Johannes Jansen Meyer

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Johannes Jansen Meyer

Birthplace: New Amsterdam, New York City, New York, Ny
Death: Died in Tappan, Rockland Co., NY
Immediate Family:

Son of Jan Dircksen Meyer and Catherine Andriesse Meyer
Husband of Annetje Idense Meyer
Father of Katrina (Catryn) Blauvelt; Elizabeth Blauvelt; Iden Meyer, (d.y.); Johannes Meyer, twin; Judith Meyer, twin and 2 others
Brother of Andries Jansen Meyers; Dircksje Frederica Vreeland; Pieter Meyer; Lysbeth Meyer and Elsje Meyer

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About Johannes Jansen Meyer

his baptism record

1652 Feb 25; Jan Dirckszen; Johannes; Hendrick Hendrickszen, Isaac Grevenraedt, Christina Andries, Grietie Jans


1682 Jan 27; Jan Meyer, Annetie Van Vorst; Iden; Andries Meyer, Vrouwtie Meyer

1684 Jan 02; Andries Schilder [Meyer], Vrouwtie Van Vorst;Iden; Ide Corneliszen Van Vorst

1684 May 11; Jan Mayer, Annetie Van Vorst; Judith (twin); Jan Dircxen Mayer, Baertie Kip, Cornelia Van Vorst, Hilletie Idens 1684 May 11; Jan Mayer, Annetie Van Vorst; Johannes (twin); Jan Dircxen Mayer, Baertie Kip, Cornelia Van Vorst, Hilletie Idens

16 Jan., 1687; Johannes Meyer, Anneken Idens V. Vorst; Ide; Andries Meyer, Hilletje Jans

30 Aug., 1689 (baptism); Jan Janszen Mayer, Annetje Idens {Van Vorst}(parents); Hillegond and Dirckje (twins); Pieter Meyer (the father's brother), Cornelis Van Vorst, Vrouwtie Van Vorst, Pietertie Van Vorst (witnesses)

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•~ Johannes', bap. Feb. 25, 1652 ; frequently called Jan Janszen Meyer, and by trade a carpenter ; joined the Church in New York, Au-gust 4, 1669; m. June 13, 1677, Annetje Van Vorst, sister of his brother Andrie's wife. In 1686, they were living in Smit Straat, now William, below Wall Street. About 1694, he removed to Tappan, where his two youngest children were born and baptized.His children had married Blauvelts who were original patentees of Tappan .

| They had issue bap. in 

New York. 1. Jan,' bap. March 27, 1678; 2. Catharina,^ bap. Feb. 4, 1680 ; 3. Iden,3 bap. Jan. 27, 1682 ; 4 and 5, Johannes' and Judith,' twins, bap. May 11, 1684; 6. Ide,' bap. Jan. 16, 1687-; 7 and 8. Hillegond' aiid Dirckj;e,' twins, bap. Aug. 30, 1689; 9 and 10. Cornelis' and Annetje,' twins, bap. June 12, 1692 ; 11. Elizabeth,' bap. at Tappan, June i, 1695 ; 12. Andries,' bap. at T., Oct. 14, i697.§ For a further account of this

  • Winfield*s History of Hudson Co., p. 445.

+ Pearson's First Settlers of Albany, p, 35. i Cole, Genealogy, pp. 32-33. § Idem. family, see Cole, Genealogy, or " Isaac Kool (Cool or Cole) and Catharine Serven, &c., their descendants, &c., by Rev. David Cole, D.D.," New York, 1876, pp. 32-33.

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Johannes Jansen Meyer's Timeline

February 25, 1652
New Amsterdam, New York City, New York, Ny
February 25, 1652
February 4, 1680
Age 27
New York City, Province of New York
January 27, 1682
Age 29
New York, New York
May 11, 1684
Age 32
New York, New York
May 11, 1684
Age 32
New York, New York
Age 39
June 1, 1695
Age 43
Rockland, USA
September 1697
Age 45