Walter Ostrander
Sex: Male
Birth: September 12, 1806
Schodack, New York
East Greenbush
Reformed Dutch Church
Death: 1880
Schodack, New York
Burial: Mountain View Cemetery
Castleton-on-Hudson, New York
Father: Johannes A. Ostrander (1761-1840)
Mother: Sarah Campbell (1775-1848)
Spouse/Partner: Eliza Ann Wilbur (1814-1887)
Children: George W. Ostrander
Georgianna Ostrander
Sarah Ann Ostrander
Abram Cline Ostrander (1843-1914)
Martha Jane Ostrander
James Edward Ostrander
Walter C. Ostrander
Mary E. Ostrander
John T. Ostrander
Franklin C. Ostrander
Ella L. Ostrander

Walter Ostrander was a farmer in Schodack, Rensselaer County, New York. He owned one of the largest farmsteads in the area, known as "Brookview, Rensselaer County".

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Walter Ostrander (September 12, 1806 - September 17, 1880) was the youngest son of Captain Johannes A. Ostrander, a Continental Army Officer in the American Revolutionary War, and his wife Sarah Campbell. He was born on the farm that he would later inherit, and lived his life in the vicinity of Rensselaer County.

He married Eliza Ann Wilbur (February 23, 1814 - August 1, 1887) in Albany, New York, in 1835. They had 11 children: George W. Ostrander, Georgianna Ostrander, Sarah Ann Ostrander, Abram Cline Ostrander, Martha Jane Ostrander, James Edward Ostrander, Walter Carpenter Ostrander, Mary Elizabeth Ostrander, Mary Elizabeth Ostrander, John Thomas Ostrander, Franklin Clark Ostrander, and Ella Louise Ostrander.

Walter Ostrander was interred in Mountain View Cemetery, Castleton-on-Hudson, New York.