Early New Netherlands Settlers


Nicholas <?> Powelson

28 February 2015

Generation 1 1. Nicholas <?> Powelson (Rn=33705). He married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=63338). First Residence- Dithmarschen, Schleswig Holstein, Denmark. Second Residence- New Amsterdam. Emigration- Emigrant in 1657 from Dithmarschen, Schleswig Holstein, Denmark to New Amsterdam. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1912 Volume I page 158] Child of Nicholas <?> Powelson and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 2. i. Hendrick <Nicholas> Powelson (Rn=33704) and married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=63337). Generation 2 2. Hendrick <Nicholas> Powelson (Rn=33704). He married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=63337). Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1912 Volume I page 158] Child of Hendrick <Nicholas> Powelson and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 3. i. Jacob <Hendrick> Powelson (Rn=33706) and married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=58524). Generation 3 3. Jacob <Hendrick> Powelson (Rn=33706). He married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=58524). First Residence- Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1912 Volume I page 158] Child of Jacob <Hendrick> Powelson and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 4. i. Johannes <Jacob> Powelson (Rn=31868) and married Harmentje <Johannes> Metselaer Powelson (Rn=33708). Generation 4 4. Johannes <Jacob> Powelson (Rn=31868). He married Harmentje <Johannes> Metselaer Powelson (Rn=33708), who was born October 1721 at Port Richmond, Richmond County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Port Richmond, Richmond County, New York, a daughter of Johannes <Abraham> Metselaer (Rn=33714) and Tryntje <Cornelius> Nevius Metselaer (Rn=33716). First Residence- Harlingen, Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1912 Volume I page 158] Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 425] Source [The Sutphen Family by Van Tassel Sutphen 1926 page 25, 38] Source [The Dorland Enigma Solved by Barbara A Barth 2007 page 198] Children of Johannes <Jacob> Powelson and Harmentje <Johannes> Metselaer were as follows: 5. i. Jane <Johannes> Powelson Sutphen/Berger (Rn=31870), who was born 1750 and died 1831 at 81 years of age. She married first, after 1789 Guisbert <Derick> Sutphen (Rn=31866), who was born about 1745 and died about 1800 at 55 years of age, a son of Derick <Guisbert> Sutphen (Rn=7335) and Neeltje <Roelof> Schenck Sutphen (Rn=7334) and married second, before 1802 Caspar <?> Berger (of Readington, New Jersey). Source [The Sutphen Family by Van Tassel Sutphen 1926 page 38] + 6. ii. Cornelius <Johannes> Powelson (Rn=31869), who was born 28 June 1748 and married Catherine <Guisbert> Sutphen Powelson (Rn=31867). 7. iii. ?Sarah <Johannes> Powelson. + 8. iv. Minne <Johannes> Powelson (Rn=37711), who was born 29 June 1762 and married Catherine <John> Voorhees Powelson (Rn=37712). + 9. v. Abraham <Johannes> Powelson (Rn=30248), who was born 21 February 1755 and married Lammetje <Cornelius> Metselaer Powelson (Rn=24892). Generation 5 6. Cornelius <Johannes> Powelson (Rn=31869), who was born 28 June 1748 and died 21 February 1822 at 73 years of age. He married first, 21 September 1769 at New Jersey Catherine <Guisbert> Sutphen Powelson (Rn=31867), who was born 09 October 1747 at Monmouth Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey and died 21 February 1790 at 42 years of age, daughter of Guisbert <Guisbert> Sutphen (Rn=6605) and Adriantje <Jan> Van Pelt Sutphen (Rn=6604) and married second, about 1782 at New Jersey Eleanor <John> Voorhees Powelson (Rn=31871), who was born 02 June 1763 and died 18 January 1851 at 87 years of age, a daughter of John <Coert> Voorhees (Rn=37231) and Elizabeth <?> Meileu Voorhees (Rn=48470). Buried at Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. Religion 1- Presbyterian Church, Lamington, Somerset County, New Jersey. Religion 2- Reformed Dutch Church, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. First Residence- Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey. Will- His will was dated 3 May 1813 and proved 9 March 1822. Source [The Sutphen Family by Van Tassel Sutphen 1926 page 25] Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 425] Children of Cornelius <Johannes> Powelson and Catherine <Guisbert> Sutphen were as follows: + 10. i. John <Cornelius> Powelson (Rn=33963), who was born 24 January 1788 and married Catharine <Philip> Van Arsdalen Powelson (Rn=33962). 11. ii. Gilbert <Cornelius> Powelson. 12. iii. Ariantje <Cornelius> Powelson. 13. iv. Elizabeth <Cornelius> Powelson (died young). Children of Cornelius <Johannes> Powelson and Eleanor <John> Voorhees were as follows: 14. i. Ann <Cornelius> Powelson was born about 1783). 15. ii. Mary <Cornelius> Powelson was born about 1784). 16. iii. Catherine <Cornelius> Powelson Hart was born about 1785) {Enoch}. 17. iv. Charity <Cornelius> Powelson was born about 1787). 18. v. Jane <Cornelius> Powelson was born about 1787). + 19. vi. Elizabeth <Cornelius> Powelson Voorhees (Rn=37709), who was born about 1790 and married John <Jacob> Voorhees (Rn=37708). + 20. vii. Rachel <Cornelius> Powelson Voorhees (Rn=37710), who was born about 1791 and married Jacob <Jacob> Voorhees (Rn=37706). 21. viii. Dinah <Cornelius> Powelson was born 1801). 22. ix. Margaret <Cornelius> Powelson was born 1803). 23. x. Sophia <Cornelius> Powelson was born 1806). 8. Minne <Johannes> Powelson (Rn=37711), who was born 29 June 1762 at New Jersey and died 11 November 1789 at Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey at 27 years of age. He married about 1784 Catherine <John> Voorhees Powelson (Rn=37712), who was born about 1765 and died after 1796 at 31 years of age, a daughter of John <Coert> Voorhees (Rn=37231) and Elizabeth <?> Meileu Voorhees (Rn=48470). Buried at Cemetery, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. Military 1- Revolutionary War. First Residence- Bridgewater Township, Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey. Will His will was dated 7 November 1789 and proved 30 November 1789. Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 425] Children of Minne <Johannes> Powelson and Catherine <John> Voorhees were as follows: + 24. i. John <Minne> Powelson (Rn=39276), who was born 05 September 1785 and married Catherine <?> Castner Powelson (Rn=64469). 25. ii. Isaac <Minne> Powelson was born about 1786) (married 5 September 1801 in Ohio) [Mehitable Glover]. 26. iii. Minne <Minne> Powelson was born about 1790 and died 5 November 1879). 9. Abraham <Johannes> Powelson (Rn=30248), who was born 21 February 1755 and died 26 April 1809 at 54 years of age. He married Lammetje <Cornelius> Metselaer Powelson (Rn=24892), who was born 10 May 1761 and died 02 February 1836 at 74 years of age, a daughter of Cornelius <Johannes> Metselaer (Rn=33715) and Maria <Gerrit> Dorland Metselaer (Rn=24891). Buried at Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. First Residence- Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [The Dorland Family in America by John D Cremer 1898 page 194] Source [The Dorland Enigma Solved by Barbara A Barth 2007 page 198] Children of Abraham <Johannes> Powelson and Lammetje <Cornelius> Metselaer were as follows: + 27. i. John <Abraham> Powelson (Rn=24893), who was born 27 July 1780 and married Alche <William> Van Doorn Powelson (Rn=42605). 28. ii. Abraham <Abraham> Powelson. 29. iii. Cornelius <Abraham> Powelson was born about 1790 and died 6 April 1863) [Eleanor Layton was born about 1797 and died 5 April 1879)]. 30. iv. Peter <Abraham> Powelson. + 31. v. Maria <Abraham> Powelson Beekman (Rn=46906) and married Marten <Samuel> Beekman (Rn=46904). + 32. vi. Sarah <Abraham> Powelson Clarkson (Rn=33709) and married Philip <?> Clarkson (Rn=33710). 33. vii. Lanah <Abraham> Powelson Van Dorn {Jacob}. 34. viii. Adrien <Abraham> Powelson [Frances Hastings]. Generation 6 10. John <Cornelius> Powelson (Rn=33963), who was born 24 January 1788 and died 05 May 1859 at 71 years of age. He married 09 January 1812 Catharine <Philip> Van Arsdalen Powelson (Rn=33962), who was born 25 July 1789 and died 23 August 1888 at Absaraka, Cass County, North Dakota at 99 years of age, a daughter of Philip <Isaac> Van Arsdalen (Rn=33940) and Margaret <Peter> Woertman Van Arsdale/Van Doren (Rn=42601). First Residence- New York City. Second Residence- Rochester, Monroe County, New York in 1818. Third Residence- Lockport, Niagara County, New York. Fourth Residence- Galesburg, Kalamazoo County, Michigan. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1919 Volume VIII page 109] Children of John <Cornelius> Powelson and Catharine <Philip> Van Arsdalen were as follows: 35. i. Margaret <John> Powelson Kuykendall was born 1812) {?} (of Lowell, Michigan). 36. ii. Cornelius <John> Powelson was born 1813 and died young). 37. iii. Abraham <John> Powelson was born 1817) (of Edmore, Michigan). 38. iv. Cornelius <John> Powelson was born 1819) [Margaret Howland] (of Galesburg, Michigan). 39. v. Isaac <John> Powelson was born 1822 and died 1888) [Sarah Elizabeth Allen] (of Absaraka, North Dakota). + 40. vi. Joseph Stoll <John> Powelson (Rn=33965), who was born 14 September 1824 and married Sarah <Peter> Van Arsdalen Powlison (Rn=33961). 41. vii. Gilbert <John> Powelson was born 1826) [? ?] (of Traverse City, Michigan). 42. viii. Philip E <John> Powelson (died young). 43. ix. John V <John> Powelson was born 1831) [? ?] (of Durand, Michigan). 44. x. Martha E <John> Powelson. 19. Elizabeth <Cornelius> Powelson Voorhees (Rn=37709), who was born about 1790. She married 29 January 1809 at Reformed Dutch Church, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey John <Jacob> Voorhees (Rn=37708), who was born 21 December 1788 at Six Mile Run, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Six Mile Run, Somerset County, New Jersey and died at Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, a son of Jacob <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=20506) and Lammetje <Jan> Simonson Voorhees (Rn=37657). Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. First Residence- Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 272, 425, 596] Source [The Dorland Enigma Solved by Barbara A Barth 2007 page 242] Child of John <Jacob> Voorhees and Elizabeth <Cornelius> Powelson was as follows: 45. i. Maria Magdalena <John> Voorhees was born 26 February 1811). 20. Rachel <Cornelius> Powelson Voorhees (Rn=37710), who was born about 1791 and died 24 March 1848 at Oakland County, Michigan at 57 years of age. She married 03 October 1812 at Reformed Dutch Church, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey Jacob <Jacob> Voorhees (Rn=37706), who was born 27 June 1791 at Six Mile Run, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Six Mile Run, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 1871 at Waterford, Oakland County, Michigan at 79 years of age, a son of Jacob <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=20506) and Lammetje <Jan> Simonson Voorhees (Rn=37657). First Residence- Oakland County, Michigan. Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 425, 596] Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2003 page 103] Children of Jacob <Jacob> Voorhees and Rachel <Cornelius> Powelson were as follows: + 46. i. Eliza <Jacob> Voorhees Voorhees (Rn=37776), who was born 06 July 1813 and married Stephen <Henry> Voorhees (Rn=23806). 47. ii. Harriet Newell <Jacob> Voorhees was born 9 July 1815). 48. iii. Margaret <Jacob> Voorhees Waldron was born 18 April 1818 and died after 1906) {?}. 49. iv. Catherine Ann <Jacob> Voorhees Rutan was born 11 September 1820) {?}. 50. v. Nelson <Jacob> Voorhees was born 22 December 1828) [Elizabeth Smith]. 51. vi. Luther <Jacob> Voorhees was born about 1831) [Mary ?]. 52. vii. Elizabeth <Jacob> Voorhees was born about 1835). 24. John <Minne> Powelson (Rn=39276), who was born 05 September 1785 and died 20 December 1854 at 69 years of age. He married 14 December 1806 Catherine <?> Castner Powelson (Rn=64469), who was born 20 October 1786 and died 04 May 1854 at 67 years of age. Buried at Bedminster Cemetery, Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. First Residence- Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [email from Cindy Johnson 1 March 2001 cyn9son@yahoo.com] Child of John <Minne> Powelson and Catherine <?> Castner was as follows: + 53. i. Menah <John> Powelson (Rn=39277), who was born about 1810 and married Osee Ann <?> Wolf Powelson (Rn=64468). 27. John <Abraham> Powelson (Rn=24893), who was born 27 July 1780 and died 27 May 1854 at 73 years of age. He married 27 April 1815 Alche <William> Van Doorn Powelson (Rn=42605), who was born 08 December 1785 and died 30 March 1868 at 82 years of age, a daughter of William <Christian> Van Doorn (Rn=42538) and Mary <Simon> Wyckoff Probasco/Van Doorn (Rn=42542). Occupation 1- Farmer. First Residence- Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [The Dorland Family in America by John D Cremer 1898 page 194] Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1919 Volume VIII page 109] Source [The Van Doren Family by Wilson V Ledley 1972 page 49, 112] Source [The Dorland Enigma Solved by Barbara A Barth 2007 page 198] Children of John <Abraham> Powelson and Alche <William> Van Doorn were as follows: + 54. i. Abraham <John> Powelson (Rn=24894), who was born 23 May 1816 and married Sarah <?> Van Nest Powelson (Rn=63169). + 55. ii. Jacob Van Doren <John A> Powelson (Rn=33981), who was born 1818 and married Catherine Aletta <Andrew> Van Pelt Powelson (Rn=33979). 56. iii. Catherine Maria <John> Powelson Van Nest (Rn=42607), who was born 20 November 1820 and died 31 October 1907 at 86 years of age. She married 24 January 1855 Jerome <Abraham> Van Nest (Rn=42606), who was born 10 October 1815 and died 28 July 1886 at 70 years of age, a son of Abraham <?> Van Nest (Rn=33996) and Christina <?> Woertman Van Nest (Rn=42608). First Residence- Pluckemin, Bridgewater Township, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [The Van Doren Family by Wilson V Ledley 1972 page 112] 31. Maria <Abraham> Powelson Beekman (Rn=46906) and died 08 April 1868. She married 28 December 1816 Marten <Samuel> Beekman (Rn=46904), who was born 14 May 1773 at Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 26 August 1844 at 71 years of age, a son of Samuel <Martin> Beeckman (Rn=10148) and Elizabeth <Samuel> Waldron Beekman (Rn=25110). Source [Record: April 2003 page 101] Source [The Dorland Enigma Solved by Barbara A Barth 2007 page 198] Children of Marten <Samuel> Beekman and Maria <Abraham> Powelson were as follows: 57. i. Martha <Marten> Beekman De Hart was born 20 October 1817 and died 18 November 1886) (married 1837) {Peter}. 58. ii. Charles Hardenburg <Marten> Beekman was born 22 December 1819 and died 22 December 1873). + 59. iii. Cornelius P <Marten> Beekman (Rn=46929), who was born October 1821 and married Rebecca Ann <?> McGrady Beekman (Rn=53096). 60. iv. Sarah P <Marten> Beekman Hoagland was born 11 May 1823) (married 31 October 1841) {William}. 61. v. Jacob Ten Broeck <Marten> Beekman (Rn=46912), who was born 07 August 1826. He married 1849 Sarah Jane <James> Voorhees Beekman (Rn=46911), a daughter of James <John> Voorhees (Rn=35967) and Rachel <?> Hixon Hall/Voorhees (Rn=64421). Baptized on 08 April 1827. Source [Record: April 2003 page 102] 32. Sarah <Abraham> Powelson Clarkson (Rn=33709). She married 20 November 1813 Philip <?> Clarkson (Rn=33710), who was born 17 March 1782 and died 05 August 1830 at 48 years of age. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1912 Volume I page 158] Source [The Dorland Enigma Solved by Barbara A Barth 2007 page 198] Children of Philip <?> Clarkson and Sarah <Abraham> Powelson were as follows: 62. i. David <Philip> Clarkson. 63. ii. son <Philip> Clarkson. 64. iii. son <Philip> Clarkson. 65. iv. son <Philip> Clarkson. Generation 7 40. Joseph Stoll <John> Powelson (Rn=33965), who was born 14 September 1824 at Rochester Township, Ulster County, New York and died 21 December 1901 at 77 years of age. He married 18 May 1854 Sarah <Peter> Van Arsdalen Powlison (Rn=33961), who was born 10 August 1823 and died 21 August 1916 at 93 years of age, a daughter of Peter <Philip> Van Arsdalen (Rn=33944) and Elizabeth <Philip> Van Arsdalen Van Arsdalen (Rn=33936). Occupation 1- Blind and Sash Maker. Occupation 2- Undertaker. Occupation 3- Furniture Store. First Residence- Rochester Township, Ulster County, New York. Second Residence- Plainfield, Union County, New Jersey. Third Residence Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1919 Volume VIII page 113] Children of Joseph Stoll <John> Powelson and Sarah <Peter> Van Arsdalen were as follows: 66. i. John Augustus <Joseph> Powelson. 67. ii. Martha <Joseph> Powelson Laboyteaux {Anthony C}. 68. iii. Charles Ford <Joseph> Powelson [Harriet West]. 46. Eliza <Jacob> Voorhees Voorhees (Rn=37776), who was born 06 July 1813. She married 07 September 1831 Stephen <Henry> Voorhees (Rn=23806), who was born 03 September 1804 at Ovid, Seneca County, New York and died 27 September 1884 at 80 years of age, a son of Henry <Stephen> Voorhees (Rn=23805) and Margaret <Jacobus> Nevius Voorhees (Rn=35494). Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 498, 597] Children of Stephen <Henry> Voorhees and Eliza <Jacob> Voorhees were as follows: 69. i. Henry <Stephen> Voorhees was born 1833). 70. ii. Margaret <Stephen> Voorhees Waldron was born 1837) (married 1865) {William was born 1836)}. 71. iii. Harriet <Stephen> Voorhees was born 1840). 72. iv. Jane <Stephen> Voorhees was born 1842 and died 1861). 53. Menah <John> Powelson (Rn=39277), who was born about 1810 at New Jersey and died 05 November 1879 at Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey at 69 years of age. He married Osee Ann <?> Wolf Powelson (Rn=64468). First Residence- Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [email from Cindy Johnson 1 March 2001 cyn9son@yahoo.com] Child of Menah <John> Powelson and Osee Ann <?> Wolf was as follows: + 73. i. Jacob C <Menah> Powelson (Rn=39278), who was born 26 March 1842 and married Mary <?> Cook Powelson (Rn=64467). 54. Abraham <John> Powelson (Rn=24894), who was born 23 May 1816 and died 24 April 1897 at 80 years of age. He married 05 November 1840 Sarah <?> Van Nest Powelson (Rn=63169). Occupation 1- Farmer. First Residence- Bedminster, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [The Dorland Family in America by John D Cremer 1898 page 195] Children of Abraham <John> Powelson and Sarah <?> Van Nest were as follows: + 74. i. Abraham <Abraham> Powelson Attorney (Rn=24895), who was born 15 April 1842 and married Adeline <?> Palen Powelson (Rn=67641). 75. ii. Catharine <Abraham> Powelson Hageman {John L}. + 76. iii. John <Abraham> Powelson (Rn=24896), who was born 19 August 1850 and married Martha <?> Lane Powelson (Rn=68979). 55. Jacob Van Doren <John A> Powelson (Rn=33981), who was born 1818 and died 1889 at 71 years of age. He married 1842 Catherine Aletta <Andrew> Van Pelt Powelson (Rn=33979), who was born 1824, a daughter of Andrew <Roelof> Van Pelt (Rn=39610) and Maria <Philip> Van Arsdalen Van Pelt (Rn=33970). Religion 1- Presbyterian Church - Elder. First Residence- Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [Somerset County Historical Quarterly 1919 Volume VIII page 109] Source [Joannes Nevius and His Descendants by A V D Honeyman 1900 page 517] Child of Jacob Van Doren <John A> Powelson and Catherine Aletta <Andrew> Van Pelt was as follows: + 77. i. Andrew Van Pelt <Jacob> Powelson (Rn=35522), who was born 08 July 1846 and married Mary Brokaw <John> Nevius Powelson (Rn=35523). 59. Cornelius P <Marten> Beekman (Rn=46929), who was born October 1821 at Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey. He married 15 July 1841 Rebecca Ann <?> McGrady Beekman (Rn=53096), who was born about 1821. Baptized on 20 October 1821. Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey. Occupation 1- Agent for the Central Railroad of New Jersey. First Residence- Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Bridgewater Township, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [Record: April 2003 page 102, 110] Children of Cornelius P <Marten> Beekman and Rebecca Ann <?> McGrady were as follows: 78. i. John <Cornelius> Beekman was born about 1842). 79. ii. Sarah <Cornelius> Beekman was born about 1845). 80. iii. Jane F <Cornelius> Beekman was born about 1847). 81. iv. Peter T <Cornelius> Beekman was born about 1848). 82. v. Theodore <Cornelius> Beekman was born about 1851). 83. vi. Walter <Cornelius> Beekman was born about 1857). Generation 8 73. Jacob C <Menah> Powelson (Rn=39278), who was born 26 March 1842 at Lesser Cross Road, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 30 March 1903 at Venango County, Pennsylvania at 61 years of age. He married at Venango County, Pennsylvania Mary <?> Cook Powelson (Rn=64467). Military 1- Civil War: 5th New York Calvary Company. First Residence- Lesser Cross Road, Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Venango County, Pennsylvania. Source [email from Cindy Johnson 1 March 2001 cyn9son@yahoo.com] Child of Jacob C <Menah> Powelson and Mary <?> Cook was as follows: + 84. i. Edward <Jacob> Powelson (Rn=39279) and married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=65104). 74. Abraham <Abraham> Powelson Attorney (Rn=24895), who was born 15 April 1842. He married 27 July 1870 Adeline <?> Palen Powelson (Rn=67641). Occupation 1- Lawyer. First Residence- Middletown, Orange County, New York. Source [The Dorland Family in America by John D Cremer 1898 page 195] Children of Abraham <Abraham> Powelson and Adeline <?> Palen were as follows: 85. i. Arthur Palen <Abraham> Powelson; Doctor was born 1871). 86. ii. Wilfrid <Abraham> Powelson; Ensign was born 1872). 87. iii. Howard Jackson <Abraham> Powelson; Doctor was born 1874). 88. iv. Nellie <Abraham> Powelson was born 1879). 89. v. Louise <Abraham> Powelson was born 1881). 90. vi. John <Abraham> Powelson was born 1884). 76. John <Abraham> Powelson (Rn=24896), who was born 19 August 1850. He married 13 November 1879 Martha <?> Lane Powelson (Rn=68979). Occupation 1- Woolen Manufacturer. Source [The Dorland Family in America by John D Cremer 1898 page 195] Source [email from Trudie Wanchow 5 October 2002 stvbeth@worldnet.att.net] Children of John <Abraham> Powelson and Martha <?> Lane were as follows: 91. i. Mary Louisa <John> Powelson Rowe was born 1882) {Theodore}. 92. ii. Sarah Adeline <John> Powelson was born 1885). 93. iii. Abraham Van Nest <John> Powelson was born 1898). 77. Andrew Van Pelt <Jacob> Powelson (Rn=35522), who was born 08 July 1846 and died 10 February 1888 at 41 years of age. He married first, 12 February 1874 Mary Brokaw <John> Nevius Powelson (Rn=35523), who was born 17 May 1855 at North Branch, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 25 September 1881 at 26 years of age, a daughter of John Simonson <Simon> Nevius (Rn=35298) and Maria Ann <Peter> Brokaw Nevius (Rn=20032) and married second, 16 April 1885 Mary Elizabeth <?> Wetzel Powelson. Occupation 1- Farmer. First Residence- Pluckemin, Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Corning, Adams County, Iowa. Third Residence- Iveyville, Adams County, Iowa. Source [Joannes Nevius and His Descendants by A V D Honeyman 1900 page 517] Children of Andrew Van Pelt <Jacob> Powelson and Mary Brokaw <John> Nevius were as follows: 94. i. John <Andrew> Powelson. 95. ii. Clara <Andrew> Powelson. Andrew Van Pelt <Jacob> Powelson and Mary Elizabeth <?> Wetzel Powelson did not have any children by this marriage. Generation 9 84. Edward <Jacob> Powelson (Rn=39279). He married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=65104). Source [email from Cindy Johnson 1 March 2001 cyn9son@yahoo.com] Child of Edward <Jacob> Powelson and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 96. i. William <Edward> Powelson (Rn=39280) and married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=69587). Generation 10 96. William <Edward> Powelson (Rn=39280). He married ? <?> ? Powelson (Rn=69587). Source [email from Cindy Johnson 1 March 2001 cyn9son@yahoo.com] Child of William <Edward> Powelson and ? <?> ? was as follows: 97. i. daughter <William> Powelson ? {?}.