Jacob Ferdon III

10 April 1721–
New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Ferdon III was born on 10 April 1721, in New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Willem Jacobse Verdon, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Dermott, was 36. He married Elena Van Blarcum on 5 May 1748, in Schraalenburgh, Bergen Township, Bergen, New Jersey, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Ferdon III
1721–
Elena Van Blarcum
1724–
Marriage: 5 May 1748
Jacob Ferdon
1750–
Hendrick Ferdon
1752–1816
Servaes Ferdon
1755–
Maria Ferdon
1765–
Pieter Ferdon
1767–
Anna Ferdon
1768–1822

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 May 1748
Schraalenburgh, Bergen Township, Bergen, New Jersey, British Colonial America
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Willem Jacobse Verdon

    Male1682–1770Male

    Female1685–1762Female

siblings

(4)

    Jan Verdon

    Male1715–Male

    Male1721–Male

    William Verdon

    Male1721–Male

    Phebe Verdon

    Female1725–Female

Name Meaning

Possibly French: from a metathesized short form of a Germanic personal name containing frid ‘peace’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Ferdon, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • Jacob Ferdon in entry for Antje Ferdon, "New Jersey, Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
  • Jacob Ferdon in entry for Surfaes Ferdon, "New Jersey, Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"

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