Early New Netherlands Settlers


Johannes <Isaac> Van Cleef

17 June 2013

Generation 1 1. Johannes <Isaac> Van Cleef (Rn=7805), son of Isaac <Cornelius> Van Cleef (Rn=32631) and Rebecca <Samuel> Forman Van Cleef (Rn=32632). He married about 1753 Grietje <Simon> Wyckoff Vandervliet/Van Cleef (Rn=6704), who was born 1719 at Somerset County, New Jersey and died 28 November 1793 at Somerset County, New Jersey at 74 years of age, a daughter of Simon <Cornelius> Wyckoff (Rn=6421) and Geertje <Jan> Vandervliet Wyckoff (Rn=6706). Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=lanemorr] Source [email from Perry Streeter 26 January 2005 perry@streeter.com] Children of Johannes <Isaac> Van Cleef and Grietje <Simon> Wyckoff were as follows: + 2. i. Rebecca <Johannes> Van Cleef Wyckoff (Rn=7809), who was born 12 April 1753 and married George <Simon> Wyckoff (Rn=7808). + 3. ii. Johanna <Johannes> Van Cleef Wyckoff (Rn=58098), who was born September 1765 and married John <John> Wyckoff (Rn=42555). Generation 2 2. Rebecca <Johannes> Van Cleef Wyckoff (Rn=7809), who was born 12 April 1753 and died 20 April 1843 at 90 years of age. She married George <Simon> Wyckoff (Rn=7808), who was born 02 June 1745 and died 1826 at Flatbush, Kings County, New York at 80 years of age, a son of Simon <Cornelius> Wyckoff (Rn=6421) and Geertje <Jan> Vandervliet Wyckoff (Rn=6706). Source [email from Perry Streeter 26 January 2005 perry@streeter.com] Children of George <Simon> Wyckoff and Rebecca <Johannes> Van Cleef were as follows: 4. i. Elizabeth <George> Wyckoff Kouwenhoven was born 24 July 1776 and died 20 January 1860) {Roelof <Garret> was born 9 September 1765 and died 16 October 1824). 5. ii. Johannes <George> Wyckoff was baptized 16 March 1779 in Potterstown, Hunterdon County, New Jersey). + 6. iii. Margaret <George> Wyckoff Voorhees (Rn=37926), who was born 12 December 1781 and married Abraham <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=36556). + 7. iv. Mary <George> Wyckoff Voorhees (Rn=37927), who was born March 1785 and married Elias Wyckoff <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=20551). 8. v. Cornelia <George> Wyckoff was born 18 July 1787 and died 21 September 1864). 9. vi. Johanna <George> Wyckoff was born 5 April 1792 and died 27 February 1853). 10. vii. George <George> Wyckoff was born 4 August 1795 and died 12 November 1830) (married 26 January 1816) [Catherine <Johannes> Clickenger]. 11. viii. John Van cleef <George> Wyckoff was born 28 March 1800 and died 9 December 1878). 3. Johanna <Johannes> Van Cleef Wyckoff (Rn=58098), who was born September 1765 at Somerset County, New Jersey and died 1850 at Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey at 85 years of age. She married John <John> Wyckoff (Rn=42555), who was born January 1758 at Six Mile Run, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 20 October 1833 at Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey at 75 years of age, a son of John <Jan> Wyckoff (Rn=7791) and Mary <William> Van Duyn Wyckoff (Rn=28398). Baptized on 08 September 1765. Buried at Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey. First Residence - - Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [The Van Doren Family by Wilson V Ledley 1972 page 60a] Children of John <John> Wyckoff and Johanna <Johannes> Van Cleef were as follows: + 12. i. Maria <John> Wyckoff Van Doren/Eick (Rn=42556), who was born 1789 and married Abraham <Peter> Van Doren (Rn=31331). + 13. ii. John <John> Wyckoff (Rn=48525), who was born 1794 and married Gertrude (Charity) <Reuben> Van Pelt Wyckoff (Rn=2518). Generation 3 6. Margaret <George> Wyckoff Voorhees (Rn=37926), who was born 12 December 1781 and died 12 May 1843 at 61 years of age. She married 12 December 1804 at Somerset County, New Jersey Abraham <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=36556), who was born 19 August 1781 at Neshanic, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Neshanic, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 15 June 1832 at 50 years of age, a son of Abraham <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=20503) and Willemtje <Martin> Wyckoff Cozine/Voorhees (Rn=36435). Baptized on 12 April 1782. Buried at Rockaway Reformed Dutch Church churchyard cemetery, Whitehouse, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. First Residence - - Whitehouse, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 654] Child of Abraham <Abraham> Voorhees and Margaret <George> Wyckoff was as follows: 14. i. Sarah Van Cleef Wyckoff <Abraham> Voorhees Melick was born 1806) {Christopher}. 7. Mary <George> Wyckoff Voorhees (Rn=37927), who was born March 1785 and died after 1860 at 75 years of age. She married 28 April 1808 at Zion Lutheran Church, Oldwick, Hunterdon County, New Jersey Elias Wyckoff <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=20551), who was born 14 March 1792 at Readington, Hunterdon County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Readington, Hunterdon County, New Jersey and died after 1860 at 67 years of age, a son of Abraham <Abraham> Voorhees (Rn=20503) and Willemtje <Martin> Wyckoff Cozine/Voorhees (Rn=36435). Baptized on 20 March 1785. First Residence - - Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Second Residence - - Penn Yan, Jerusalem Township, Yates County, New York in 1860. Third Residence - - Ovid, Seneca County, New York. Source [The Van Voorhees Family in America by Florence A Christoph 2000 page 656] Children of Elias Wyckoff <Abraham> Voorhees and Mary <George> Wyckoff were as follows: 15. i. George Wyckoff <Elias> Voorhees was born 1812 and died 1827). 16. ii. Peter Schamp <Elias> Voorhees was born 1814) [Lydia Hoffman]. 17. iii. Willemtje Ann <Elias> Voorhees Bancroft was born 1817) {Spencer}. 18. iv. Lucas <Elias> Voorhees was born 1821) [Charlotte Ketchum]. 19. v. John Van Cleef <Elias> Voorhees was born 1827). 12. Maria <John> Wyckoff Van Doren/Eick (Rn=42556), who was born 1789. She married first, Abraham <Peter> Van Doren (Rn=31331), who was born October 1784 at Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey and died before 1820 at 36 years of age, a son of Peter <Christian> Van Doren (Rn=42554) and Francyntje <Brogun> Hoff Van Doren (Rn=64485) and married second, 15 May 1820 John <?> Eick. Source [The Van Doren Family by Wilson V Ledley 1972 page 60a] Children of Abraham <Peter> Van Doren and Maria <John> Wyckoff were as follows: + 20. i. Johanna <Abraham> Van Doren Staats (Rn=42557), who was born 08 May 1810 and married John P <?> Staats (Rn=37704). 21. ii. Peter <Abraham> Van Doren (died before 1832). 22. iii. Roelof <Abraham> Van Doren (died before 1832). John <?> Eick and Maria <John> Wyckoff did not have any children by this marriage. 13. John <John> Wyckoff (Rn=48525), who was born 1794 and died 17 February 1878 at Somerset County, New Jersey at 84 years of age. He married 24 June 1819 at Presbyterian Church, Cranbury, Middlesex County, New Jersey Gertrude (Charity) <Reuben> Van Pelt Wyckoff (Rn=2518), who was born 03 February 1799 at Six Mile Run, Somerset County, New Jersey and died 03 April 1847 at 48 years of age, a daughter of Reuben <Johannes> Van Pelt (Rn=895) and Alche <?> Sutphen Van Pelt (Rn=37098). First Residence - - Somerset County, New Jersey. Source [The Van Pelt Family by Effie M Smith 1913 page 186] Child of John <John> Wyckoff and Gertrude (Charity) <Reuben> Van Pelt was as follows: 23. i. Johanna <John> Wyckoff Howell {Lewis}. Generation 4 20. Johanna <Abraham> Van Doren Staats (Rn=42557), who was born 08 May 1810 and died before 1909 at 98 years of age. She married 07 February 1828 John P <?> Staats (Rn=37704). Source [The Van Doren Family by Wilson V Ledley 1972 page 60a, 129] Children of John P <?> Staats and Johanna <Abraham> Van Doren were as follows: 24. i. Maria Louisa <John> Staats was born 1 November 1830 and died 25 March 1833). 25. ii. Peter Van Doren <John> Staats was born 18 March 1834 and died 27 February 1835). 26. iii. Abraham <John> Staats was born 4 July 1836 and died 29 May 1875) [Matilda <Rynier> Merrill was born 20 April 1838)]. 27. iv. Peter <John> Staats was born 15 December 1840 and married 1 September 1864) [Catherine L A <Alexander> Brokaw].