Nicholas Brinck

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
Nicholas Brinck, son of Thomas Brink and Francyntjen Schoonhoven, was born probably shortly before his baptism at Kingston, Ulster Co., New York, 20 October 1728.1,2 He died at Owego, Tioga Co., New York, before 4 July 1804.3

Nicholas married (1) Catherine Decker, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Walpack, Sussex Co., New Jersey, 5 February 1749;3,4 he married (2) Hester van Garden, daughter of Peter van Garden and Margaret Decker, at Walpack, 1758.3,5

Family 1

Catherine Decker b. 17 Jan 1726, d. 1756
  • William Brinck3,6 b. 14 Jan 1750, d. 1831
  • Thomas Brinck3 b. 16 Aug 1752, d. 10 Mar 1812
  • Jacobus Brinck7,8 b. 21 Apr 1754

Family 2

Hester van Garden b. 31 Oct 1739
  • Margaret Brinck+5,9 b. 6 Apr 1761
  • Nicholas Brinck10 b. 23 Nov 1770, d. 15 Apr 1834
  • Cornelia Brinck3,11 b. 30 Aug 1772
  • David Brinck10,12 b. 8 Dec 1776, d. 1825
This person was last edited on16 Dec 2017


  1. [S1411] Laurel Shanafelt Powell, A Brink Book: Some Descendants of Lambert Huybertse and His Wife Hendrikje Cornelisse (the American Progenitors of the Early Brink Family) From Wageningen, Gelderland, Holland-In 1660 to New Amsterdam on The Faith (Ocala, Florida: Powell-Shanafelt Family History Books, 1996), 55, further cited as Powell, A Brink Book.
  2. [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), 177, further cited as Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages.
  3. [S1411] Powell, A Brink Book, 61.
  4. [S1421] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Reformed Dutch Church Records, 1716-1830 (1913; reprint, Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2008), 93, further cited as Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records.
  5. [S1406] William E. Westbrooke, The Westbrook Family of New York: 1974, (San Francisco, California: s.p., 1974), 61-62; digital images, : 2009), 61-62, further cited as The Westbrook Family.
  6. [S1421] Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records, 9.
  7. [S1411] Powell, A Brink Book, 62.
  8. [S1421] Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records, 13.
  9. [S1421] Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records, 16.
  10. [S1411] Powell, A Brink Book, 63.
  11. [S1421] Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records, 24.
  12. [S1421] Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records, 27.