Early New Netherlands Settlers


Peter <?> Smith

08 June 2014

Generation 1 1. Peter <?> Smith (Rn=56), who was born about 1635 at New Netherland and died before 1690 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York at 55 years of age. He married Elizabeth <?> ? Smith/Aersen (Rn=6658) and died after 1710. Occupation 1- Clerk of Kings County, New York Court. First Residence- New Netherland. Second Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 70] Source [New Netherland Connections July 1999 Volume 4 Number 3 page 75] Children of Peter <?> Smith and Elizabeth <?> ? were as follows: + 2. i. Peter <Peter> Smith (Rn=57), who was born about 1665 and married Mary <Samuel> Denton Smith/Nordstram/Ellison (Rn=60). 3. ii. Thomas <Peter> Smith was born about 1672 and died after 1729) (a cordwainer in Jamaica, Queens County, New York). + 4. iii. Charles <Peter> Smith (Rn=58), who was born about 1678 and married Alida <Jan> Van Dyckhuysen Smith (Rn=61). 5. iv. Maria <Peter> Smith Manero was born about 1682) (married about 1705) {Jacob}. Generation 2 2. Peter <Peter> Smith (Rn=57), who was born about 1665 at Hempstead, New Netherland and died about 1688 at 23 years of age. He married about 1684 Mary <Samuel> Denton Smith/Nordstram/Ellison (Rn=60), who was born about 1668 at Hempstead, Queens County, New York and died about 1698 at 30 years of age, a daughter of Samuel <Richard> Denton Reverend (Rn=29850) and Mary <John> Smith Denton (Rn=33342). First Residence- Hempstead, New Netherland. Second Residence- Hempstead, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 70] Child of Peter <Peter> Smith and Mary <Samuel> Denton was as follows: + 6. i. Peter <Peter> Smith 3rd (Rn=59), who was born 23 July 1687 and married Esther <?> Mitchell Smith (Rn=39476). 4. Charles <Peter> Smith (Rn=58), who was born about 1678 at Hempstead, Queens County, New York and died March 1749 at 71 years of age. He married 25 November 1703 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City Alida <Jan> Van Dyckhuysen Smith (Rn=61), who was born October 1684 at Flatbush, Kings County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings County, New York and died after 1740 at 56 years of age, a daughter of Jan <Teunis> Van Dyckhuysen (Rn=1852) and Aegje <Elbert> Stoothoff Van Dyckhuysen (Rn=1847). Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, New York City. Occupation 1- Cordwainer. First Residence- Hempstead, Queens County, New York. Second Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page 4 Appendix C, D 70] Children of Charles <Peter> Smith and Alida <Jan> Van Dyckhuysen were as follows: 7. i. Elizabeth <Charles> Smith was born 1705). 8. ii. Peter <Charles> Smith (Rn=33439), who was born 1707. He married 1730 Geertje <Francis> Marston Smith (Rn=33436), who was born 25 March 1712, a daughter of Francis <Jan> Marston (Rn=33068) and Maria <Laurens> Haff Marston (Rn=32652). Baptized on 1707. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 36, 37] + 9. iii. Thomas <Charles> Smith (Rn=34841), who was born about 1708 and married Maria <Johannes> Van Beuren Smith (Rn=34842). 10. iv. Letty <Charles> Smith Marston (Rn=33437), who was born May 1711 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens County, New York. She married about 1730 Jan <Francis> Marston (Rn=33438), who was born 12 October 1708, a son of Francis <Jan> Marston (Rn=33068) and Maria <Laurens> Haff Marston (Rn=32652). Baptized on 28 May 1711. Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens County, New York. First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 36, 37] Source [New Netherland Connections July 1999 Volume 4 Number 3 page 75] 11. v. Maria <Charles> Smith was born 1714). 12. vi. Charles <Charles> Smith was born 1717) (married 1738) [Cornelia Wilkerson]. + 13. vii. Cornelius <Charles> Smith (Rn=33111), who was born 22 January 1720 and married Ann <James> Landon Smith (Rn=33314). Generation 3 6. Peter <Peter> Smith 3rd (Rn=59), who was born 23 July 1687 at Hempstead, Queens County, New York and died 1771 at Hanover, Morris County, New Jersey at 83 years of age. He married Esther <?> Mitchell Smith (Rn=39476). First Residence- Hempstead, Queens County, New York. Second Residence- Hanover, Morris County, New Jersey. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=buchroeder] Children of Peter <Peter> Smith and Esther <?> Mitchell were as follows: 14. i. Peter <Peter> Smith; 4th was born 1710). 15. ii. Hezekiah <Peter> Smith was born 1714). 9. Thomas <Charles> Smith (Rn=34841), who was born about 1708 at New York City and died after 1762 at 54 years of age. He married before 1738 Maria <Johannes> Van Beuren Smith (Rn=34842), who was born 1713, a daughter of Johannes <?> Van Beuren Doctor (Rn=5731) and Maria <Pieter> Meyer Van Beuren (Rn=12437). Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens County, New York. First Residence- New York City. Second Residence- Queens County, New York. Source [New Netherland Connections October 1999 Volume 4 Number 4 page 89] Source [New Netherland Connections October 2000 Volume 5 Number 4 page 47] Children of Thomas <Charles> Smith and Maria <Johannes> Van Beuren were as follows: 16. i. Elizabeth <Thomas> Smith was baptized 1 January 1740 and died before 1828?). + 17. ii. Maria <Thomas> Smith Freeborn (Rn=39831), who was born about 1740 and married John <?> Freeborn (Rn=48345). 18. iii. Thomas <Thomas> Smith (Rn=3771), who was born 21 April 1747 and died 01 November 1828 at 81 years of age. He married before April 1798 Elizabeth <Wilhelmus> Van Brunt Smith (Rn=2436), who was born 10 July 1752 at Gravesend, Kings County, New York and died 16 July 1831 at 79 years of age, a daughter of Wilhelmus <Rutgert> Van Brunt (Rn=2033) and Jannetje <Coert> Voorhees Van Brunt (Rn=2444). Buried at Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, New Utrecht, Kings County, New York. Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, New Utrecht, Kings County, New York. First Residence- New Utrecht, Kings County, New York. Source [New Netherland Connections October 2001 Volume 6 Number 2 page 29] + 19. iv. John <Thomas> Smith (Rn=39832), who was born about 1740 and married Geertje <Jeremiah> Vanderbilt Smith (Rn=39835). + 20. v. Letitia <Thomas> Smith Van Beuren/Trafford (Rn=39833) and married John <Pieter> Van Beuren (Rn=39838). 13. Cornelius <Charles> Smith (Rn=33111), who was born 22 January 1720 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York. He married about 1743 at Presbyterian Church, Jamaica, Queens County, New York Ann <James> Landon Smith (Rn=33314), who was born 13 June 1726 at Southold, Suffolk County, New York, a daughter of James <Daniel> Landon (Rn=33313) and Mary <Robert> Norris Wilmot/Landon (Rn=33316). First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 19] Children of Cornelius <Charles> Smith and Ann <James> Landon were as follows: 21. i. Wilmot <Cornelius> Smith was born 1744). 22. ii. Charles <Cornelius> Smith was born 1746). 23. iii. Sylvester <Cornelius> Smith was born 1748). 24. iv. Ann <Cornelius> Smith was born 1749). 25. v. Cornelius <Cornelius> Smith was born 1752). 26. vi. James <Cornelius> Smith was born 1754 and died young). 27. vii. Mary <Cornelius> Smith Hudson was born 1752) (married 1792) {John}. + 28. viii. James <Cornelius> Smith (Rn=33105), who was born 22 November 1766 and married Phebe <Uriah> Ryder Smith (Rn=33104). 29. ix. Sarah <Cornelius> Smith Gardener (Rn=47917), who was born 1770. She married 1790 Samuel <?> Gardener. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 19] Generation 4 17. Maria <Thomas> Smith Freeborn (Rn=39831), who was born about 1740 and died before 1828 at 88 years of age. She married 09 April 1760 John <?> Freeborn (Rn=48345). Source [New Netherland Connections October 2000 Volume 5 Number 4 page 44] Children of John <?> Freeborn and Maria <Thomas> Smith were as follows: 30. i. Engelbert <John> Freeborn was baptized 15 December 1761 and died young). 31. ii. Engelbert <John> Freeborn was baptized 1 January 1764 and died before 1828?). + 32. iii. Lucretia Christine <John> Freeborn Snook/Van De Boe (Rn=39847), who was born October 1764 and married George (Jury) <?> Snook (Rn=39848). 33. iv. Maria <John> Freeborn was baptized 22 December 1765 and died 5 January 1843). 34. v. Thomas <John> Freeborn was born 21 December 1772 and died about 1815). 19. John <Thomas> Smith (Rn=39832), who was born about 1740. He married Geertje <Jeremiah> Vanderbilt Smith (Rn=39835), who was born August 1745 at New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, a daughter of Jeremiah <Aris> Vanderbilt (Rn=6818) and Petronella <Cornelius> Wyckoff Vanderbilt (Rn=6427). Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, New York City. Religion 2- Reformed Dutch Church, New Utrecht, Kings County, New York. Religion 3- Reformed Dutch Church, New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey. Religion 4- Reformed Dutch Church, Flatlands, Kings County, New York. Source [New Netherland Connections October 2001 Volume 6 Number 2 page 37] Children of John <Thomas> Smith and Geertje <Jeremiah> Vanderbilt were as follows: 35. i. Jeremiah <John> Smith was baptized 28 October 1764 and died before 1828?). 36. ii. Maria <John> Smith was baptized 29 March 1767 and died before 1828?). 37. iii. Thomas <John> Smith (died young). + 38. iv. Thomas <John> Smith (Rn=3803), who was born January 1780 and married Elizabeth <Joost> Van Brunt Vanderbilt/Smith (Rn=2451). 20. Letitia <Thomas> Smith Van Beuren/Trafford (Rn=39833). She married first, 14 February 1771 at Kinderhook, Columbia County, New York John <Pieter> Van Beuren (Rn=39838) and died about 1792, a son of Pieter <Johannes> Van Beuren Doctor (Rn=16485) and Magdalena <Joris> Kimber Benham/Van Beuren (Rn=48246) and married second, about February 1796 John <?> Trafford (Rn=39837) and died 1809. First Residence- Hillsdale, Columbia County, New York. Source [New Netherland Connections October 2001 Volume 6 Number 2 page 41] Children of John <Pieter> Van Beuren and Letitia <Thomas> Smith were as follows: 39. i. Cornelis <John> Van Beuren was baptized 6 February 1776). 40. ii. John <John> Van Beuren was born 4 February 1778). 41. iii. George <John> Van Beuren was baptized 21 May 1780). + 42. iv. Charles <John> Van Beuren (Rn=72142), who was born March 1782 and married Catlyntje <Laurens> Myndertse Van Beuren (Rn=72141). 43. v. Mary <John> Van Beuren was born 15 March 1784). 44. vi. Andrew <John> Van Beuren was born 28 February 1787). 45. vii. Henry <John> Van Beuren was born 28 June 1789). 46. viii. James Benham <John> Van Beuren was born 9 May 1792). Child of John <?> Trafford and Letitia <Thomas> Smith was as follows: 47. i. John <John> Trafford was born 9 November 1796 and died 9 September 1798). 28. James <Cornelius> Smith (Rn=33105), who was born 22 November 1766 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York. He married 31 January 1790 Phebe <Uriah> Ryder Smith (Rn=33104), who was born about 1770 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York and died 05 July 1853 at 83 years of age, a daughter of Uriah <Christopher> Ryder (Rn=31996) and Mary <? > ? Ryder (Rn=57373). First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 10] Children of James <Cornelius> Smith and Phebe <Uriah> Ryder were as follows: 48. i. Sara <James> Smith Jagger was born 1791) {John}. + 49. ii. Ann <James> Smith Bergen (Rn=33106), who was born 1794 and married Jacob <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=33108). 50. iii. Cornelius <James> Smith was born 1796 and died young). 51. iv. Cornelius <James> Smith was born 1798 and died 1860) [Margaret ?]. 52. v. Uriah James <James> Smith was born 1801 and died 1876). 53. vi. Nehemiah Hinchman <James> Smith was born 1803 and died 1847). 54. vii. William <James> Smith was born 1806). 55. viii. Sarah Mary Elizabeth <James> Smith was born 1809). Generation 5 32. Lucretia Christine <John> Freeborn Snook/Van De Boe (Rn=39847), who was born October 1764 and died about 1843 at 79 years of age. She married first, before October 1790 George (Jury) <?> Snook (Rn=39848) and died before 1796 and married second, before December 1796 Jacob <?> Van De Boe (Rn=39846), who was born 14 May 1769 at Netherland? and died 24 August 1830 at 61 years of age. Baptized on 07 October 1764. Source [New Netherland Connections October 2001 Volume 6 Number 2 page 44] Source [New Netherland Connections April 2009 Volume 14 Number 2 page 51] Children of George (Jury) <?> Snook and Lucretia Christine <John> Freeborn were as follows: 56. i. Teunis <George> Snook was born 31 October 1790). 57. ii. John <George> Snook was born 2 May 1793). Jacob <?> Van De Boe and Lucretia Christine <John> Freeborn did not have any children by this marriage. 38. Thomas <John> Smith (Rn=3803), who was born January 1780 and died before 1828 at 48 years of age. He married 19 May 1810 at Christ Presbyterian Church, Hempstead, Queens County, New York Elizabeth <Joost> Van Brunt Vanderbilt/Smith (Rn=2451), who was born 13 November 1775, a daughter of Joost <Rutgert> Van Brunt (Rn=2036) and Elizabeth <Charles> Duryea Wortman/Van Brunt (Rn=3800). Baptized on 16 January 1780. Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, New Utrecht, Kings County, New York. Religion 2- Christ Presbyterian Church, Hempstead, Queens County, New York. First Residence- Hempstead, Queens County, New York. Will- His will was dated 19 September 1828. Source [New Netherland Connections October 2001 Volume 6 Number 2 page 31, 38] Source [New Netherland Connections October 2007 Volume 12 Number 4 page 99] Children of Thomas <John> Smith and Elizabeth <Joost> Van Brunt were as follows: 58. i. Thomas <Thomas> Smith was born about 1811). 59. ii. Edward <Thomas> Smith was born about 1813). 60. iii. Harriet <Thomas> Smith was born about 1815). 61. iv. Egbert <Thomas> Smith. 62. v. Eliza <Thomas> Smith. 42. Charles <John> Van Beuren (Rn=72142), who was born March 1782. He married Catlyntje <Laurens> Myndertse Van Beuren (Rn=72141), who was born 13 September 1789 and died 1854 at 64 years of age, a daughter of Laurens <Reynier> Myndertse (Rn=12769) and Christina <Nicholas> De Graaf Myndertse (Rn=12763). Source [New Netherland Connections October 2001 Volume 6 Number 2 page 41] Children of Charles <John> Van Beuren and Catlyntje <Laurens> Myndertse were as follows: 63. i. Christina <Charles> Van Beuren was born 1806). 64. ii. Leticia <Charles> Van Beuren was born 18 April 1808). 65. iii. Minders <Charles> Van Beuren was born 23 November 1813 and died 23 February 1879) [Anna Laboyteaux was born 1816 and died 23 February 1879)] [Mary Butterfield (died 26 March 1882)] [Mary Ann Lamberteaux was born 16 January 1812 and died 26 March 1892)]. 66. iv. Sarah <Charles> Van Beuren was born 1819). 67. v. John William <Charles> Van Beuren was born 24 November 1819 and died 8 June 1890) [Sarah Jane Root was born 20 February 1820 and died 19 October 1898)]. 68. vi. Catherine <Charles> Van Beuren was born 1821). 49. Ann <James> Smith Bergen (Rn=33106), who was born 1794 and died 08 August 1857 at 63 years of age. She married 09 April 1817 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York Jacob <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=33108), who was born 02 February 1782 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York and died 23 June 1869 at 87 years of age, a son of Jacob <Jacobus> Bergen (Rn=33100) and Mary <Lawrence> Marston Bergen (Rn=33098). First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 5] Children of Jacob <Jacob> Bergen and Ann <James> Smith were as follows: 69. i. Phoebe Ann <Jacob> Bergen was born 1818 and died 1903). 70. ii. Ben Thurston <Jacob> Bergen was born 1819 and died 1890 and married 1846) [Mary Ann Bergen]. 71. iii. Phoebe Ann <Jacob> Bergen was born 1818 and died 1903). + 72. iv. Benjamin Thurston <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=34234), who was born 17 December 1819 and married Mary Ann <Jacob> Bergen Bergen (Rn=34233). 73. v. Cornelius <Jacob> Bergen was born 1823 and died 1854). 74. vi. David <Jacob> Bergen was born 1825 and died 1826). 75. vii. Mary Elizabeth <Jacob> Bergen was born 1827 and died 1913). + 76. viii. Jacob <Jacob> Bergen 3rd (Rn=33107), who was born 13 March 1832 and married Margaret Maria <James> Van Sicklen Bergen (Rn=33112). Generation 6 72. Benjamin Thurston <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=34234), who was born 17 December 1819. He married 15 December 1846 Mary Ann <Jacob> Bergen Bergen (Rn=34233), who was born 15 December 1825, a daughter of Benjamin <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=34210) and Phebe <John> Skidmore Bergen (Rn=34211). First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [The Bergen Family by Teunis G Bergen 1876 page 192] Children of Benjamin Thurston <Jacob> Bergen and Mary Ann <Jacob> Bergen were as follows: 77. i. Anna <Benjamin> Bergen was born 1854). 78. ii. Cornelius James <Benjamin> Bergen was born 1860). 76. Jacob <Jacob> Bergen 3rd (Rn=33107), who was born 13 March 1832 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York and died 01 November 1884 at 52 years of age. He married 25 February 1863 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York Margaret Maria <James> Van Sicklen Bergen (Rn=33112), who was born 03 July 1836 at Fresh Meadows, Flushing, Queens County, New York and died 29 August 1913 at 77 years of age, a daughter of James <Abraham> Van Sicklen (Rn=33116) and Ida <William> Kouwenhoven Van Sicklen (Rn=33114). Buried at Prospect Cemetery, Jamaica, Queens County, New York. First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page D 3] Child of Jacob <Jacob> Bergen and Margaret Maria <James> Van Sicklen was as follows: + 79. i. Jacob Milton <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=33109), who was born 20 January 1865 and married Mary Alice <Timothy> Baylis Bergen (Rn=33113). Generation 7 79. Jacob Milton <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=33109), who was born 20 January 1865 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York and died 22 December 1950 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York at 85 years of age. He married 06 June 1888 at Brides home, Kings County, New York Mary Alice <Timothy> Baylis Bergen (Rn=33113), who was born 28 July 1865 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York and died 11 March 1947 at Jamaica, Queens County, New York at 81 years of age, a daughter of Timothy Carll <Elias> Baylis (Rn=33115) and Antoinette <Ansalem> Powell Baylis (Rn=33119). Buried at Powell Cemetery, Bethpage, Nassau County, New York. First Residence- Jamaica, Queens County, New York. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page 1 Appendix C, D 2] Children of Jacob Milton <Jacob> Bergen and Mary Alice <Timothy> Baylis were as follows: 80. i. Florence Antoinette <Jacob> Bergen Hetfield was born 1889 and died 1952) (married 1921) {Wesley}. 81. ii. Margaret Maria <Jacob> Bergen Fertsch was born 1891 and died 1966) (married 1919) {George}. 82. iii. Jacob Milton <Jacob> Bergen (Rn=33110), who was born 12 November 1892 and died 14 July 1975 at 82 years of age. He married 11 February 1920 Ruth M <?> Swayer Bergen. Source [Jacob Milton Bergen Senior by William S Bergen 1995 page 1 Appendix C, D 2] 83. iv. George Whitefield <Jacob> Bergen was born 1894 and died 1928) (married 1920) [Harriet Morrow]. 84. v. Gertrude Avis <Jacob> Bergen Remsen was born 1896 and died 1975) (married 1922) {Clarence}. 85. vi. Wesley Herbert <Jacob> Bergen was born 1897 and died 1971) (married 1920) [Margaret Vickery]. 86. vii. Bertha Alice <Jacob> Bergen was born 1899 and died 1915). 87. viii. Louise Adele <Jacob> Bergen Baer was born 1901 and died 1979) (married 1933) {William}. 88. ix. Mildred May <Jacob> Bergen was born 1905 and died 1990). 89. x. Leonard Wadsworth <Jacob> Bergen was born 1905 and died 1906).