Abraham David Ackerman

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Abraham David Ackerman

Also Known As: "'Abram'"
Birthplace: Berlicum, Sint-Michielsgestel, North Brabant, The Netherlands
Death: Died in died after 1704
Immediate Family:

Son of David Johannes Ackerman and Elizabeth Devilliers Bellier
Husband of Aeltie Adrianse Van Laer
Father of David Abraham Ackerman; Anneken Abramse Ackerman; Garrett Abramse Ackerman; Guilian Geleyn Ackerman; Abigail Ackerman and 7 others
Brother of Anneken Maria Ackerman; Johannes Ackerman; Laurens Ackerman; Lodewyck Davidse Ackerman and David Davidse Ackerman

Managed by: Sam Willsea
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About Abraham David Ackerman

Abraham David Ackerman moved with his brothers and sisters to what is now New Jersey about 1669.

Later, he moved to Bedford in what is now Brooklyn and married Aeltje in 1863 in Flatbush Dutch Reformed Church.

When he moved back to New Jersey around April 1, 1864, he transferred to the Bergen Dutch Reformed Church, where his son, Adrian was baptized.

He became a member of the Hackensack Dutch Reformed Church in October 1696.

By a deed dated 1689, he owened a large tract of land reaching from the Hackensack River to Saddle River in what is now Woodridge and Hasbrouck Heights.

Between 1689 and 1704 he bought property in Hackensack where he built his house around 1704.

This house was on what became Essex Street, Hackensack, and the house survived until it was demolished in 1953. Stones from the house are preserved by the Paramus Historical and Preservation Schoolhouse, Ridgewood, NJ.

Abraham is buried in the graveyard of the First Reformed Church on the Green, Hackensack, NJ (next to the Bergen County Courthouse).

-------------------- will dated ca. 1770 ??

5 siblings came to America, 4 brothers, 1 sister

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Abraham David Ackerman's Timeline

May 3, 1656
Berlicum, Sint-Michielsgestel, North Brabant, The Netherlands
May 15, 1656
Berlicum, Sint-Michielsgestel, North Brabant, The Netherlands
- April 8, 1662
Age 5

He traveled with his parents & siblings.

May 28, 1683
Age 27
Age 26
May 11, 1684
Age 28
Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
May 3, 1685
Age 29
Age 30
May 19, 1689
Age 33
New York, NY, USA
December 27, 1691
Age 35
Bergen, Bergen, NJ, USA