Found him on the 1860 Claverack, Columbia, New York census (img 12)
as Henry M Snyder
age 36, farm laborer, single, living at home.
Found him on the 1880 Ancram, Columbia, New York census (dist 1 img 20)
as Henry M. Snyder
age 56 living with his brother John. His wife, Susan
is living in the household of her parents Jonas
and Mary Fingar
Susan S. Snyder and James M. Fingar, as executrix and executor under the Last Will and Testament of Henry M. Snyder, deceased, plaintiffs against John H. Speed, defendant.
In pursuance of a judgment of foreclosure and sale granted in this court in the above entitled action on the 9th day of March, 1897. ard entered in the office of the Clerk of Columbia County, N. Yâ€ž on the 9th day of March, 1897, I, the undersigned, the Referee in and by said judgment appointed for that purpose, will sell at public auction at the Court House In the City of Hudson Columbia County, N. Y . on the 24th day of April , 1897, at eleven o'clock a. m. of that day, the real estate and mortgaged premises in and by said judgment directed to be sold, and therein described as follows:
"All that tract and parcel of land situated Iying and being in the Town, County and State aforesaid (meaning town of Claveraek, county of Columbia and state of New York) bounded and described as follow: viz: On the north and northerly lands of lately Edward Clum and Walter W. Merrifleld respectively; on the west and westerly
by lands of Charles Jones and Frank and Peter W. Jones respectively; on the south and southeriy by lands of Charity Hornfager and wife. of Cornelius P. gaul and Eliza Bedeman respectively, and on the east and easterly by lands of Samuel S. Miller; containing forty nine acres of land, be the size more or less. Being same, premises conveyer to said John H. Speed by deed from Jaseph W. Clapper and wife dated February 18th, 1843, and by deed from William M. Mlller dated October 30th, 1877.
Dated March 9, 1847
EDWARD F. McCORMICK, Referee.
Hudson Daily Register April 7, 1897