Early New Netherlands Settlers


Petrus <Benjamin> Smeedes

07 June 2013

Generation 1 1. Petrus <Benjamin> Smeedes (Rn=12970), son of Benjamin <Jan> Smeedes (Rn=12857) and Magdalena <Pieter> Louw Smeedes (Rn=22245), who was born 07 December 1701 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 15 March 1783 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York at 81 years of age. He married 12 February 1724 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York Catrina <Jacob> DuBois Smeedes (Rn=12971), who was born 17 March 1706 at Hurley Township, Ulster County, New York and died 1775 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York at 68 years of age, a daughter of Jacob <Louis> DuBois (Rn=12967) and Geertje <Gerrit> Van Nieuwkirk Kunst/DuBois (Rn=53670). Buried at Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Source [Record: April 1888 page 73] Source [Slecht/Sleght/Slaght/Sleight/Slack Genealogy by David Ladely 2004 daveladely@aol.com] Children of Petrus <Benjamin> Smeedes and Catrina <Jacob> DuBois were as follows: + 2. i. Benjamin <Petrus> Smeedes (Rn=71880), who was born 04 July 1726 and married Rachel <Johannes> Decker Smeedes (Rn=71907). + 3. ii. Gerritje <Petrus> Smeedes Ten Broeck (Rn=23277), who was born 05 January 1727 and married Jacob <Jacob> Ten Broeck (Rn=23278). + 4. iii. Magdalena <Petrus> Smeedes Elmendorf (Rn=12958), who was born August 1728 and married Jonathan <Coenradt> Elmendorf Colonel (Rn=10115). 5. iv. Jacob <Petrus> Smeedes (Rn=71908), who was born 03 December 1732 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 07 November 1797 at Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York at 64 years of age. He married about 1754 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York Maria <Johannes> Decker Smeedes (Rn=71909), who was born 09 January 1736 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 11 October 1805 at Ulster County, New York at 69 years of age, a daughter of Johannes <Cornelius> Decker (Rn=12975) and Marritje <Matthys> Jansen Decker/Van Keulen (Rn=14888). First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Second Residence - - Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=dldecker] + 6. v. Catrina <Peter> Smeedes Hardenbergh (Rn=71809), who was born June 1735 and married Charles <Johannes> Hardenbergh (Rn=71806). + 7. vi. Sarah DuBois <Petrus> Smeedes Decker/Wyncoop (Rn=80800), who was born December 1737 and married Ephraim <Jacob> Decker (Rn=32900). 8. vii. Petrus <Petrus> Smeedes was born 23 May 1740 and died 28 September 1784 and married before 1771) [Elsje Hasbrouck was born 4 June 1742)]. 9. viii. Elisabeth <Petrus> Smeedes was born May 1742 and died before 1744). 10. ix. Elizabeth <Petrus> Smeedes Kierstede was born November 1744) {Lucas was born 20 February 1742 and died 1821)}. 11. x. Jacomyntje <Petrus> Smeedes Blanchan was born July 1747) {Jacob was born January 1746)}. 12. xi. Johannes <Petrus> Smeedes was born 1750). Generation 2 2. Benjamin <Petrus> Smeedes (Rn=71880), who was born 04 July 1726 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died before 1783 at Ulster County, New York at 56 years of age. He married 22 November 1754 at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York Rachel <Johannes> Decker Smeedes (Rn=71907), who was born 28 February 1729 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 1777 at Ulster County, New York at 47 years of age, a daughter of Johannes <Cornelius> Decker (Rn=12975) and Marritje <Matthys> Jansen Decker/Van Keulen (Rn=14888). First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=dldecker] Children of Benjamin <Petrus> Smeedes and Rachel <Johannes> Decker were as follows: 13. i. Johannes <Benjamin> Smeedes was baptized 16 August 1756 in Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York). 14. ii. Elizabeth <Benjamin> Smeedes was baptized 5 March 1758 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York). 15. iii. Petrus <Benjamin> Smeedes was baptized 26 September 1760). 16. iv. Jacob <Benjamin> Smeedes was baptized 27 February 1763 and died before April 1764). 17. v. Jacob <Benjamin> Smeedes was baptized 15 April 1764). 3. Gerritje <Petrus> Smeedes Ten Broeck (Rn=23277), who was born 05 January 1727 at Rocky Hill, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 02 April 1796 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York at 69 years of age. She married 21 December 1751 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York Jacob <Jacob> Ten Broeck (Rn=23278), who was born 13 March 1724 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 21 August 1793 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York at 69 years of age, a son of Jacob <Wessel> Ten Broeck (Rn=9868) and Elizabeth <Johannes> Wyncoop Ten Broeck (Rn=10060). Baptized on 15 January 1727. Buried at 05 April 1796. Religion 1 - - Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. First Residence - - Rocky Hill, Somerset County, New Jersey. Second Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Source [Record: April 1888 page 73] Source [Wessel Ten Broeck by Edward Barnard 1997 page 5] Children of Jacob <Jacob> Ten Broeck and Gerritje <Petrus> Smeedes were as follows: 18. i. Catharine <Jacob> Ten Broeck was born 1753 and died 1826). 19. ii. Elizabeth <Jacob> Ten Broeck was born 1755). 20. iii. Magdalena <Jacob> Ten Broeck was born 1757). 21. iv. Helen <Jacob> Ten Broeck. 22. v. Scath <Jacob> Ten Broeck. 23. vi. Jacob <Jacob> Ten Broeck was born 1766 and died 1829 and married 1803) [Margaret Watson]. 24. vii. Maria <Jacob> Ten Broeck Burhans was born 1760 and died 1828 and married 1789) {Cornelius was born 1764 and died 1831)}. 4. Magdalena <Petrus> Smeedes Elmendorf (Rn=12958), who was born August 1728 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. She married 19 May 1749 at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York Jonathan <Coenradt> Elmendorf Colonel (Rn=10115), who was born 14 December 1723 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 17 January 1798 at 74 years of age, a son of Coenradt <Jacobus> Elmendorf (Rn=10114) and Blandina <Roelof> Kierstede Elmendorf (Rn=10113). Baptized on 25 August 1728. Religion 1 - - Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Source [Dear "Cousin" by William B Bogardus 1996] Children of Jonathan <Coenradt> Elmendorf and Magdalena <Petrus> Smeedes were as follows: 25. i. Coenrad <Jonathan> Elmendorf was born 1750). 26. ii. Petrus <Jonathan> Elmendorf (Rn=12337), who was born March 1754 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York. He married 06 February 1783 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York Aeltje <Andries> DeWitt Elmendorf (Rn=12338), who was born June 1759, a daughter of Andries <Tjerck> DeWitt (Rn=12340) and Rachel <Isaac> DuBois DeWitt (Rn=12339). Baptized on 10 March 1754. First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. 27. iii. Blandina <Jonathan> Elmendorf Brodhead (Rn=12342), who was born March 1756 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York. She married 01 March 1778 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York Daniel <?> Brodhead (Rn=12341). Baptized on 07 March 1756. First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. 28. iv. Lucas <Jonathan> Elmendorf was born 1761). 6. Catrina <Peter> Smeedes Hardenbergh (Rn=71809), who was born June 1735 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. She married 20 March 1755 at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York Charles <Johannes> Hardenbergh (Rn=71806), who was born January 1733 at New Paltz, Ulster County, New York and died 07 July 1761 at Ulster County, New York at 28 years of age, a son of Johannes <Johannes> Hardenbergh (Rn=71800) and Maria <Louis> DuBois Hardenbergh (Rn=71799). Baptized on 29 June 1735. Religion 1 - - Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Source [Record: October 1890 page 187] Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=:3080626] Children of Charles <Johannes> Hardenbergh and Catrina <Peter> Smeedes were as follows: + 29. i. Johannes <Charles> Hardenbergh (Rn=23230), who was born February 1756 and married Janneke <Andries> DeWitt Hardenbergh (Rn=23231). 30. ii. Catharina <Charles> Hardenbergh was born 2 April 1758 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York). 7. Sarah DuBois <Petrus> Smeedes Decker/Wyncoop (Rn=80800), who was born December 1737 at Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York and died at Kingston, Ulster County, New York. She married first, 20 August 1752 at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York Ephraim <Jacob> Decker (Rn=32900), who was born 16 September 1723 at Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died before December 1760 at 36 years of age, a son of Jacob <Gerrit> Decker (Rn=32863) and Geertje <Jacob> Van Wagenen Decker (Rn=10037) and married second, 13 December 1760 at Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York Dirck <Evert> Wyncoop (Rn=80798), who was born 01 October 1732 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 09 December 1796 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York at 64 years of age, a son of Evert <Cornelius> Wyncoop (Rn=80722) and Arriantje <Dirck> Schepmoes Wyncoop (Rn=80721). Baptized on 11 December 1737. Buried at Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Religion 1 - - Reformed Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. First Residence - - Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York. Second Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=virginia39] Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=dldecker] Children of Ephraim <Jacob> Decker and Sarah DuBois <Petrus> Smeedes were as follows: 31. i. Sarah <Ephraim> Decker was born 23 December 1753 in Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York). 32. ii. Ephraim <Ephraim> Decker was born 25 January 1758 and died after 1840 in Roxbury Township, Delaware County, New York). 33. iii. Jonas <Ephraim> Decker was born 14 October 1759 in Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York). Children of Dirck <Evert> Wyncoop and Sarah DuBois <Petrus> Smeedes were as follows: 34. i. Arriantje <Dirck> Wyncoop was baptized 6 December 1761 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York). 35. ii. Catharina <Dirck> Wyncoop was baptized 29 January 1764 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York). 36. iii. Sarah <Dirck> Wyncoop was baptized 24 August 1773 and died about 1817 in New York City). 37. iv. Dirck <Dirck> Wyncoop was baptized 18 June 1775 and died 6 December 1775 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York). 38. v. Margrietje <Dirck> Wyncoop was baptized 12 April 1778 and died 18 March 1862 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York). Generation 3 29. Johannes <Charles> Hardenbergh (Rn=23230), who was born February 1756 at Kingston, Ulster County, New York and died 1833 at 77 years of age. He married first, 06 September 1778 at Ulster County, New York Janneke <Andries> DeWitt Hardenbergh (Rn=23231), who was born April 1760 at Ulster County, New York and was baptized at Ulster County, New York and died 27 July 1837 at 77 years of age, a daughter of Andries <Egbert> DeWitt Doctor (Rn=23180) and Jannetje <Johannes> Vernooy DeWitt (Rn=23179) and married second, about 1786 Charlotte <?> Auchmoody Hardenbergh (Rn=64848), who was born about 1766 at Rosendale, Ulster County, New York. Baptized on 22 February 1756. First Residence - - Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Second Residence - - Hurley, Ulster County, New York. Source [Record: October 1890 page 187] Children of Johannes <Charles> Hardenbergh and Janneke <Andries> DeWitt were as follows: 39. i. Charles <Johannes> Hardenbergh was born 16 September 1783 in Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York). + 40. ii. Jenneke <Johannes> Hardenbergh Delamater (Rn=66227), who was born 04 February 1785 and married William <Peter> Delamater (Rn=66224). Child of Johannes <Charles> Hardenbergh and Charlotte <?> Auchmoody was as follows: + 41. i. Mary <Johannes> Hardenbergh Deyo (Rn=80743), who was born 07 August 1787 and married Jonathan <Daniel> Deyo (Rn=80744). Generation 4 40. Jenneke <Johannes> Hardenbergh Delamater (Rn=66227), who was born 04 February 1785 at Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York. She married 06 June 1802 at Rosendale, Ulster County, New York William <Peter> Delamater (Rn=66224), who was born about 1772 and died at Rosendaal, Niskayuna, Schenectady County, New York, a son of Peter <Abraham> Delamater (Rn=66194) and Lavinia <?> Dean Delamater (Rn=66193). First Residence - - Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York. Second Residence - - Rosendale, Ulster County, New York. Source [Revised History of Harlem by James Riker 1904, page 510, 521] Children of William <Peter> Delamater and Jenneke <Johannes> Hardenbergh were as follows: 42. i. Charles DeWitt <William> Delamater was born 25 September 1804). 43. ii. Charlotte <William> Delamater Deyo was born 15 September 1804 and died 14 January 1832 and married 17 July 1822) {Daniel V; Doctor}. 44. iii. Jane <William> Delamater Tomkins was born 14 November 1807 and died after 1880) {S; Doctor}. 45. iv. Peter <William> Delamater was born 18 June 1813 and died after 1882 and married 2 April 1834) [Rachel Auchmoody]. 46. v. Hardenbergh <William> Delamater (married 12 May 1858) [Margaret Lefre]. 41. Mary <Johannes> Hardenbergh Deyo (Rn=80743), who was born 07 August 1787 and died 02 October 1876 at 89 years of age. She married Jonathan <Daniel> Deyo (Rn=80744), who was born 03 March 1773 and died 29 April 1853 at 80 years of age, a son of Daniel <Abraham> Deyo (Rn=71416) and Margrietje <Nathaniel> Le Fevre Deyo (Rn=71417). Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=:2642351] Child of Jonathan <Daniel> Deyo and Mary <Johannes> Hardenbergh was as follows: 47. i. Nathaniel <Jonathan> Deyo was born 14 May 1816 and died 21 January 1881) (married 6 May 1840) [Cornelia <Lewis> DuBois was born 9 November 1822 and died 16 December 1876)].