Jacob Hendrickse Banta

26 November 1679–25 November 1748 (Age 68)
Bergenfield, Bergen, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Jacob Hendrickse

When Jacob Hendrickse Banta was born on 26 November 1679, in Bergenfield, Bergen, New Jersey, United States, his father, Hendrick Epkese Banta, was 24 and his mother, Maritje Lubbertse Westervelt, was 25. He married Dievertje Hendrickse Helling on 27 February 1703, in Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States. He died on 25 November 1748, in Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Hendrickse Banta
Jannetje Cornelis Van Horn
Marriage: 28 September 1705
Marritje Jacob Banta
Annatje Banta
Margrietje Jacob Banta
Divertje Banta
Hendrick Jacob Banta

Spouse and Children

28 September 1705
New Jersey, British Colonial America


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Name Meaning

Frisian: probably a habitational name for someone from Bant, in the 17th century an island in Friesland, now the village north of Emmeloord in the Noordoostpolder.

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

Story Highlight

Notes from David La Ray De Graw PAF file for Jannetje Willemsz Van Slyck Abt 1666

Or Janneke Van Slijck or Willemsz or Jannetje or Annetje Van Slijk Born or abt 1666 Baptized or 27 Nov 1942 Endowed or 29 Jan 1943 Family History Archive Records. PRF #1 Janneke Williemse Van Slyck. …

Sources (3)

  • Jacob Hendrickse Banta, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"
  • Jacob Hendrickse Banta, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"
  • Jacob Hendrikse Banta, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"

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