Descendants of Jan Broersen Decker

Notes


691. Walter Decker

Source: Betsy referencing the Baptism Records of St John's Lutheran Church, Manorton, NY, p. 63, #1367

Source: Betsy referencing Linlithgo Church Cemetery Gravestone


Elizabeth Lapham

reportedly daughter of Jonathan Lapham and Eva Miller

Source: Betsy referencing Linlithgo Church Cemetery gravestone.


966. Eveline Decker

Source: Betsy referencing Baptism Record of St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Churchtown, Columbia Co., NY 1760-1899, item 4275

Source: Betsy referencing Linlithgo Church Cemetery gravestone


970. Ophelia Decker

Source: Betsy referencing Baptism Record of St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Churchtown, Columbia Co., NY 1760-1899, Item 4537


973. Sarah Decker

Source: Betsy referencing Baptism Record of St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Churchtown, Columbia Co., NY, Item 4713

Source: Betsy referencing St. Thomas Lutheran Cemetery, Churchtown, Columbia Co., NY


693. Rufus N Decker

Information on Rufus Decker and Catherine Bortle are from Betsy except where noted.

Source: Betsy referencing Baptism Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Manorton, NY, p. 78,#1698

Source: Betsy referencing Settlers & Residents, Vol 3, part 1, Livingston, by Arthur C.M. Kelly, page 233.


697. James McLean

#1406 Charles Mc Klean James James Dekker
Hannah Dekker 3/26/1780 Elizabeth Dekker
Notes b. 2/8


Catherine Silvernail

Johannes Peter Silbernagel and Catherine Lape Or Loewe|or Schauermon:

65 iii. Catherina(E) Silbernagel reference 250 (#92) was born in Churchtown, Columbia County, NY, February 1, 1784. Catherina(E) died 1812 at 28 years of age. She married three times. She married James Mc Lean in Claverack, Columbia County, New York, October 26, 1801. (James Mc Lean is #130.) She married Daniel Mc Fall in Churchtown, Columbia County, NY, May 10, 1807. (Daniel Mc Fall is #131.) Daniel was born May 9, 1784 in Linlithgo, NY. Daniel died 1811 at 27 years of age. Conflicting evidence states that he died 1812. She married an unknown person in Claverack, Columbia County, New York, August 29, 1813.

Source: http://www.starpoint.net/~kaymiked/#i92

(How could she have married 3rd in 1813 if she died in 1812?)


711. Moses Decker

More information also located at:
http://www.sandipaulusdesign.com/Genealogy/3104.htm

1850 US Census, Illinois, Pike Co., Township 4S, 6W (Page 192)
Enumerated 10 Oct, 1850

#811
Moses Decker 71 M Farmer PA
Christina " 69 F VA
William " 25 M Farmer Ill
Clarissa Whitten 16 F Ill

Note: Son Abner Decker is on the same page.

Source: Ancestry.com original image


Christine Harness

Father Adam Harness, Mother Sarah Kuykendall


712. John Decker

1850 US Census, Illinois, Adams Co., Richfield (Page 290B
Enumerated 11 Nov?, 1850

#60
John Decker 68, M Farmer Indiana
Nelly " 48 F Indiana
Johnston " 30 M Farmer Illinois
Washington 28 M Illinois
John " 16 M Illinois
James " 13 M Illinois
William " 6 M Illinois

Source: Heritage Quest original image

1860 US Census, Illinois, Pike Co., Kinderhook (Page 2)
Enumerated 19 June 1860

#8
John Decker 77 M Farmer Indiana
Elinor " 63 F House Keeper Indiana
Johnson 39 M Farmer Do. (Indiana)

Source: Heritage Quest original image


Eleanor (Nelly) Johnson

Birth information from 1860 census


992. Johnson Decker

Birth information from 1850 & 1860 census (born in Indiana or Illinois)


993. Washington Decker

Birth information from 1850 census


E J Dale

Note: Assumed from Illinois Marriage record 1852, Pike County


997. John Decker

birth information from 1850 census


998. James Decker

Birth information from 1850 census


999. William Decker

Birth information from 1850 census


714. Nancy Decker

Headstone records indicate birth of 1 May 1792 or 28 Apr 1792

See burial information.

See burial information.

Hull Cemetery, Pike Co., Illinois

Two records in the index:

Pulliam, Nancy, b. 28 Apr 1792, d. 6 Mar 1873
Pulliam, Nancy (Decker), b. 01 May 1792, d. 06 Mar 1873, Spouse: Thomas Jefferson Pulliam

Source: www.genealogytrails.com/ill/pike/cemhull.html


Thomas Jefferson Pulliam

Headstone reads birth of 6 Feb 1777 according to source. See burial record.

Hull Cemetery, Pike Co., Illinois

Pulliam, Thomas Jeff. b. 06 Feb 1777, d. 02 Sep 1852, Spouse: Nancy Decker. Parents: Benjamin and Mary (Stuart) Pulliam.
Source: www.genealogytrails.com/ill/pike/cemhull.html


1002. Ellen Pulliam

PULLIAM, Ellen 21 May 1835 Thomas Pulliam Nancy Decker
Source: http://www.genealogytrails.com/ill/pike/birthm-z.html


719. Isaac Decker

Source: Marilyn Day


1003. Alfred Decker

Married 3 times. Second wife Sally Miller with whom had 3 sons, one Alonzo.

ABNER DECKER, son of Alfred and grandson of Isaac Decker, was born in Knox County, Ind., November 22, 1837, and is one of twelve children. The father was born in the county in 1813, and died May 22, 1878: The mother was Olive P. Alney, who died when Abner was quite young. He resided with his father until eighteen years of age, when he began working on neighboring farms, and at the age of twenty-three was married to Patience Kuykendall, daughter of George Kuykendall. She died in 1868, leaving four children: Gemma, Mary Ann, Isabel and Alfred H. All are deceased save Alfred. Mr. Decker took for his second wife Mary Robinson, daughter of Samuel Robinson, who died February 9, 1876. Mr. Decker was married to Margaret E. Rodgers July 16, 1881. She is a daughter of William R. Field and the widow of William Rogers. To them was born one child, who died in infancy. Mr. Decker located on his present farm in 1881. He owns 120 acres of fertile land, and engages quite extensively in stock raising.

ALFRED DECKER (deceased)., who was a well-to-do and successful farmer of Decker Township, Knox Co., Ind., was born in said county, as was reared and spent his boyhood days hard at work on a farm. He learned the carpenter's trade, and always worked at that and farming. In the year of 1865 he was united in matrimony to Elizabeth Catt, daughter of John and Elizabeth Crow, and wido of Ross Catt. To their union on child was born, who is yet living: Nancy Elmira, born in 1866. On May 22, 1878, Mr. Decker died, leaving his wife and daughter in good circumstances with 300 acres of land. Mr. Decker was an industrious, hard-working farmer, and his death was a great loss to the community.

SOURCE: History of Knox and Daviess Counties, Indiana. Chicago: The Goodspeed Publishing Company, 1886. Page 536. (Michigan City Library, Indiana)

Assumption that Abner is a descendent of Jan Decker & Blandina Kuykendall due to the Decker Township, Knox County connection - further research needed.

Source: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inknox/book4.htm

Warth Cemetery
About 1 mile west of Highway 41 South in Decker Township just before White River Bridge.

Decker
Alfred
July 17 1813 May 22 1878


1004. Abner Decker

Source: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inknox/book4.htm

Warth Cemetery
About 1 mile west of Highway 41 South in Decker Township just before White River Bridge.

Decker
Abner
Died Sept 18 1870 age 51y11m1d


728. Henry B Vanatter

Died 1842/1850 in Bruce, Macomb, Michigan

1830 US Census, Michigan Territory, Oakland Co. (p. 95)

Henry Vanatter
1 male < 5 1 female < 5
1 male 5 < 10 2 females 5 < 10
1 male 30 < 40 1 female 20 < 30

Source: Ancestry.com original image

1840 US Census, Michigan, Macomb Co., Bruce (p. 279)

Henry Vannatter
1 male < 5 1 female < 5
2 males 10 < 15 2 females 5 < 10
1 male 15 < 20 1 female 10 < 15
1 male 50 < 60 2 females 15 < 20
1 female 30 < 40

Note: There are apparently 1-2 children enumerated not accounted for, but could be cousins or other (non) family members

Source: Ancestry.com

Probably Michigan. Celia is enumerated as head of household in 1850 census. Henry is not found.


Celia Geffard

Enumerated with daughter Harriet & family in 1870 census.

1850 US Census, Michigan, Macomb Co., Bruce (p. 208)
(enumerated 29 July 1850)

Celia Vannatter 47 F Mich
Millington " 20 M Mich Laborer
Charles " 14 M Mich
Henrietta 12 F Mich
Celia 7 F Mich

Source: Ancestry.com original image.


1006. Vanatter

Based on census


1007. Harriet Vanatter

HARRIET Van Atter: Macomb Co Census: 1850 Asa age 34, Harriet 25, Edwin 5. 1860 Bruce Co, PO Romeo, Asa M. Leach, master mech, Harriet 35 Mich, Edwin 16 at school Mich. 1880 Village of Romeo #12 Asa 65 Wagonmaker, Harriet 55, Jennie 14 dau. Asa was also listed 1850, cabinetmaker. 1875 Atlas Map, p 31 Place of birth NH. 1880 Census, pob NY.
Death Record for Harriet Van Atter names her parents as JOHN VAN ATTER & CECILE GREFFEN.

Source: http://us.geocities.com/c_igl/pafn22.htm#7502

Full Census Information:

1850 US Census, Michigan, Macomb Co., Bruce (p. 214)
(enumerated 29 July 1850)

Asa Luch 34 M Golenot? maker NY
Harriet " 25 F MI
Edwin " 5 M MI

Source: Ancestry.com original image

1860 US Census, Michigan, Macomb Co., Bruce (p. 244)
(enumerated 24 August 1860)

Asa M. Leach 45 M Master mechanic NH
Hariet " 35 F MI
Edwin " 16 M Attending school MI

Source: Ancestry.com original image


1870 US Census, Michigan, Macomb Co., Bruce (p. 30)
(enumerated 23 June 1870)

Luch, Asa 55 M W Wagon Maker New Hampshire
----- Harriet 46 F W Keeping house Michigan
----- Bertha 8 F W At school Michigan
----- Jennie 2 F W Michigan
Dunlof. Laura 18 F W Dress maker Michigan
Vanatter, Celia 75 F W At home Michigan
Slarin? Chad 21 M W Cabinet maker Prussia
Fleve? Franke 20 M W Shoe maker Hamburg
McIntire, Benjamin 20 M W Laborer Canada
Youngs? Irene 33 F W Dressmaker New York

Note: Seems to be direct evidence that Harriet is the daughter of Celia Vanatter

Source: Ancestry.com original image


1880 US Census, Michigan, Macomb Co., Romeo (ED# 199, p. 33/310A)
(enumerated 21 June 1880)

Leach, Asa M W M 65 Wagon maker NY NY NY
----- Harriet W F 55 Wife Keeping house MI PA VT
-----Jennie W F 14 Daugh Attend school MI NY MI

Source: Ancestry.com original image

Not found in 1900 census.


1008. Richard Vanatter

buried in St Peter's Cem, Mt Clemons, MI


1009. Vanatter

based on 1840/1850 census


1010. Millington Vanatter

Listed as born Michigan, age 20 in 1850 census


1011. Charles J Vanatter

Listed as age 14 born Michigan in 1850 census

Buried in Willow Grove Cem, Macomb, Michigan


1012. Henrietta Vanatter

Listed as age 12 born Michigan in 1850 census


1013. Celia Vanatter

Listed as age 7 born Michigan in 1850 census


735. Cornelius Johannes Decker

Source: Decker Family Reunion at Shawangunk 1997, New York State Library


1016. Asa Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


Sarah Parker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1017. Elizabeth Ann Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1018. Sarah Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1019. Cornelia Ann Decker

Source: Decker Family Reunion at Shawangunk 1997, New York State Library

9999 Cornelius Decker Cornelia Ann
Gertruyde Bruyn 9/14/1824

Date approximate. Bo. Sep 14, 1824

Source: Worden, Mrs. Jean D., Reformed Dutch Church of Shawangunk, Ulster County, N.Y., 1986, Baptisms 1750-1911

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html

505. Masten, Cornelia Ann Decker, w. of Cornelius Z., Sept. 14, 1824. Feb.22, 1892.

http://www.hopefarm.com/platcem.htm


Cornelius Z. Masten

506. Masten, Cornelius Z., Oct. 31, 1824, May 25, 1896.

http://www.hopefarm.com/platcem.htm


1020. Mariah Catherine Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1021. Cornelius Isaac Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


Esteli Cash

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1022. Eli Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1023. Rachel Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


1024. Nathaniel Decker

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


Mary Elizabeth Logan

Source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~markfreeman/dewitt.html


738. Maria Decker

Hasbrouck, Maria Decker, w. of Levi Jr. Nov 3, 1828 32-10-7

Note: This would indicate a birth of 27 Dec, 1795
Source: Old Gravestones of Ulster County; Shawangunk Reformed Dutch Church Ground, copied Aug 15 & 16, 1924.


Levi Hasbrouck

FreeFormatDate:Tombstone

Description: Bible - 29 Dec 1795

Hasbrouck, Levi Jr. June 25, 1849 54-4-29

Note: This would indicate a birth of 27 January, 1795
Source: Old Gravestones of Ulster County, Shawangunk Reformed Dutch Church Ground - Copied Aug 15 & 16, 1924


1028. Cornelia Catherine Hasbrouck

Hasbrouck, Cornelia Catherine, dau. of Levi Jr. May 11, 1835 8-2-6

Error in year? Verify.
Source: Old Gravestones of Ulster County, Shawangunk Reformed Dutch Church Ground - Copied Aug 15 & 16, 1924