Willem Gerritsen

about 1678–
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Willem

When Willem Gerritsen was born about 1678, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, his father, Gerrit Lubbertsen, was 39 and his mother, Gertruyd Willems Van Boerum, was 38. He had at least 1 son with Catharina Cockefer.

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Family Time Line

Willem Gerritsen
1678–
Catharina Cockefer
1686–
Gysbert Gerritsen
1704–1760

Spouse and Children

Children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (2)

1776
Age 98
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 98
New York is the 11th state.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Dutch Gerrit, Jeroen, Berend, Derk, Hendrik, Henk.Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Gerrit (see Gerrits ). Compare Garrison .

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

Possible Related Names

Gerrits

Sources (2)

  • William Gerritse in entry for Gijsbert Gerritse, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Catharina Gerritse in the U.S., Dutch Reformed Church Records in Selected States, 1639

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