Early New Netherlands Settlers


Claes <Hendrick> Volk

09 February 2017

Generation 1 1. Claes <Hendrick> Volk (Rn=48720). He married Willemtje <Hendrick> Spier Volk (Rn=15544), who was born July 1665, a daughter of Hendrick <Jan> Spier (Rn=15540) and Magdalena <Hans> Van Swol Spier/Eduwaerts/Vanderbilt (Rn=7577). Source [Genealogies of New Jersey Families page 793] Children of Claes <Hendrick> Volk and Willemtje <Hendrick> Spier were as follows: 2. i. Hendrick <Claes> Volk was baptized 25 June 1688). + 3. ii. Francyntje <Claes> Volk Rycken (Rn=58959), who was born about April 1691 and married Johannes <Hendrick> Rycken (Rn=22528). 4. iii. Francis <Claes> Volk was baptized 1692). Generation 2 3. Francyntje <Claes> Volk Rycken (Rn=58959), who was born about April 1691 at Bergen, Bergen (Hudson) County, New Jersey. She married about 1714 Johannes <Hendrick> Rycken (Rn=22528), who was born about 1686 at Richmond County, New York, a son of Hendrick <Ryck> Rycken (Rn=22526) and Femmetje <?> ? Rycken (Rn=58948). Baptized on 14 April 1691. First Residence- Bergen, Bergen (Hudson) County, New Jersey. Source [The Hopper Family Genealogy by Maria J P Hopper 2005 page 252] Children of Johannes <Hendrick> Rycken and Francyntje <Claes> Volk were as follows: 5. i. Abraham <Johannes> Rycken was baptized 25 November 1715 in Richmond County, New York). + 6. ii. Nicholas <Johannes> Rycken (Rn=78334), who was born 1727 and married Marritje <Johannes> Bruyn Rycken (Rn=78333). 7. iii. Johannes <Johannes> Rycken (married 1744) [? ?]. 8. iv. Sara <Johannes> Rycken was baptized 13 September 1730 at Reformed Dutch Church, Acquackanonck, Bergen County, New Jersey). 9. v. ?Catherine <Johannes> Rycken ? (married 1743 at Totowa, New Jersey) {?}. Generation 3 6. Nicholas <Johannes> Rycken (Rn=78334), who was born 1727 at Gansegat, Passaic County, New Jersey. He married 24 March 1752 at Reformed Dutch Church, Acquackanonck, Passaic County, New Jersey Marritje <Johannes> Bruyn Rycken (Rn=78333), who was born 1730. Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, Acquackanonck, Passaic County, New Jersey. First Residence- Gansegat, Passaic County, New Jersey. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=virginia39] Child of Nicholas <Johannes> Rycken and Marritje <Johannes> Bruyn was as follows: + 10. i. Johannes <Nicholas> Rycken (Rn=78336), who was born 25 September 1752 and married Martyntje <Abraham> Doremus Rycken (Rn=78335). Generation 4 10. Johannes <Nicholas> Rycken (Rn=78336), who was born 25 September 1752. He married Martyntje <Abraham> Doremus Rycken (Rn=78335), who was born December 1752 and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Acquackanonck, Passaic County, New Jersey, a daughter of Abraham <Thomas> Doremus (Rn=52834) and Magdalena <Roelof> Van Houten Doremus (Rn=55695). Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=virginia39] Children of Johannes <Nicholas> Rycken and Martyntje <Abraham> Doremus were as follows: 11. i. Roelof <Johannes> Rycken (Rn=78338), who was born about 1771 at Horseneck, Essex County, New Jersey. He married 23 September 1790 at Reformed Dutch Church, Acquackanonck, Passaic County, New Jersey Aeltje <Roelof> Jacobusse Rycken (Rn=78337), who was born 25 August 1768 at Horseneck, Essex County, New Jersey; daughter of Roelof <Johannes> Jacobusse (Rn=33665) and Francyntje <Abraham> Ryck Jacobusse (Rn=58139). Religion 1- Reformed Dutch Church, Acquackanonck, Passaic County, New Jersey. First Residence- Horseneck, Essex County, New Jersey. Second Residence- Acquackanonck, Passaic County, New Jersey. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=virginia39] 12. ii. Nicholas <Johannes> Rycken (Rn=78340), who was born 30 January 1778. First Residence- Caldwell Township, Essex County, New Jersey.