Early New Netherlands Settlers


Volckert <?> Bries

07 June 2013

Generation 1 1. Volckert <?> Bries (Rn=30253). He married ? <?> ? Bries (Rn=54957). Source [The American Genealogist: Volume 21 1946 page 147] Source [The American Genealogist: Volume 22 1947 page 69] Source [Revised History of Harlem by James Riker page 96] Child of Volckert <?> Bries and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 2. i. Hendrick <Volckert> Bries (Rn=25451), who was born 1634 and married Geertje <Claes> Van Schouwen Bries (Rn=1561). Generation 2 2. Hendrick <Volckert> Bries (Rn=25451), who was born 1634 at Jever, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Westphalia, Germany. He married 26 February 1655 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam Geertje <Claes> Van Schouwen Bries (Rn=1561), a daughter of Claes <Cornelisen> Van Schouwen (Meutelaer) (Rn=7018) and ? <?> ? Van Schouwen (Rn=32248). First Residence - - Jever, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Westphalia, Germany. Second Residence - - New Amsterdam. Emigration - - Emigrant before 1655 from Jever, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Westphalia, Germany to New Amsterdam. Source [The American Genealogist: Volume 21 page 147] Source [Revised History of Harlem by James Riker page 96] Source [The American Genealogist: Volume 22 1947 page 69] Source [Chronology and Ancestry of Chauncey M DePew by William A Eardeley 1918 929.273 D441e page 229] Children of Hendrick <Volckert> Bries and Geertje <Claes> Van Schouwen were as follows: + 3. i. Volkert <Hendrick> Bries (Rn=14189), who was born August 1655 and married Neeltje <Jan> Van Husum Croesen/Bries (Rn=14185). 4. ii. Juriaen <Hendrick> Bries was baptized 5 December 1660 and died 15 December 1660). + 5. iii. Juriaen <Hendrick> Bries (Rn=60558), who was born November 1661 and married Agnietje <Barent> Myndertse Bries (Rn=60559). 6. iv. Cornelis <Hendrick> Bries. 7. v. Sybrech <Hendrick> Bries. 8. vi. Hillegond <Hendrick> Bries. 9. vii. Hendrick <Hendrick> Bries. Generation 3 3. Volkert <Hendrick> Bries (Rn=14189), who was born August 1655 at New Amsterdam and died before 15 April 1712 at Piscataway, Middlesex County, New Jersey at 57 years of age. He married first, 31 October 1680 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York Neeltje <Jan> Van Husum Croesen/Bries (Rn=14185), who was born September 1640 at New Amsterdam and died before 1696 at 56 years of age, a daughter of Jan <Pieter> Van Husum (Staats) (Rn=6535) and Elsie <Pieter?> ? Van Husum (Staats) (Rn=28372) and married second, 1696 Elizabeth <Paulus> Pouluse Bries (Rn=1760), who was born 1682, a daughter of Paulus <?> Pouluse (Rn=77341) and Wyntje <?> ? Pouluse (Rn=77343). Baptized on 15 August 1655. Religion 1 - - Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam. First Residence - - New Amsterdam. Second Residence - - Gowanus, Kings County, New York. Third Residence - - Brooklyn, Kings County, New York in 1691 to 1701. Fourth Residence - - Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey. Fifth Residence - - Piscataway, Middlesex County, New Jersey. Will - - His will was proved 15 May 1711. Source [The American Genealogist: Volume 21 1946 page 147] Source [The American Genealogist: Volume 22 1947 page 69] Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=morrvoort] Children of Volkert <Hendrick> Bries and Neeltje <Jan> Van Husum were as follows: 10. i. Volkert <Volkert> Bries was born about 1691). 11. ii. Hendrick <Volkert> Bries. Children of Volkert <Hendrick> Bries and Elizabeth <Paulus> Pouluse were as follows: 12. i. Gerrebrandt <Volkert> Bries was baptized 15 November 1697). + 13. ii. Neeltje <Volkert> Bries Buys (Rn=55343), who was born December 1698 and married Jacob <Jacob> Buys (Rn=73101). 14. iii. Wyntje <Volkert> Bries was baptized 8 June 1701). 15. iv. Elisabeth <Volkert> Bries Fisher was baptized 19 October 1703 and died after 1756) {Hendrick was born about 1697 and died before 15 May 1779)}. 16. v. Grietje <Volkert> Bries was baptized 10 April 1707). 17. vi. Juriaen <Volkert> Bries was baptized 26 October 1709). 5. Juriaen <Hendrick> Bries (Rn=60558), who was born November 1661 at Breucklen, New Netherland and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Breucklen, New Netherland. He married first, after 8 August 1686 at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, Albany County, New York Agnietje <Barent> Myndertse Bries (Rn=60559), who was born before 1666, a daughter of Barent <?> Myndertse (Rn=13980) and Itien (Eytje) <Adriaense> ? Myndertse (Rn=54444) and married second, Wybrecht <Hendrick> ? Bries. Baptized on 06 November 1661. Religion 1 - - Reformed Dutch Church, Breucklen, New Netherland. First Residence - - Breucklen, New Netherland. Source [Chronology and Ancestry of Chauncey M DePew by William A Eardeley 1918 929.273 D441e page 230] Source [Record: October 2008 page 273] Children of Juriaen <Hendrick> Bries and Agnietje <Barent> Myndertse were as follows: 18. i. Eytje <Juriaen> Bries was baptized 13 November 1687). 19. ii. Jannetje <Juriaen> Bries was baptized 8 December 1689). Juriaen <Hendrick> Bries and Wybrecht <Hendrick> ? Bries did not have any children by this marriage. Generation 4 13. Neeltje <Volkert> Bries Buys (Rn=55343), who was born December 1698. She married Jacob <Jacob> Buys (Rn=73101), who was born about 1696 and died before 26 August 1771 at 75 years of age, a son of Jacob <Jan> Buys (Rn=6031) and Marritje <Joris> Bowman Buys (Rn=8416). Baptized on 25 December 1698. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=morrvoort] Children of Jacob <Jacob> Buys and Neeltje <Volkert> Bries were as follows: 20. i. Jacob <Jacob> Buys was baptized 1721). 21. ii. Wyntje <Jacob> Buys was born before 21 May 1721). + 22. iii. Folkert <Jacob> Buys (Rn=19963), who was born December 1723 and married Hendrickje <?> ? Buys (Rn=55340). 23. iv. Mary <Jacob> Buys Haas/Gordon was baptized 6 November 1726) {John} {Archibald}. 24. v. Elizabeth <Jacob> Buys was baptized 17 August 1735 and died after 4 February 1794). 25. vi. John <Jacob> Buys [Lena Marselius] [Elizabeth <Samuel> Gordon]. Generation 5 22. Folkert <Jacob> Buys (Rn=19963), who was born December 1723 at New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey. He married Hendrickje <?> ? Buys (Rn=55340). Baptized on 23 December 1723. First Residence - - New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=joosten] Children of Folkert <Jacob> Buys and Hendrickje <?> ? were as follows: + 26. i. Hendrickje <Folkert> Buys Brokaw (Rn=19962) and married Bergen <Isaac> Brokaw (Rn=19961). 27. ii. Maria <Folkert> Buys Brokaw {Isaac}. 28. iii. Neeltje <Folkert> Buys Claver {James}. Generation 6 26. Hendrickje <Folkert> Buys Brokaw (Rn=19962). She married about 1790 Bergen <Isaac> Brokaw (Rn=19961), who was born 29 November 1761 at Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 23 March 1858 at Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey at 96 years of age, a son of Isaac <Jan> Brokaw (Rn=9198) and Catherine <?> Van Wagenen Brokaw (Rn=28454). Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=joosten] Children of Bergen <Isaac> Brokaw and Hendrickje <Folkert> Buys were as follows: 29. i. Isaac <Bergen> Brokaw was born 1791 and died before 1852). 30. ii. Maria <Bergen> Brokaw was born 1794 and died before 1852).