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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 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 - c.1788)
    Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Jul 29 2017, 15:08:01 UTC * Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Jul 29 2017, 15:12:38 UTC
  • Broer Jansen Decker (c.1660 - 1722)
    Broer Decker was born 1660 in Kingston,Ulster County,New York, and died 1722 in Kingston,Ulster County,New York. He was the son of Lieutenant Jan Broersen Decker and Heyltje Jacobs Westercamp. He mar...

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’.