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David PROVOOST, Sr.

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  • Name David PROVOOST 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born Bef 11 Aug 1611  Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 11 Aug 1611  Oude Kerke, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration Bef Apr 1639  New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Slok, Hendrik O., "The Provoost Family in the Netherlands," New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 113, No. 1 (January 1982), pp. 5, 7:

      DAVID PROVOOST, baptized 11 August 1611, Amsterdam, son of Guilliame Provoost and Jenneke Eerdewijns, winedealer, residing at the Heerenmarckt, married 10 August 1637 at Amsterdam . . . Margrieta Jellis, baptized 17 December 1617, Amsterdam, daughter of Jellis Jochems and Beicken Schuts. They had nine children . . . : . . .

      [i] Guilliame, b.c. 1639, before extant records. . . .

      [ii] Margriet, 24 Feb. 1641; sp. Gerrit Wolpherts, Jacob van Curlear and wife Hester Jans. . . .

      [iii] David, b. 20 Nov. 1642, bap. 31[?] Sept. 1645; sp. Willem Kieft, Gov.; Michiel ter Oijken, Fiscael, Agnietje Arents. . . .

      [Note by compiler: The date of the foregoing baptism is obviously wrong; there are only 30 days in September.]

      [iv] Benjamin, 17 June 1646; sp. Cornelis van Tienhoven, Secr., Olof Stephenszen van Courtlandt. . . .

      [v] Elias, June 1646; sp. Anneken Loockermans, Jill's van Brug, Arent Koos and wife. . . .

      [vi] Barbara, 15 Aug. 1647; sp. Jan de la Montagne, Agnietie Jillis. . . .

      [vii] Samuel, 22 Nov. 1648; sp. Johannes de la Montagne, Maria Snijers. . . .

      [viii] Jonathan, 26 Mar. 1651; sp. Rachel van Tienhoven. . . .

      [ix] Barbara, 30 Nov. 1653; sp. none. . . .

      [x] Giles, 26 Mar. 1656; sp. Jean de la Montagne, Maria Kips.

      (2) http://www.altlaw.com/edball/dutchbap.htm:

      Baptisms at the Reformed Dutch Church of New Amsterdam (1639-1730)
      Manually Entered by Theodore Brassard

      [Note: The baptisms are laid out in order as follows: The date of the baptism; the parents; the child; and the witnesses. Note the separation of each item by semicolons.]

      [David PROVOOST, Sr. was present at the following baptisms of his children.]

      BAPTISMS FOR 1641 . . .

      24 Feb; David Provoost; Margariet; Gerrit Wolphertz, Jacob Van Curlaer and his wife Hester Jans

      BAPTISMS OF 1645 . . .

      31[?] Sept; Mr. David Provoost; David; De Hr. Willem Kieft-gouvneur, Michiel ter Oyken-fiscael, Agnietje Arents

      [Note by compiler: The date of the foregoing baptism is obviously wrong; there are only 30 days in September.]

      BAPTISMS OF 1646 . . .

      17 Jun; Mr. David Provoost; Benjamin and Elias - twins; Corn. Van Tienhoven-secrts., Olof Stephenszen Van Courtlant, Anneken Loockermans, Jillis Van Brug, Aren Koos and his wife.

      BAPTISMS OF 1647 . . .

      15 Aug; David Provoost; Barbara; Jan de La Montagne, Agnietie Jillis

      BAPTISMS OF 1648 . . .

      22 Nov; David Provoost; Samuel; Johannes de La Montagne, Marritie Snyers

      BAPTISMS OF 1651 . . .

      26 Mar; David Provoost; Jonathan; Rachel Van Tienhoven

      BAPTISMS OF 1653 . . .

      30 Nov; David Provoost; Barber; no witnesses

      BAPTISMS OF 1656 . . .

      26 Mar; Mr. David Provoost; Gillis; Jean de La Montagne, Maria Kips
    Person ID I19586  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2018 

    Father Wilhelmus PROVOOST, Jr.,   b. Bef 12 Jan 1572, Antwerp, present-day Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jenne EERDEWIJNS,   b. Abt 1580, Antwerp, present-day Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 2 Mar 1603  Walloon Church, Dordrecht, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margrieta JELLIS,   b. Bef 17 Dec 1617, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 10 Aug 1637  Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Samuel PROVOOST,   b. Bef 22 Nov 1648, Saybrook, Hartford [now Middlesex] County, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Barbara PROVOOST,   b. Bef 15 Aug 1647, Saybrook, Hartford [now Middlesex] County, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Jonathan PROVOOST,   b. Bef 26 Mar 1651, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Giles PROVOOST,   b. Bef 26 Mar 1656, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Barbara PROVOOST,   b. Bef 30 Nov 1653, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Margriet PROVOOST,   b. Bef 24 Feb 1641, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Guilliame PROVOOST,   b. Abt 1639, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. David PROVOOST, Jr.,   b. 20 Nov 1642, Saybrook, Hartford [now Middlesex] County, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     9. Elias PROVOOST,   b. Bef Jun 1646, Saybrook, Hartford [now Middlesex] County, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     10. Benjamin PROVOOST,   b. Bef 17 Aug 1646, Saybrook, Hartford [now Middlesex] County, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2018 11:01:14 
    Family ID F8738  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart