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Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam/New York - Marriages

Marriage Book of the Register of the Persons who are herin recorded, and who were married here or outside the city of New York from the 11th Dec. 1639

Source: The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record published 1890 and 1940

Notes:

  • New York was New Amsterdam until 1674
  • Researchers in this time period should also familiarize themselves with common Dutch phrases used in Baptismal, Marriage and death records. The serious researcher will also need to be very familiar with Dutch naming systems and patronymics
  • Remarks within square brackets [ ], are Lorine's own notations and research. The names are for the most part, in patronymic form. The actual surname the family may have taken, would not have developed for some years. If known, I have indicated the family name which this individual or his/her descendants eventually took.
  • Remember that spelling was largely phonetic in this time period - and your ancestor may be found under a variety of names (patronymics) and spellings ..... so... be creative! In these early records the use of "Van" is not usually part of the surname, but is intended as "from" showing the place of origin of the individual.

Understanding these records:

From 27 August 1673 on, the first date is the date the parties registered their intent to marry. The last date is the date of the actual marriage. Example:

"den 3 May. Willem Heyer en Catalyntie Mol den 26 May"

"den 3 May" means Willem and Catalyntie registered on the 3 May of that year. "den 26 May" is the actual marriage date.

dicto means that entry occured in the same month as the preceeding entry (the one above it). If the preceeding entry also uses "dicto", keep reading up until you find a month. Example:

"den 3 May. Willem Heyer en Catalyntie Mol, j.d. Van N. Yorck, den 26 May"
"den 28 dicto. James Spencer en Maria Carlee met een licentie den 28 dicto."

Here we see that James Spencer and Maria Carlee registered their intent to marry on 28 May (as per the entry before theirs)

eodem means the entry occured on the same day as the one preceeding. Example: In the following three entries we see that Andries Holst registered his intent to marry on the same day as Francois de Fenne. Francois' entry uses "den 6 dicto" so we must read up to find the first preceeding entry with a month - and that is Delivery Stantely with the month of Sept. Thus Francois' entry is 6 Sept. as is Andries'.

"den 2 Sept. Delivery Stantely, en Engelje Boeckhout, Getrouwt den 2 Octob."
"den 6 dicto. Francois de Fenne, en Margareta Blanck, Getrouwt den 9 Octob."
"Eodem. Andries Holst, en Cornelia Van Tienhoven Getrouwt den 23 Septemb."

New Amsterdam (New York City) Reformed Dutch Church Marriages 1749

New Amsterdam (New York City) Reformed Dutch Church Marriages transcribed by anonymous volunteer for Olive Tree Genealogy.

Personen met Licentie Anno 1749

January 23; Robert Marksel & Elisabeth Brady; January 23.

25; George Bear & Maria Breasjer; 25.

25; Martin Everts & Elisabeth Douvebag; 26.

Febr. 20; John Ellis & Lidia Dunbar; Febr. 20.

Maart 3; Gerard Mandevill & Dorothe v'r Hoef; Maart 14.

15; Cornelius Clopper & Catharina Keteltas; 16.

18; Abraham Montague & Janneke Luwis; 18.

4; Abraham Akkerman & Jelonte de Voor; 19.

17; John Harsen & Rachel Dyckman; 19.

22; Samuel Brown & Elisabeth Gardner, Wed. 22.

23; William Blercom & Frenatje Cammings; 23.

20; John Meyer & Apollonia Butzaren, Wed.; 23.

April 22; John Forbes & Hanna Myer; April 22.

27; John Gillespy & Maria Cox; 27.

27; Aarnout Bussing & Sara Roome; 29.

Maay; Axford Burt & Margaret Marsier, Wed'e; Maay 1.

Maart 5; Isaak van Aarnam & Elisabet Fyl; 7.

May 6; Nicolas van Dam & Sophia van Hoorn; 10.

10; Silas Wood & Maria Reed; 10.

9; John Bas & Susanna Kuyper; 12.

22; John Whyte & Maria van Brakele; 22.

20; Robert Moon & Alia Thomas, Wed.; 26.

Personen met Geboden Anno 1749

Ingeteekent Juny 30; Ulrich Oot, j.m. met Margrietje Jeyler j.d., beide van Hoogduidslalnd, en wonende alhier; Getrouwt _______.

Personen met Licentie Anno 1749

Getekend May 22; James Stevens & Catharina Wessels; Getrouwt May 28.

Juni 1; Mathew Killman & Annatje Soningberg; Juni 1.

3; Dirk Uyt den bogard & Cregje van den Berg; 3.

5; Jan Brant & Sara Harwood; 5.

9; Samuel Waldron & Maria Basset; 10.

13; Pieter Schuyler & Bregje Goelet, Wed.; 15.

Juli 6; Gerrit Couzyn & Jannetje Dyckman; Juli 7.

17; Edward Flahertey & Margret Gillis; 17.

Aug. 2; James Richards & Charity Sepper, Wed.; 5 August.

5; William Bedlow & Catharina Rutgers; 12.

31; John Jones & Jane Weeden, Wed.; Sept. 1.

Sept. 2; William Swanson & Sara Cosyn, Wed.; 3.

4; Nicolas Burger & Jane du Tour; 4.

22; John Gilbert & Sara Langley; 23.

26; Charles Minnis & Elizabeth Folly; 26.

Octob. 3; John M'kdugal & Eleanor M'kCarty; Octob. 3.

14; John Turk & Aplonia Schaf; 14.

10; Jacob Wendel & Hanna de Hart; 19.

19; Johannes Wetsel & Christina Ernest; 21.

31; Isaac Odel & Lena De Veau; Novemb. 4.

Nov'r 4; Robert Harding & Sara Turk; 4.

Octob. 31; Tobias Rykman & Cornelia Kip; 9.

Novemb. 8; John van Cortland & Hester Bayard; 9.

17; Robbert Siggels & Sara van Deurse; 19.

20; John Hardenbroek & Anna Bas; 23.

24; William Gneffit & Engeltje Burger; 26.

20; Cornelius Cregier & Aafje Tucker; 26.

Personen met Geboden Anno 1749

Ingeteekent Novemb. 18; Pieter Vonk, j.m. v. N. York, wonende alhier, met Maria Wood, j.d. van Tappan, wonende aldaar; Getrouwt Decemb. 9.

Anno 1750

Maart 10; Hendrik Spilman, j.m. uit Zurich in Switserl. met Anna Weertin, j.d. van de Gelfdeplaats; Maart 25.

Maart 17; Richard Hoppe, Wed'r van N. York, met Elisabeth Meeks, j.d. van de kleine Jonkers, wonende alhier; April 5.

April 8; Pieter Beel, j.m. van Kerkwyk in Hoog Duitsland met Catharina Visser, j.d. van Saxenhaim in Hoogduitsland; April 29.

Juny 2; William Ogelsbie, j.m. v. Schotland, met Catharina Palding, j.d. van N. York, beide wonende alhier; Juny 12.

9; Johannes Remmie, Wed'r v. Nivit in Duitsland, met Maria Kayvelin, Wed'e, van Palls in Duidsland; 24.

Personen met Licentie; Anno 1749

Ingeteekent Decemb. 1; Samuel Coleman and Sara King; Getrouwt Decemb. 2.

9; Cornelius Ekkersse & Lena Cuyper; 9.

Sept. 29; Patrik Robberson & Jane Kampbel, Wed.; 16.

Decemb. 22; John Anderson & Margrietje Bokee; 28.

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