Early New Netherlands Settlers


Philip <?> De Forest

11 June 2013

Generation 1 1. Philip <?> De Forest (Rn=57255). He married first, Rachel <Jan> Van Ness De Forest (Rn=57175), who was born 1722, a daughter of Jan <Hendrick> Van Ness (Rn=15274) and Cataline <Willem> Groesbeck Van Ness (Rn=15269) and married second, 20 January 1769 at Albany, Albany County, New York Maycke <Volkert> Van Den Bergh Van Ness (Rn=59364), who was born August 1730 at Albany, Albany County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, Albany County, New York, a daughter of Volkert <Wynant> Van Den Bergh (Rn=16421) and Catharine <Burger> Huyck Van Den Bergh (Rn=41536). Source [Some Descendants of Nicholas Groesbeck by Barrington S Havens 1979 page 25] Source [The Van Den Berghs in America by D Wade Stockman, Robert L and Betsy S Grunwell 929.273 V281s page 86] Child of Philip <?> De Forest and Rachel <Jan> Van Ness was as follows: + 2. i. Cathalyntje <Philip> De Forest Groesbeck (Rn=57251), who was born December 1751 and married Anthony <Wouter> Groesbeck (Rn=57258). Child of Philip <?> De Forest and Maycke <Volkert> Van Den Bergh was as follows: 3. i. Rachel <Philip> De Forest was baptized 23 December 1769). Generation 2 2. Cathalyntje <Philip> De Forest Groesbeck (Rn=57251), who was born December 1751 and died 27 June 1813 at 62 years of age. She married 26 February 1769 at Albany, Albany County, New York Anthony <Wouter> Groesbeck (Rn=57258), who was born June 1748 at Albany, Albany County, New York and died 11 June 1812 at 64 years of age, a son of Wouter <Nicholas> Groesbeck (Rn=5458) and Maria <Anthony> Bogardus Groesbeck (Rn=5546). Baptized on 08 December 1751. First Residence - - Albany, Albany County, New York. Source [Some Descendants of Nicholas Groesbeck by Barrington S Havens 1979 page 25] Children of Anthony <Wouter> Groesbeck and Cathalyntje <Philip> De Forest were as follows: + 4. i. Wouter <Anthony> Groesbeck (Rn=60658), who was born 11 May 1771 and married Annatje (Hannah) <Garret> Rykman Groesbeck (Rn=60659). + 5. ii. Rachel <Anthony> Groesbeck Van Santvoord (Rn=60613), who was born 05 November 1775 and married Anthony <Cornelius> Van Santvoord Captain (Rn=24178). 6. iii. Marritje <Anthony> Groesbeck Viele was born 7 May 1779 and married September 1804) {Teunis}. 7. iv. Cathalyntje <Anthony> Groesbeck Brooks was born 12 January 1782 and married 9 March 1806) {Peter}. 8. v. Annatje <Anthony> Groesbeck was born 20 December 1784 and died 9 January 1785). 9. vi. Jannetje <Anthony> Groesbeck Lansing was born 6 August 1787) {Abraham}. 10. vii. Eleanor <Anthony> Groesbeck Lansing was born 20 November 1790) {Isaac}. Generation 3 4. Wouter <Anthony> Groesbeck (Rn=60658), who was born 11 May 1771 at Albany, Albany County, New York. He married Annatje (Hannah) <Garret> Rykman Groesbeck (Rn=60659), who was born 16 May 1772 and died 04 April 1859 at 86 years of age, a daughter of Garret <?> Rykman (Rn=60660) and Elizabeth <?> Van Buren Rykman (Rn=60661). First Residence - - Albany, Albany County, New York. Source [Some Descendants of Nicholas Groesbeck by Barrington S Havens 1979 page 25, 43] Children of Wouter <Anthony> Groesbeck and Annatje (Hannah) <Garret> Rykman were as follows: 11. i. Catalyntje <Wouter> Groesbeck was born 16 October 1793). 12. ii. Elizabeth <Wouter> Groesbeck Fort was born 3 September 1795) {John <Pieter>}. 13. iii. Maria <Wouter> Groesbeck was born 23 September 1797 and died 9 September 1824). 14. iv. Cornelia <Wouter> Groesbeck was baptized 8 October 1799 at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, Albany County, New York). 15. v. Anthony <Wouter> Groesbeck was born about 1800) [?Lucy Button was born 1799 and died 1849)]. 5. Rachel <Anthony> Groesbeck Van Santvoord (Rn=60613), who was born 05 November 1775 at Albany, Albany County, New York and died 08 March 1835 at 59 years of age. She married 09 August 1801 Anthony <Cornelius> Van Santvoord Captain (Rn=24178) and died 17 March 1852, a son of Cornelius <Cornelius> Van Santvoord (Rn=24179) and Arriantje <Anthony> Bradt Van Santvoord (Rn=27719). First Residence - - Albany, Albany County, New York. Source [Some Descendants of Nicholas Groesbeck by Barrington S Havens 1979 page 25] Child of Anthony <Cornelius> Van Santvoord and Rachel <Anthony> Groesbeck was as follows: 16. i. Anthony <Anthony> Van Santvoord.