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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.

George Berry1

Citations

  1. [S2408] The Trinity Church Story a.k.a. "The Hill Manuscript", Unpublished Manuscript, ca.1924, Box 7, Catalog Item no.77, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. This manuscript is only available in a few libraries. Although it provides an interesting account of the Anneke Jans-Trinity Church legal battles, the genealogies, especially for the earlier generations, are unreliable. page 33.

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.

Nicholas Berry1

Citations

  1. [S2803] Minnie Cohen, Abstracts of Wills of Dutchess County, New York (New York: n.pub., 1939), page 33. Abstracting Lib. B, p. 393. Amy Wiltse. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills of Dutchess County, New York.

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)."

Julia Berryhill1

Citations

  1. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 216-B. Pedigree and Family Group sheets, 1992. No sources provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

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."

Bertand1

Citations

  1. [S2547] Harry Macy Jr., "Gerritsen-Garrison, Van Wicklen, Hardenbergh, Wiltsie: Descendants of Gerrit Lubbertsen of Jamaica, L.I.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 116 (1985): 116:205. Hereinafter cited as "Gerritsen, NYGBR 116 (1985)."

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.

Maria Bertholf1

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): 94:158. Hereinafter cited as "Willem Adriaense Bennet of Brooklyn."
  2. [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): 95:158. Hereinafter cited as "Willem Adriaense Bennet of Brooklyn."

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.

Hannah Bertolf1

Citations

  1. [S3372] Genealogical Society of New Jersey, Genealogies of New Jersey Families, From the Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey (2 Vols.) (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1996), George Olin Zabriskie, "Geertje Hendricks, Mother of the Hopper and Van Dien Families. 1:284. Hereinafter cited as Genealogies of New Jersey Families.

Bertram1

Citations

  1. [S2408] The Trinity Church Story a.k.a. "The Hill Manuscript", Unpublished Manuscript, ca.1924, Box 7, Catalog Item no.77, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. This manuscript is only available in a few libraries. Although it provides an interesting account of the Anneke Jans-Trinity Church legal battles, the genealogies, especially for the earlier generations, are unreliable. page 36.

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."

Charles Besley1

Citations

  1. [S3979] Joyce Tice,"Brewer-Scofield Bible", online http://www.joycetice.com/bibles/brewersc.htm. "Tri-Counties Genealogy & History" website, "Tri-County Bible Records," 2004 Retrieved June 2010. From "Brewer-Scofield" Bible, dated 1890. Hereinafter cited as Brewer-Scofield Bible.

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

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."

Joseph Betts1

  • Father*: William Betts2
  • Joseph Betts married Abigail Baxter, daughter of Thomas Baxter and Rebecca.1
  • His will was dated on 10 December 1715 Joseph Beets (Betts) of the Yonkers, in Westchester County, being sick. I leave to my wife Abigail 30 acres of land and all moveables for to pay debts and bring up the children. I leave to my son Joseph my house and home lot and 1/2 of my land, except as otherwise ordered, and he is to pay to my daughters Susannah and Mary, £200 each when of age. I leave to my sons John and Baxter all the rest of my lands and meadows, and they are each to pay to my daughter Rebecca £5, when they are of age. And my wife is to have the use of lands during her widowhood. I make my wife and John Stevenson and Noah Barton of the Yonkers, executors. Witnesses: Joseph Hedley, Henry Tippett, David Tippett. Proved before Israel Honeywell, Esq., 2 Dec. 1749. The wife Abigail was then the widow of Abraham Emmons, and she was the surviving executor.1

Family: Abigail Baxter b. 14 May 1687

  • Joseph Betts1
  • Susannah Betts1
  • Mary Betts1
  • John Betts1
  • Baxter Betts1
  • Rebecca Betts1

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 251-252. Abstracting Lib. 17, page 53. Joseph Beets (Betts). Hereinafter cited as Abs. NY Co. Wills v. 4, 1744-1753.
  2. [S5528] Frances Baxter, The Baxter Family: Descendants of George and Thomas Baxter of Westchester County, New York, as well as some West Virginia and South Carolina Lines (n.p.: T.A. Wright, 1913), page 39. Hereinafter cited as The Baxter Family.

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."

Joseph Betz1

b. circa 1856
  • Father*: Frank Betz1
  • Mother*: Anna Meleas1

Citations

  1. [S4614] "New York County Marriages, 1908-1935", online www.familysearch.org. , Retrieved April 2012. Joseph Betz, age 60 (parents: Frank Betz, Anna Meleas), Ida May Reynolds, age 60 (parents: Samuel Brower, Elizabeth Gowers). Hereinafter cited as New York Co. Marriages 1908-35.

Mary Beveridge1

b. circa 1785, d. 21 April 1819
  • Father*: David Beveridge1
  • Mary Beveridge was born circa 1785.
  • She married John Clark, son of Alexander Clark and Mary Hoff, on 2 May 1815.1
  • Mary Beveridge died on 21 April 1819 at New Brunswick, Canada; "age 34."1

Family: John Clark b. 4 Apr 1768

Citations

  1. [S2068] Esther Clark Wright, Alexander Clark, Loyalist; A Contribution to the History of New Brunswick (Wolfville, Nova Scotia: n.pub., 1940), p. 12. Hereinafter cited as Alexander Clark, Loyalist.

Magdalena Bevier1

Family: Jan Hoffman b. 7 Jan 1750

Citations

  1. [S3298] Eugene Augustus Hoffman, Genealogy of the Hoffman Family: Descendants of Martin Hoffman, with biographical notes (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1899), page 143. Hereinafter cited as Gen. of the Hoffman Family. Https://archive.org/details/genealogyofhoffm00hoff.
  2. [S3298] Eugene Augustus Hoffman, Genealogy of the Hoffman Family: Descendants of Martin Hoffman, with biographical notes (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1899), page 144. Hereinafter cited as Gen. of the Hoffman Family. Https://archive.org/details/genealogyofhoffm00hoff.

Margaretha M. Biays1

  • Margaretha M. Biays possibly married Jacob H. Brua on 24 December 1859 (Lynn Austin Brua (1986) claims two marriages for Margaretha to two different Jacob H. Brewers, on the same date).1

Citations

  1. [S2363] Lynn Austin Brua, The Brua Family and Bruaw, Bruah, Brewer (United Kingdom: L.A. Brua, 1989, 1996). Also on FHL film #2055459, item 2. The second edition can be found online at Family History Archives, www.lib.byu.edu and accessable directly from the Family History website, www.familysearch.org with a search for the Brua Family in the Library Catalog. A copy of the 1989 edition is found in the William B. Bogardus Collection, Box 5, BB-421. page 32. Hereinafter cited as The Brua Family.

Margaretta M. Biays1

Citations

  1. [S2363] Lynn Austin Brua, The Brua Family and Bruaw, Bruah, Brewer (United Kingdom: L.A. Brua, 1989, 1996). Also on FHL film #2055459, item 2. The second edition can be found online at Family History Archives, www.lib.byu.edu and accessable directly from the Family History website, www.familysearch.org with a search for the Brua Family in the Library Catalog. A copy of the 1989 edition is found in the William B. Bogardus Collection, Box 5, BB-421. page 41. Hereinafter cited as The Brua Family.

Jan Bibou1

  • Also known as Jan Ribut.3
  • Also known as Jan Bibout.4
  • His will was dated on 30 August 1705.4

Family: Metje Beeckman

  • Marijtje Bibou1

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 130. Marritje; parents: Jan Bibou, Metje Beeckman. Hereinafter cited as OFDRC Brooklyn.
  2. [S4628] Andrew J. Provost, Calyer Family (Darien, Conn.: the author, 1951), page 88. Hereinafter cited as Calyer Family.
  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 271. Jan Ribut, young man, with Mettie Beeckmans, widow of Cornelis Vandersever; residing both at Brooklyn. Hereinafter cited as RDC Flatbush Recs.
  4. [S4628] Andrew J. Provost, Calyer Family (Darien, Conn.: the author, 1951), page 89. Hereinafter cited as Calyer Family.

Cornelius Bice1

  • Also known as Cornelius Boice.1

Citations

  1. [S2318] Roselyne Watts Jones, Ye Olde Brewers Mill (n.p.: Privately printed, 1982). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 72. Family Group Sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ye Olde Brewers Mill.

Victor Bicker1

b. 10 November 1652
  • Victor Bicker was baptized on 10 November 1652 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam; sponsors Francois Fyn, Helena Blommaerts.2
  • He married Claesje Blanck, daughter of Jeuriaen Blanck and Tryntie Claes, at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 5 November 1679 (banns 14 Oct 1679).4
  • Victor Bicker witnessed the baptism of Dorothea Heyers , daughter of Walter Hyer and Tryntje Bickers, on 20 September 1673 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, (witnesses Victor Bickers, Neeltje Jans).5

Family: Claesje Blanck b. 4 Jul 1655

  • Aeltje Bickers6

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.242 fn. Hereinafter cited as "Van der Beek, NYGBR 64 (1933)."
  2. [S1582] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 5:148.
  3. [S4542] Richard Hyer, "Gerrit Bicker and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 102, page 171 (July1971): 102:172. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Bicker."
  4. [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 46. Victor Bicker, j. m. Van N. Yorke, en Claesje Blanck, j. d. als boven. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.
  5. [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 111. Dorothea; parents: Wolter Heyers, Tryntie Bickers; witnesses: Victor Bickers, Neeltje Jans. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New Amsterdam/New York (1639-1730).
  6. [S4542] Richard Hyer, "Gerrit Bicker and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 102, page 171 (July1971): 102:174. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Bicker."

Gerrit Bickers1,2

b. circa 1611, d. before 6 June 1659
  • Gerrit Bickers was born circa 1611 at Altluneberg, Duchy of Bremen.3
  • He married first at Reformed Church, Sloterdijk, Netherlands, on 14 September 1636 Aeltje Lambrechts (Banns dated 30 Aug 1636 at Amsterdam).4
  • Gerrit Bickers married second at Sloten, Netherlands, on 19 June 1650 Aeltje Lubbertse.4
  • Gerrit Bickers died before 6 June 1659; (when his widow remarried).5
  • Also known as Gerret Becker.6
  • Gerrit Bicker is found at numerous locations in the New World. He was at the Dutch Settlement in Brazil in 1638, and is recorded at Mauritsstad, Brazil on 25 Jul 1641, when he loaned 700 guilders to Kiliaen Sneider. On 26 March 1642 he took the burgher oath at New Amsterdam, and from 1643 to 1649 he was a brandy distiller there. In 1650 he was married near Amsterdam, and in 1652 had a child baptized at New Amsterdam. He was in command of the garrison at Fort Casimir, on the South (Delaware) River in May 1654 when it was surrendered to the Swedes. On 27 March 1658, Richard Heaberd was granted 250 acres at Westmoreland County, Virginia for the transportation of Gerrit Bicker, his wife and children.7

Family 1: Aeltje Lambrechts b. c 1610, d. b 16 Jun 1650

  • Maria Bickers6
  • Tryntje Bickers1

Family 2: Aeltje Lubbertse b. c 1622

Citations

  1. [S1996] Richard Hyer, "Walter Hyer From Kingston, Surrey and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.74, 78 (1943, 1947): 74:2. Hereinafter cited as "Hyer, NYGBR 74, 78 (1943,47)."
  2. [S4542] Richard Hyer, "Gerrit Bicker and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 102, page 171 (July1971). Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Bicker."
  3. [S4542] Richard Hyer, "Gerrit Bicker and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 102, page 171 (July1971): 102:174. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Bicker."
  4. [S4542] Richard Hyer, "Gerrit Bicker and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 102, page 171 (July1971): 102:172. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Bicker."
  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 24. Nicolaes Velthuysen, Van Lubeck, Wedr. Van Jannetje Willems, en Aeltje Lubberts, Wede. Gerrit Bicker. Hereinafter cited as Marriages, RDC NA/NY.
  6. [S3576] Elizabeth Whitman Schmidt, "Some Baptisms of the Dutch in Brazil, 1633-1654", New Netherland Connections Vols. 11, 12, 13 (2006, 2007, 2008): 11:24. Maria; parents: Gerret Becker, Aeltie Lambrechts. Hereinafter cited as "Some Baptisms of the Dutch in Brazil."
  7. [S4542] Richard Hyer, "Gerrit Bicker and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 102, page 171 (July1971): 102:172-174. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Bicker."
  8. [S1582] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 5:148.

Bickler1

Citations

  1. [S3160] Elwood Roberts, Biographical Annals of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers and biographical sketches of prominent citizens (New York: T. S. Benham, 1904), page 63. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Annals of Montgomery Co., Pa.

Richard Bidder1

Family:

  • Richard Bidder Jr.1

Citations

  1. [S519] Howard S.F. Randolph, "The Elsworth Family of New York City", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol.64, pp.255-267 (1933): p.256. Hereinafter cited as "NYG&BR 64:255-267."

James E. Biddle1

b. 13 August 1867
  • James E. Biddle was born on 13 August 1867.1

Citations

  1. [S3324] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-142, Amasa Brower Family Bible. Atlantic County Historical Society, Family Records, vol. 3, pp. 13-15. Copy furnished by Mr. J.H. Brower.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

John H. Biddle1

Family: Hester Louisa Brower b. 10 Aug 1844, d. 5 Aug 1898

Citations

  1. [S3324] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-142, Amasa Brower Family Bible. Atlantic County Historical Society, Family Records, vol. 3, pp. 13-15. Copy furnished by Mr. J.H. Brower.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S4204] William B. Bogardus, "Vincent Brower, b. 1739," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, October 16, 2011, Bith dates and marriages for some descendants of Amasa Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Vincent Brower, b. 1739 (reply)."

Eliza Bidlack1,2

b. 16 September 1815, d. 16 April 1904
  • Father*: John Bidlack2
  • Mother*: Elizabeth Tilbury2
  • Eliza Bidlack was born on 16 September 1815 at Ohio.2
  • She married Solomon Rose, son of John Rose and Dorothy, at Fairfield Co., Ohio, on 30 November 1831.1,2
  • Eliza Bidlack died on 16 April 1904 at Pleasant Hill, Saline Co., Nebraska.2
  • She was buried at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Saline Co., Nebraska.2
  • She appeared on the census on 2 December 1850 at Brown, Darke Co., Ohio, as Eliza Rose, age 37, born in Ohio.3
  • She appeared on the census on 11 June 1860 at Malaka, Jasper Co., Iowa, as Eliza Rose, age 45, born in Ohio.4
  • She appeared on the census on 17 August 1870 at Swan City, Saline Co., Nebraska, as Eliza Rose, age 55, born in Ohio.5
  • She appeared on the census on 15 June 1880 at Pleasant Hill, Saline Co., Nebraska, as Eliza Rose, age given as 50, born in Ohio. Both parents born in New York.6

Family: Solomon Rose b. 11 Mar 1811, d. 18 May 1882

Citations

  1. [S1760] Richard Brewer,"Family Group Pedigrees for Brewer Descendants of Johannes (Jan) Brouwer."Pedigrees submitted by participants in the Brewer DNA project. Online http://web.mac.com/brewpe/iWeb/JanBrouwerDNA/Pedigrees.html., Kit 8086 Robert Rose (retrieved Jan 2008). Hereinafter cited as Family Group Pedigrees for Brewer Descendants of Johannes (Jan) Brouwer.
  2. [S1789] "Research on the Descendants of John and Dorothy Rose", 10 Jan 2008, Marg Bond (Bowie, Maryland), to Chris Chester (Kent, New York). Research compiled by Marg Bond. Copyright © 2008 Marg Bond. Material may not be reproduced without the permission of Margaret (Rose) Bond. "Three Generations of Descendants of John and Dorothy Rose." Modified Register report compiled by Marg Bond, October 24, 2008, unpublished. Sources including census, probate, cemetery and military records are cited in this document; Chris Chester, Kent, New York. Hereinafter cited as "Research on the Descendants of John and Dorothy Rose."
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 674, page 482, image 482. Solomon Rose household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 325, page 28, image 357. Solomon Rose household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 832, page 241, image 482. Solomon Rose household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 755, FHL film #1254755, page 80.1000, ED 219, image 0161. Solomon Rose household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.