Early New Netherlands Settlers


William <?> Wilkins

17 June 2013

Generation 1 1. William <?> Wilkins (Rn=8267), who was born at England and died 1676. He married first, about 1647 ? <?> ? Wilkins (Rn=3982) and married second, 29 December 1672 at Gravesend, Kings County, New York Ann <?> ? Stillwell/Wilkins/Foster (Rn=80226), who was born about 1615 at Guilford, Surrey County, England. First Residence - - Gravesend, Kings County, New York. Note [Settled in Gravesend in 1646 with Lady Deborah Moody]. Source [Record: October 2005 page 249] Child of William <?> Wilkins and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 2. i. Obadiah <William> Wilkins (Rn=8268), who was born about 1648 and married Metje (Martha) <John> Lake Wilkins/Griggs (Rn=8269). William <?> Wilkins and Ann <?> ? did not have any children by this marriage. Generation 2 2. Obadiah <William> Wilkins (Rn=8268), who was born about 1648 at Gravesend, New Netherland and died about March 1682 at 34 years of age. He married about 1676 Metje (Martha) <John> Lake Wilkins/Griggs (Rn=8269), who was born May 1652 at Flatlands, New Netherland and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam and died before November 1715 at 63 years of age, daughter of Jan <John> Leeck (Lake) (Rn=6627) and Ann <Thomas> Spicer Lake (Rn=6628). First Residence - - Plantation Number 13, Gravesend, Kings County, New York. Will - - His will was dated 25 March 1682 and a post scriptum was dated 26 March 1682 and proved 3 October 1698. Source [Record: October 2005 page 249] Source [Record: January 2006 page 48] Source [A History of John Lake by Dayne T Lake 1996 929.273 L148ld page 206] Source [email from Perry Streeter 23 July 2009 perry@streeter.com] Children of Obadiah <William> Wilkins and Metje (Martha) <John> Lake were as follows: + 3. i. William <Obadiah> Wilkins (Rn=63300), who was born about 1677 and married Aelke <?> ? Wilkins (Rn=63301). 4. ii. Elinor <Obadiah> Wilkins Cooper (Rn=61199), who was born 1678. She married before 1694 Benjamin <Thomas> Cooper (Rn=61198), a son of Thomas <John> Cooper (Rn=61196) and Mary <?> Raynor Cooper (Rn=61197). Source [Record: January 2006 page 52] Source [Record: April 2006 page 119] Source [A History of John Lake by Dayne T Lake 1996 929.273 L148ld page 3] 5. iii. Ann <Obadiah> Wilkins was born about 1679). 6. iv. Rebecca <Obadiah> Wilkins was born about 1681). 7. v. Isaac? <Obadiah> Wilkins was born after 25 March 1682 posthumous and died after 23 March 1762). Generation 3 3. William <Obadiah> Wilkins (Rn=63300), who was born about 1677 at Gravesend, Kings County, New York and died before January 1733 at Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, New Jersey at 56 years of age. He married about 1698 Aelke <?> ? Wilkins (Rn=63301). First Residence - - Gravesend, Kings County, New York. Second Residence - - Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, New Jersey. Will - - His will was proved 22 January 1733. Source [A History of John Lake by Dayne T Lake 1996 929.273 L148ld page 3] Children of William <Obadiah> Wilkins and Aelke <?> ? were as follows: 8. i. Obadiah? <William> Wilkins. 9. ii. Sarah <William> Wilkins. 10. iii. Deborah <William> Wilkins. 11. iv. Elizabeth <William> Wilkins. 12. v. Alice <William> Wilkins. 13. vi. William <William> Wilkins. 14. vii. Nehemiah <William> Wilkins. 15. viii. Samuel <William> Wilkins. 16. ix. John <William> Wilkins.