Jacob Jansz Janse Decker

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Jacob Jansz Janse Decker

Also Known As: "Jacob Janse Dekker", "Jacob Janz Decker", "Jacob Jansen Decker", "Jacob Janse Decker"
Birthplace: Esopus, New Netherland Colony
Death: Died in Kingston, Ulster County, New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Lt. Jan Broersen Decker and Heyltje Decker (Jacobse)
Husband of Belitie Jans Bastianse Janse van Kortrijk and Sara Minteren
Father of Jan Decker; Annetjen Antje Dekker; Jacob Decker; Louwrens Decker; Heltje Decker and 9 others
Brother of Broer Jansen Decker; Gerrit Janse Decker; Margrietje Janse Decker (Decker); Magdalena Jans Westbrook; Cornelius Jansen Decker and 1 other
Half brother of Jurien Jan Decker

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Matthew David Fields
Last Updated:

About Jacob Jansz Janse Decker


  • 1658 Nov 17; Johan Decker; Jacobus; Cornelis Van Ruyven and wife

NA DRC Baptisms 1639-1730

[This may not be the correct baptismal record as there is more than one Decker family in the colony at the time, although the date does seem to match - Alex Moes]

Marriage 1

  • 1678 08 Dec; Jacob Janse Decker, jm, of Marbletown; Belytie Bastiaansse, jd, from Holland. [9]

NA DRC Marriages 1639-1801


  • 1679 Sep 28; Jacob Jansse Decker, Belytie Bastiaansse; Jan; Broer Jansse Decker, Gysbert Albertsse, Grietje Jansse Decker
  • 1681 Sep 04; Jacob Janz Decker, Belytie Jansdr; Anna; Willemtie Jans, Jan Evertz
  • 1683 Jacob
  • 1685 Louwrens
  • 1687 Nov 06; Jacob Jansen Decker, Beritje Bastiantje; Heltje; Willem Skut, Grietje Willem
  • 1690 May 25; Jacob Dekker; Cornelis; Pieternelle Van Vliet, Gerrit Van Vliet
  • 1694 Nov 11; Jacob Dekker, Belitje Bastiaansen; Gerrit; Jacob Rutzen, Maria Hansen
  • 1697 Oct 31; Jacob Decker, Beeldje Jans; Hendrick; Cornelis Decker, Elsje ten Broek
  • 1701 Jun 01; Jacob Decker, Beeltje van Beest; Broer; Broer Decker, Cornelia Decker

NA DRC Baptisms 1639-1730

Marriage 2

  • 1702 06 Sep; Jacob Decker, wid Beeltje Cortregt; Sara Menteren, wid Jaems Pinnick, both liv Ulster.

Kingston DRC Marriages 1660-1809


  • 1703 Jul 10; Jacob Decker, Sara Minteren; Beeldje; Pieter van Leuwen, Margriet van Leuwen
  • 1705 Nov 18; Jacob Dekker, Sara Menthorne; Grietje; Filip Menthorne, Benjamin Wynkoop. Letticher Magriger
  • 1708 Jun 20; Jacob Dekker, Sara Mintrin; Andries; Andries de Wit, Jannetje Egberts
  • 1711 May 06; Jacob Dekker, Sara Minteren; Jannetjen; Tjerk de Wit, Maria de Wit
  • 1714 Jan 24; Jacob Dekker, Zara Minteren; Magdalena; Johannes Westbroek, Madalena Dekker

Kingston DRC Baptisms 1660-1809 and NA DRC Baptisms 1639-1730


  • shortly after May 29, 1720, in Kingston
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Jacob Jansz Janse Decker's Timeline

November 17, 1658
Esopus, New Netherland Colony
Age 20
Kingston, Ulster County, New York
September 4, 1681
Age 22
Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States
Age 24
New York City, Province of New York
Age 26
New York City, Province of New York
November 6, 1687
Age 28
New York City, Province of New York
May 25, 1690
Age 31
New York City, Province of New York
November 11, 1694
Age 35
Rosendale, Ulster, New York, United States
Age 38
Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States