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Date: Tue Jul 1 05:34:15 1997
Name: Jack McLaughlin
E- mail: mclaughr@vianet.on.ca
Surname of Immigrant: Du Trieux (later Truax)
Given name(s) of Immigrant: Philippe
Name of Ship: New Netherland
Arrival Date: mid May 1624

Origin of Immigrant: Leiden, Netherlands
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: Robaix, France
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: 1652 New Amsterdam (murdered)
Immigrant's Spouse: 1Jacqueline Noiret 2Susanah du Chesne
Source of Information: The House of Truax (New York Gen. & Biog. Society); Association of Philippe Du Trieux Descendants Newsletters
Immigrant's Children:
Philippe 3 Jan 1616 d. infancy ?
Marye 5 Apr 1617 d ? m Cornelius Volckertsen Viele
Philippe Feb 1619 d 1652 (murdered) m ?
Madelaine 9 Feb 1620
Sarah 1625 d ? m Isaacq de Forest
Susanna m Evert Jansen Wendel
Rachel Hendrick Van Bommel
Abraham Notes: The Du Trieuxes were Walloons who fled to England and the Netherlands when they became Protestant. The family came to New Amsterdam as one of the first 30 families in 1624. Family members then migrate up the Hudson to Albany and Schenectady, and some from there eventually to Canada.I am a 9th great grandson via Philippe Jr (d 1619)

Date: Tue Jul 8 21:45:49 1997
Name: j. oelke
E- mail: joelke@usa.net
Surname of Immigrant: bray
Given name(s) of Immigrant: richard
Name of Ship: ?
Arrival Date: before 1657

Origin of Immigrant: england
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: ?
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: april, l666 @ Lynn,mass
Immigrant's Spouse: mary
Source of Information: sister nancy
Immigrant's Children:

Notes: Exeter & OysterBay, NY

Date: Wed Jul 9 17:10:06 1997
Surname of Immigrant: VAN DUYNE
Given name(s) of Immigrant: GERRIT CORNELIUS
Name of Ship:
Arrival Date: 1649

Origin of Immigrant: UTRECHT NETHERLANDS
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: 1620
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: ?
Immigrant's Spouse:
Source of Information: FAMILY HISTORY
Immigrant's Children:

Date: Fri Jul 11 06:38:40 1997
Name: Brian Van Sise
E- mail: Watsmatau@AOL.com
Surname of Immigrant: Carelszen (Later Van Sysen)
Given name(s) of Immigrant: Joost
Name of Ship: ?
Arrival Date: 1654

Origin of Immigrant: Groningen, The Netherlands
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: 1640, Groningen, The Netherlands
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: After 1703 , New York
Immigrant's Spouse: 1st Cristina Jans 2nd Styntie Jans
Source of Information: Old Family Papers, Old Dutch Reformed Church of New York
Immigrant's Children:
Saertje (Sarah)
Jannetje (Johanna)
Cornelis Joosten Notes: E-mail me at Watsmatau@AOL.com for more details about each of them. I'll be glad to help.

Date: Mon Jul 14 05:05:07 1997
Name: Madelyn A. (Selover) Evans
E-mail: chas.evns@worldnet.att.net
Address: 7002 Halsey Shawne, Kansas 66216-2920
Surname of Immigrant: Schermerhooren
Given name(s) of Immigrant: Jacob Janse
Name of Ship: Rensselaerwyck
Arrival Date: October 1, 1636

Origin of Immigrant: Waterland, Holland
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: 1622 Schermerhorn, Waterland, Holland
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: 1688, Schenectady New York
Immigrant's Spouse: Jannetje Egmont dau. of Cornelis Segerse Egmont Van Voorhout
Source of Information: Colonial Families of The United States p,483 etc. Selover/Slover Family 1968 by Mabel Jacques Hadler also in The Library of Congress
Immigrant's Children:
Reyer J b. 1652 d.2/19/1719 md. 7/1676 AriaantjeArentse (Bratt) Otten d. 1719
Symon J. b. 1658 md.Willempse Viele
Helena b. 1660 md. Myndert H. Van Der Bogaart
Jacob b. 1662 md. Gerritie H. Van Buren
Machtelt b. 1664 md. Johannes M. Beekman
CornelisJ. b. 1668 md. Marritie H. Van Buren
Jannetie b. 1670 md. Casper Springsteen
Neeltje b. 1674 md. Barent Ten Eyck
Lucas J. b. 1676 md. Elizabeth Damen 12/1/1700

Notes: Elizabeth Damen was bapt. 9/20/1676 New Amsterdam R. D. Church daughter of Jan Cornelis Damen and Fytie (Sophia) Martens Notes:

This is additional data I should add to my previous entry in case someone out there is a relative. Lucas J. Schermerhorn (youngest son of Jacob Janse Schermerhorn and Sophia Martens) married Elizabeth Damen whose Father was a very early settler of Brooklyn and an original signer for the Patton of Brooklyn. Lucas and Elizabeth had two daughters who married Selover/Slover half brothers, sons of Isaac Slover, schoolmaster. Daniel Slover was the son of Isaac Slover and his third wife Judith Waldron. Daniel Slover married Helenah Schermerhorn in New Jersey, 9/3/1726. Helenah was born in Kingston, New York. Daniel and Helenah Schermerhorn Selover/Slover are my ancestors. This reference is taken from the Selover/Slover Family History Second Edition by Mabel Jacques Hadler 1968. I have recently joined D.A.R. and a lot of family research was involved. I hope you can add this to my previous submission. Thanks. Madelyn A. (Selover) Evans

I keep sending in corrections for Jacob Janse Schermerhorn. He was married to Jannetje Egmont. Lucas Schermerhorn their son and also my ancestor was married to Elizabeth Damen daughter of Jan Cornelis Damen and Sophia (Fyte) Martens. I hope you can put all these additions and corrections together with my original bit of information.

Note from Lorine: It is MUCH easier for me if submitters would send me an email when they have made a correction. Please try to imagine how much time it takes me to correct bits and pieces when I have not been informed there are additional entries with corrections. Also, it is extremely difficult for me to make corrections in this way as I have to read the submissions within the html coding and attempt to figure out who has made duplicate entries and who has made a correction. Not much fun, really, and after hours of this, Submitters may find their entries deleted instead of corrected as my time and my patience grows shorter....

Please refer to my FAQ or write me if unsure how to update or correct entries.

Date: Thu Jul 17 18:36:28 1997
Name: Robert M Briggs
E- mail: David_Briggs@w3link.com
Address: 8730 Exeter Place Maineville, Ohio 45039-9733
Surname of Immigrant: BRIGGS
Given name(s) of Immigrant: John
Name of Ship: Blessing
Arrival Date: 1635

Origin of Immigrant: York England
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: 1615 York England
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: 1644 Sandwich England
Immigrant's Spouse: 1st (K)Catherine, 2nd unknown
Source of Information: cousin Marilyn Briggs Troyer
Immigrant's Children:
Samuel Briggs by 1st wife
Sara Briggs by 1st wife
John Briggs by 2nd wife B1642 D1697 married Frances Fisher, Notes: John Briggs name found at Newport Rode Island, admitted a freeman oct 1, 1638 per colonial records of Rode Island. He became a citizen of Portsmouth R.I. april 30, 1639. He was appointed assistant member of the general court of Portsmouth R.I. on may 16, 1648. He was appointed commisioner for building a prison and commisioner for uniting the four towns of Providence Plantations on aug 31, 1654. Note inconsistant date of death, could be two John Briggs, possably father and son. I am related to him or them.

Date: Thu Jul 31 18:20:49 1997
Name: Leah Nahmias
E-mail: mailto:/
Address: 1699 W. Shady Lane Greensburg, IN 47240
Surname of Immigrant: OPDYCK
Given name(s) of Immigrant: Louris Jansen
Name of Ship: ?
Arrival Date: before 1653

Origin of Immigrant: Holland
Immigrant's Date & Place of Birth: 1600-1620 Holland
Immigrant's Date & Place of Death: 1659 Gravesend, NY
Immigrant's Spouse: Christina (Stincha)
Source of Information: The OP DYCK Genealogy by Charles Wilson OPDYCKE Published by Weed Parsons and Co. Albany, NY 1889
Immigrant's Children: BR Peter b. before 1643 d.? BR Otto b. ca 1646 m. 1661 to Marretje Jans (a widow) BR Johannes b. 1651 m. Catherine d. 1729

Notes: OPDYCK has also beem spelled as OP DYCK, OPDYCKE, OPDYKE, UPDIKE. Opdyck genealogy provides many details of history of Holland. Also provides details on the lives of the people profiled, as well as an account of all records found on them (to date).


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