Flint, Blake, and Related Families.

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Peter Simons Jansen

b. 30 November 1682
Last Edited2 January 2020

Peter Simons Jansen was born on 30 November 1682 in Krefeld, County of Moers, GermanyG.1
He was the son of Jan Simons and Merken Luken.1

Peter Simons Jansen was also known as Peter Simons.1

Citations

  1. [S3086] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 20, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00071 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 70: accessed 1 January 2020).

Lenert Strepers

b. 17 May 1686
Last Edited2 January 2020

Lenert Strepers was born on 17 May 1686 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of William Strepers and Merken Luken.1

Lenert Strepers married Ann Kunders, daughter of Thones Kunders and Leentje Doors, on 26 September 1715 in Abington Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.2

Citations

  1. [S3086] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 20, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00071 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 70: accessed 1 January 2020).
  2. [S3133] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Men´s Minutes, 1682-1746, 91, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31906_283916-00043 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Men´s Minutes, 1682-1746->Item 45: accessed 15 April 2020).

John Strepers

b. 16 July 1688
Last Edited2 January 2020

John Strepers was born on 16 July 1688 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of William Strepers and Merken Luken.1

John Strepers married Elizabeth Arets, daughter of Leonhard Arets and Agnes Doors, on 28 March 1715 in Abington Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.2

Child with Elizabeth Arets (b. 16 August 1697)

SonWilliam Strepers (b. 4 April 1719)

Citations

  1. [S3086] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 20, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00071 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 70: accessed 1 January 2020).
  2. [S3104] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Men´s Minutes, 1682-1746, 88, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31906_283916-00043 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Men´s Minutes, 1682-1746->Item 44: accessed 14 January 2020).

Trintie Strepers

b. 8 December 1690
Last Edited14 April 2020

Trintie Strepers was born on 8 December 1690 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
She was the daughter of William Strepers and Merken Luken.1

Trintie Strepers was also known as Catherine Strepers.2


On 7 September 1710, in the manner of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Trintie Strepers, as Catherine Strepers and Henry Kunders, as Henry Cunrads, son of Thones Kunders and Leentje Doors, declared their intentions to be married before God and those gathered at Abington Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG. The witnesses included Francis Daniel Pastorius, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, William Strepers, and Merken Luken.3


After her marriage she was known as Catherine Cunders.3

Citations

  1. [S3086] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 20, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00071 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 70: accessed 1 January 2020).
  2. [S3127] Wiktionary https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Category:Dutch_female_given_names, : accessed 9 April 2020) "Dutch female given names,".
  3. [S3128] "Marriage Certificates (Abstracts)," Publications of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania 2:1 (June 1900: 66-67; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/publicationsofg190003gene/page/67/mode/1up : accessed 11 Apr 2020).

David Lukens

b. 18 October 1761
Last Edited4 January 2020

David Lukens was born on 18 October 1761 in Towamencin Township, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1,2
He was the son of John Lukens and Rachel Robeson.1

Citations

  1. [S2925] John Woolf Jordan, editor, Colonial families of Philadelphia (New York: Lewis Pub. Co., 1911), 749, JohnLucken; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/colonialfamilies01jord/page/749 : accessed 26 September 2019).
  2. [S3089] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Record of Briths of the Children of Friends belonging to Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, 73, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283805-00279?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=ReturnRecord#?imageId=31906_283805-00350 , path Pennsylvania->Philadelphia -> Green Street Monthly Meeting -> Record of Births 1807 -> Item 72: accessed 4 January 2020); citing Swarthmore College; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania; Record of Births 1807; Collection: Quaker Meeting Records; Call Number: MR-PH 218. Ancestry misfiled the Gwynedd record set under Green Street.

Elisha Lukens

b. 13 January 1763, d. 20 November 1763
Last Edited4 January 2020

Elisha Lukens was born on 13 January 1763 in Towamencin Township, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1,2
He was the son of John Lukens and Rachel Robeson.1

Elisha Lukens died on 20 November 1763, at age 0, in Towamencin Township, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.

Citations

  1. [S2925] John Woolf Jordan, editor, Colonial families of Philadelphia (New York: Lewis Pub. Co., 1911), 749, JohnLucken; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/colonialfamilies01jord/page/749 : accessed 26 September 2019).
  2. [S3089] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Record of Briths of the Children of Friends belonging to Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, 73, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283805-00279?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=ReturnRecord#?imageId=31906_283805-00350 , path Pennsylvania->Philadelphia -> Green Street Monthly Meeting -> Record of Births 1807 -> Item 72: accessed 4 January 2020); citing Swarthmore College; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania; Record of Births 1807; Collection: Quaker Meeting Records; Call Number: MR-PH 218. Ancestry misfiled the Gwynedd record set under Green Street.

Edith Lukens

b. 9 October 1765
Last Edited5 January 2020

Edith Lukens was born on 9 October 1765 in Towamencin Township, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1,2
She was the daughter of John Lukens and Rachel Robeson.1

Citations

  1. [S2925] John Woolf Jordan, editor, Colonial families of Philadelphia (New York: Lewis Pub. Co., 1911), 749, JohnLucken; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/colonialfamilies01jord/page/749 : accessed 26 September 2019).
  2. [S3089] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Record of Briths of the Children of Friends belonging to Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, 73, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283805-00279?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=ReturnRecord#?imageId=31906_283805-00350 , path Pennsylvania->Philadelphia -> Green Street Monthly Meeting -> Record of Births 1807 -> Item 72: accessed 4 January 2020); citing Swarthmore College; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania; Record of Births 1807; Collection: Quaker Meeting Records; Call Number: MR-PH 218. Ancestry misfiled the Gwynedd record set under Green Street.

George Lukens

b. 4 November 1768, d. 11 May 1849
Last Edited5 January 2020

George Lukens was born on 4 November 1768 in Towamencin Township, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1,2
He was the son of John Lukens and Rachel Robeson.

George Lukens died on 11 May 1849, at age 80, in Montgomery County, PennsylvaniaG.3

Citations

  1. [S2925] John Woolf Jordan, editor, Colonial families of Philadelphia (New York: Lewis Pub. Co., 1911), 749, JohnLucken; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/colonialfamilies01jord/page/749 : accessed 26 September 2019).
  2. [S3089] Gwynedd Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Record of Briths of the Children of Friends belonging to Gwynedd Monthly Meeting, 73, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283805-00279?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=ReturnRecord#?imageId=31906_283805-00350 , path Pennsylvania->Philadelphia -> Green Street Monthly Meeting -> Record of Births 1807 -> Item 72: accessed 4 January 2020); citing Swarthmore College; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania; Record of Births 1807; Collection: Quaker Meeting Records; Call Number: MR-PH 218. Ancestry misfiled the Gwynedd record set under Green Street.
  3. [S3088] Find A Grave, database and images (http:/findagrave.com: ), memorial page for George Lukens, number 96861893, Creator:Hooked On Family, Photo Virginia Bergey, accessed 4 January 2020. citing Gwynedd Friends Cemetery, Gwynedd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.

Joel Lukens

b. 23 September 1770
Last Edited4 January 2020

Joel Lukens was born on 23 September 1770 in Towamencin Township, Montgomery County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of John Lukens and Rachel Robeson.1

Citations

  1. [S2925] John Woolf Jordan, editor, Colonial families of Philadelphia (New York: Lewis Pub. Co., 1911), 749, JohnLucken; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/colonialfamilies01jord/page/749 : accessed 26 September 2019).

Peter Kurlis

Last Edited5 January 2020

Children with Elizabeth Doors (b. about 1647)

DaughterMetje Kurlis (b. before 27 December 1675, d. before 1683)
SonJohannes Kurlis (b. before 3 February 1677, d. before 1683)
DaughterMetgen Kurlis (b. before 27 August 1679, d. before 1683)
DaughterAgnes Kurlis (b. about October 1680)
DaughterMartha Kurlis (b. about September 1682)
SonJohannes Kurlis (b. about May 1686)
SonHenry Kurlis (b. November 1689)
SonMathis Kurlis (b. February 1692/93)
SonPieter Kurlis (b. September 1693)

Citations

  1. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  2. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).

Elizabeth Doors

b. about 1647
Last Edited14 April 2020

Elizabeth Doors was born about 1647 in Kaldenkirchen, Duchy of Jülich, GermanyG.1
She was the daughter of Matthias Doors and Agnes.2

Elizabeth Doors married Peter Kurlis on 17 March 1675 in Reformed Church, Kaldenkirchen, GermanyG.3


After her marriage she was known as Elizabeth Kurlis.3


Elizabeth Doors arrived with Grietgen Peters, Herman Isaaks op den Graeff, Derick Isacks op den Graeff, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, Margrit op den Graeff, Liesbet Isaaks van Beeber, Trintgen Jansen, Nolken Vijten, Rynear Tyson, William Strepers, Peter Kurlis, Agnes Kurlis, Martha Kurlis, Jan Luken, Merken Gastes, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, Conrad Kunders, Mathias Kunders, John Kunders, Abraham Tunes, Beatrix Luken, Johann Lennsen, Mercken Pieters Schmitz, Leonhard Arets, Agnes Doors, Johannes Bleickers, Judith Priors, Gertsie Bleickers, and Peter Bleickers at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, on 6 October 1683 on the ship Concord.4

Children with Peter Kurlis

DaughterMetje Kurlis (b. before 27 December 1675, d. before 1683)
SonJohannes Kurlis (b. before 3 February 1677, d. before 1683)
DaughterMetgen Kurlis (b. before 27 August 1679, d. before 1683)
DaughterAgnes Kurlis (b. about October 1680)
DaughterMartha Kurlis (b. about September 1682)
SonJohannes Kurlis (b. about May 1686)
SonHenry Kurlis (b. November 1689)
SonMathis Kurlis (b. February 1692/93)
SonPieter Kurlis (b. September 1693)

Citations

  1. [S3113] Dieter Pesch and Johannes Herbergs, Brave new world: Rhinelanders conquer America : the journal of Johannes Herbergs (Germany: Martina Galunder-Verlag, 2001), 218.
  2. [S3126] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 204; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 09 Apr 2020).
  3. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  4. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).

Metje Kurlis

b. before 27 December 1675, d. before 1683
Last Edited5 January 2020

Metje Kurlis was born before 27 December 1675 in Kaldenkirchen, Duchy of Jülich, GermanyG.1
She was the daughter of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Metje Kurlis was baptized on 27 December 1675 in Reformed Church, Kaldenkirchen, GermanyG.1


Metje Kurlis died before 1683 in GermanyG Only 2 children survived to travel to Pennsylvania and have there births recorded at the Abington Monthly Meeting.2

Citations

  1. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  2. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Johannes Kurlis

b. before 3 February 1677, d. before 1683
Last Edited5 January 2020

Johannes Kurlis was born before 3 February 1677 in Kaldenkirchen, Duchy of Jülich, GermanyG.1
He was the son of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Johannes Kurlis was baptized on 3 February 1677 in Reformed Church, Kaldenkirchen, GermanyG.1


Johannes Kurlis died before 1683 in GermanyG Only 2 children survived to travel to Pennsylvania and have there births recorded at the Abington Monthly Meeting.2

Citations

  1. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  2. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Metgen Kurlis

b. before 27 August 1679, d. before 1683
Last Edited5 January 2020

Metgen Kurlis was born before 27 August 1679 in Kaldenkirchen, Duchy of Jülich, GermanyG.1
She was the daughter of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Metgen Kurlis was baptized on 27 August 1679 in Reformed Church, Kaldenkirchen, GermanyG.1


Metgen Kurlis died before 1683 in GermanyG Only 2 children survived to travel to Pennsylvania and have there births recorded at the Abington Monthly Meeting.2

Citations

  1. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  2. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Agnes Kurlis

b. about October 1680
Last Edited5 January 2020

Agnes Kurlis was born about October 1680 in Kaldenkirchen, Duchy of Jülich, GermanyG.1
She was the daughter of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Agnes Kurlis was also known as Angenes Kurlis.2


Agnes Kurlis was baptized on 5 January 1681 in Reformed Church, Kaldenkirchen, GermanyG.2


Agnes Kurlis arrived with Grietgen Peters, Herman Isaaks op den Graeff, Derick Isacks op den Graeff, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, Margrit op den Graeff, Liesbet Isaaks van Beeber, Trintgen Jansen, Nolken Vijten, Rynear Tyson, William Strepers, Peter Kurlis, Elizabeth Doors, Martha Kurlis, Jan Luken, Merken Gastes, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, Conrad Kunders, Mathias Kunders, John Kunders, Abraham Tunes, Beatrix Luken, Johann Lennsen, Mercken Pieters Schmitz, Leonhard Arets, Agnes Doors, Johannes Bleickers, Judith Priors, Gertsie Bleickers, and Peter Bleickers at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, on 6 October 1683 on the ship Concord.3

Citations

  1. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).
  2. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  3. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).

Martha Kurlis

b. about September 1682
Last Edited5 January 2020

Martha Kurlis was born about September 1682 in Krefeld, County of Moers, GermanyG.1
She was the daughter of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Martha Kurlis was also known as Metgen Kurlis.2


Martha Kurlis was baptized on 22 November 1682 in Reformed Church, Krefeld. GermanyG.2


Martha Kurlis arrived with Grietgen Peters, Herman Isaaks op den Graeff, Derick Isacks op den Graeff, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, Margrit op den Graeff, Liesbet Isaaks van Beeber, Trintgen Jansen, Nolken Vijten, Rynear Tyson, William Strepers, Peter Kurlis, Elizabeth Doors, Agnes Kurlis, Jan Luken, Merken Gastes, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, Conrad Kunders, Mathias Kunders, John Kunders, Abraham Tunes, Beatrix Luken, Johann Lennsen, Mercken Pieters Schmitz, Leonhard Arets, Agnes Doors, Johannes Bleickers, Judith Priors, Gertsie Bleickers, and Peter Bleickers at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, on 6 October 1683 on the ship Concord.3

Citations

  1. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).
  2. [S3091] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 200; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 30 Dec 2019).
  3. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).

Johannes Kurlis

b. about May 1686
Last Edited5 January 2020

Johannes Kurlis was born about May 1686 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Citations

  1. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Henry Kurlis

b. November 1689
Last Edited5 January 2020

Henry Kurlis was born in November 1689 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Citations

  1. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Mathis Kurlis

b. February 1692/93
Last Edited5 January 2020

Mathis Kurlis was born in February 1692/93 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Citations

  1. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Pieter Kurlis

b. September 1693
Last Edited5 January 2020

Pieter Kurlis was born in September 1693 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1
He was the son of Peter Kurlis and Elizabeth Doors.1

Citations

  1. [S3092] Abington Monthly Meeting (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), Minutes, 1629-1812, 17, ; digital images and database, "U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935," Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906_283916-00000?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return#?imageId=31905_1220706242_0037-00068 , path Pennsylvania->Montgomery->Abington Monthly Meeting->Minutes, 1629-1812->Item 67: accessed 5 January 2020).

Johann Lennsen

Last Edited7 January 2020


Johann Lennsen married Mercken Pieters Schmitz after 24 November 1680 in Reformed Church, Krefeld. GermanyG.1


Johann Lennsen arrived with Grietgen Peters, Herman Isaaks op den Graeff, Derick Isacks op den Graeff, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, Margrit op den Graeff, Liesbet Isaaks van Beeber, Trintgen Jansen, Nolken Vijten, Rynear Tyson, William Strepers, Peter Kurlis, Elizabeth Doors, Agnes Kurlis, Martha Kurlis, Jan Luken, Merken Gastes, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, Conrad Kunders, Mathias Kunders, John Kunders, Abraham Tunes, Beatrix Luken, Mercken Pieters Schmitz, Leonhard Arets, Agnes Doors, Johannes Bleickers, Judith Priors, Gertsie Bleickers, and Peter Bleickers at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, on 6 October 1683 on the ship Concord.2


On 23 May 1708 Johann Lennsen was listed as a member of Mennonite Church, Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG. Peter Cunrads and Gertrude, John Cunrards, Sibilla Cunrads, and Alitie Tyson also were listed as members.3


Johann Lennsen on 7 April 1710 witnessed the transfer of interest in property located in Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, by a quitclaim deed from Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff to William Strepers 116 acres.4

Citations

  1. [S3094] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 205; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 07 Jan 2020).
  2. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).
  3. [S2897] Samuel W. Pennypacker, The settlement of Germantown, Pennsylvania, and the beginning of German emigration to North America (Philadelphia: W.J. Campbell, 1899), 176; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/settlementofgerm01penn/page/176 : accessed 21 August 2019).
  4. [S3150] Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Deeds Book, G-10: 302, Abraham Op den Graef to William Strepers; digital image, "Deeds (Philadephia County, Pennsylvania), 1683-1886 ; index to deeds, 1683-1916", FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSFB-T9PB-8?i=162&cat=227024, path item 163 : accessed 14 May 2020).

Mercken Pieters Schmitz

Last Edited7 January 2020


Mercken Pieters Schmitz was also known as Mercken Lenssen.


Mercken Pieters Schmitz married Johann Lennsen after 24 November 1680 in Reformed Church, Krefeld. GermanyG.1


Mercken Pieters Schmitz arrived with Grietgen Peters, Herman Isaaks op den Graeff, Derick Isacks op den Graeff, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, Margrit op den Graeff, Liesbet Isaaks van Beeber, Trintgen Jansen, Nolken Vijten, Rynear Tyson, William Strepers, Peter Kurlis, Elizabeth Doors, Agnes Kurlis, Martha Kurlis, Jan Luken, Merken Gastes, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, Conrad Kunders, Mathias Kunders, John Kunders, Abraham Tunes, Beatrix Luken, Johann Lennsen, Leonhard Arets, Agnes Doors, Johannes Bleickers, Judith Priors, Gertsie Bleickers, and Peter Bleickers at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, on 6 October 1683 on the ship Concord.2

Citations

  1. [S3094] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 205; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 07 Jan 2020).
  2. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).

Catharine Lennsen

Last Edited7 January 2020


After her marriage she was known as Catharine Biddis.


Catharine Lennsen married William Biddis before August 1731 in PennsylvaniaG.1

Citations

  1. [S3095] John Palmer Garber, C. Henry Kain, Naaman Henry Keyser, and Horace Ferdinand McCann, History of old Germantown, with a description of its settlement and some account of its important persons, buildings and places connected with its development (Germantown, Pennsylvania: Horace Ferdinand McCann, 1907), 208; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/historyofoldgerm00garb/page/208 : accessed 7 January 2020).

William Biddis

Last Edited7 January 2020


William Biddis married Catharine Lennsen, daughter of Johann Lennsen and Mercken Pieters Schmitz, before August 1731 in PennsylvaniaG.1

Citations

  1. [S3095] John Palmer Garber, C. Henry Kain, Naaman Henry Keyser, and Horace Ferdinand McCann, History of old Germantown, with a description of its settlement and some account of its important persons, buildings and places connected with its development (Germantown, Pennsylvania: Horace Ferdinand McCann, 1907), 208; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/historyofoldgerm00garb/page/208 : accessed 7 January 2020).

Leonhard Arets

b. after 1652, d. 3 November 1715
Last Edited9 January 2020

Leonhard Arets was born after 1652 in GermanyG.1


Leonhard Arets married Agnes Doors, daughter of Matthias Doors and Agnes, say 1682 in GermanyG.1


Leonhard Arets arrived with Grietgen Peters, Herman Isaaks op den Graeff, Derick Isacks op den Graeff, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, Margrit op den Graeff, Liesbet Isaaks van Beeber, Trintgen Jansen, Nolken Vijten, Rynear Tyson, William Strepers, Peter Kurlis, Elizabeth Doors, Agnes Kurlis, Martha Kurlis, Jan Luken, Merken Gastes, Thones Kunders, Leentje Doors, Conrad Kunders, Mathias Kunders, John Kunders, Abraham Tunes, Beatrix Luken, Johann Lennsen, Mercken Pieters Schmitz, Agnes Doors, Johannes Bleickers, Judith Priors, Gertsie Bleickers, and Peter Bleickers at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG, on 6 October 1683 on the ship Concord.2


Leonhard Arets Francis Daniel Pastorius, Abraham Isaaks op den Graeff, and Herman Isaaks op den Graeff witnessed the will of Derick Isacks op den Graeff on 10 November 1688 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.3


Leonhard Arets died on 3 November 1715 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, PennsylvaniaG.1

Children with Agnes Doors (b. about 1657)

DaughterKathrine Arets (b. 3 October 1684)
DaughterMargaret Arets (b. 27 January 1687/88)
DaughterElizabeth Arets+ (b. 16 August 1697)

Citations

  1. [S3098] Dieter Pesch and Johannes Herbergs, Brave new world: Rhinelanders conquer America : the journal of Johannes Herbergs (Germany: Martina Galunder-Verlag, 2001), 207.
  2. [S3090] Wilhelm Niepoth, "The Ancestry of the Thirteen Krefeld Immigrants of 1683," Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine Volume 31 Number 3 (1980: 192-193; digital image, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (https://genpa.org/publications/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine/pennsylvania-genealogical-magazine-volumes-31-35/pgm-volume-31-number-3/ : accessed 21 Dec 2019).
  3. [S3157] Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Administration Files, No 81-177, 1686-1699, 1697, No 174, Derick Isaccs Op den Graeff, Will; digital image, "Pennsylvania, Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993", Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/8802/004375490_00420/2691030?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/72329624/person/400042412810/facts/citation/1100147002902/edit/record#?imageId=004375490_00421, path Administration Files, No 81-177, 1686-1699 ->Image 421-423 : accessed 1 June 2020).