Early New Netherlands Settlers


Rebecca <?> ? Ditmars/Staats

07 June 2013

Generation 1 1. Rebecca <?> ? Ditmars/Staats (Rn=2934). She married first, 1762 Johannes <?> Ditmars (Rn=29927), who was born 1725 and married second, 1662 Pieter <Pieter> Staats (Rn=6649), who was born May 1721 at New Utrecht, Kings County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, New Utrecht, Kings County, New York and died before September 1761 at 40 years of age, a son of Pieter <Jan> Staats (Rn=6540) and Lammetje <Hendrick> Veghte Staats (Rn=6651). Note [It appears that half brother, Peter Staats, and half sister, Jannetje Ditmars, married, which is highly unlikely!]. Source [email from Margery Freas 6 November 2000 emfreas@cs.com] Children of Johannes <?> Ditmars and Rebecca <?> ? were as follows: + 2. i. Abraham <Johannes> Ditmars (Rn=2935), who was born 05 February 1765 and married Jannetje <Hendrick> Suydam Ditmars (Rn=2936). + 3. ii. Jannetje <Johannes> Ditmars Staats (Rn=1753) and married Peter <Pieter> Staats (Rn=1758). Children of Pieter <Pieter> Staats and Rebecca <?> ? were as follows: + 4. i. Peter <Pieter> Staats (Rn=1758) and married Jannetje <Johannes> Ditmars Staats (Rn=1753). 5. ii. John <Pieter> Staats. Generation 2 2. Abraham <Johannes> Ditmars (Rn=2935), who was born 05 February 1765 and died 13 August 1803 at 38 years of age. He married Jannetje <Hendrick> Suydam Ditmars (Rn=2936), who was born 1769 and died 1841 at 72 years of age, a daughter of Hendrick <Hendrick> Suydam (Rn=7479) and Maria <?> Amerman Suydam (Rn=7480). Children of Abraham <Johannes> Ditmars and Jannetje <Hendrick> Suydam were as follows: + 6. i. Maria <Abraham> Ditmars Creed (Rn=2938) and married William <?> Creed Doctor (Rn=23343). + 7. ii. Rebecca <Abraham> Ditmars Polhemius (Rn=2940), who was born about 1785 and married Theodorus <Theodorus> Polhemius (Rn=2941). + 8. iii. Henry S <Abraham> Ditmas (Rn=2908), who was born 16 September 1799 and married Ann <Teunis> Schenck Ditmas (Rn=2900). + 9. iv. John M <Abraham> Ditmars (Rn=2942) and married Sarah <Andries> Suydam Ditmars (Rn=2943). 3. Jannetje <Johannes> Ditmars Staats (Rn=1753). She married Peter <Pieter> Staats (Rn=1758) and died before May 1775, a son of Pieter <Pieter> Staats (Rn=6649) and Rebecca <?> ? Ditmars/Staats (Rn=2934). Source [email from Margery Freas 6 November 2000 emfreas@cs.com] Source [Genealogies of New Jersey Families page 818] Child of Peter <Pieter> Staats and Jannetje <Johannes> Ditmars was as follows: 10. i. Catlyna <Peter> Staats. 4. Peter <Pieter> Staats (Rn=1758) and died before May 1775. He married Jannetje <Johannes> Ditmars Staats (Rn=1753), a daughter of Johannes <?> Ditmars (Rn=29927) and Rebecca <?> ? Ditmars/Staats (Rn=2934). Will - - His will was dated 13 February 1774 and proved 2 May 1775. Source [email from Margery Freas 6 November 2000 emfreas@cs.com] Source [Genealogies of New Jersey Families page 818] Child of Peter <Pieter> Staats and Jannetje <Johannes> Ditmars was as follows: 11. i. Catlyna <Peter> Staats. Generation 3 6. Maria <Abraham> Ditmars Creed (Rn=2938). She married William <?> Creed Doctor (Rn=23343). Child of William <?> Creed and Maria <Abraham> Ditmars was as follows: + 12. i. Sarah Ann <William> Creed Thorne (Rn=23344) and married George <Nathaniel> Thorne (Rn=23342). 7. Rebecca <Abraham> Ditmars Polhemius (Rn=2940), who was born about 1785. She married about 1810 Theodorus <Theodorus> Polhemius (Rn=2941), who was born 18 November 1786 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York and died 22 November 1864 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York at 78 years of age, a son of Theodorus <Theodorus> Polhemius (Rn=1002) and Maria <Teunis> Tiebout Johnson/Polhemius (Rn=1001). Children of Theodorus <Theodorus> Polhemius and Rebecca <Abraham> Ditmars were as follows: + 13. i. Theodore <Theodorus> Polhemus (Rn=76228), who was born before 1815 and married Maria Tiebout <Jacob> Van Wyck Polhemus (Rn=76227). + 14. ii. Abraham Ditmas <Theodorus> Polhemus (Rn=56355) and married Mary <Samuel> Garretson Polhemus (Rn=42085). 15. iii. Cornelia <Theodorus Polhemus (died 7 September 1863). + 16. iv. Maria Tiebout <Theodorus> Polhemus King (Rn=76294) and married John Bowne <Elisha> King (Rn=76298). 17. v. Henry <Theodorus Polhemus was born 1830 and died 14 February 1895) (married 17 September 1863) [Caroline D <William> Herriman]. 8. Henry S <Abraham> Ditmas (Rn=2908), who was born 16 September 1799. He married 24 March 1818 Ann <Teunis> Schenck Ditmas (Rn=2900), who was born 16 September 1799, a daughter of Teunis <Teunis> Schenck Judge (Rn=2896) and Geertje <Isaac> Cornel Schenck (Rn=2897). First Residence - - Flatbush, Kings County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=hesshogs7] Children of Henry S <Abraham> Ditmas and Ann <Teunis> Schenck were as follows: + 18. i. Jane Ann <Henry> Ditmas Martense (Rn=76411), who was born 19 June 1820 and married Gerrit <Garret> Martense (Rn=76412). 19. ii. Gertrude <Henry> Ditmas Prince was born 13 March 1822) {Christopher). + 20. iii. Abraham <Henry> Ditmas (Rn=8971), who was born 28 November 1824 and married Sarah <Jeremiah> Ryder Ditmas (Rn=8970). 21. iv. Catherine Remsen <Henry> Ditmas was born 19 July 1827 and died 1828). + 22. v. John <Henry> Ditmars (Rn=2956), who was born September 1830 and married Maria <Cornelius> Kouwenhoven Ditmars (Rn=2957). 23. vi. Aletta <Henry> Ditmas was born February 1834 and died 14 March 1849). + 24. vii. Maria <Henry> Ditmas Lott (Rn=69251), who was born 03 November 1837 and married John Zabriskie <John> Lott Attorney (Rn=34171). 9. John M <Abraham> Ditmars (Rn=2942). He married 26 June 1820 Sarah <Andries> Suydam Ditmars (Rn=2943), who was born 17 October 1801, a daughter of Andries <Hendrick> Suydam Captain (Rn=2944) and Femmetje <Hendrick> Wyckoff Suydam (Rn=2945). Children of John M <Abraham> Ditmars and Sarah <Andries> Suydam were as follows: 25. i. Andrew Suydam <John> Ditmars. 26. ii. Jane Gertrude <John> Ditmars. 27. iii. Phebe Rebecca <John> Ditmars. + 28. iv. Abraham <John> Ditmars (Rn=2949), who was born 14 March 1830 and married Caroline Vanderbilt <John> Lott Ditmars (Rn=2830). 29. v. Sarah <John> Ditmars. + 30. vi. John <John> Ditmars (Rn=2951), who was born 22 February 1836 and married Louise Rhinelander <John> Thorne Ditmars (Rn=45973). 31. vii. Henry <John> Ditmars. Generation 4 12. Sarah Ann <William> Creed Thorne (Rn=23344). She married George <Nathaniel> Thorne (Rn=23342), a son of Nathaniel <George> Thorne (Rn=23332) and Hannah <?> Duryea Thorne (Rn=62747). Source [Record: April 1889 page 88] Child of George <Nathaniel> Thorne and Sarah Ann <William> Creed was as follows: 32. i. Marie Ditmars <George> Thorne. 13. Theodore <Theodorus> Polhemus (Rn=76228), who was born before 1815 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York and died 16 April 1865 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York at 50 years of age. He married 07 August 1838 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York Maria Tiebout <Jacob> Van Wyck Polhemus (Rn=76227), who was born 20 May 1815 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York and died 07 January 1892 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York at 76 years of age, a daughter of Jacob Griffen <Theodorus> Van Wyck (Rn=22446) and Cornelia <Theodorus> Polhemius Van Wyck (Rn=22444). First Residence - - Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=wolphert] Children of Theodore <Theodorus> Polhemus and Maria Tiebout <Jacob> Van Wyck were as follows: 33. i. Cornelia Van Wyck <Theodore> Polhemus Johnson {Jacob}. 34. ii. Rebecca Augusta <Theodore> Polhemus. 35. iii. Maria Louisa <Theodore> Polhemus Dixon {John}. 36. iv. Theodore <Theodore> Polhemus. 14. Abraham Ditmas <Theodorus> Polhemus (Rn=56355). He married 18 May 1846 Mary <Samuel> Garretson Polhemus (Rn=42085), who was born 07 July 1822, a daughter of Samuel <John> Garretson (Rn=31971) and Jane <Jacob> Van Brunt Garretson (Rn=16480). First Residence - - Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=:2345267] Source [Remsen Relatives by Armida Sharpin 1999 page 492] Child of Abraham Ditmas <Theodorus> Polhemus and Mary <Samuel> Garretson was as follows: 37. i. Theodora <Abraham> Polhemus. 16. Maria Tiebout <Theodorus> Polhemus King (Rn=76294) and died 17 April 1903 at Rome, Italy. She married 23 April 1845 John Bowne <Elisha> King (Rn=76298), a son of Elisha W <?> King Honorable (Rn=76300) and Margaret <Peter> Vandervoort King (Rn=76299). Child of John Bowne <Elisha> King and Maria Tiebout <Theodorus> Polhemus was as follows: 38. i. Cornelia <John> King Johnson {?}. 18. Jane Ann <Henry> Ditmas Martense (Rn=76411), who was born 19 June 1820 at Flatbush, Kings County, New York and died at Flatbush, Kings County, New York. She married 07 January 1845 at Flatbush, Kings County, New York Gerrit <Garret> Martense (Rn=76412), who was born 29 August 1823 at Flatbush, Kings County, New York and died 27 February 1849 at Flatbush, Kings County, New York at 25 years of age, a son of Garret <Leffert> Martense Judge (Rn=5598) and Jane <John> Vanderveer Martense (Rn=5604). Source [Rapelje Rasters by Armida Sharpin 1999 page 344] Source [Remsen Relatives by Armida Sharpin 1999 page 631] Child of Gerrit <Garret> Martense and Jane Ann <Henry> Ditmas was as follows: 39. i. daughter <Gerrit> Martense. 20. Abraham <Henry> Ditmas (Rn=8971), who was born 28 November 1824 and died 1859 at 34 years of age. He married 12 November 1851 Sarah <Jeremiah> Ryder Ditmas (Rn=8970), who was born 12 April 1830 and died 15 August 1858 at 28 years of age, a daughter of Jeremiah <Isaac> Ryder (Rn=8969) and Cornelia <Peter> Duryea Ryder (Rn=8965). Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=hesshogs7] Children of Abraham <Henry> Ditmas and Sarah <Jeremiah> Ryder were as follows: 40. i. Cornelia Duryea <Abraham> Ditmas Longmire was born 1852 and died 1909). 41. ii. Ann S <Abraham> Ditmas was born 1854 and died 1854). 42. iii. Henry S <Abraham> Ditmas was born 1856 and died 1857). 22. John <Henry> Ditmars (Rn=2956), who was born September 1830. He married 05 October 1859 Maria <Cornelius> Kouwenhoven Ditmars (Rn=2957), a daughter of Cornelius <?> Kouwenhoven (Rn=2958) and Mary <?> Willemsen Kouwenhoven (Rn=2959). Children of John <Henry> Ditmars and Maria <Cornelius> Kouwenhoven were as follows: 43. i. Mary K <John> Ditmars. 44. ii. Henry <John> Ditmars (died young). 24. Maria <Henry> Ditmas Lott (Rn=69251), who was born 03 November 1837. She married 07 October 1863 John Zabriskie <John> Lott Attorney (Rn=34171), who was born 11 July 1838, a son of John <Abraham> Lott Honorable (Rn=34088) and Catharine <Abraham> Lott Lott (Rn=34089). First Residence - - Flatbush, Kings County, New York. Source [The Lott Family in America by A V Phillips 1942 929.273 L873p page 102, 133] Children of John Zabriskie <John> Lott and Maria <Henry> Ditmas were as follows: 45. i. Henry Ditmas <John> Lott was born 1865). 46. ii. Erskine Howard <John> Lott. 28. Abraham <John> Ditmars (Rn=2949), who was born 14 March 1830 and died 03 September 1894 at 64 years of age. He married 27 September 1854 Caroline Vanderbilt <John> Lott Ditmars (Rn=2830), a daughter of John <?> Lott (Rn=647) and ? <?> ? Lott (Rn=60750). Education 1 - - Erasmus Hall Academy, Flatbush, Kings County, New York. First Residence - - Flatbush, Kings County, New York. Children of Abraham <John> Ditmars and Caroline Vanderbilt <John> Lott were as follows: 47. i. Sarah Suydam <Abraham> Ditmars Bromley (Rn=2961). She married Peter B <?> Bromley. First Residence - - Michigan. 48. ii. John <Abraham> Ditmars. 49. iii. Elizabeth Lott <Abraham> Ditmars. 50. iv. Caroline <Abraham> Ditmars. 30. John <John> Ditmars (Rn=2951), who was born 22 February 1836. He married Louise Rhinelander <John> Thorne Ditmars (Rn=45973), a daughter of John S <?> Thorne Doctor (Rn=2954) and ? <?> ? Thorne (Rn=62659). First Residence - - Flatbush, Kings County, New York. Child of John <John> Ditmars and Louise Rhinelander <John> Thorne was as follows: 51. i. Louise Thorne <?> Ditmars.