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Bartholomeus Pieterse Hugens Vrooman married Ariaantgen Hendrix, both of Valkenburg.

    Bartholomeus Vrooman and Ariaantgen Hendrix had:

  1. Pieter Meese Vrooman, born about 1614, married secondly Volckie Pieterse, widow of Gerrit Jan Stavast, who later married again, in 1685, as a widow, to Adriaan Appel.
  2. Jacob Meese Vrooman born about 1616, married Elisabeth, widow of Teunis Cornelise Swart
  3. Hendrick Meese Vrooman
  4. Maritje Bartholomeus Vrooman born about 1620

Hendrick Meese Vrooman (Bartholomeus) birth date unknown. Hendrick died 8 Feb 1690 in Schenectady NY. "kild and burnt" in the massacre

    Hendrick Meese Vrooman had the following children:

  1. Jan Vrooman
  2. Adam Vrooman was born 14 Sep 1649

Jan Vrooman (Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) baptised 15 Feb 1652/53. Jan died aft 24 Apr 1732. He married Geesje Veeder 4 Jul 1680, daughter of Simon Veeder.

    Jan Vrooman and Geesje Veeder had:

  1. Simon Vrooman was born 25 Feb 1681.
  2. Jannetie born 23 July 1682 maried Arent Bratt
  3. Hendrick born 26 March 1684 died 8 May 1690
  4. Jan Vrooman
  5. Jacob Vrooman born 1686, murdered in his father's house 1688
  6. Pieter Vrooman
  7. Hendrick born 12 Sep 1690
  8. Engeltje born 22 Dec 1692 married Jan R Schermerhorn
  9. Johannes born 24 Oct 1694
  10. Maria born 31 Oct 1696 married Gysbert Van Brakel
  11. Jacob born 28 Dec 1698
  12. Caterina Vrooman was born 12 May 1701 and married Jacob Mabie 7 Aug 1725.
  13. Bartholomeus born 10 Jan 1703
  14. Magdalena born 6 Jul 1704 died 6 Apr 1732
  15. Cornelis born 29 Dec 1705 died Jan 1733
  16. Helena married Joseph Van Sice

Adam Vrooman (Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born in Leiden, Holland, 14 Sep 1649 and naturalized in the province of New York in 1715. Adam Vrooman married three times, firstly to Engeltie Barentse Blom. Engeltie and her infant child were killed in the Schenectady Massacre. Adam married secondly in 1691 to Grietje Ryckman, widow of Jacques Cornelise Van Slyck, and thirdly, 13 Jan 1697 to Grietje Takelse Heemstraat. Adam Vrooman died 25 Feb 1730. [additional text]

    Adam Vrooman and Engeltie Barentse Blom had:

  1. Barent baptised 1679, carried off by the Indians, 1690
  2. Wouter baptised 1680, carried off by the Indians, 1690
  3. Pieter Vrooman was born 4 May 1684.
  4. Christina baptised 18 Oct 1685 married Teunis Swart
  5. Hendrik baptised 1687

    Adam Vrooman and Grietje [Ryckman or Heemstraat??] had:

  6. Johannes [Jan] baptised 30 May 1697 in Albany

    Adam Vrooman and Grietje Heemstraat had:

  7. Maria baptised 1 Sep 1699 married Douw Fonda
  8. Bartholomeus baptised 22 Dec 1700
  9. Timotheus baptised 8 Nov 1702
  10. Seth baptised 7 Jan 1705
  11. Jacob Meese baptised 3 Jul 1707 in Albany
  12. Eva married Joachim Ketelhuyn
  13. Jannetie married Harmen Van Skyck

Simon Vrooman (Jan, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born 25 Feb 1681. He married Eytje Delamont 14 Oct 1717, daughter of Jacob Delamont. He made his will in 1752. giving to his son Johannes the "tan pits" near "the City mill" and to son Jacob his house and lot.

    Simon Vrooman and Eytje Delamont had:

  1. Johannes Vrooman was born 23 May 1718.
  2. Catharina Vrooman baptised 14 November 1719
  3. Jacob Vrooman baptised 13 Nov 1723
  4. Maria Vrooman baptised 19 May 1728

Pieter Adamse Vrooman (Adam, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born in NY 4 May 1684. Pieter died 20 Dec 1771 in Schoharie NY, at 87 years of age. He married Grietja Isaccse Van Alstyne 2 Feb 1706. He settled on what was called Vrooman's land in Schoharie with his father; made his will 1768, proved 20 Dec 1771

    Pieter Vrooman and Grietja Van Alstyne had:

  1. Adam Vrooman born 21 Sep 1707
  2. Barent Vrooman [twin] was born 19 Feb 1709.
  3. Martynus Vrooman [twin] born 19 Feb 1709
  4. Cornelis Vrooman born 3 Mar 1711
  5. Engeltie Vrooman born 18 May 1713 married David Ziele
  6. Abraham Vrooman
  7. Jannetie Vrooman baptised 6 Feb 1718
  8. Pieter Meese Vrooman born 5 Jun 1720
  9. Isaac Vrooman born 15 Nov 1722
  10. Geertruy Vrooman born 3 Sep 1725 married Josias Swart
  11. Catarina Vrooman born 29 Mar 1728 married Johannes Lawyer
  12. Lidia Vrooman born 18 Apr 1730

Johannes Vrooman (Simon, Jan, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born 23 May 1718. He married twice. He married before 1762 Volkje, daughter of Jan Barentse Wemple and sister of Antjewemp (Glen). Volkje died 7 Feb 1760 and he married secondly, Sarah Van Antwerpen 31 Jan 1762.

    Johannes Vrooman and Sarah Van Antwerpen had:

  1. Simon Vrooman baptised 22 Sep 1751
  2. Johannes Vrooman baptised 5 Mar 1754
  3. Jacob Vrooman baptised 14 Nov 1756
  4. Abraham Vrooman baptised 7 Feb 1760
  5. Abraham Vrooman baptised 12 Sep 1762
  6. Catarina Vrooman baptised 28 Apr 1765 married Willem S Vedder

Barent Vrooman (Pieter, Adam, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born in NY 19 Feb 1709. Barent made his will 23 Jan 1782 and proved 6 Jun 1782. 16 Jul 1732, he married Engeltie Swart, daughter of Teunis Swart.

    Barent Vrooman and Engeltie Swart had:

  1. Pieter Vrooman born 7 Jan 1736
  2. Teunis Vrooman born 27 Jun 1738
  3. Adam Vrooman born 25 Sep 1740
  4. Christyntje Vrooman born 29 May 1743
  5. Marthynus Vrooman was born 6 Dec 1745.
  6. Josias Vrooman born born 11 Oct 1747
  7. Jannetie born 29 Sep 1750 md --?-- Schuyler
  8. Barent Vrooman born 10 Mar 1754
  9. Sarah Vrooman born 2 Nov 1757

Abraham Pieterse Vrooman (Pieter, Adam, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus), wife unknown.

    Abraham Pieterse had:

  1. Jannetje [Jane] Vrooman was born 30 Mar 1803. She married Isaac Morris

Abraham Vrooman (Johannes, Simon, Jan, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born 12 Sep 1762. He married Machtelt Visscher 23 Nov 1790, daughter of Teunis Visscher.

    Abraham Vrooman and Machtelt Visscher had:

  1. Teunis Vrooman born 13 Jun 1794
  2. Teunis Vrooman born 8 Dec 1795
  3. Maria Vrooman born 20 Sep 1798 married Jacob Vrooman
  4. John Vrooman born 8 May 1801
  5. Jannetje Vrooman born 30 Mar 1803
NOTE: It was initially believed that this was the Jannetje [Jane] Vrooman who married Isaac Morris but this appears not to be correct. It appears that Jannetje was the daughter of Abraham Pieterse Vrooman, son of Pieter Adamse Vrooman.

Marthynus Vrooman (Barent, Pieter, Adam, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born in NY 6 Dec 1745. Marthynus died 1818 in NY, at 72 years of age. He married Sautje Susanna Swart of Schoharie about 15 Jan 1769.

    Marthynus Vrooman and Susanna Swart had:

  1. Josias Vrooman baptised 26 Dec 1771
  2. Josias Vrooman was born 4 Mar 1773
  3. Sara Vrooman baptised 15 Apr 1777

Josias Vrooman (Marthynus, Barent, Pieter, Adam, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born 4 Mar 1773 and died 24 Apr 1841 in Sharon NY(?), at 68 years of age. He married Nancy Low abt 1793.

    Josias Vrooman and Nancy Low had:

  1. Josias A Vrooman was born 24 Dec 1799.

Josias A Vrooman (Josias, Marthynus, Barent, Pieter, Adam, Hendrick Meese, Bartholomeus) was born in NY 24 Dec 1799. Josias died 27 Apr 1867 in Oxford WI, at 67 years of age. He married Elizabeth Fritcher 10 Jan 1821.

    Josias A Vrooman and Elizabeth Fritcher had:

  1. Nancy Vrooman was born in NY 7 Apr 1822. Nancy died 5 Aug 1850 in Darrien WI, at 28 years of age. She married John J Mereness abt 1842.

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