Marietje Pearce (Delamater)

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Marietje or Mariatje Pearce (Delamater)

Also Known As: "Marie Pearce", "Mary", "Delamater", "Maria Delamater", "Marie Delamater"
Birthdate: (38)
Birthplace: Kingston, Ulster, New York
Death: October 20, 1734 (34-42)
Acquackanonck Twp, Passaic, NJ, USA
Place of Burial: New Jersey
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham le Maister; Jan Delameter; Celeste R Vernoye and Ruth Delameter
Wife of John (Jan) Pearce, II
Mother of James Pearce, Sr.; John Pearce; Rachel Pearce; Elisha Peairs, Sr.; Sarah McKrill and 7 others
Sister of Johannes E. Delamater; Susanna Delameter; Isaac Delamater and Cornelius Delamater
Half sister of Abraham Delamater; Adriana Delamater; David Delamater and Jacobus Delamater

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About Marietje Pearce (Delamater)

  • Revised history of Harlem (city of New York). Its origin and early annals, prefaced by home scenes in the fatherlands; or, notices of its founders before emigration. Also, sketches of numerous families and the recovered history of the land-titles .. (1904)
  • Glaude le Maistre, born 1620, as his autograph is, ancestor of the entire Delamater family in this country, having died before the date of the Dongan patent, his widow, Hester, and sons Jan and Isaac, took his place among the patentees. An exile from his home at Richebourg, in Artois, it was while living in the Loyerdwarsstraet, at Amsterdam, April 24, 1652, that Glaude married Hester Du Bois, who was his second wife (his first wife having been Jeanne De Lannoy) , and, as we have seen, also of a French refugee family. Glaude spent some of his first years in America at Flatbush, working as a carpenter, and there four of his six children were born. With Meyndert Coerten, Walraven Luten, Pierre Billiou and others (Mrs. Billiou, a Du Bois, was probably related to Mrs. Delamater*), he applied, August 22, 1661,
    • * Pierre Billiou .... etc.
  • .... He died in or about 1683, his years having exceeded three-score and ten.
  • Glaude Delamater, or Le Maistre, as he was then called, married first, Jeanne De Lannoy, and second Hester Du Bois, April 24, 1652, had six children, and died about 1683. On November 6, 1687, Claude's widow married Jan Tibout, the parish clerk. In view of this event, she and Tibout had entered into an agreement, September 23, preceding, with her sons Jan and Isaac, and son-in-law Bussing (who together took the real estate, having power to do so from the absent heirs, Abraham and Jacobus Delamater, and Moses Le Count), by which she was to "have the free use of the house and erf at the strand," while she lived, and Jan and Isaac were to pay her twenty-seven schepels of wheat yearly. "Should any land be drawn during Hester du Bois' lifetime, it shall belong to them both, to wit, Jan Tibout and Hester Du Bois."
    • 2. Jan, born in 1653, baptized March 9, 1653, married Ruth, daughter of Resolved Waldron, August 11, 1678, had nine children, and died 1702.
    • 3. Abraham Delamater, born at Flatbush, in 1656, removed in his early manhood, with his brother Jacobus, to Kingston, Ulster County, N. Y. He there married, June 18, 1682, Celeste, daughter of Cornelius Vernoy, and had four children. He married a second wife, Elsie, daughter of Jurian Tappan, and widow of Hillebrant Lechier, about 1692, having five children. A magistrate and
    • .... etc.
    • elder at Kingston, and prominent in public affairs, he closed a useful life November 20, 1734.
    • 4. Isaac, born 1658, married Cornelia Everts (Van Ness), about 1681, had nine children.
    • 5. Susannah, born 1660, married Arent Harmanse Bussing, February 24, 1673, had three children.
    • 6. Hester, born 1662, married Moses Le Count, had four children. He of Kingston, N. Y.
    • 7. Jacobus Delamater, born 1665, at Harlem, married at Kingston, September 23, 1688, Gertrude (born 1666), daughter of Martin Cornelisz. Ysselsteyn (Esselsteyn), of Claverack. He was a trustee of Kingston, and a firm supporter of the church there for some years, till he settled in Marbletown upon land (296 acres) bought in 1715, and where he died in 1741, leaving this property to his sons Isaac and Martin, and a farm at Claverack to his eldest son Claude. Had ten children.
  • Jan Delamater (2), (son of Glaude), .... etc.
    • 17. Tanneke, baptized March 27, 1692, married Martin Bogert, May 7, 1713, had five children.
    • 18. Hester, born 1694, married John Lewis, May 22, 1713, had two children.
    • 19. Maria (Marytje), born August 8, 1696, married John Pierce, June 3, 1716, had ten children.
    • 20. Catherine, baptized March 21, 1697.
    • 21. Adriana (Ariaantje), baptized November 11, 1694, married Aldert Kiersted, October 26, 1714, had two children.
    • 22. Johannes (Joannes), baptized July 4, 1697, married first Christina Wynkoop, May 12, 1723, had seven children. He married second, Maria Decker, November 11, 1738, had two children, and died 1756.
    • 23. David, baptized February 2, 1701, married Laurentia Ten-broek, May 10, 1728, had nine children. Will proved December 17, 1771.
    • 24. Jacobus (James), baptized April 22, 1705, married Catrina Schoonmaker, November 12, 1726, had one child.
    • 25. Abraham (Abram), baptized September 28, 1707, married Rachel, daughter of Abraham Low, had seven children, and died July 13, 1776.
  • Isaac Delamater (4), (son of Glaude), .... etc.


  • Maria De la Mater Pearce
  • Birth: Aug. 8, 1696 Kingston, Ulster County, New York, USA
  • Death: Oct. 20 New Jersey, USA
  • She is the daughter of Jan De la Mater and Ruth Waldron. She was baptized 26 August 1696 in Harlem, New Amsterdam County, New York. She married John Pearce on 3 June 1716 in Mamaronech, Westchester County, New York. They had 10 known children.
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  • Spouse:
  • John Pearce (1682 - 1744)
  • Children:
    • James Pierce (1717 - 1787)*
    • Elisha Peairs (1726 - 1816)*
  • Burial: Non-Cemetery Burial
  • Specifically: On their family farm
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 135659240
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Marietje Pearce (Delamater)'s Timeline

August 8, 1696
Kingston, Ulster, New York
August 26, 1696
New York, New Amsterdam, NY, USA
August 26, 1696
New Harlem, New Amsterdam, Ny
August 8, 1717
Age 21
Mamaronech, Weschester, New York
August 8, 1717
Age 21
Mamaronech, Westchester, New York, USA
May 19, 1719
Age 22
New Harlem, New Amsterdam, Ny
June 18, 1721
Age 24
New Harlem, New Amsterdam, Ny
April 4, 1723
Age 26
New Harlem, New Amsterdam, Ny
May 29, 1724
Age 27
New Harlem, New Amsterdam, Ny