- According to Maria Horner Lansdale (S105), this couple had 8 children: 4 boys (Cornelius, William, Philip, John) and 4 daughters (Mary Ricketts, Elizabeth, Cornelia, and Violetta).
According to Pountney-Davis, he also fought in the Revolution. He is on the Revolutionary War page. Note also the following, from the New York Gazette, No. 1219, Feb. 23, 1775:
"Lately died at his seat in Bedminster, East New-Jersey, Lieut. Col. Peter Penier, of the second Battalion of the Somerset Regiment of Foot Militia, commanded by Col. Philip Van Horne." (From: Newspaper Extracts, 1775, Archives of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. XXXI, pp. 48-87). [2, 3]