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Thanks goes to Ted Snediker for transcribing these membership records for The Olive Tree Genealogy New Netherland New York Church Records

Beginning here, transcribed from the microfilmed Selyns records: 't Ledematen-Boeck oft Register der Ledematen alhier 't sedert de jare 1649. (Member book or register of members here beginning in the year 1649)Collegiate Church, New York City - Manhattan, records. New Brunswick NJ, Reformed Church in America. FHL microfilm 1927968.

Anno 1694 to 1697

Ao. 1694

den 28 Februar
  • Mr. Arent Schuyler, en syn huysvr. [partly obscured in binding; probably "obyt den 22 Jan or Jun 1700] Johanna Teller [bracket to both] met Attest. van N. Albanien.
  • Andries Teller, Junior, Jm.
  • Anna van Duerson, Jd.
  • Petronella Jans, Jd
  • Janneken Maurits, Jd [bracket for last four] op de belydenisse des geloofts.
  • Simon van Esch, en syn huysvr. Rachel van Duersen [bracket to both] met Att. van N. Albanien, en vertrocken, den 3 Oct 1696, na Acquecquenonck
den 1 Jun.
  • Marritje Frans Klauw, J.d.
  • Lidia ten Broeck, J.d. [bracket to previous two] met Attestie van N. Alb.
  • Jacob van Giesen met Attestatie van Bergen.
den 29 Aug.
  • Dirck Bonsing, en syn huysvr. Thysje Claes [bracket to both] met Attestatie van N. Alb.
  • Neeltje Beeckman, huysvr van Jacob Bennit, met Att. van Staten Eylt.
  • Samuel Verplancken
  • Abraham Santvoort
  • Andries Abrahamszen
[bracket to previous three]op de Beleydenisse des geloofts.
den 30 Novemb.
  • Getruyd Mullem, wede. van [blank space] Bennit.

Ao. 1695

den 26 Februar
  • Evert Byvanck
  • David Provoost, Junior
  • Abraham Abrahamszen
  • vertrocken den 1 Apr. na Engelant en wedergekomen Johannes Norbery
[previous four bracketed] op beleydenisse des geloofts
den 29 May
  • Martinus Lamberts, met Attestatie van Suriname.
  • Mr. Joachim Staets, en syn huysvr. Anna Barents [bracket for both] met Att. van N. Albanien
  • Gerritje Vile, met attestatie van N. Albanien
  • vertrocken den 1 Jun 1601 na Staten Eylt. Jannetje Paulus, h.v. Jan Danieliszen met att. van N. Albanien
  • Johannes Kreuger, Jm. met attestatie van Londen
  • vertrocken den 16 Sept. na Hollt. Patroon Kiljaen van Renselaer, Jm. met attestatie van Vienen [indistinct]
  • vertrocken, den 14 [month missing] 1698. na Hollt. Johannes Coesfaert, Jm. met attestatie van Amsterdam.
  • Dirckje Schepmoes, Jd. met attestatie van Kingstoune.
den 2 Septemb.
  • Bartholomeus Vonck, en syn huysvr. Geertruyd Smitt [bracket for both] met Att. van Amsterd.

Ao. 1696

den 26 Februar
  • Isaacq de Peyster
  • Jacob van Noordtstrant.
  • Paulus Turck, Junior.
  • Joost Palding.
  • Andries Marschaeck.
  • Johannes Hardenbroeck.
  • Gerrit van Hoorn.
  • Cornelis de Peyster.
  • Pieter Wesselszen
  • Jan Wanshaer.
  • Benjamin Wynkoop.
[previous 11 names bracketed] op de Beleydenisse Hares geloofs.
  • Andries Hanszen en Grietje Gysberts, syn Huysvr. [bracket for both] met Attestatie van N. Albanien.
den 4 Juni
  • Anna Holmes, h.v. Jacobus Kierstede, met attestatie van N. Amersfoort.
  • Ann van Courlant, J.d.
  • Elisabeth van Feurden, J.d.
  • Gerrit Onckelbach.
[previous three bracketed] op beleydnisse des geloofts.
den 3 Septemb.
  • Harmen Rutgers, en syn huysvr.
  • Catharina de Hooges. [bracket for both] met Attest. van N. Albanien.
  • * [sic] Anna Holmes, huysvr. van Jac. Kierstede, met Attestatie van N. Amersfort stadt boven aengeteeckent.
  • Anna van der Heyden, h. van Paulus Muller, met Att. van N. Albanien
  • Isaacq Slover, met attestatie van N. Amersfort overgetrocken den 10 Jun 1700 aen de fransche kke. alhier.
  • Sara Bergers, h.v. Gerrit Berger.
  • Aefje van Hoorn, h.v. John Tutor.
  • Margrietje Provoost, h.v. Johannes Verbrug
  • Elsje Provoost, h.v. Gerrit van Hoorn.
  • Anna Leursen, h.v. Clothworthy. [sic]
  • Jacomyntje Wanshaer.
  • Helena van Balen.
  • Cornelia Bosch.
  • Maria de Key.
  • Femmetje van der Heul. [previous 10 names bracketed] op de Beleydenis des geloofts.
den 2 Decemb.
Aengekomen met Attest. van N. Albanien [there is also a marginal bracket for next 10 names with similar legend]
  • Johannes Kuyler, en syn huysvr. Elsje ten Broeck.
  • Johannes Abeel, en syn huysvr. Catalina Schuylers.
  • Pieter van Brug, en syn huysvr. Sara Kuylers.
  • Elsje Barents, h.v. Robbert Sanderts.
  • Hermen Thomaszen.
  • Elbert Gerritszen, en syn huysvr. Maria Pruyn.
  • Jan Hendricxen, en syn huysvr. Maryken Jans
  • Cornelis Gysbertszen, en syn huysvr. Cornelia van der Poel.
  • Huybert Gerritszen, en syn huysvr. Maria Lansing.
  • Abraham Isaacxen, en syn huysvr. Anna Sickels.
  • Ruth Melchiorszen, en syn huysvr. [initial letter(s) obscured with ink blot, likely "St" or "Tr"]yntje Harmens.
  • Gerrit Lunfe, Junior, en syn huysvr. Catharina Gloens.
  • Lysbeth Jans, h.v. Anthony Goufaert.
  • Grietje Melchiors van Deusen, h.v. Evert Pels
  • Annetje van Eeckelen, h.v. Hans Cres
  • Samson Bouting, en syn huysvr. Tryntje Matthaeus.
  • Catharina Cornelis, J.d. van N. Albanien
  • Sara de Foreest, J.d. van N. Albanien.
  • Geertje Claes, J.d. van N. Albanien
  • Alida Fonda, Jd. van N. Albanien
  • Cornelis Swits, Jm. van Schenechtade.
[all 22 previous names on this page bracketed] Met Attestatie van N. Albanien
Item, op de Belydenisse des geloofts. [apparently applies to next entry]
  • Cornelia Berckeloo, h.v. Andries Lauw.

Ao. 1697

den 8 Mart.
  • Teuntie Jeens, wede. van Jan Strycker.
  • Willem Appel, en syn huysvr. Magdalena Simons.
  • Sara Schepmoes, huysvr. van Johannes de Wandelaer.
  • Jan Wimp, Jm. van Schenechtade.
[previous five names bracketed] Met Attestatien van Midwout en N. Albanien]
Item, op de Belydenisse hares geloofs.
  • Johannes van Cortlandt
  • Jacobus Verplancken
  • Isaacq Kip
  • Jacobus de Key
  • Johannes van Gerder
  • Jacobus Kierstede
  • Cornelis Klopper
  • Gerrit Borger
  • David Coesaert
  • Isaacq de la Montagnie
  • Petrus Kip
  • Johannes van der Heul
  • Henricus Kip
  • Johannes Teller
  • Aefje Lucas, h.v. Cornelis Klopper
  • Catharina Stuyvensants, h.v. Abrah. Tesschenmaecker vertrocken den 12 May 1697 na 't St. Thomas
  • Heyltje Slot, hv. Sabelon Keetzer
  • Catharina Duyts, h.v. Joost Palding
  • Mria Cuyler, Jongedochter.
  • Cahtarina Douw, Jongedochter.
  • Mayken Jans Bosch, Jongedochter.
  • Theuntje van Rommen, h.v. Johannes Tibout.
  • Jan van der Hoeven, en syn huysvr. Dorothea [bracket for both] met Attest. van N. Albanien
  • Jan Douw, en syn huysvr. Cathrina
den 4 Jun
  • Lidia Coely, h. van Pieter Makket, met attestatie van N. Rochel.
  • Maria van der Poel, met attestatie van N. Albanien, overgeschreven, aen de kke. van N. Worck, den 4 Dec. 1699
  • Ariaentie Hogenboom, h. van Jan Spen, met attestatie van N. Albanien.
den 4 Septemb.
  • Isaacq van Vredenburg, met Attestatie van Kingstouwne.
  • Elisabeth Brinckfelt, h.v. Jan Rinckhout, met attestatie van N. Albanien
  • Johannes Ryckman, met Attestatie van N. Albanien.


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