Gerardus Ryker, Sr.

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Gerardus Ryker, Sr.

Also Known As: "Riker"
Birthdate: (40)
Birthplace: HACKENSACK TWP, Bergen County, New Jersey, United States
Death: September 15, 1781 (40)
Long Runn Massacre, Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States (Died in Indian Battle at Boone and Floyds defeat near Bull Skin Creek, Kentucky (Shelbyville))
Place of Burial: Eastwood Cemetery, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA Plot: 38.233341, -85.447745
Immediate Family:

Son of John Rycken and Gerrtie "Gartrung" Rykern (Wiltsie)
Husband of Rachel Demaree and Rachel Ryker Van Cleave
Father of Col. John Berian Ryker; Jacob Ryker; Leah Ryker; Gerardus Ryker, Jr.; Samuel Ryker, Sr. and 5 others
Brother of Abraham Rycken, III; Deborah Martine; Teunis Rycken; Margrietye (Margaret) Blauvelt; Maria (Mary) Bell and 3 others

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About Gerardus Ryker, Sr.

A Patriot of the American Revolution for New Jersey with the rank of Ensign. DAR Ancestor #: A098860

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Gerardus Ryker, Sr.'s Timeline

November 16, 1740
Bergen County, New Jersey, United States
Age 22
January 18, 1764
Age 23
Closter, Bergen County, Province of New Jersey
November 28, 1765
Age 25
November 4, 1767
Age 26
Closter, Bergen, New Jersey, USA
November 4, 1769
Age 28
Closter, Bergen County, NJ, United States
August 6, 1771
Age 30
Bergen County, New Jersey, United States
June 19, 1773
Age 32
Tappan, Orange County, Province of New York
Age 34