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Sarah Bergen1

  • Sarah Bergen was named in her father's will dated on 11 September 1743.1

Citations

  1. [S3209] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. IV, 1744-1753), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1895), pages 256-257. Abstracting Lib. 17, p. 70. Hans Bergen. Hereinafter cited as Abs. NY Co. Wills v. 4, 1744-1753.

Sarah Janse Bergen1,2

b. between 1670 and 1675
  • Sarah Janse Bergen was probably born between 1670 and 1675 at Kings Co., Long Island, New York.
  • She married John Haviland, son of William Haviland and Hannah Hicks, before October 1697.1
  • Sarah Janse Bergen witnessed the baptism of Mary Taylor , daughter of Benjamin Taylor and Adriaantje Janse Bergen, on 13 February 1715 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses John Haviland, Sara Haviland).3,4
  • Sarah Janse Bergen witnessed the baptism of Sara Haviland , daughter of John Haviland and Jannetie, on 2 October 1722 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hans Bergen, Sara Heflant).5
  • Sarah Janse Bergen witnessed the baptism of John Colyer , son of Theodorus Colyer and Maria Haviland, on 14 June 1730 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Jan heflant, Saara hefelant).6
  • Sarah Janse Bergen is named in her husband's will on 10 February 1738 made an executor.7

Family: John Haviland d. 11 Oct 1740

Citations

  1. [S2731] Teunis G. Bergen, The Bergen Family or the Descendants of Hans Hansen Bergen one of the Early Settlers of New York and Brooklyn, L.I. (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1876), page 144. Hereinafter cited as Bergen Family. http://books.google.com/books
  2. [S512] Herbert F., M.A. Seversmith, "The Colyer Family of Long Island", The American Genealogist Vol.20, pp.97-105 (1943): p.104.. Hereinafter cited as "TAG 20:97-105."
  3. [S3404] Henry B. Hoff, "Dr. Henry Taylor of Flushing, Long Island and His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 120 page 27 (1989): 120:29. Hereinafter cited as "Dr. Henry Taylor."
  4. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 105:205. Maria; parents: Benjamin Taylor, Adriaentie Taylor; witnesses: John Haviland, Sara Haviland. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  5. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 106:92. Saara; parents: Jan heflant, Jannetie heflan; witnesses: hans bergen, Sara heflant. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  6. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 107:36. Jan; parents: Dooris Colyer, marytie Colyer; witness: Jan heflant, Saara hefelant. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  7. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 317-318. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 4. John Haviland. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  8. [S5786] Josephine C. Frost, The Haviland Genealogy; Ancestors and Descendants of William Haviland of Newport, Rhode Island, and Flushing, Long Island, 1653-1688, with Special Records of the Allied Families of Field, Hull, Torrey, Willett-Willis (New York: The Lyons Genealogical Company, 1914), page 46. Possible daughter of John Haviland. If so, she likely died prior to 1738, as she is not mentioned in his will. Hereinafter cited as Haviland Genealogy.
  9. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 138. Jan; parents: Jan Hebbelem, Sara Bergen. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  10. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 105:96. Brechje; parents: Jan Haviland, Sara Haviland; witnesses: Jan Hansen, Jannetje Hansen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."

Sarah Bergen1

  • Sarah Bergen was named in her father's will dated on 7 October 1784 youngest daughter. Called daughter, Sarah Hoogeland.1

Citations

  1. [S2342] Elmer T. Hutchinson, editor, Documents Relating to the Colonial, Revolutionary and Post Revolutionary History of the State of New Jersey First Series Vol.35; Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc. Vol. 6, 1781-1785 (Trenton, New Jersey: MacCrellish & Quigley Co., Printers, 1939), page 42. Abstracting Lib. 26, p. 284. Joris Bergen. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.6 1781-1785.

Stijntje Bergen1

b. 25 March 1712
  • Stijntje Bergen was baptized on 25 March 1712 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York; witnesses Lucas Elderse, Rachel Elderse.1

Citations

  1. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 105:146. Stijntje; parents: Hans Bergen, Antie Bergen; witnesses: Lucas Elderse, Rachel Elderse. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."

Sythee Bergen1

  • Sythee Bergen was named in her father's will dated on 7 October 1784 called daughter, Sythee Post.1

Citations

  1. [S2342] Elmer T. Hutchinson, editor, Documents Relating to the Colonial, Revolutionary and Post Revolutionary History of the State of New Jersey First Series Vol.35; Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc. Vol. 6, 1781-1785 (Trenton, New Jersey: MacCrellish & Quigley Co., Printers, 1939), page 42. Abstracting Lib. 26, p. 284. Joris Bergen. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.6 1781-1785.

Teunis Michielszen Bergen1

b. 16 May 1680
  • Teunis Michielszen Bergen was baptized on 16 May 1680 at New Utrecht, Kings Co., Long Island, New York; witnesses Teunis Gijsbertsz Boogaard, Sara Joris Rapailie.1,2
  • "He probably died young, no record having been found in which he is named, excepting that of his birth."3

Citations

  1. [S1964] George E. McCracken, "Catalyntje Trico Rapalje", The American Genealogist vol.35 (1959): 35:198. Hereinafter cited as "Trico-Rapalje, TAG 35 (1959)."
  2. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 397. Abraham; parents: Michiel Hansz Bergen, femmetje Teunis; op N. Utrecht. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  3. [S2731] Teunis G. Bergen, The Bergen Family or the Descendants of Hans Hansen Bergen one of the Early Settlers of New York and Brooklyn, L.I. (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1876), page 205. Hereinafter cited as Bergen Family. http://books.google.com/books

Tiesje Bergen1

b. 9 June 1711
  • Tiesje Bergen was said to be baptized on 9 June 1711 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (claimed by T. G. Bergen, but the record has not been found).2
  • Also known as Fiesje Bergen.2

Citations

  1. [S2731] Teunis G. Bergen, The Bergen Family or the Descendants of Hans Hansen Bergen one of the Early Settlers of New York and Brooklyn, L.I. (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1876), page 217. States that she was baptized in Brooklyn on 9 Jun 1711, but this record is not found. According to Bergen, "No further trace and probably died young.". Hereinafter cited as Bergen Family. http://books.google.com/books
  2. [S4616] Samuel S. Purple, "A Brief Memior of the Life and Writings of Hon. Teunis G. Bergen, of New Utrecht", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 12, page 149 (1881): 12:153. Hereinafter cited as "Teunis G. Bergen."

Tuenes Bergen1

b. 7 May 1721
  • Tuenes Bergen was baptized on 7 May 1721 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York; witnesses Ben Teller, Jannetie Bergen.1

Citations

  1. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 106:89. tuenes; parents: hans bergen, Antie bergen; witnesses: ben teller, Jannetie bergen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."

Tunis Jansen Bergen1

b. 20 April 1679, d. between 8 October 1755 and 24 February 1756
  • Tunis Jansen Bergen was baptized on 20 April 1679 at Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York; sponsors Lucas Teunis, Sara Teunis.1,2
  • He married Marritje Dirckse Woertman, daughter of Dirck Jansz Woertman and Marritje Teunis Nyssen, circa 1709.3
  • Tunis Jansen Bergen died between 8 October 1755 and 24 February 1756; (dates of will and proving).
  • Also known as Tuen Bergen.4
  • Also known as Theunis Bergen.5
  • He witnessed the baptism of Maria Gerritse , daughter of Jan Gerritsen and Adriaantje Janse Bergen, on 16 August 1709 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Theunis Bergen, Cattalijn Bergen).5
  • On 20 April 1714 John Ludlam conveyed to Tunis Jansen Bergen land at Jamaica, Long Island, and on the same day Ludlam gave Bergen a second deed covering one-half part of the land laid out to John and Joseph Ludlam by the town.6
  • He witnessed the baptism of Catherine Van Hook , daughter of Isaac Van Hoeck and Catlyn Bergen, on 2 October 1722 at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Tuen Bergen, Matye Bergen).7,4
  • His will was dated on 8 October 1755 proved 24 Feb 1756. Teunis Bergen, of Jamaica, in Queens County, yeoman, being now sick. My executors are to pay all debts and funeral charges, and to sell all real and personal estate. I leave to my wife Mary £25. All the rest I leave to my children, Dirck and Mary, wife of Johanes Hardenbrook, of Jamaica, and to the children of my daughter Jannettie, late wife of John Hegeman, of the Nine Partners, in Duchess County, and to my daughter Sarah, now wife of John Fox, of the Nine Partners, and my daughter Phebe, now wife of Peter Van Kemp, also of Nine Partners, and my daughter Catharine, now wife of John Lamberts, of Jamaica, cordwainer. I make my wife Mary and my son Dirck, and my son in law John Lamberts, Executors. Witnesses: John Bergen, Jr., Tunis Bergen, Jr., Benjamin Hinchman.3,8

Family: Marritje Dirckse Woertman b. 21 Nov 1686

Citations

  1. [S1964] George E. McCracken, "Catalyntje Trico Rapalje", The American Genealogist vol.35 (1959): 35:198. Hereinafter cited as "Trico-Rapalje, TAG 35 (1959)."
  2. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 390. Teunis; parents: Jan Hansz Bergen, Jannetje Teunis; witnesses :Lucas Teunis, Sara Teunis. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  3. [S4773] Barbara A. Barth, "The Family of Dirck Janszen Woertman of Brooklyn Ferry", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 132, pp. 195-202 (2001): 133:137. Hereinafter cited as "Dirck Janszen Woertman."
  4. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 106:92. Catlyntie; parents: Isack van hoeck, Catlyntie van hoeck; witnesses: tuen bergen, matye bergen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  5. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 105:95. Johannes, Maria; parents: Jan Gerritse, Adriana Gerritse; witnesses: Hans Bergen, Theunis Bergen, Jannetie Bergen, Cattalijn Bergen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  6. [S5657] Conklin Mann, "William Ludlam of Southampton, Long Island", The American Genealogist Vol. 20, p. 8 (1943): 20:19. Hereinafter cited as "William Ludlam."
  7. [S4773] Barbara A. Barth, "The Family of Dirck Janszen Woertman of Brooklyn Ferry", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 132, pp. 195-202 (2001): 132:143. Hereinafter cited as "Dirck Janszen Woertman."
  8. [S3210] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstract of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. V, 1754-1760), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1897), pages 102-103. Abstracting Lib. 19, p. 400. Teunis Bergen. Hereinafter cited as Abs. NY Co. Wills v. 5, 1754-1760.
  9. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 105:96. Maria; parents: Theunis Bergen, Maria Bergen; witnesses: Jan Hanse Bergen, Femmetie Remsen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  10. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 105:206. Jannetie; parents: Theunis Bergen, Marritie Bergen; witnesses: Benjamin Taylor, Arriaentie Taylor. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  11. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 106:21. Dirck; parents: Theunis Bergen, Marritie Bergen; witnesses: Isaac Van Hoeck, Elizabeth Remsen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  12. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 106:87. Saara; parents: teunes bergen, marretie bergen; witnesses: Cornelis Reyersen, Saara Ryersen. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."
  13. [S3399] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 106:201. Catlyn; parents: teunes Bergen, Matye bergen; witness: Isack Van Hoeck, Catlyen van Hoeck. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."

Tunis Bergen1

b. 15 October 1730
  • Tunis Bergen was born on 15 October 1730.2
  • He married Annetie Stoothoft, daughter of Gerret Stoothoft and Lammetje Strycker, in April 1760.1
  • Also known as Teunis Bergen.3
  • Tunis Bergen was named in his father's will dated on 18 January 1731.3

Family: Annetie Stoothoft b. 21 Feb 1743, d. 23 Jul 1819

  • Rachel Bergen1
  • Lammetje Bergen1
  • Johannes Bergen1
  • Johanna Bergen1
  • Femmetje Bergen1
  • Garret Bergen1
  • Teunis Bergen1
  • Johanna Bergen1
  • Sarah Bergen1

Citations

  1. [S4616] Samuel S. Purple, "A Brief Memior of the Life and Writings of Hon. Teunis G. Bergen, of New Utrecht", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 12, page 149 (1881): 12:153. Hereinafter cited as "Teunis G. Bergen."
  2. [S2731] Teunis G. Bergen, The Bergen Family or the Descendants of Hans Hansen Bergen one of the Early Settlers of New York and Brooklyn, L.I. (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1876), page 217. Source for birth date is not given. Hereinafter cited as Bergen Family. http://books.google.com/books
  3. [S4924] E. B. O'Callaghan, "Ancient Wills", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 2. pp. 155-156, 202-205 (1871): 2:203. Will of Hans Bergen, of Brooklnad, Kings Co. Abstracting "N. Y. Wills, Lib. 11, p.311.". Hereinafter cited as "Ancient Wills."

Aletta Berger1

b. April 1869
  • Aletta Berger was born in April 1869 at Seneca Co., New York.2
  • She married William Scollin circa 1891.2
  • Aletta Berger appeared on the census on 14 June 1870 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Aletta Berger, age 1, born in New York.3
  • She appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Aletta Berger, age 11, born in New York. At home.4
  • She appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Ward 2, Seneca Falls, Seneca Co., New York, as Aletta J. Scollin, age 31, born Apr 1869 in New York. Married for 9 years. States that she has had no children, although a daughter of her husband, William Scollin, who is aged 8, is recorded.2

Family: William Scollin b. Oct 1859

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593_1093, p.281. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1162, page 14B, ED 94. William Scollin household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1093, page 281A, FHL film #552592. Baxton G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 932, page 280A, ED 167. FHL film #1254932. Baxter G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Baxton Gardner Berger1

b. circa 1833
  • Also known as Gardner Berger.3
  • Baxton Gardner Berger appeared on the census on 7 August 1860 at Fayette, Seneca Co., New York, As Gardner Berger, age 27, born in New York. Blacksmith. Enumerated in the household of Archibald and Ruth Graham, with his family of Harriet, age 25, and son Forest, age 2, recorded as "boarders."3
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1870 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Baxton G. Berger, age 37, born in New York. A carriage ironer. Real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $200. In the household are Harriet Berger (age 35), Aletta Berger (1), Bessie Berger (5).4
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Baxton G. Berger, age 47, born in New York. Father born in Pennsylvania, mother in New York. Blacksmith. In the household are his wife Harriet, and daughters Bessie, Aletta and Rhoda A.5

Family: Harriet Graham b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S453] Stanley I. Reynolds Collection. Seneca County Newspapers, Deaths and Marriages, 1817-1963; (Provo, Utah: Bringham Young University, 1970), Manuscript on Film. Vol.1-6, Named in the report of the death of Sarah Louise, wife of Hiram Cook.. Hereinafter cited as Seneca County Newspapers, Deaths and Marriages, 1817-1963.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653_861. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 861, page 400, FHL film #803861. Archibald Graham household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1093, page 281A, FHL film #552592. Baxton G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 932, page 280A, ED 167. FHL film #1254932. Baxter G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593_1093, p.281. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Bessie Berger1

b. July 1864
  • Bessie Berger was born in July 1864 at Seneca Co., New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 14 June 1870 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Bessie Berger, age 5, born in New York.3
  • She appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Bessie Berger, age 15, born in New York. At home.4
  • She appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Ward 2, Seneca Falls, Seneca Co., New York, Bessie Berger, age 35, born July 1864 in New York. Single. A dressmaker. Enumerated as sister-in-law in the household of William Scollin.2

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593_1093, p.281. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1162, page 14B, ED 94. William Scollin household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1093, page 281A, FHL film #552592. Baxton G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 932, page 280A, ED 167. FHL film #1254932. Baxter G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Christian Berger1

b. 22 May 1839, d. 19 April 1913
  • Christian Berger was born on 22 May 1839 at Germany.1
  • He married Charlotte Brewer, daughter of George G. Brewer and Charlotte Barr, at Richland Co., Wisconsin, on 21 November 1865.1
  • Christian Berger died on 19 April 1913 at Richland, Richland Co., Wisconsin.1
  • He was buried on 21 April 1913 at Richland Center Cemetery, Richland Center, Richland Co., Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S1266] Becky Dalberg, Descendants of Jeremiah Brewer, Journal report, A Descendants Report compiled by Becky Dalberg, Richland, Wisconsin. Report received by Chris Chester via e-mail from Karen Sims. Sources for dates and other information were not cited in the report, and further confirmation is suggested., ca.2005. Karen Sims, Santa Barbara, California.

Eleanor Berger1

b. 22 April 1769, d. 6 October 1843

Citations

  1. [S1796] A. Van Dorn Honeyman, "The Lane Families of Somerset County and Vicinity", Somerset County Historical Quarterly vols. 2, 3, 4 (1913, 1914, 1915): p.218. Hereinafter cited as "Lane."

Florence L. Berger1

b. 1899, d. 1979

Citations

  1. [S2054] John J. Brewer, Descendant Journal Report, June 2008, Compiled by Michael Jon Brewer, Switzerland, a direct descendant of John J. Brewer. Received by Chris Chester through Richard Brewer, June 2008, via e-mail., Chris Chester, Kent, New York.

Forest Berger1

b. circa 1858
  • Forest Berger was born circa 1858 at Illinois (age 2 in 1860).1
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1860 at Fayette, Seneca Co., New York, Forest Berger, age 2, born in Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653_861. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 861, page 400, FHL film #803861. Archibald Graham household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Rhoda A. Berger1

b. November 1873
  • Rhoda A. Berger was born in November 1873 at Seneca Co., New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Varick, Seneca Co., New York, Rhoda A. Berger, age 6, born in New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Ward 2, Seneca Falls, Seneca Co., New York, Rhoda A. Berger, age 26, born Nov 1873 in New York. Single. Enumerated as sister-in-law in the household of William Scollin.2

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 932, page 280A, ED 167. FHL film #1254932. Baxter G. Berger household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1162, page 14B, ED 94. William Scollin household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Ann Bernard1

Citations

  1. [S773] William D. Reid, The Loyalists In Ontario (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1973), p.317. O.C. 7 May 1828. Hereinafter cited as The Loyalists In Ontario.

Jan Bernie1

b. before 1710
  • Jan Bernie was born before 1710 at Crestofferl, Holland.1
  • He married first before 1729 Susanne Willemse Brouwer, daughter of Willem Adamsz Brouwer and Marthe Boulton.1
  • Jan Bernie married second at Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow, (First Reformed Church of Tarrytown), Westchester Co., New York, on 25 January 1730 Antie "Jan Bernie, widower of Susana Brouwer, b. in Crestoffel, and Antie Koel, widow of Jurry Koel, b. in Hooghduys Land. Both l. in Phillips Burgh."1
  • In 1730 Jan Bernie and Antie resided at Phillipsburgh, Westchester Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1460] First Record Book of the "Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow," organized in 1697, and now the First Reformed Church of Tarrytown, NY (Yonkers, NY: Yonkers Historical and Library Assoc., 1901), Fifth Book of Records, Marriage Register;
    http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/…. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church Sleepy Hollow/First RDC Tarrytown.

Angenietje Berrien

  • Also known as Agnes Berrien.2
  • Angenietje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Antje Casjouw , daughter of Jacob Casjouw and Anne Maria Johannes, on 18 June 1699 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (sponsors Joris Daniels Rapalje, Angenietje, his wife).1
  • Angenietje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Richard Berrien , son of John Berrien and Ruth Edsall, on 7 August 1705 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronumus Remze, Angenietje Rapalje).3
  • Angenietje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Richard Berrien , son of John Berrien and Ruth Edsall, on 13 October 1706 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronymus Remze, Angenietje Rapalje).4
  • Angenietje Berrien was named in the will of Nicholas Berrien dated on 13 June 1735 proved 20 Feb 1737. Nicholas Berrien of Newtown, in Queens County, being weak in body. I leave to my wife Sarah all the portion, both money and goods, that she brought to me or I had by her at our marriage. Also £50, and the use of one room in my dwelling house, and part of the cellar, kitchen, and garden during her widowhood. I leave to my nephew Cornelius Berien, son of my brother John Berien, deceased, all that messuage or tenement, neck of land and meadow with the adjacent islands, situate in Hellgate Neck, in Newtown, for which said neck, island and premises I advanced and paid the sum of £260. I leave to the rest of the children of my brother John Berien, deceased, viz, Samuel Jannetie, Rychens, Tryntje Berien, and Angentie Fish, so much as with the said £260, shall be one quarter. I leave to my brother Peter, 1/4. TO my sister, Agnitie Rapalye, 1/4. The rest I leave to my sister, Tryntie Remsen, wife of Jeronimus Remsen, during her life, and then to my brother Peter, and my sister Angentie Rapalye, and the children of my brother John. I make my trusty friends and relations, Cornelius Rapalye and Cornelius Berien, Jr., executors. Witnesses: Thomas Hazaard, Samuel Hazzard, Daniel Phillips.5

Family: Joris Danielszen Rapalje b. 10 Mar 1675

  • Cornelis Rapalje6
  • Abraham Rapalje7

Citations

  1. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 141. Lijsbet; parents: Jacob Casjouw, Anne Maria. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 339. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 149. Richard; parents: Jan Berjan, Ruth. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  4. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 150. Richard; parents: Jan Berjan, Rutje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  5. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 233-234. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 128. Nicholas Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  6. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 147. Cornelis; parents: Joris Rapalje, Angenietje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  7. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 149. Abraham; parents: Joris Rapalje, Angenietje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.

Benjamin Berrien1

b. say 1725
  • Benjamin Berrien was born say 1725.
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727.2

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Named in his father's will but not mentioned in Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Cornelis Jansen Berrien1,2

d. 1689
  • Also known as Kornelis Berrien.3
  • Also known as Cornelies Jansen Berry.4
  • Also known as Cornelius Johnson Berrien.5
  • A Huguenot, he is the progenitor of the Berrien family found initially at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island. Cornelis settled at Flatbush in 1669, then moved to Newtown, Long Island in 1685. He and his brother-in-law Abraham Brinckerhoff had bought over 400 acres of land at the head of Flushing Bay, which they afterwards divided.1,2
  • He and Jannetje Janse Strycker were members of the at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, in 1677 at Midwood.6
  • Cornelis Jansen Berrien was Deacon at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, from 1679 to 1681.7
  • He and Jannetje Janse Strycker were members of the at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, on 19 November 1679 at Midwood.8
  • Cornelis Jansen Berrien was Deacon at Midwood, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, in December 1679 in place of Theodorus Polhemius.9
  • He witnessed the baptism of Sara Simonse , daughter of Symon Hansen and Maria Fredericks, on 6 November 1681 at Breukelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Cornelis Jan Berrien, Jannetje Strycker (Brooklyn record); Jan Hansz, Jannetje Strijkkers (Flatbush record which gives the date as 9 Nov 1681)).10,11
  • Cornelis Jansen Berrien witnessed the baptism of Jannetje Hendrickse , daughter of Heyndrick Rycke and Jtie Jacobs, on 23 January 1685 at Midwoud, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Cornelis Berrien, Hendrickje Verplankken).12
  • Cornelis Jansen Berrien witnessed the baptism of John De Metzelaar , son of John De Metzelaar and Marie, on 22 February 1685 at Midwoud, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Kornelis Berrien, Pieter Strijkker, Marie frederiks).3
  • In 1687 Cornelis Jansen Berrien resided at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.5
  • His will was dated on 12 December 1687 Cornelius Johnson Berrien of Newtown. Half estate to wife Johannah; residue to my children (not named in the will) equally, except that son John shall have £10 more than the others. Youngest child to be maintained till of age. Overseers: brothers-in-law, Abram of Newtown and Peter Strickland of Flatbush. Witnesses: Jonathan Hazard, Theophilus Phillips, Wouter Verschuer. Signatures acknowledged 29 Jan 1688/89, proved 21 May 1691.5

Family: Jannetje Janse Strycker b. bt 1640 - 1650

Citations

  1. [S2019] Hopper Striker Mott, "Jan and Jacobus Strijker and Some of Their Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol.38 (1907): 38:3. Hereinafter cited as "Strijker, NYGBR 38 (1907)."
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), pages 338-344. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 436. John: parents: John De Metzelaar, Marie; op Midwoud; witnesses: Kornelis Berrien, Pieter Strijker, Marie frederiks. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  4. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 267. Samuel Edsall, widower with Jannetie Stevense, widow of Cornelis Jansen Berry, residing at Newtown. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  5. [S4528] Amos Canfield, "Abstracts of Early Wills of Queens County, New York, Recorded in Libers A and C of Deeds, Now in the Register's Office at Jamaica, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 65 (1934): 65:117. Specific source not given. The early wills were recorded in Queens Co. books of deeds. Liber A contains copies of wills probated from 1683 to 1713, and Liber C has wills from 1714 to 1744. Hereinafter cited as "Abs. Queens Co. Wills."
  6. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 359. Old Members found here in the 4 Villages in the year 1677. Midwood. Cornelis Berrien and wife Jannetje Strijkkers. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  7. [S5567] David William Voorhees, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Volume 2, Midwood Deacons' Accounts, 1654-1709 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 2009), Appendix, page 383. Chronological List of Midwood Deacons, 1654-1709. Hereinafter cited as Midwood Deacon's Accounts.
  8. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 345. Register of the Members from the Four Villages. 19 Nov 1679. Midwood Members. Cornelis Jansz Berrien and wife Jannetje Strijkker. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  9. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 201. Elections of Elders and Deacons, 1677-1706. The congregations at each of the four locations, Amersfort (Flatlands), Brooklyn, Midwood (Flatbush), and New Utrecht, each elected their own elders and deacons. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  10. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 120. Sara; parents: Sijmen Hansen, Marij Fredericks. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  11. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 411. Sara; parents: Sijmon Hansz, Maria frederiks; op Breukelen; witnesses: Jan Jansz, Jannetje Strijkkers. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  12. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 435. Jannetje: parents: Hendrik Rijkke, Ida Jacobs; op Midwoud; witnesses: Cornelis Berrien, Hendrickje Verplankken. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  13. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  14. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 233-234. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 128. Nicholas Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  15. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 158. Jacob; father: Cornelis Berrien. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  16. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 423. Cornelis; parents: Cornelis Berrien, Jannetje Strijkkers; op N. Utrecht; witnesses: Jacob & Gerrit Strijkkers, Ida Strijkkers. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.

Cornelis Berrien1

b. 24 May 1707, d. 14 January 1758
  • Cornelis Berrien was born on 24 May 1707 at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • He was baptized on 27 July 1707 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York; witnesses Hieronymus Remze, Trijntje, his wife, Claas Berjan.2
  • He married Amy Smith.3
  • Cornelis Berrien died on 14 January 1758; "in his 51st year."3
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727 called eldest son.4
  • Cornelis Berrien resided at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.3

Family: Amy Smith d. 22 Dec 1793

  • John Berrien3
  • Peter Berrien3
  • Elizabeth Berrien3
  • Amy Berrien3
  • Jane Berrien3
  • Catharine Berrien3
  • Cornelius Berrien3

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 151. Cornelis; parents: Pieter Berjan, Elisabet. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  3. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 342. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  4. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Cornelis Berrien1

b. 15 July 1683
  • Cornelis Berrien was baptized on 15 July 1683 at New Utrecht, Kings Co., Long Island, New York; witnesses Jacob & Gerrit Strijkkers, Ida Strijkkers.1

Citations

  1. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 423. Cornelis; parents: Cornelis Berrien, Jannetje Strijkkers; op N. Utrecht; witnesses: Jacob & Gerrit Strijkkers, Ida Strijkkers. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.

Jacob Berrien1

b. 10 April 1723
  • Jacob Berrien was born on 10 April 1723 at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727.2

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Jacob Berrien1

b. 18 August 1678
  • Jacob Berrien was baptized on 18 August 1678 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York; godfathers Stoffel Prob(asco?), Pieter Strijcker, godmother Heyltie Kloppers.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 158. Jacob; father: Cornelis Berrien. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  2. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 387. Jacob; parents: Cornelis Berrien, Jannetje Strijker; op Midwoud. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.

Janetie Berrien1

b. 29 September 1716
  • Janetie Berrien was born on 29 September 1716 at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • She married Nathaniel Fish.2
  • Also known as Jane Berrien.2
  • Janetie Berrien was named in her father's will dated on 31 October 1727.3

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 342. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

John Berrien1

d. between 1 April 1711 and 30 April 1711
  • Also known as John Berrian.2
  • Also known as Jan Berjen.3
  • Also known as Jan Berrien.4
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 12 December 1687 (to receive £10 more than the other children).5
  • John, eldest son of Cornelius Berrien, was a farmer and brewer on the paternal estate at the head of Flushing Bay.6
  • He witnessed the baptism of Abraham Rapalje , son of Joris Danielszen Rapalje and Angenietje Berrien, on 29 May 1705 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Jan Berjan, Jannetje Essel).3
  • In 1711 John Berrien resided at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.2
  • His will was dated on 1 April 1711 proved 30 April 1711. John Berrian of Newtown in Queens County, on Nassau Island, being sick and weak. My executors are to have full power to sell lands. I leave to my wife Ruth all that my Plantation on which I now dwell, with all the appurtenances, during her widowhood, and all the moveables during the minority of my son Cornelius. After her decease all the estate is to go to my children (not named). I make my brother Nicholas Berrian, my father-in-law, Joris Rapalye, and Richard Edsall, executors. Witnesses, Cornelius Lister, Joris Brinckerhoff, James Hazard. (Note: Joris Rapalye was John Berrien's brother-in-law, he was not his father-in-law).2

Family: Ruth Edsall b. 2 Apr 1683, d. 28 Feb 1763

  • Cornelis Berrien7
  • Samuel Berrien7
  • Richard Berrien8
  • Richard Berrien9
  • Jane Berrien7
  • Catherine Berrien7
  • Agnes Berrien10

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S2251] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. II 1708-1728), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1893), page 70. Abstracting Lib. 8, p. 41. John Berrian. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v.II.
  3. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 149. Abraham; parents: Joris Rapalje, Angenietje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  4. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 139. Cornelis; parents: Jan Berrien, Rutje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  5. [S4528] Amos Canfield, "Abstracts of Early Wills of Queens County, New York, Recorded in Libers A and C of Deeds, Now in the Register's Office at Jamaica, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 65 (1934): 65:117. Specific source not given. The early wills were recorded in Queens Co. books of deeds. Liber A contains copies of wills probated from 1683 to 1713, and Liber C has wills from 1714 to 1744. Hereinafter cited as "Abs. Queens Co. Wills."
  6. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 339. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  7. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  8. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 149. Richard; parents: Jan Berjan, Ruth. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  9. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 150. Richard; parents: Jan Berjan, Rutje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  10. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown, who states her bith date as 14 Nov 1709. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."

John Berrien1

b. 19 November 1711, d. 22 April 1772
  • John Berrien was born on 19 November 1711 at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • He died on 22 April 1772; "in the 61st year of his age."2
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727.3
  • He was granted administration of the estate of Josias Drake on 23 February 1735; administration on the estate of Josiah Drake of Middlesex Co., New Jersey was granted, "Int. of John Berrien, merchant, of Somerset Co., as administrator. Andrew Hay of Perth Amboy, innkeeper, fellow bondsman."4,5
  • He was a merchant at Rocky Hill, Somerset Co., New Jersey. From 1763 until his death he was a trustee of Princeton College. He served as one of the Justices of the Supreme Court in the Province of New Jersey.2

Family:

  • John Berrien2
  • William Berrien2
  • Samuel Berrien2
  • Thomas Berrien2
  • Eliza Berrien2
  • Mary Berrien2

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 343. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  4. [S1522] A. Van Doren Honeyman, editor, Documents Relative to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. XXX, Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. II, 1730-1750 (Somerville, New Jersey: The Unionist-Gazette Association, Printers, 1918), p.151. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.2 1730-1750.
  5. [S2718] New Jersey. Department of State, Record of Wills in New Jersey, vols. C-D, 1734-1746; FHL film #0522736 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968), Microreproduction of original at the State Library of Archives and History, Trenton, New Jersey, C:71 Perth Amboy. February 23, 1735 then Letters of Administration were granted by his excelancy William Cosby Captain General and Governor in Chief of this Province of New Jersey New York to John Barrion appointing him administrator of all singular the goods rights and credits of Josiah Drake late of Middlesex County deceased being sworn according to law before, Lawr. Smyth Surr.. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Wills v. C-D 1734-1746.

Nicholas Berrien1

b. 13 March 1681, d. between 13 June 1735 and 20 February 1737
  • Also known as Claas Cornelisz Berrien.2
  • Also known as Claas Berjan.4
  • He witnessed the baptism of Cornelis Berrien , son of Peter Berrien and Elizabeth Edsall, on 27 July 1707 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronymus Remze, Trijntje, his wife, Claas Berjan).4
  • Nicholas Berrien was made an executor of the will of John Berrien on 1 April 1711; proved 30 April 1711. John Berrian of Newtown in Queens County, on Nassau Island, being sick and weak. My executors are to have full power to sell lands. I leave to my wife Ruth all that my Plantation on which I now dwell, with all the appurtenances, during her widowhood, and all the moveables during the minority of my son Cornelius. After her decease all the estate is to go to my children (not named). I make my brother Nicholas Berrian, my father-in-law, Joris Rapalye, and Richard Edsall, executors. Witnesses, Cornelius Lister, Joris Brinckerhoff, James Hazard. (Note: Joris Rapalye was John Berrien's brother-in-law, he was not his father-in-law).5
  • Nicholas Berrien was made an executor of the will of David Sprong on 23 October 1731; proved 15 May 1739. David Sprough of Bosswyck in Kings County, being in good health. I leave to my wife Rachel my whole estate during her widowhood, but if she happens to remarry then she is to have only 1/3 of the personal estate during her life. I leave to my son Gabriel the messuage and tenement on which I now dwell, and all the rest of my real estate after my wife's death. And he is to pay to my son Volkert, £10. I leave to my son John £10, and also 10shillings for his right as first born. I leave to my daughters Catharine, Mary, Rachel, wife of David Catts, Ann, wife of Daniel Bodett, each £10. I leave the remainder of my real estate to all my children. I make my friend Peter Berien and Nicholas Berien, executors. Witnesses: Hendrick Van Ende, Simon Duryee, Adrian Van Ende. Proved 15 May 1739, and both executors being dead, Letters of Administration are granted to his widow, Rachel.6
  • In 1735 Nicholas Berrien resided at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.3
  • His will was dated on 13 June 1735 proved 20 Feb 1737. Nicholas Berrien of Newtown, in Queens County, being weak in body. I leave to my wife Sarah all the portion, both money and goods, that she brought to me or I had by her at our marriage. Also £50, and the use of one room in my dwelling house, and part of the cellar, kitchen, and garden during her widowhood. I leave to my nephew Cornelius Berien, son of my brother John Berien, deceased, all that messuage or tenement, neck of land and meadow with the adjacent islands, situate in Hellgate Neck, in Newtown, for which said neck, island and premises I advanced and paid the sum of £260. I leave to the rest of the children of my brother John Berien, deceased, viz, Samuel Jannetie, Rychens, Tryntje Berien, and Angentie Fish, so much as with the said £260, shall be one quarter. I leave to my brother Peter, 1/4. TO my sister, Agnitie Rapalye, 1/4. The rest I leave to my sister, Tryntie Remsen, wife of Jeronimus Remsen, during her life, and then to my brother Peter, and my sister Angentie Rapalye, and the children of my brother John. I make my trusty friends and relations, Cornelius Rapalye and Cornelius Berien, Jr., executors. Witnesses: Thomas Hazaard, Samuel Hazzard, Daniel Phillips.3
  • For a time he was magistrate in Queens County. His farm was on Flushing Bay and was purchased of William Stevenson in 1712. It had earlier been owned by John Ramsden. Nicholas Berrien did not have children.7

Citations

  1. [S3030] Richard Brinkerhoff, The Family of Joris Dircksen Brinckerhoff, 1638 (New York: Richard Brinkerhoff, 1887), page 76. Hereinafter cited as Brinckerhoff Family.
  2. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 405. Claas; parents: Cornelisz Jansz Berrien, Jannetje Strijkker; op Midwoud; witnesses: Jan Gorter, Swaantje Strijkker. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  3. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 233-234. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 128. Nicholas Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  4. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 151. Cornelis; parents: Pieter Berjan, Elisabet. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  5. [S2251] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. II 1708-1728), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1893), page 70. Abstracting Lib. 8, p. 41. John Berrian. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v.II.
  6. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 252. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 203. David Sprongh. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  7. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 339. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.

Nicholas Berrien1

b. 3 August 1720
  • Nicholas Berrien was born on 3 August 1720 at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727.2

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Peter Berrien1

b. 1672, d. 5 April 1737
  • Also known as Pieter Berjan.4
  • Peter Berrien was a surveyor and became a large landholder. He served for several years as supervisor, and enjoyed a large measure of public confidence. He presented the ground on which the first Dutch church in Newtown was erected.2
  • He witnessed the baptism of Cornelis Berrien , son of John Berrien and Ruth Edsall, on 1 May 1698 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Pieter Berrien, Jannetje Etcel).5
  • His will was dated on 31 October 1727 proved 18 Apr 1737. Peter Berrien of Newtown in Queens COunty, being in good health. I leave to my wife Elizabeth, during her widowhood, the use of 1/2 the plantation on which I now dwell. If she marries then she shall have £20 yearly. I leave to my eldest son Cornelius, £15. All the rest of my esttae to my children, Cornelius, Samuel, John, Petrus, Janetie, Nicholas, Jacob and Benjamin. I appoint my brother Nicholas Berrien, and my brother-in-law, Samuel Fish, executors. Witnesses: James Hazzard, Thomas Hazzard, Thomas Fish.6
  • Peter Berrien was made an executor of the will of David Sprong on 23 October 1731; proved 15 May 1739. David Sprough of Bosswyck in Kings County, being in good health. I leave to my wife Rachel my whole estate during her widowhood, but if she happens to remarry then she is to have only 1/3 of the personal estate during her life. I leave to my son Gabriel the messuage and tenement on which I now dwell, and all the rest of my real estate after my wife's death. And he is to pay to my son Volkert, £10. I leave to my son John £10, and also 10shillings for his right as first born. I leave to my daughters Catharine, Mary, Rachel, wife of David Catts, Ann, wife of Daniel Bodett, each £10. I leave the remainder of my real estate to all my children. I make my friend Peter Berien and Nicholas Berien, executors. Witnesses: Hendrick Van Ende, Simon Duryee, Adrian Van Ende. Proved 15 May 1739, and both executors being dead, Letters of Administration are granted to his widow, Rachel.7

Family: Elizabeth Edsall b. bt 1684 - 1689, d. 6 May 1763

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 341. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 341. Died suddenly while riding from Newtown village to his house. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  4. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 151. Cornelis; parents: Pieter Berjan, Elisabet. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  5. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 139. Cornelis; parents: Jan Berrien, Rutje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  6. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  7. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 252. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 203. David Sprongh. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  8. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  9. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Named in his father's will but not mentioned in Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."

Petrus Berrien1

b. 6 February 1714/15?, d. 1781
  • Petrus Berrien was born on 6 February 1714/15? At Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1,2
  • He married Anna Emmons.3
  • Petrus Berrien died in 1781 at Somerset Co., New Jersey; age 67.3
  • Also known as Peter Berrien.3
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727.4
  • He settled at Somerset Co., New Jersey.3

Family: Anna Emmons

  • Henry Berrien3
  • John Berrien3
  • Elizabeth Berrien3
  • Sarah Berrien3
  • Ann Berrien3

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 342. Born 6 Feb 1714. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 342. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  4. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Samuel Berrien1

b. 29 September 1709, d. 29 August 1742
  • Samuel Berrien was born on 29 September 1709 at Newtown, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • He died on 29 August 1742.2
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 31 October 1727.3

Citations

  1. [S4326] Dr. George E. McCracken, "Samuel Edsall of Reading, Berks, and Some Early Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 89, page 129 (1958): 89:138. Dates of birth from Riker's Annals of Newtown. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Edsall."
  2. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 342. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  3. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 221. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 66. Peter Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Trijntje Berrien1

  • Also known as Catie Remse.3
  • Also known as Catharine Berrien.4
  • Trijntje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Anna Maria Jansen , daughter of Hendrick Jansen and Hester Vidette, in November 1695 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronimus Remsen, Trijntje Berrien).5
  • Trijntje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Gerrit Noorstrandt , son of Gerrit Hansen and Jannetje Remsen, on 16 April 1698 at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Jeronimus Remse, Catie Remse).6
  • Trijntje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Cornelis Rapalje , son of Joris Danielszen Rapalje and Angenietje Berrien, on 26 October 1702 at Old First Reformed Dutch Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronymus Remze, Trijntje, his wife).2
  • Trijntje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Cornelis Berrien , son of Peter Berrien and Elizabeth Edsall, on 27 July 1707 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronymus Remze, Trijntje, his wife, Claas Berjan).7
  • Trijntje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Jeremias Remsen , son of Jeremias Remsen and Heyltje Probasco, on 22 August 1708 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronymus Remze, Trijntje, his wife).8
  • Trijntje Berrien witnessed the baptism of Isaac Remsen , son of Isaac Remsen and Hendrickje Vanderveer, on 15 October 1710 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses Hieronimus Remze, Trijntje, his wife).9
  • Trijntje Berrien was named in the will of Nicholas Berrien dated on 13 June 1735 proved 20 Feb 1737. Nicholas Berrien of Newtown, in Queens County, being weak in body. I leave to my wife Sarah all the portion, both money and goods, that she brought to me or I had by her at our marriage. Also £50, and the use of one room in my dwelling house, and part of the cellar, kitchen, and garden during her widowhood. I leave to my nephew Cornelius Berien, son of my brother John Berien, deceased, all that messuage or tenement, neck of land and meadow with the adjacent islands, situate in Hellgate Neck, in Newtown, for which said neck, island and premises I advanced and paid the sum of £260. I leave to the rest of the children of my brother John Berien, deceased, viz, Samuel Jannetie, Rychens, Tryntje Berien, and Angentie Fish, so much as with the said £260, shall be one quarter. I leave to my brother Peter, 1/4. TO my sister, Agnitie Rapalye, 1/4. The rest I leave to my sister, Tryntie Remsen, wife of Jeronimus Remsen, during her life, and then to my brother Peter, and my sister Angentie Rapalye, and the children of my brother John. I make my trusty friends and relations, Cornelius Rapalye and Cornelius Berien, Jr., executors. Witnesses: Thomas Hazaard, Samuel Hazzard, Daniel Phillips.1

Citations

  1. [S2252] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), pages 233-234. Abstracting Lib. 13, p. 128. Nicholas Berrien. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.
  2. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 147. Cornelis; parents: Joris Rapalje, Angenietje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  3. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 455. Gerrit; parents: gerrit hansen, Jannetie gerrits; witnesses: Jeronimus Remse, Catie Remse [the date is given as only, "16", and follows "april 20," while the last year listed is 1698]. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  4. [S4763] James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York: Containing Its History from its first Settlement... (New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852), page 339. Hereinafter cited as Annals of Newtown. Https://archive.org/details/annalsofnewtowni00rike.
  5. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 162. Anna Maria; parents: Hendrik Jansen, Hester Jansen. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  6. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 455. Gerrit; parents: gerrit hansen, Jannetie gerrits; witnesses: Jeronimus Remse, Catie Remse. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  7. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 151. Cornelis; parents: Pieter Berjan, Elisabet. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  8. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 153. Jeremias; parents: Jeremias Remze, Heyltje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  9. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 155. Ysaak; parents: Ysaak Remze, Hendrickje. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.

Aefje Berry1

b. 6 February 1692
  • Aefje Berry was baptized on 6 February 1692 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York.1
  • She married Jacobus Rose at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 21 May 1721 (banns 19 May 1721).2
  • Also known as Evie Berry.1
  • Also known as Aphia Berry.2

Citations

  1. [S3318] Dorothy Koenig, "New Amsterdam Berrys", New Netherland Connections vol. 1, page 37 (1996): 1:41. Hereinafter cited as "New Amsterdam Berrys."
  2. [S1543] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York; Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, reprint 2003, original 1890 NYG&BS), p.134. Jacobus Rose & Aphia Berry. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.

Alida Berry1

b. between 1700 and 1705
  • Alida Berry was possibly born between 1700 and 1705 at Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey.2
  • She married Samuel Knight, son of Thomas Knight and Sara Adamse Brouwer, at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 19 July 1723.2

Family: Samuel Knight b. b 1704

Citations

  1. [S2982] W. H. Coulter, Caskey Families of Sussex County, N. J. and Orange County, N. Y.; (www.heritagequestonline.com: Heritage Quest Online, 1955), typescript, page 22. Hereinafter cited as Caskey Manuscript.
  2. [S1543] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York; Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, reprint 2003, original 1890 NYG&BS), page 139. Samuel Nyts, j.m. V. Breukelen, met Alida Berry, j.d. V. Akkinsak, beide woonende alhier. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.
  3. [S1556] Roswell Randall Hoes, editor, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York, 1660-1809 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1891, 1980, 1997), page 153, no. 3277. Thomas; parents: Zamuel Nyts, Alida Berry. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church, Kingston.
  4. [S1556] Roswell Randall Hoes, editor, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York, 1660-1809 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1891, 1980, 1997), page 167, no. 3574. Catrina; parents: Zamuel Nyts, Alida Berry. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church, Kingston.
  5. [S1556] Roswell Randall Hoes, editor, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York, 1660-1809 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1891, 1980, 1997), page 190, no. 4091. Niclaas; parents: Zamuel Nyts, Alida Berry. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church, Kingston.
  6. [S1556] Roswell Randall Hoes, editor, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York, 1660-1809 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1891, 1980, 1997), page 213, no. 4531. Ritschert; parents: Samuel Neits, Aalida Berry. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church, Kingston.

Charlie Berry1

Citations

  1. [S1218] Huntington Family Association, The Huntington Family in America; A Genealogical Memior of the Known Descendants of Simon Huntington From 1633 to 1915 (Hartford, CT: The Huntington Family Assoc., 1915), page 958. Hereinafter cited as Huntington Family in America.

Jacobus Berry1

b. 11 April 1660
  • Father*: Samuel Berry2
  • Mother*: Diever Paulus2
  • Jacobus Berry was baptized on 11 April 1660 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam; sponsor Geertruyd Van Eyst.2
  • He married Elisabeth Lucas, daughter of Lucas Andrieszen and Aefje Laurens, at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 17 June 1688.3
  • Also known as Jacob Berry.
  • Patronymic: Jacob Samuelszen.2

Family: Elisabeth Lucas b. 30 Aug 1656

Citations

  1. [S1282] William Brower Bogardus, Dear "Cousin": A Charted Genealogy of the Descendants of Anneke Jans Bogardus (1605-1663) to the 5th Generation - and of her sister, Marritje Jans (Wilmington, OH, U.S.A.: Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, 1996), p.144. Hereinafter cited as Dear "Cousin."
  2. [S1582] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 6:47. Jacob; parents: Samuel Jacobszen, Diever Paulus.
  3. [S3318] Dorothy Koenig, "New Amsterdam Berrys", New Netherland Connections vol. 1, page 37 (1996): 1:40. Hereinafter cited as "New Amsterdam Berrys."
  4. [S3318] Dorothy Koenig, "New Amsterdam Berrys", New Netherland Connections vol. 1, page 37 (1996): 1:41. Hereinafter cited as "New Amsterdam Berrys."

John Berry1

d. before 16 July 1747
  • John Berry married Katherine Manning, daughter of Jacob Manning and Sarah Stone, on 26 October 1722.1
  • John Berry died before 16 July 1747; when administration of his estate was granted to his widow, his residence being given as both Marblehead and Salem.1

Citations

  1. [S1381] William Henry Manning, The Genealogical and Biographical History of the Manning Families of New England and Descendants from the Settlement of America to the Present Time (Salem, Mass.: The Salem Press, 1902), p.683. Hereinafter cited as Manning Families of New England. http://books.google.com/books

John A. Berry1

Citations

  1. [S3193] Judith Miner Hine Luedemann, "Samuel Ellis of Ellis Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 119, page 65 (1988): 119:162. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Ellis of Ellis Island."

Mary Berry1,2

b. before 1772

Citations

  1. [S1741] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  2. [S1407] New Jersey Department of State,"Index to Marriage Records 1666-1799."Searchable database. New Jersey Division of Archives & Records Management. Online http://www.state.nj.us/cgi-bin/state/dbcolmarriage.pl., searched Jan 2007. Hereinafter cited as NJ Index to Marr. Rec. 1666-1799.
  3. [S1407] New Jersey Department of State,"Index to Marriage Records 1666-1799."Searchable database. New Jersey Division of Archives & Records Management. Online http://www.state.nj.us/cgi-bin/state/dbcolmarriage.pl., searched Jan 2007. B (Part 2 : 1766-1795) : Page/Item 864. Hereinafter cited as NJ Index to Marr. Rec. 1666-1799.
  4. [S2069] William Nelson, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Volume XXII. Marriage Records, 1665-1800, Archives of the State of New Jersey. First Series (Paterson, N.J.: Press Printing and Publishing Co., 1900), Marriage Licenses, p.32. License dated 28 Sep 1790. Theodorus Brewer, Bergen, and Mary Berry.. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Recs. NJ Archives v.XXII.

Samuel Berry1

b. 22 March 1696
  • Samuel Berry was baptized on 22 March 1696 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; witnesses: Jacob Van Zanen, en syn huysvr. Jannetje Lucas.3
  • He married Helena Appel at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 15 May 1720.4,5
  • Samuel Berry married Gerritje Viele, daughter of Cornelis Viele and Catharina Bogardus, at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 30 March 1739.6

Citations

  1. [S1282] William Brower Bogardus, Dear "Cousin": A Charted Genealogy of the Descendants of Anneke Jans Bogardus (1605-1663) to the 5th Generation - and of her sister, Marritje Jans (Wilmington, OH, U.S.A.: Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, 1996), Chart 7F. Hereinafter cited as Dear "Cousin."
  2. [S1282] William Brower Bogardus, Dear "Cousin": A Charted Genealogy of the Descendants of Anneke Jans Bogardus (1605-1663) to the 5th Generation - and of her sister, Marritje Jans (Wilmington, OH, U.S.A.: Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, 1996), p.144. Hereinafter cited as Dear "Cousin."
  3. [S1557] Thomas Grier Evans, editor, Baptisms from 1639 to 1730 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 2 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1901), page 234. Samuel; parents: Jacobus Berry, Elisabeth Lucas; witnesses: Jacob Van Zanen, en syn huysvr. Jannetje Lucas. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New Amsterdam/New York (1639-1730).
  4. [S3318] Dorothy Koenig, "New Amsterdam Berrys", New Netherland Connections vol. 1, page 37 (1996): 1:41. Hereinafter cited as "New Amsterdam Berrys."
  5. [S1543] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York; Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, reprint 2003, original 1890 NYG&BS), page 133. Samuel Berrie & Helena Appel. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.
  6. [S1543] Samuel S. Purple, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York; Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, reprint 2003, original 1890 NYG&BS), page 164. Samuel Berry & Gerritje Makpeace Wed. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.

Samuel Berry1

b. 16 February 1667, d. 1702
  • Father*: Samuel Berry2
  • Mother*: Diever Paulus2
  • Samuel Berry was baptized on 16 February 1667 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; sponsors Adriaen Isaacs, Luytie Schonen.3
  • He married Catryn Martense, daughter of Marten Ryersen and Annetje Jorise Rapalje, at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, on 31 March 1691; (banns 30 Mar 1691, Brooklyn).4,5
  • Samuel Berry died in 1702 at New Jersey.6
  • He witnessed the baptism of Helena Usile , daughter of Pieter Usile and Cornelia Janse Damen, on 27 March 1696 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York, (witnesses: Samuel Berrij, Martha Jans).7

Family: Catryn Martense b. 3 Jan 1671

  • Debora Berry8
  • Martin Berry6
  • Johanna Berry8
  • Samuel Berry9 b. 10 Apr 1698
  • Paulus Berry6
  • Sarah Berry6

Citations

  1. [S1552] John Reynolds Totten, "Van Der Beek Family Notes", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record Vol. 64, pp.229-243; 367-387 (1933): p.239. Hereinafter cited as "Van der Beek, NYGBR 64 (1933)."
  2. [S3318] Dorothy Koenig, "New Amsterdam Berrys", New Netherland Connections vol. 1, page 37 (1996): 1:39. Hereinafter cited as "New Amsterdam Berrys."
  3. [S1582] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 7:74. Samuel; parents: Samuel Jacobs, Diever Paulus.
  4. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 218. Samuel Berrij, "young man, born in Vlissingen", and Catalyntje Martens, "maiden, born in Breuken", had their banns proclaimed, with consent, as far as I know, of Annitje Rappalje, mother of the bride. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  5. [S1749] David William Voorhees, editor, Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, Vol.1, 1677-1720 (New York: Holland Society of New York, 1998), page 269. Married 31 March; Samuel Berry, youngman and Catalijntje Mertens, younglady. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  6. [S3318] Dorothy Koenig, "New Amsterdam Berrys", New Netherland Connections vol. 1, page 37 (1996): 1:42. Hereinafter cited as "New Amsterdam Berrys."
  7. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 135. Helena; parents: Pieter Usiel, Kornelia Usiel. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  8. [S1552] John Reynolds Totten, "Van Der Beek Family Notes", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record Vol. 64, pp.229-243; 367-387 (1933): p.373 fn. Hereinafter cited as "Van der Beek, NYGBR 64 (1933)."
  9. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 139. Samuel; parents: Samuel Berrij, Catelijntje Berrij. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.

Samuel Berry1

b. 10 April 1698
  • Samuel Berry was baptized on 10 April 1698 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Breuckelen (Brooklyn), Kings Co., Long Island, New York; sponsors Daniel Rapalie and Sara his wife.2

Citations

  1. [S1552] John Reynolds Totten, "Van Der Beek Family Notes", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record Vol. 64, pp.229-243; 367-387 (1933): p.373 fn. Hereinafter cited as "Van der Beek, NYGBR 64 (1933)."
  2. [S2806] A. P. G. Jos van der Linde, Old First Dutch Reformed Church of Brooklyn, New York: First Book of Records, 1660-1752, New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1983), page 139. Samuel; parents: Samuel Berrij, Catelijntje Berrij. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.

Samuel Berry1

  • Samuel Berry is possibly the Samuel Berry who married Maria Van Gelder on 4 November 1798 at Pompton Plains, New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S513] Arthur Pine Van Gelder, "Van Gelder Families in America", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record Vol.75 (1944): 75:174. Hereinafter cited as "Van Gelder, NYG&BR 75 (1944)."

Isaac Bersie

b. before 1745
  • Isaac Bersie was born before 1745.
  • He married Maria Brouwer at German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck, now St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, Dutchess Co., New York, on 17 November 1765.1

Family: Maria Brouwer b. b 1740

Citations

  1. [S2200] "Marriages of the German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck, Now St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 100 (1969): 100:212. Hereinafter cited as "Marr. German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck."
  2. [S1961] "Baptisms of the German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck, Now St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.96-99 (1965-1968): 96:176. Hereinafter cited as "German Ref. Ch., Red Hook, NY, NYGBR 96,97."
  3. [S1961] "Baptisms of the German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck, Now St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.96-99 (1965-1968): 97:9. Hereinafter cited as "German Ref. Ch., Red Hook, NY, NYGBR 96,97."

Nancy Bersie1

b. 18 June 1769
  • Nancy Bersie was baptized on 18 June 1769 at German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck (St. Paul's Lutheran), Red Hook, Dutchess Co., New York; sponsors Christian Bekker and Anna Maria Zufeld.1

Citations

  1. [S1961] "Baptisms of the German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck, Now St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.96-99 (1965-1968): 97:9. Hereinafter cited as "German Ref. Ch., Red Hook, NY, NYGBR 96,97."

Rosina Bersie1

b. 29 June 1766
  • Rosina Bersie was baptized on 29 June 1766 at German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck (St. Paul's Lutheran), Red Hook, Dutchess Co., New York; sponsors Abraham Brouer and Rosina Brouer.1

Citations

  1. [S1961] "Baptisms of the German Reformed Church of Rhinebeck, Now St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hook, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.96-99 (1965-1968): 96:176. Hereinafter cited as "German Ref. Ch., Red Hook, NY, NYGBR 96,97."

William H. Bertenshaw1

b. circa 1852

Citations

  1. [S3311] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."

Annaetje Bertholf1

b. 27 October 1793
  • Annaetje Bertholf was born on 27 October 1793.1
  • She was baptized on 22 December 1793 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey; sponsors Jan Bedan, Osseltje Van Voorees.1

Citations

  1. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack. page 264. Annaetje; parents: Jan Betolf, Rachel Bennet. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.

Elisabeth Bertholf1

b. 18 December 1795
  • Elisabeth Bertholf was born on 18 December 1795.1
  • She was baptized on 21 February 1796 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey; (no sponsors recorded).1

Citations

  1. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack. page 267. Elisabeth and Rachel; parents: John Betolf, Rachel Bennet. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.

Jan Bertholf1

  • Also known as John Betolf.2

Family: Rachel Bennet b. 13 Dec 1772

Citations

  1. [S1658] Wilson V. Ledley, "Willem Adriaense Bennet of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.93, pp. 193-204; 94, pp. 34-41, 107-114, 156-169, 205-213; Vol. 95, pp. 10-27, 155-165, 204-207 (1962-1964): 94:205. Hereinafter cited as "Willem Adriaense Bennet of Brooklyn."
  2. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack. page 267. Elisabeth and Rachel; parents: John Betolf, Rachel Bennet. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  3. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack. page 264. Annaetje; parents: Jan Betolf, Rachel Bennet. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.

Rachel Bertholf1

b. 18 December 1795
  • Rachel Bertholf was born on 18 December 1795.1
  • She was baptized on 21 February 1796 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey; (no sponsors recorded).1

Citations

  1. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack. page 267. Elisabeth and Rachel; parents: John Betolf, Rachel Bennet. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.

Sara Bertholf1

b. 8 April 1677, d. 1758
  • Father*: Rev. Guiliam Bertholf1
  • Mother*: Martyntie Hendrieckse Vermeulen1
  • Also known as Zara Bartolfs.2
  • She witnessed the baptism of Johannes Slot , son of Jacobus Pietersz Slot and Maria Demarest, on 14 May 1699 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey, (sponsors Jacob Walingse Van Wickel, Sara Bertholf).3
  • Sara Bertholf witnessed the baptism of Joanna Van Galen , daughter of Lourens Van Galen and Tryntje Eliase Vreeland, on 6 October 1701 at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Bergen, (now Jersey City, Bergen Co., New Jersey), (sponsors Jacob Elyassen Vreelant, y.m., Zara Bartolfs wife of David De Maree, Jr.).2
  • Sara Bertholf witnessed the baptism of Antie Losier , daughter of Nicholas Losier and Tryntie Pieterse Slot, on 31 October 1703 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey, (sponsors Roelof Van der Linde, Sara Bertholf).4
  • Sara Bertholf witnessed the baptism of Isaac Vredenburgh , son of Joost Vredenburgh and Magdalena Nicholase Brouwer, on 13 December 1730 at Dutch Reformed Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey, (sponsors David DeMarest, Sara Bartholf).5

Family: David Demarest b. 19 Feb 1676, d. 1759

  • David Demarest+1 b. 3 Jan 1699, d. bt 28 Mar 1767 - 24 Feb 1768
  • Guillaume Demarest1
  • Jacobus Demarest1
  • Martina Demarest1
  • Rachel Demarest1
  • Maria Demarest+1 b. 17 Nov 1709, d. 11 Oct 1783
  • Lydia Demarest1
  • Elizabeth Demarest1
  • Guillaume Demarest+1 b. 31 Jul 1716
  • Sara Demarest1
  • Annatie Demarest1

Citations

  1. [S1318] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), iii-2. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.
  2. [S2007] "Baptisms in the Village of Bergen in New Jersey Beginning 1666", Yearbook of the Holland Society of New York Bergen Book (1913): page 49, no.359. Joanna; parents: Lourus van Galen, Treyntje Vreelant. Hereinafter cited as "HSYB, Bergen Book."
  3. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), p.80. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  4. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), p.86. Parents are called Claes Losier, Antje Slot. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  5. [S1806] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), p.159. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.

Rebecca Bertran1

b. 26 October 1776, d. 4 March 1855

Citations

  1. [S1796] A. Van Dorn Honeyman, "The Lane Families of Somerset County and Vicinity", Somerset County Historical Quarterly vols. 2, 3, 4 (1913, 1914, 1915): p.220. Hereinafter cited as "Lane."

John Beslock1

b. 22 June 1896, d. October 1980
  • His last residence was at Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., Michigan.2

Family: Edna Colwell b. 25 Sep 1896, d. 28 May 1985

  • Caroline Beslock

Citations

  1. [S92] Interview with Priscilla (Tyner) Beeman (North Chili, New York), by Chris Chester. Chris Chester (Kent, New York), Handwritten notes of Priscilla Beeman, late 1990s.
  2. [S25] Social Security Administration,"Social Security Death Index", Digital database from the Social Security Administration's Master File accesable online at various locations including www.americanancestors.org and www.ancestry.com. 383-34-4621. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Ethel King Bessey1

b. 1887, d. June 1888
  • Ethel King Bessey was born in 1887.1
  • She died in June 1888.1
  • She was buried on 28 June 1888 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; Lot 4024, Sec. 44.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Grace Brower Bessey1

b. 1891, d. January 1915
  • Grace Brower Bessey was born in 1891.1
  • She died in January 1915.1
  • She was buried on 28 January 1915 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; Lot 4024, Sec. 44.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Harold Cahoone Bessey1

b. 1886, d. January 1919
  • Harold Cahoone Bessey was born in 1886.1
  • He died in January 1919.1
  • He was buried on 3 January 1919 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; Lot 4024, Sec. 44.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Roy Frederic Bessey1

b. 30 September 1889, d. 28 July 1980
  • Roy Frederic Bessey was born on 30 September 1889 at New York.1
  • He died on 28 July 1980 at Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Samuel E. Bessey1

b. 1854, d. March 1925
  • Samuel E. Bessey was born in 1854 at New York.1
  • He married Caroline J. Cahoone, daughter of Thomas H. Cahoone and Caroline Tucker Brower, at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, circa 1883.1
  • Samuel E. Bessey died in March 1925.1
  • He was buried on 5 March 1925 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; Lot 4024, Sec. 44.1

Family: Caroline J. Cahoone b. 1852, d. Jan 1937

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Lulu Besson1

b. September 1879
  • Lulu Besson was born in September 1879 at New Jersey.2
  • She married Joseph Johnson.1
  • Also known as Georgia L. Besson.2
  • Lulu Besson appeared on the census on 8 June 1880 at Delaware, Hunterdon Co., New Jersey, Georgia L. Besson, age 8/12, born in September, in New Jersey.2

Family: Joseph Johnson d. 25 Aug 1954

  • Elwood B. Johnson3

Citations

  1. [S3840] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB RR-160, Rutgers University of the State of New Jersey, Bible Records. William Brewer, Robert Brewer, Thomas West Brewer, Robert Brewer m. Rebecca Ann Chew. Thomas West Brewer Family Bible Record. The Bible is in the Hunterdon County Historical Society. A copy was made February 8, 1973 by Mrs. Roxanne K. Carkuff, Ringoes, N.J., for the New Jersey Genealogical Society. Bible was published 1839 by McCarty & Davis, Philadelphia. Newspaper clipping of obituary of Mary Esther Besson. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 787, Page 9B, ED 65, FHL film #1254787. John Trout household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S3840] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB RR-160, Rutgers University of the State of New Jersey, Bible Records. William Brewer, Robert Brewer, Thomas West Brewer, Robert Brewer m. Rebecca Ann Chew. Thomas West Brewer Family Bible Record. The Bible is in the Hunterdon County Historical Society. A copy was made February 8, 1973 by Mrs. Roxanne K. Carkuff, Ringoes, N.J., for the New Jersey Genealogical Society. Bible was published 1839 by McCarty & Davis, Philadelphia. Newspaper clipping of obituary of Joseph Johnson. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Thomas E. Besson1

b. circa 1854, d. 12 May 1934
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1880 at Delaware, Hunterdon Co., New Jersey, Thomas E. Besson, age 27, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Carpenter. "Son-in-law" in the household of John Trout (who would be his wife's step-father).2

Family: Mary Esther Brewer b. 18 Oct 1853, d. 21 May 1946

Citations

  1. [S3840] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB RR-160, Rutgers University of the State of New Jersey, Bible Records. William Brewer, Robert Brewer, Thomas West Brewer, Robert Brewer m. Rebecca Ann Chew. Thomas West Brewer Family Bible Record. The Bible is in the Hunterdon County Historical Society. A copy was made February 8, 1973 by Mrs. Roxanne K. Carkuff, Ringoes, N.J., for the New Jersey Genealogical Society. Bible was published 1839 by McCarty & Davis, Philadelphia. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 787, Page 9B, ED 65, FHL film #1254787. John Trout household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S3840] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB RR-160, Rutgers University of the State of New Jersey, Bible Records. William Brewer, Robert Brewer, Thomas West Brewer, Robert Brewer m. Rebecca Ann Chew. Thomas West Brewer Family Bible Record. The Bible is in the Hunterdon County Historical Society. A copy was made February 8, 1973 by Mrs. Roxanne K. Carkuff, Ringoes, N.J., for the New Jersey Genealogical Society. Bible was published 1839 by McCarty & Davis, Philadelphia. Newspaper clipping of obituary of Mary Esther Besson. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Edward Best1

d. 31 March 1819

Citations

  1. [S1318] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), p.vi-49. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.

Mary Best1

Citations

  1. [S1318] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), p.vi-49. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.

Samuel Best1

Citations

  1. [S1318] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), p.vi-49. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.

Melinda Bettie1

Family: George Washington Brouwer b. 22 Feb 1811

Citations

  1. [S540] Jonathan Pearson, compiler, Contributions for the Genealogies of the First Settlers of the Patent and City of Schenectady, from 1662 to 1800 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1982 (original 1873)), p.29. Hereinafter cited as First Settlers of Schenectady.
  2. [S1774] Misc. Brouwer Pages of Wm. J. Hoffman, Typewritten Manuscript, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York, "Brouwer in Albany and Schenectady."

William Betts1

  • William Betts married Mary Dobbs at English Lutheran Church, New York City, New York, on 6 June 1801.1

Citations

  1. [S2700] Charles Farrell, "Marriages Recorded in the Register of the English Lutheran Church, New York City, 1794-1810", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 140 (2009): 140:44. William Betts and Mary Dobbs before Abraham and Catharine Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Marriages in the English Lutheran Church, NYC, 1794-1810, NYGBR 140 (20090."