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Subject: Re: NY Wills: Nicholas Brower (Brouwer) son of Adolph and Jannetje Verdon Bro...
Date: Mon, 23 Nov 1998 12:19:01 EST


In a message dated 11/23/98 4:56:14 AM Pacific Standard Time, RV4cats writes:

<< Would this fellow be the husband of Maria De Duyster of Fishkill, Dutchess
Co. if you know? I have nor parents for him nor children for Nick and Maria.
Cynthia >>

Cynthia I bet you are right I have Mary Dutcher, but Maria De Duyster is
pretty close. Here is what I have on his parents. His mother's father Jacob
Verdon was the grandson of Maritje Baddie. I have his will if you do not.
Wayne

Descendants of Adolph Brouwer

Generation No. 1

1. ADOLPH4 BROUWER (NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS S1) was born October 05, 1693.
He married JANNETJE
VERDON Abt. 1713, daughter of JACOBUS VERDON and FEMMETJE WILLEMS.

Children of ADOLPH BROUWER and JANNETJE VERDON are:
2.i.NICHOLAS5 BROUWER, b. June 11, 1714, Fishkill, Dutchess County, New
York.
ii.JANNETJE BROUWER, b. May 18, 1719, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York; m.
RICHARD TRUMAN.

iii.JACOB BROUWER, b. January 07, 1720/21, Hackensack, Bergen County, New
Jersey; d. 1806,
Wappinger Falls, New York; m. ELSYE HITCHCOCK, May 03, 1747.

3.iv.FEMMETJE BROUWER, b. December 01, 1723, Hackensack, Bergen County, New
Jersey.
v.ALDOF BROUWER, b. April 01, 1725, Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey;
m. LEZABETH
LASSING, January 06, 1748/49.

vi.MARIA BROUWER, b. December 15, 1726, Hackensack, Bergen County, New
Jersey; m. JOSEPH VAN
SANT.

vii.RACHEL BROUWER, b. October 01, 1732, Tappan, New York; m. WILLIAM
LAWRENCE, November
03, 1751.

4.viii.ISAAC BROUWER, b. WFT Est. 1711-1743; d. WFT Est. 1778-1827.

Generation No. 2

2. NICHOLAS5 BROUWER (ADOLPH4, NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS S1) was born June 11,
1714 in Fishkill,
Dutchess County, New York. He married (1) MARY DUTCHER June 18, 1743. He
married (2) SARAH
DRAKE March 31, 1765.

Notes for NICHOLAS BROUWER:
 Abstracts of Wills Vol IX 1777-1783, page 152 & 153:
Page 10.--"In the name of God, Amen. I, NICHOLAS BROWER, of Albany, being weak
in body. I leave to
my eldest son, Nicholas, my lime kiln, with two acres of land whereon it is
erected in Poughkeepsie
Precinct, in Duchess County. I also leave him a bond of œ200 which he gave me;
Also 1/2 of a lot on the
south side of Wappingers Creek, being two or three acres; Also 1/2 of another
lot containing about 30 acres.
I leave to my son David 200 acres of land out of the lands I purchased of
Gerardus Beekman and his
brother, lying about nine miles above Schenectady on the north side of the
Mohawk river. I also leave him a
negro man. I leave to my son William the lots which I purchased from Barent
and Elizabeth Staats, in
Albany, and the other 1/2 of the two lots above mentioned. I leave to my son
Jeremiah the second choice of
200 acres of land of the lands above Schenectady; Also œ80 when he is of age.
I leave to my son Jacob the
third choice of 200 acres of the said lands; Also œ80. I leave to my five
daughters, Jane, wife of William
Conklin, Mary, Sarah, Lena, and Catharine, each 1/5 of the remaining 600 acres
of land above Schenectady.
I leave to my daughter Elizabeth a bond for œ100 which my son Nicholas gave to
me. I leave to my wife
Sarah the money remaining in my house, with which she is to fit up my new
Schooner, lying at the wharf in
this city, for the support of her and my small children; Also a negro woman
and my household furniture,
and a horse and cart and a negro man. I leave to all my children all my rights
in two certain Indian
purchases, one for 4,000 acres near Sacondaga, and one for 3,000 acres on the
Susquehana, which I
purchased of Thomas Palmer, and they are to pay for getting the Patent. My
executors are to sell my two
lots, one in Poughkeepsing Precinct, called Mattapan fall, and the other in
Rumbouts Precinct, for the most
they can obtain. I leave to my brother Cornelius œ30. As it is possible that
my beloved wife at this time is
pregnant and with child, it is to have œ150 when two years old, to be put at
interest by my executors. I
make my wife Sarah, and my son Nicholas, and my friend, Henry T. Bogart,
executors."

Dated September 17, 1777. Witnesses, John David Godfrey, Enox T. Roorback.
Proved in Albany County,
before John De Peyster, Esq., November 15, 1777.

Codicil. The bond given to me by my son Nicholas for œ100 is to be given to my
wife for support of
children. I leave to my daughter Elizabeth 100 acres of land above
Schenectady, and 100 acres to my
younger daughters.

September 21, 1777. Witnesses, John David, John Willis.

>From The New York Historical Society Collections, this 1892-1902 volume
features abstracts of wills on file
in the Surrogates Office, City of New York, from 1665 to 1800.
(Through the World family tree’s Genealogy Library Com.)
*As in all the preceding volumes, the labor of preparing the Abstracts has
been done by William S.
Pelletreau, one of the members of the Society, and the Index has been made by
the Librarian.

Child of NICHOLAS BROUWER and MARY DUTCHER is:
5.i.NICHOLAS6 BROUWER, b. Aft. 1743.

Child of NICHOLAS BROUWER and SARAH DRAKE is:
ii.SARA6 BROUWER, b. December 28, 1774.

3. FEMMETJE5 BROUWER (ADOLPH4, NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS S1) was born December
01, 1723 in
Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey. She married JOHN HENRY GESNER.

Children of FEMMETJE BROUWER and JOHN GESNER are:
i.FEMMETJE6 GESNER.

ii.JOHN GESNER.

4. ISAAC5 BROUWER (ADOLPH4, NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS S1)1 was born WFT Est.
1711-17432, and died
WFT Est. 1778-18273. He married JACOMYNTJE QUACKENBOSCH4 WFT Est. 1748-17825,
daughter of
ABRAHAM QUACKENBOSCH and SUSANNA HELLING.

Children of ISAAC BROUWER and JACOMYNTJE QUACKENBOSCH are:
6.i.JACOMYNTJE6 BROWER, b. April 12, 1767, Fishkill,N.Y.; d. WFT Est.
1814-1862.
ii.JOHN BROWER, b. WFT Est. 1753-17756; d. November 18037; m. SUSANNAH,
July 12, 17958.

7.iii.ADOLPHUS BROWER, b. July 03, 1777, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York;
d. August 23, 1855,
Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.
iv.JOHN BROWER, b. WFT Est. 1753-17769; d. November 180310; m. JEMINA
HAMMEL, WFT Est.
1773-181611.

Generation No. 3

5. NICHOLAS6 BROUWER (NICHOLAS5, ADOLPH4, NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS S1) was
born Aft. 1743. He
married MARTHA BIRDSALL.

Notes for NICHOLAS BROUWER:
DAR ID Number: 8352: Nicholas Brower, 1780, commanded a company in the
Dutchess county militia,
Col. Abraham Brinkerhoff's regiment. His estate at Fishkill was the camping
ground for the families taking
refuge from the British, who were advancing up the Hudson. He and his wife
gave them a home and
provided them with ways and means to continue their journey.

Children of NICHOLAS BROUWER and MARTHA BIRDSALL are:
i.MARTHA7 BROUWER, m. HENRY TER-BOSS.

Notes for HENRY TER-BOSS:
DAR ID Number: 8352: Henry Ter Boss ran away and enlisted at the age of
sixteen as a private with
the Ulster county troops.

ii.MARY BIRDSALL BROUWER, m. PHILIP TABELE.

6. JACOMYNTJE6 BROWER (ISAAC5 BROUWER, ADOLPH4, NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS
S1)12 was born April
12, 1767 in Fishkill,N.Y.13, and died WFT Est. 1814-186214. She married JOHN
HAMMELL15 December 02,
1781 in Brooklyn, N.Y.16.

Children of JACOMYNTJE BROWER and JOHN HAMMELL are:
i.JOHN BROWER7 HAMMELL, b. June 22, 1795, Brooklyn, N.Y.17; d. WFT Est.
1796-188518.

ii.AGNES HAMMELL, b. June 12, 1797, Brooklyn, N.Y.19; d. WFT Est.
1822-189120; m. WILLIAM
FORBES, October 27, 181621.

iii.ADOLPHUS BROWER HAMMELL, b. January 14, 1800, Brooklyn, N.Y.22; d. WFT
Est. 1801-189023.

iv.FRANCES HAMMELL, b. June 18, 1802, Brooklyn, N.Y.24; d. WFT Est.
1803-189625.

v.FRANCES ANN HAMMELL, b. November 02, 1803, Brooklyn, N.Y.26; d. WFT Est.
1829-189727; m.
JOHN JACOBS, November 23, 1823, Brooklyn, N.Y.28.

vi.ELIZABETH BROWER HAMMELL, b. December 31, 1805, Brooklyn, N.Y.29; d. WFT
Est.
1828-189930; m. WILLIAM BATH, February 14, 1822, Brooklyn, N.Y.31.

vii.JOHN BROWN HAMMELL, b. April 11, 180932; d. WFT Est. 1810-189933.

viii.ANN TUCKER HAMMELL, b. October 25, 181234; d. WFT Est. 1813-190635.

7. ADOLPHUS6 BROWER (ISAAC5 BROUWER, ADOLPH4, NICOLAES3, ADAM2, FRANS S1)36
was born July 03,
1777 in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York37, and died August 23, 1855 in
Brooklyn, Kings County, New
York38. He married ELIZABETH BAKER39 March 24, 1799 in Brooklyn, Kings
County, New York40.

Children of ADOLPHUS BROWER and ELIZABETH BAKER are:
i.JOHN HAMMELL7 BROWER, b. August 12, 180141; d. WFT Est. 1802-189142.

ii.WILLIAM BAKER BROWER, b. October 30, 180343; d. WFT Est. 1804-189344.

iii.SUSANNAH BROWER, b. March 14, 1806, Brooklyn, N.Y.45; d. WFT Est.
1838-190046; m. GILBERT
R. LINDSAY, April 27, 1833, Brooklyn, N.Y.47.

iv.ELIZABETH BROWER, b. September 08, 180848; d. WFT Est. 1822-190249; m.
JOHN SPEIR, WFT
Est. 1822-185550.

v.CAROLINE BROWER, b. February 14, 181151; d. WFT Est. 1812-190552.

vi.ADOLPHUS BROWER, b. June 13, 181353; d. WFT Est. 1814-190354.

vii.CAROLINE TUCKER BROWER, b. September 25, 181455; d. WFT Est.
1815-190856.

viii.HENRY FELTUS BROWER, b. June 28, 181757; d. WFT Est. 1818-190758.

ix.SARAH BROWER, b. 1825, Brooklyn, N.Y.59; d. WFT Est. 1851-191960; m.
HENRY WPECKWELL ,
JR., June 26, 1845, Brooklyn, N.Y.61.

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