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  • Abraham Decker, SV/PROG (deceased)
    Abraham Decker from Amsterdam. Married Regina Möller 27 June 1723 b1 Margaretha Johanna Bapt. 2 Jul 1724 b2 Jacoba Wilhelmina Bapt 10 Aug 1727 Married Theodora van Taak 31 March 1736...
  • Achsah Mae Decker (1875 - 1964)
    A Primary class visited Louis and Achsah Mae Hatch Decker in the l950s. Achsah Mae told them this story: When I was a little girl,my parents were pioneers and they were settling in a new part of the ...
  • Annetje Greitje Decker (1674 - 1717)
  • Annetje Decker (1701 - 1747)
    Annetje Van Etten Decker Born September 21, 1701 in Ulster, NY [then New amsterdam, British colony] Daughter of Jan Jacobszen Van Etten and Jannetje Roosa Sister of Rebecca Van Etten, Arien Van E...
  • Barbara Colvin (1743 - 1788)

About the Decker surname

German: occupational name for a roofer (thatcher, tiler, slater, or shingler) or a carpenter or builder, from an agent derivative of Middle High German decke ‘covering’, a word which was normally used to refer to roofs, but sometimes also to other sorts of covering. Modern German Decke still has the twin senses ‘ceiling’ and ‘blanket’.