OliveTreeGenealogy.com logo for Olive Tree Genealogy and its free free genealogical resourcesYour link to the past since February 1996! Search for your ancestors in free Ships' Passenger lists, Naturalization Records, Palatine Genealogy, Canadian Genealogy, American Genealogy, Native American Genealogy, Huguenots, Mennonites, Almshouse Records, Orphan Records, church records, military muster rolls, census records, land records and more. Olive Tree Genealogy Free Genealogy Database marks FREE genealogy records.
Olive Tree Genealogy website chosen by Family Tree Magazine as one of 101 Best Genealogy Websites 2017 Olive Tree Genealogy website chosen by Family Tree Magazine for 2017

Olive Tree Genealogy Blog one of MyHeritage top 100 Genealogy blogs, one of 25 Most Popular Genealogy Blogs by Technorati and one of the Top 40 Genealogy Blogs 2011 & 2012.

FIRST NAME


LAST NAME


LOCALITY


Check out the Genealogy Books written by Olive Tree Genealogy!

Organize Your Genealogy in Evernote in 10 Easy Steps is a must have!

Follow Olive Tree Genealogy on             

See the list of Ten People All Genealogists Should Follow On Twitter

Death Finds a Way: A Janie Riley Mystery by Lorine McGinnis Schulze

Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies. She and her husband head to Salt Lake City Utah to research Janie's elusive 4th great-grandmother. But her search into the past leads her to a dark secret. Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes? Available now on Amazon.com and the CreateSpace eStore
The Peer Family in North America in 6 Volumes are available for sale!
 


Try an Ancestry.com Free Trial


Genealogy Mystery Book!


Death Finds a Way: A Janie Riley Mystery
by Lorine McGinnis Schulze

Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies. She and her husband head to Salt Lake City Utah to research Janie's elusive 4th great-grandmother. But her search into the past leads her to a dark secret. Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes? Available now on Amazon.com and Amazon.ca

Genealogy Newsletter

JOIN Free Olive Tree Genealogy Newsletter. Be the first to know of genealogy events. Find out when new genealogy databases are put online. Get tips for finding your elusive brick-wall ancestor

Share With Others

Share with other genealogists! Tweet this page!

Follow OliveTreeGenealogy

Google Plus Proilfe page for Olive Tree GenealogyFollow Olive Tree Genealogy on Google+

Search OliveTreeGenealogy



Google Custom Search
Search Olive Tree Genealogy Family of Websites

Search Fold3

Search Military Records - Fold3

New Netherland New York Genealogy

New Netherland Settlers Books now available!:

Ships Passenger Lists to New York
500 voyages to and from New Netherland (New York)
Cemetery Records (Cemetery, Obits)
Census Records
Church Records (B, D, M)
City Directories
Land & Mortgage Records
Military Records
Wills & Probate Records
New Netherland History
Ancestor Signatory hand marks
Translation of words in Church records
Understanding Patronymics
Dutch Names & Nicknames
Glossary of Dutch Words
Ancient Dutch Occupations
Dutch Ancestors
17th Century Ancestor Registry
Dutch & English translations for Occupations
Life in 17th Century Amsterdam
Online Books
Research in the Netherlands
Miscellaneous Genealogy
[ Mailing Lists] [Societies & Journals] [Dictionary & Definitions] [Olive Tree Library] [Help] [Links]

Members Lists in Gravesend, New York Church Records 1769-1805

The following is a transcription by Peter Divine, July 2001, from LDS Microfilm #1016877, Item #2. This is a microfilm of a handwritten transcript (p. 129-195) in possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City. The transcription of original records was done by Dingman Versteeg into 2 ledger books which are items 1 & 2 on the microfilm. Only the front-side of each leaf was used (only the odd-numbered pages). The first book contains most of the records of the Dutch Reformed Church (Tarrytown, New York). The second book consists of the remainder of the Tarrytown records (pages 1-127) followed by the Gravesend records (pages 129-195). The Gravesend records are for baptisms, 1715-1720, 1743-1750, 1762-1805; members, 1763-1774, 1783-1805; elders and deacons, 1763-1805. Gravesend, Kings County, New York, is now a part of the Borough of Brooklyn in the city of New York.

Notes:

1. "do" means "ditto", used in place of re-writing the surname of the previously mentioned individual.
2. Notes and question marks in brackets [?] were inserted by Peter Divine in places where the microfilm was damaged or the handwriting of Dingman Versteeg was unreadable.
3. All other notes and question marks, including those in parenthese (), were inserted by Dingman Versteeg.
4. I did not transcribe the lists of elders and deacons (pages 129-137).

Churchbook of the Reformed Dutch Church of J. Christ gathered at Gravesend Containing election and ordination of Consistories, names of the baptized, members, and marriages.*

*No record of marriages could be found in the register

Members Lists

Page 193

  • 1769, March 30 Acc. as members.
  • Barend Johnson
  • Bernardus Ryder wife Engeltje
  • Nov 9 Acc. as members from Utrecht
  • Jacques Barculo
  • 1771 May 24 Abram Deryee
  • Oct 11 Jan Voorhees wife Jannitje
  • 1772 May 23 Elisabeth wife of Hermanus Borculo
  • Sara Finn?
  • 1773 May 27 Catriena, wife of James Hubbard, upon letters
  • 1774 June 26 Samuel Gerritsen & wife Aeltje
  • 1783 June 6 Ferdinand Van Sicklen
  • 1786 June 4 Rutgert Van Brunt
  • Hendrick Wyckoff & wife Sara
  • Lourance Ryder
  • John V. Cleff & wife Maria
  • Hendrick V. Cleff & wife Ida
  • Roulf Terhune, at John Buys' house.
  • 1788 July 3 Daniel Jones & wife Jannitje V. Dyck
  • Femmetje Denyse, wife of Bernardus Ryder
  • Sep 18 Rem Williamson & wife Susanna Bennett
  • Barend Johnson & wife Eitje Van Cleff
  • William Van Dyck & wife Jannitje Denyse
  • Jaques Denyse & wife Ida Stillwell
  • Maria Schenck, wife of Samuel Strycker
  • Antje Williamson, wife of Joost Stillwell
  • Ida Stillwell
  • Tryntje Williamson, wife of Lawrence Ryder
  • Antje Emans, wife of Samuel Hubbard at the house of widow Emans
  • 1789 April 25 Samuel Stryker
  • Samuel Hubbard
  • Johannes Emans
  • Geertje Ryder, wife of Wilhelmus Ryder / deceased
  • Maria Johnson, wife of Richard Stillwell
  • Sally Schoonmaker, wife of Johannis Emans
  • Atje Emans
  • 1790 Oct 4 Cornelia, wife of Ferdinand Van Sicklen
  • 1792 Aug 25 Acc. as memb. At the house of Rem Williamse
  • Cornelis Stryker & wife Maria Lake

Page 195

  • 1793 Sep 14 Acc. as memb. At the house of James Hubbard:
  • Stephen Hubbard
  • 1794 Aug 25 Abraham Emans wife Leytje Voorhees at the house of Rem Williamson
  • Phebe Griggs, wife of Court Johnson
  • 1797 March 31 John Emans, at the house of Rem Williamson
  • 1802 Sep 10 Joris Sedam and wife Jannitje Voorhees at the house of Rem Williamson
  • also: Bat servant of Samuel Gerritsen
  • and Jacob Boss, servant.
  • 1805 Sep 9 Acc. as memb. At the house of Rem Williamson
  • Stephen Stryker wife Johanna Bergen
  • Aaltje Stillwell wife of John Ryder.
[End of Gravesend Churchbook]


Choose from Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1715-1763 | Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1763-1768 | Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1768-1772 | Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1772-1782 | Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1783-1789 | Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1789-1794 | Gravesend New York Church Baptisms 1794-1798 | Gravesend New York Church baptism records 1798-1805 or Gravesend New York Church Members Lists 1763-1768 | Gravesend New York Church Members Lists 1769-1805


 
 

Don't leave without searching for your ancestors on Olive Tree Genealogy! Free Ships' Passenger lists, orphan records, almshouse records, JJ Cooke Shipping Lists, Irish Famine immigrants, family surnames, church records, military muster rolls, census records, land records and more are free to help you find your brick-wall ancestor. Build your family tree quickly with Olive Tree Genealogy free records

URL: http://olivetreegenealogy.com/           All rights reserved          Copyright 1996-present
These pages may be freely linked to but not duplicated in any fashion without my written consent.

Home Philosophy Helping FAQ Link to Olive Tree Make Olive Tree Your Homepage Library Friends Search Store About Lorine Awards, Interviews About OliveTreeGenealogy


Contact Lorine at Contact Lorine of Olive Tree Genealogy