John Truax

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John Truax, son of Philip Truax and Sarah La Rue, was born at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, about 1700.1 He died at Freehold, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, before 14 April 1778.1

John married (1) Sytje van Kerken, daughter of Aert Jansz Verkerk and Grace Bundick, before 1725;2,1 he married (2), as her 2nd husband, Ann (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), after 1735.2

Family 1

Sytje van Kerken b. 29 May 1704, d. bef. 1735
  • Abraham Truax2 b. say 1725
  • John Truax+1 b. 27 Aug 1727, d. aft. 1784
  • William Truax2 b. 6 Dec 1727, d. 3 Aug 1771
  • Mary Truax2 b. say 1729
  • Elsey Truax2 b. 4 Mar 1733
  • Rulef Truax2 b. 25 Aug 1735

Family 2

Ann (…) d. 1785
This person was last edited on16 Dec 2017


  1. [S1101] Barbara Carver Smith, The Truax/Truex Family of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, New Jersey, 1675-1990: Descendants of Philippe Du Trieux (Lakewood, New Jersey: p.p., 1991), 6-7, further cited as Smith, Truax of New Jersey.
  2. [S1102] Jennifer Smith and Anita Bruihl Bradford, The Truax/Truex Genealogy Project, 5 Volumes (title varies) vols. (Carmel, Indiana: The Association of Philippe du Trieux Descendants, 2002), 5:3-4, further cited as Smith and Bradford, Truax Project.