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  1. Coenradt Jacobse ten Eyck: Birth: 1678 in Albany. Death: 1753

  2. Barent Jacobse ten Eyck: Birth: ABT. 1679. Death: JAN 1709/10

  3. Hendrick Barentse ten Eyck: Birth: DEC 1680 in Albany. Death: FEB 1772

  4. Mayken Jacobse ten Eyck: Birth: 26 APR 1685.

  5. Andries Jacobse ten Eyck: Birth: 25 MAR 1688. Death: ABT. 1688

  6. Teuntie ten Eyck: Birth: ABT. 1691.

  7. Jenneken Jacobse ten Eyck: Birth: 20 AUG 1693. Death: ABT. 1693


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a. Continued:   Geertje Coeymans Ten Eyck by Stefan Bielinski
  Geertje Coeymans was born in April 1654. She was the daughter of landholder Barent Pieterse Coeymans.
  About 1676, she married Manhattan shoemaker Jacob C. Ten Eyck who was in the process of relocating to Albany. Over the next two decades their children were baptized at the Albany Dutch church where both parents were members and regular baptism sponsors.
  These Ten Eycks were Albany residents who lived on the hill in what became the second ward.
  Geertje lost her husband during the 1690s. She was an Albany mainstay who continued to live in their Pearl Street home surrounded by her grown children and their families. She filed her will in September 1716. It devised her substantial estate to her four living children and to the child of another deceased son.
  She lived two decades longer and died on February 27, 1736. Geertje Coeymans Ten Eyck was buried in the Dutch church cemetery a few days later. Her children and their offspring established the Ten Eyck family in early Albany society.
  notes
  Sources: The life of Geertje Coeymans Ten Eyck is CAP biography number 241. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
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  first posted: 8/30/04 Will of Geertie Ten Eyck - 1716
  In the name of God, Amen. �Be it known and manifest to all People that I, Geertie Ten Eyck, of Albany widow of Jacob Ten Eyck, being in good health.� I leave to my grandson Jacob, son of my son, Barent Ten Eyck, deceased, 30 shillings. I leave to the children of my son, Barent Ten Tyck, deceased, viz., Jacob, Johanes, Geertie, Janitie, Maria, and Barnye, 1/5 of all of my estate. To my sons Coenraedt and Hendrick, each 1/5. To Mary, wife of Andries Van Pelt, and to my daughter Teuntie, each 1/5. The heirs of my son, Barent Ten Eyck, deceased, when they come of age are to give a deed to Jacob, Ten Eyck, of New York, bolter, for all their right to two certain houses in New York, which did formerly belong to their grand-father, Coenraedt Ten Eyck, as described in a deed by me and others dated June 11, 1712, and now in the hands of Jacob Ten Eyck. I make my sons Coenraedt and Hendrick executors.
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  Will dated September 6, 1716. Probated July 10, 1736. Printed in Abstract of Wills volume 27, p. 204. Transformed by JP
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  first posted: 10/15/04


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