Peter van Garden

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Peter van Garden, son of Gysbert Albertz van Garden and Rachel Rosenkrans, was born probably shortly before his baptism at Rochester, Ulster Co., New York, 1 November 1684.1

Peter married Margaret Decker, daughter of Hermanus Decker and Rachel Montagne, at Kingston, Ulster Co., New York, 26 November 1714.2,3,4


Margaret Decker b. 8 Mar 1696
  • Rachel van Garden5 b. 19 May 1717
  • Gysbert van Garden6 b. 10 Jan 1720
  • Alexander van Garden7 b. 6 Oct 1728
  • Petrus van Garden8 b. 26 Mar 1735
  • Hester van Garden+9,3 b. 31 Oct 1739
This person was last edited on28 Apr 2016


  1. [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), 23, further cited as Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages.
  2. [S1431] Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages, 529.
  3. [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), 61, further cited as Powell, A Brink Book.
  4. [S1430] Benton Weaver Decker, The Decker Genealogy: Some Descendants of the Dutch Immigrants, Johannes Gerretsen (Decker) and Jan Broersen (Decker) (n.p.: p.p., 1980), 112, further cited as Decker, Decker Genealogy.
  5. [S1431] Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages, 118.
  6. [S1431] Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages, 129.
  7. [S1431] Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages, 177.
  8. [S1431] Hoes, Kingston Baptisms & Marriages, 209.
  9. [S1421] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Reformed Dutch Church Records, 1716-1830 (1913; reprint, Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2008), 101, further cited as Vosburgh, Minisink Valley Records.