S862] New York Marriage Licenses: 10 May 1753 - Ame Searing & James Smith.
  3. [S978] St. George's Episcopal Church Records, originally Anglican - founded in 1702: Marriage Record: 11 May 1753 - James Smit & Ame Searing - longislandgenealogy,com.