Jan Broersen Decker

b. about 1630, d. before 1712
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Jan Broersen Decker, whose parents are not known (or not traced), was born about 1630.1 He died before 1712.1

Jan married (1) Heyltie Jacobs, whose parents are unknown (or untraced), before 1663;1,2 he married (2) Willemtje Jacobs at Shawagunk, Ulster Co., New York, 14 December 1679.1


  1. [S1430] Benton Weaver Decker, The Decker Genealogy: Some Descendents of the Dutch Immigrants, Johannes Gerretsen (Decker) and Jan Broersen (Decker) (n.p.: p.p., 1980), 129. Hereafter cited as Decker, Decker Genealogy.
  2. [S1406] William E. Westbrooke, The Westbrook Family of New York: 1974, (San Francisco, California: s.p., 1974), 3-4; digital images, Ancestry.com: http://www.ancestry.com/ : 2009), 3-4. Hereafter cited as The Westbrook Family.
  3. [S1431] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York (Formerly Named Wiltwyck, and Often Familiarly called Esopus or 'Sopus), For One Hundred and Fifty Years From Their Commencement in 1660 (New York, New York: De Vinne Press, 1891), 5. Hereafter cited as Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages.