Volckert Douw

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Volckert Douw, son of Captain Volckert Janzen Douw and Dorotee Janse van Bresteed, died before 2 September 1753, when he was buried at Albany, Albany Co., New York.1,2,3

Volckert married Margareta van Tricht, daughter of Abraham van Tricht and Elizabeth Teller, at Albany 16 November 1701.1,2,3


Margareta van Tricht b. 21 Oct 1683, d. Jan 1752
  • Dorothea Douw1,2,3 b. 16 Aug 1702
  • Abraham Douw1,2,3 b. 17 Nov 1706
  • Johannes Douw1,2,3 b. 12 Jan 1709
  • Elizabeth Douw+1,2,3 b. 24 Oct 1711, d. 14 Aug 1766
  • Margareta Douw1,2,3 b. 14 Apr 1717
This person was last edited on28 Sep 2017


  1. [S386] Jonathan Pearson, Contributions for the Genealogies of the Descendants of the First Settlers of the Ancient County of Albany, from 1630 to 1800 (1872; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1984), 43-44, further cited as Pearson, Genealogies of the First Settlers of Albany.
  2. [S105] "Ancient Families of Albany," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 3 (April 1872), at 82-83, further cited as "Albany Families."
  3. [S57] S. V. [Sebastian Visscher] Talcott, Genealogical Notes on New York and New England Families, (Albany, New York: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1883), 68, further cited as Talcott, New York and New England Familes.