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Abraham Derickse Brinckerhoff

Male Abt 1700 - Bef 1743  (~ 43 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Abraham Derickse Brinckerhoff was born about 1700 in of Fishkill, Dutchess, New York (son of Dirck Brinckerhoff and Aeltjie Couwenhoven); died before 16 Mar 1743.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1701, of Fishkill, Dutchess, New York
    • Alternate death: Bef Apr 1748

    Family/Spouse: Femmeje Remsen. Femmeje (daughter of Rem Remsen and Aeltje Bergen) was born on 25 Oct 1703; died on 6 Feb 1771; was buried in Fishkill, Dutchess, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Col. Dirck Brinckerhoff died between 24 Mar 1787 and 4 Nov 1788.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Dirck Brinckerhoff was born on 16 Mar 1677 in Flushing, Long Island, New York (son of Abraham Jorisen Brinckerhoff and Aeltje Stryker); died on 26 Apr 1748 in Flushing, Long Island, New York.

    Dirck married Aeltjie Couwenhoven in 1700. Aeltjie (daughter of Jan Gerretse van Couwenhoven and Gerdientje de Sille) died on 9 Mar 1740 in Flushing, Long Island, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Aeltjie Couwenhoven (daughter of Jan Gerretse van Couwenhoven and Gerdientje de Sille); died on 9 Mar 1740 in Flushing, Long Island, New York.
    Children:
    1. 1. Abraham Derickse Brinckerhoff was born about 1700 in of Fishkill, Dutchess, New York; died before 16 Mar 1743.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Abraham Jorisen Brinckerhoff was born in 1632 in Vlissingen, Zeeland, Netherlands (son of Joris Dircksen and Susanna Dubbels); died in 1714.

    Abraham married Aeltje Stryker on 20 May 1660. Aeltje (daughter of Jan Gerrits Stryker and Lambertje Roelofse Suberinge) died in 1697 in Flushing, Long Island, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Aeltje Stryker (daughter of Jan Gerrits Stryker and Lambertje Roelofse Suberinge); died in 1697 in Flushing, Long Island, New York.

    Notes:

    Also called Aaltie Stryker, Aeltjie Stryker, Maria Stryker, Altje Stryker.

    Children:
    1. 2. Dirck Brinckerhoff was born on 16 Mar 1677 in Flushing, Long Island, New York; died on 26 Apr 1748 in Flushing, Long Island, New York.

  3. 6.  Jan Gerretse van Couwenhoven was born in 1639 in Flatlands, Long Island, New York (son of Garret Wolfertse van Couwenhoven and Aeltje Cornelis Cool); died about 1724.

    Notes:

    Recorded as a member of the Reformed Dutch church of Brooklyn in 1677 and 1685. Resided at Brooklyn ferry. "On the settlement of his father's estate, he was allowed more than his brother on account of his being lame." [Register in Alphabetical Order, of the Early Settlers of Kings County, citation details below.]

    Jan married Gerdientje de Sille on 18 May 1670. Gerdientje (daughter of Nicasius de Sille and Cornelia Meulmans) was born on 10 Feb 1642 in Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Gerdientje de Sille was born on 10 Feb 1642 in Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (daughter of Nicasius de Sille and Cornelia Meulmans).

    Notes:

    Also called Gerardina de Sille.

    Children:
    1. 3. Aeltjie Couwenhoven died on 9 Mar 1740 in Flushing, Long Island, New York.
    2. Gerret van Kouwenhoven was born about 1676 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York; died between 16 Apr 1711 and 3 Nov 1712.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Joris Dircksen died on 16 Jan 1661 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York.

    Notes:

    Also called Joris Dirckez Brinckerhoff, Joris Dirksen Brinckerhoff, Joris Dircksen Brinkerhoff.

    Emigrated from Vlissengen in the Netherlands in 1638 with his wife. He was a magistrate of Brooklyn from 1654 to 1660, and an elder in the Reformed Dutch church of Brooklyn at his death.

    Joris married Susanna Dubbels. Susanna died in 1677 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Susanna Dubbels died in 1677 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 28 Dec 1688, Brooklyn, Kings, New York

    Children:
    1. 4. Abraham Jorisen Brinckerhoff was born in 1632 in Vlissingen, Zeeland, Netherlands; died in 1714.

  3. 10.  Jan Gerrits Stryker

    Jan married Lambertje Roelofse Suberinge. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Lambertje Roelofse Suberinge
    Children:
    1. 5. Aeltje Stryker died in 1697 in Flushing, Long Island, New York.

  5. 12.  Garret Wolfertse van Couwenhoven was born about 1610 in Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands (son of Wolfert Gerretse van Couwenhoven and Neeltje); died about 1645 in Flatlands, Long Island, New York.

    Notes:

    He was a member of the Council of Eight in 1643.

    Although most of the American descendants of the Kouwenhoven/Couwenhoven family eventually changed their surname to Conover, there were descendants of Garret Wolfertse van Kouwenhoven in Brooklyn calling themselves Kouwenhoven as late as 1939, and possibly more recently.

    Garret married Aeltje Cornelis Cool about 1635 in Flatlands, Long Island, New York. Aeltje (daughter of Cornelis Lambertse Cool and (Unknown first wife of Cornelis Lambertse Cool)) died before 21 Jul 1683. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Aeltje Cornelis Cool (daughter of Cornelis Lambertse Cool and (Unknown first wife of Cornelis Lambertse Cool)); died before 21 Jul 1683.
    Children:
    1. Neeltje Gerretse van Couwenhoven was born in in Flatlands, Long Island, New Netherland; died about 1672.
    2. Willem Gerretse van Couwenhoven was born in 1636 in Flatlands, Long Island, New Netherland; died about 1728 in Monmouth County, New Jersey.
    3. 6. Jan Gerretse van Couwenhoven was born in 1639 in Flatlands, Long Island, New York; died about 1724.
    4. Marretje Van Couwenhoven was born before 10 Apr 1644; died before 1709.

  7. 14.  Nicasius de Sille was born on 23 Sep 1610 in Arnheim, Gelderland, Netherlands (son of Laurens de Sille, Burgomeister of Arnheim and Walburg Everwijn); died after 1660 in New Utrecht, Long Island, New York.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1674, New Utrecht, Long Island, New York

    Notes:

    Doctor of Law. Studied first at Leiden and then at Orleans. At Leiden, he belonged to the Gelderland-Overijssel student fraternity. In the Netherlands, he was a court advocate and a captain in the service of the Estates General.

    Upon emigrating to New Amsterdam he became first counselor to Peter Stuyvesant, 1653-57, and schout fiscaal in 1656-57. He was one of the original proprietors of New Utrecht.

    Nicasius married Cornelia Meulmans in Netherlands. Cornelia (daughter of Peter Meulmans and Anna Marschalk) died before 1655. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Cornelia Meulmans (daughter of Peter Meulmans and Anna Marschalk); died before 1655.
    Children:
    1. 7. Gerdientje de Sille was born on 10 Feb 1642 in Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands.