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Baptismal Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Flatlands, Long Island, New York 1796 - 1799
The following is a transcription by Peter Divine, July 2001, from LDS Microfilm #17637. This is a microfilm of a handwritten transcript in possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City. The transcription of original records (and translation from Dutch to English) was done by Dingman Versteeg into a ledger book. Only the front-side of each leaf was used (only the odd-numbered pages), except for the frontispiece on page 152. The microfilming was done in reverse order, beginning with page 231 and ending with page 152. Flatlands is now a part of the Borough of Brooklyn in the city of New York.
Notes from Peter Divine:
"do" means "ditto", used in place of re-writing the surname of the previously mentioned individual.
Notes and question marks that I inserted are enclosed in brackets [?].
All other notes and question marks, including those in parentheses (), were inserted by Dingman Versteeg.
In Dingman Versteeg's handwriting, the capital "L" is virtually indistinguishable from the capital "S", and the small "h" is indistinguishable from the small "k". Thus, what I have transcribed as "Sytje" may in some cases really be "Lytje", and what I have transcribed as "Fish" may really be "Fisk".
I have carefully used commas as placeholders. For example, "Jacobus, Aug 17, 1748, Jacobus Wyckhof,, Sara Amerman wife of Pieter Wyckhof" indicates that Sara Amerman was listed under the "Witnesses" column [Lorine's note: meaning that the mother of baby Jacobus is not given, which you can see by the two commas and a blank space where the mother's name should be], while "Nicholas, April 6, Nicholas Schenk, Willempje Wyckoff" indicates that Willempje Wyckoff was listed under the "Parents" column.
Orderbook is MSS in Long Island Historical Society
Margaret, bo May 8 June 5 1796, Michael Sise[?], Catharina Hubbard
Maria, bo March 20 April 17, John Barclay, Maria Selover, Isaac Selover
Peter,, Isaac Van Cleef
Catline, bo July 19 Aug 14, Denys Van Dyne, Catline Stoothof
Elias Hubbard, Sept 6, Bernardus Ryder, Phebe Denys
John,, Daniel Bennem, Helena Johnson
Deborah, Nov 19, Roelof Voorhees, Grace Childs
Gerrit, bo Jan 26 March 5 1797, Cornelius Stoothoff, Aletta Van Dyne
Maria, bo Feb 10 March 5, Hendrik Okee, Maria Woodruff
Sarah, bo March 25 Apr 16, John Van Houten, Catharina Wooley, Sarah Van Houten
Johanna, May 7, Israel Woolsey, Catharina Van Pelt
William,, Jeremiah Elsworth, Eva Selover
Susan, May 16, Susan Roberts, widow of Isaac Remsen
John, bo April 6 May 28, John Voorhees, Rensje Wyckoff
Adriana, bo Sept 25 Oct 22 1797, Jacob Voorhees, Martha Hageman, Abram Voorhees, Maria VanderVeer
Garrit, bo Sept 11, Abraham Wyckoff, Deborah Stootoff
Hyltje, Nov 10, Abraham Stoothoff, Elisabeth Bogart, Hyltje Stoothoff
Sarah,, Peter Wyckoff, Abigail Lott
Jane, bo Nov 30 1793 Nov 26, Simon Vooris, Esther Pettit
Simon, bo Aug 25 Nov 26, Simon Vooris Esther Pettit
William, Dec 22, Samuel Harris, Hendrika Remsen
Nicholas, bo Nov 25, John Schenk, Antje Willemse
John, bo Nov 26 Dec 31, John Barclay, Maria Slover
Benjamin, Jan 14 1798, Benjamin Bennet, Jane Sprong
Abraham, Feb 25, Abraham Rapelje, Sarah Wyckoff
Barend Johnson, bo Feb 2 March 18, Peter Lake, Jane Johnson
Daniel, bo Feb 13, Henry Murray, Margareth Labagh.
Johannis, March 18, Johannis Lott, Johanna Harris
Catharina, bo Aug 15 Sept 14 1798, Michael Sise[?], Catharine Hubbard
Johanna & Susanna,, adult black women
Aletta, Oct 28 bo Oct 1, Daniel Bennum, Nellie Johnson
John, bo Sept 25, Abraham Voorhees, Maria Lott
Elsje, bo Jan 11 Feb 24 1799, Benjamin Hinkjman, Catharina VderVoort
Johannis, bo Feb 19 March 31, John Van Houten, Catharina Wooley
Maria, Apr 20, John Barclay, Maria Selover
Helena,, Joseph White, Jane Van Houten
Henry, bo Mar 25 May 5, Israel Woolsey, Catlina Van Pelt
Cornelius, June 19, Cornelius Stoothoff, Aletta Van Dyne
Samuel, bo Sept 16 Oct 13, Johannis Lott, Johanna Harris
Arabella, bo Aug 14 Oct 13, Simon Voores, Esther Pettit
Antje, Nov 3, Douw Duryee, Anna Boerum
Barend, Dec 15, John Voorees, Rensje Wyckoff
Sarah, Dec 25 1799, Barend Wyckoff, Helena Van Pelt
Rem Hegeman, bo Dec 25 Dec 29, Jacob Voorhees, Martha Hegeman, Rem Hegeman, Jane Ditmars
Peter, bo Dec 22 1799 Feb 2 1800, Abraham Wyckoff, Deborah Stoothoff, Hyltje Remsen
Maria, Feb 23, Johannis Bergen, Rebecka Stryker
Peter, Apr 15, Peter Wyckoff, Abigail Lott
Freelove, Apr 5[?], Garrit Cosine, Elsje Van Brunt
James,, Henry Murray, Margareth Labagh
Andrew, May 11, Peter Lake, Jane Johnson
Tryntje, bo May 2 June 1, Jacob Lane, Susannah Van Coort
Jan, bo April 14 June, John Schenck, Antje Williamsen
Phebe Wyckoff, June 15, Stephen Lott, Phebe Elderts
Nelly, bo May 12 June 15, Cornelius Stoothoff, Aletta Van Dyne
Peter, bo May 31 July 4, Garret Wyckoff, Maria Voorhees
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