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Magdalena Jacobs VERDON

Female Abt 1631 - Aft 1698  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name Magdalena Jacobs VERDON 
    Born Abt 1631  New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 12 Aug 1698 
    Notes 
    • (1) Macy, Harry, Jr., "Some New Light on Aeltje Braconie and Maria Badie," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 142, No. 1 (January 2011), pp. 21, 34.

      (2) Totten, John Reynolds, "Verdon Family Notes," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 64, No. 2 (April 1933), pp. 105, 110:

      MAGDALENA JACOBS VERDON, b. _____?, probably about 1624 (or later); she came over to this country with her mother (and possibly her father) and was probably accompanied by her grandmother, Aeltje Brackhoengie; she d. _____? later than Aug. 12, 1698, on which date she conveyed property to her sons and sons-in-law (REC., Vol. IX, p. 128). She m. March 19, 1645, in N. Am [New Amsterdam] (MDC., p. 13), ADAM BROUWER BERKHOVEN. Her record and that of her husband and that of one or two generations of her descendants will be set forth in full in my notes on the Brouwer family which forms a part of this series. The record of her descendants will not be carried farther here than a mere record of the names of her children.

      Children of Magdalena Jacobs Verdon and Adam Brouwer Berkhoven, 14 (Brouwer), 7 sons and 7 daughters, viz.: - . . .

      i. Pieter Brouwer, bapt. Sept. 23, 1646 (BDC., I, p. 21); m. Petronella Uldricks (or Claine). . . .

      ii. Mathys Brouwer, bapt. May 30, 1649 (BDC., I, p. 26); m. Margriet Pieters. . . .

      iii. Willem Brouwer, bapt. March 5, 1651 (BDC., I, p. 29); m. Elizabeth Pieters alias Elisabeth Simpson. . . .

      iv. Maria Brouwer, bapt. June 4, 1653 (BDC., I, p. 34); m. (1) Jacob Pieterssen; (2) Barent Janszen. . . .

      v. Jacobus Brouwer, b. _____ 1655, about; m. Annatje Bogardus. . . .

      vi. Fytie (Sophia or Eytie) Brouwer, b. _____, 1656-9, about; m. (1) Evert Hendrickszen; m. (2) Matthys Cornelissen. . . .

      vii. Helena Brouwer, b. _____, 1660, about; m. (1) David Hendrickszen; m. (2) William Nazareth. . . .

      viii. Adam Brouwer, b. _____, 1662, about; m. (1) Marritie Hendricks; m. (2) Angenietie _____? . . .

      ix. Aeltjes Brouwer, b. _____, 1662-4, about; m. Josias Janszen Diets. . . .

      x. Sara Brouwer, b. _____, 1664-6, about; m. (1) Theunis Jansen; m. (2) Thomas Smith; m. (3) Thomas Knight. . . .

      xi. Abraham Brouwer, b. _____, 1671, about; m. Cornelia Halsyn (or Coljers). . . .

      xii. Nicholas Brouwer, b. _____, 1672, about; m. Jannetie Calsen (or Caljers). . . .

      xiii. Rachel Brouwer, b. _____, 1677-8, about; m. Pieter Hendrickszen. . . .

      xiv. Anna Brouwer, b. _____?; m. before Aug. 12, 1698, William Hilton.

      (3) Chris Chester, The Brouwer Genealogy Database <http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~brouwergenealogydat a/index.htm>:

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      Magdalena Jacobs Verdon

      b. circa 1627

      • Father: Jacob Verdon b. c 1600, d. b 1637

      • Mother: Marie Thomasdr Badie b. c 1608, d. a Jan 1697

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon was born circa 1627 at New Netherland (location as per her marriage record in 1645). No record of baptism has been found for Magdalena. The approximate date of her birth assumes that she was no more than age 45 when her youngest known son, Nicholas, was born in 1672.

      • She married Adam Brouwer at Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam, on 21 March 1645 (Banns 19 Mar 1645) "Adam Brouwer, j.m. Van Ceulen, en Magdalena Verdon, j.d. Van N. Nederlt"

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon was also known by the patronymic Magdalena Jacobs.

      • She witnessed the baptism of Adolph Evertszen Van Gelder, son of Evert Hendricksen and Fytie Adamse Brouwer, on 14 February 1677 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, (sponsors Adam Brouwer en s.h.v.).

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon witnessed the baptism of Aeltje Evertse Van Gelder, daughter of Evert Hendricksen and Fytie Adamse Brouwer, on 1 August 1680 at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., New York, (sponsors Matys Brouwer, Magdalena Brouwers).

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon witnessed the baptism of Magdalena Jacobse, daughter of Jacob Pieterszen and Marretje Adamse Brouwer, on 17 December 1681 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, (sponsors Hieronymous Rapaillie, Magdalena Adams Brouwer, recorded at Flatbush).

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon and Adam Brouwer were members of at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, on 30 March 1682 living at Gowanus. Adam is recorded as "under censure."

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon and Adam Brouwer were members of at Reformed Protestant Dutch Church, Flatbush, Kings Co., Long Island, New York, The list of members living at Gowanus is undated, however, it does state that Johannes Christoffelsz died on 22 Nov 1684, so it was recorded at some time after that date. Adam is said to be under censure, and next to Magdalena is the notation, "by certifictate for N.York, 29 August 1707," which is then crossed out. Willem Brouwer and his wife Elisabeth appear next on the record.

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon witnessed the baptism of Adolphus Nicholasz Brouwer , son of Nicholas Adamsz Brouwer and Jannetje Caljer, on 15 October 1693 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, (sponsors Abram Brouwer and Maddalentje Brouwer).

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon appeared on the census of 1698 at Town of Brookland, Kings Co., New York, as Magdalena fardon, the household being one woman. She is recorded next to her son-in-law Thomas Knight.

      • On 12 Aug 1698, Magdalena, widow of Adam Brouwer, conveyed to her sons Abraham and Nicholaes in consideration of an annual payment of 300 glds., 10 skipples of wheat, 2 of Indian corn and 2 loads of hay, and the payment of her debts, her right in the dwelling house, mill houses and mill and creeks thereunto belonging. Nicholas and Abraham then bought out their remaiining siblings and became sole owners of the mill property at Gowanus.

      • She witnessed the baptism of Eneltje Pieters, daughter of Pieter Hendrickszen and Rachel Adamse Brouwer, on 22 January 1699 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, (sponsors Niclaes Brouwer, Magdalena Brouwer, wed.).

      • Magdalena Jacobs Verdon witnessed the baptism of Lysbet Nicholase Brouwer, daughter of Nicholas Adamsz Brouwer and Jannetje Caljer, on 18 June 1699 at Old First Dutch Reformed Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, (sponsors Adam Brouwer, Magdalena Brouwer).

      (4) Totten, John Reynolds, Verdon Family Notes, The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 64, No. 2 (April 1933), pp. 105, 110:

      MAGDALENA JACOBS VERDON, b. ____?, probably about 1624 (or later); she came over to this country with her mother (and possibly her father) and was probably accompanied by her grandmother, Aeltje Brackhoengie; she d. ____? later than Aug. 12, 1698, on which date she conveyed property to her sons and sons-in-law (REC., Vol. IX, p. 128). She m. March 19, 1645, in N. Am. (MDC., p. 13), ADAM BROUWER BERKHOVEN. . . . The record of her descendants will not be carried farther here than a mere record of the names of her children. [Note by compiler: According to Magdalena's marriage record, she was born in New Netherland.]

      Children of Magdalena Jacobs Verdon and Adam Brouwer Berkhoven, 14 (Brouwer), 7 sons and 7 daughters, viz.: - . . .

      i. Pieter Brouwer, bapt. Sept. 23, 1646 (BDC., I, p. 21); m. Petronella Uldricks (or Claine). . . .

      ii. Mathys Brouwer, bapt. May 30, 1649 (BDC., I, p. 26); m. Margriet Pieters.

      iii. Willem Brouwer, bapt. March 5, 1651 (BDC., I, p. 29); m. Elizabeth Pieters alias Elisabeth Simpson. . . .

      iv. Maria Brouwer, bapt. June 4, 1653 (BDC., I, p. 34); m. (1) Jacob Pieterssen; m. (2) Barent Janszen. . . .

      v. Jacobus Brouwer, b. ____? 1655, about; m. Annatje Bogardus. . . .

      vi. Fytie (Sophia or Eytie) Brouwer, b. ____, 1656-9, about; m. (1) Evert Hendrickszen; m. (2) Matthys Cornelissen. . . .

      vii. Helena Brouwer, b. ____, 1660, about; m. (1) David Hendrickszen; m. (2) William Nazareth. . . .

      viii. Adam Brouwer, b. ____, 1662, about; m. (1) Marritie Hendricks; m. (2) Angenietie _____? . . . .

      ix. Aeltje Brouwer, b. ____, 1662-4, about; m. Josias Janszen Diets. . . .

      x. Sara Brouwer, b. ____, 1664-6, about; m. (1) Theunis Jansen; m. (2) Thomas Smith; m. (3) Thomas Knight. . . .

      xi. Abraham Brouwer, b. ____, 1671, about; m. Cornelia Halsyn (or Coljers). . . .

      xii. Nicholas Brouwer, b. ____, 1672, about; m. Jannetie Catsen (or Coljers). . . .

      xiii. Rachel Brouwer, b. ____, 1677-8, about; m. Pieter Hendrickszen. . . .

      xiv. Anna Brouwer, b. ____?; m. before Aug. 12, 1698, William Hilton.
    Person ID I21413  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2017 

    Father Jacob Janszen VERDON,   b. Abt 1600,   d. Bef Nov 1634, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Maria BADIE,   b. Abt 1612, Probably Li??ge, Li??ge, Wallonia, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 30 Dec 1699  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1630  New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Jacob VERDON,   b. Abt 1600,   d. Bef 1637  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Thomasdr BADIE,   b. Abt 1608, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jan 1697  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1626 
    Family ID F8707  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adam BROUWER,   b. Abt 1620, Cologne, Present-Day North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 22 Jan and 21 Mar 1692, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Banns 19 Mar 1645  Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 21 Mar 1645  Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam, New Netherland [now New York City, New York County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Abraham Adamsz BROUWER,   b. Bef 1667, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Feb 1739  (Age > 73 years)  [natural]
     2. Anna Adamse BROUWER,   b. Abt 1666, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1748, Albany, Albany County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)  [natural]
     3. Aeltje Adamse BROUWER,   b. Abt 1664, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 22 Jan 1692  (Age ~ 28 years)  [natural]
     4. Sara Adamse BROUWER,   b. Abt 1668, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 29 Jan 1735  (Age ~ 67 years)  [natural]
     5. Daniel BROUWER,   b. Bef 7 May 1678  [natural]
     6. Nicholas Adamsz BROUWER,   b. Bef 16 Apr 1672,   d. 1749, Westchester County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 76 years)  [natural]
     7. Rachel Adamse BROUWER,   b. Bef 1672, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 27 Dec 1696  (Age > 25 years)  [natural]
     8. Adam Adamsz BROUWER,   b. 18 May 1662,   d. Bef 20 Dec 1706  (Age < 44 years)  [natural]
     9. Willem Adamsz BROUWER,   b. Bef 5 Mar 1651,   d. Aft 1713  (Age > 63 years)  [natural]
     10. Matthys Adamsz BROUWER,   b. Bef 30 May 1649,   d. Bef 29 Jul 1726  (Age < 77 years)  [natural]
     11. Pieter Adamsz BROUWER,   b. Bef 23 Sep 1646,   d. Aft 1701  (Age > 56 years)  [natural]
     12. Marretje Adamse BROUWER,   b. Bef 4 Jun 1653,   d. Bef 1703  (Age < 49 years)  [natural]
     13. Helena Adamse BROUWER,   b. Bef 31 Oct 1660,   d. Aft 30 Mar 1701  (Age > 41 years)  [natural]
     14. Fytie Adamse BROUWER,   b. Bef 1660, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1709  (Age > 51 years)  [natural]
     15. Jacob Adamsz BROUWER,   b. Abt 1655, Gowanus, Kings County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 Dec 1706  (Age ~ 51 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2017 17:08:00 
    Family ID F9459  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart