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Melyn Family


                      Generation One

1.  Dieric Melyn resided at Heeze, North Brabant, The Netherlands.

     Known children of Dieric Melyn include:
     2.          i. Lambrecht Melyn, m. Heylwich de Witte; m. Perynken
                    van Herintem.
                ii. Jan Melyn resided at Antwerp, Belgium.


                      Generation Two

2.  Lambrecht Melyn (Dieric1); m. Heylwich de Witte; 1st wife; m.
Perynken van Herintem 6 Aug 1553 at Onze Lieve Vrouw; 2nd
wife.
     He resided at Antwerp, Belgium.

     Known children of Lambrecht Melyn and Heylwich de Witte were as
follows:
                 i. Matheeus Melyn.
                ii. Chretien Melyn; m. Apollonie van Westvoort; d.
                    before 1588.
               iii. Tanneken Melyn.
                iv. Magdalena Melyn.

     Known children of Lambrecht Melyn and Perynken van Herintem were
as follows:
     3.          i. Andries Melyn, b.  at Belgium; m. Jeanne van
                    Westvoort; m. Marie Ghuedinx-Botens.
                ii. Heylken Melyn.
               iii. Jan Melyn.
                iv. Jan Diericz Melyn.
                 v. Lambrecht Melyn.
                vi. Peeter Melyn.
               vii. Jacques Melyn; m. Jossine van Dickele; 1st
                    husband.


                     Generation Three

3.  Andries Melyn (Lambrecht2, Dieric1); b. at Belgium; m. Jeanne van
Westvoort, daughter of Eustache van Westvoort and Jeanne van Callen,
29 Jul 1576 at Parish of Saint Andrew, Antwerp, Belgium; 1st wife; m.
Marie Ghuedinx-Botens Nov 1597 at Parish of Saint Walburga, Antwerp,
Belgium; 2nd wife; d. 9 Nov 1606 at Antwerp, Belgium.
     He was a carpenter and lumber dealer.

     Jeanne van Westvoort died circa Oct 1596.
     Known children of Andries Melyn and Jeanne van Westvoort were as
follows:
                 i. Lambert Melyn; prob. b 1580; m. Catherine de Pape;
                    d. either Apr 1621 or Apr 1624.
                    He was a carpenter.
                ii. Abraham Melyn; prob. b. circa 1581; baptized 14
                    Aug 1589 at Parish of Notre Dame, Antwerp,
                    Belgium; m. Martine Matthyssens 16 Jan 1607 at
                    Parish of Notre Dame, Antwerp, Belgium; 1st wife;
                    m. Marie van Merhem 24 Nov 1630 at Parish of Notre
                    Dame, South Ward, Antwerp, Belgium; 2nd husband;
                    d. 1 Oct 1639 at Antwerp, Belgium.
                    He was a carpenter.
               iii. Pierrine Melyn; prob. b. circa 1584; baptized 14
                    Aug 1589 at Parish of Notre Dame, Antwerp,
                    Belgium; m. Guillaume de Mont circa Jun 1614; d.
                    24 Apr 1625; cholera.
                iv. Isaac Melyn; baptized 14 Aug 1589 at Parish of
                    Notre Dame, Antwerp, Belgium.
                 v. Jacques Melyn; b. circa 1586; m. Marie Geeraerts
                    15 Feb 1609 at Parish of Notre Dame, Antwerp,
                    Belgium.
                    He was a slate roofer.
                vi. Cornelie Melyn; b. 18 Mar 1590 at Parish of Notre
                    Dame, Antwerp, Belgium.
               vii. Susanne Melyn; baptized 6 Sep 1592 at Parish of
                    Notre Dame, Antwerp, Belgium.
              viii. Jossine Melyn; baptized 1 Jan 1594 at Parish of
                    Notre Dame, Antwerp, Belgium.
                ix. Marie Melyn; baptized 1 Jan 1594 at Parish of
                    Notre Dame, Antwerp, Belgium; m. Pierre Vorstegen,
                    son of Pierre Vorstegen, 24 Nov 1619 at Parish of
                    Notre Dame, South Ward, Antwerp, Belgium.
                 x. Jossine Melyn; baptized 16 Mar 1595 at Parish of
                    Notre Dame, Antwerp, Belgium; d. before 6 Mar
                    1606.
                xi. Eustache Melyn; baptized 24 Oct 1596 at Parish of
                    Saint Andrew, Antwerp, Belgium; m. Elisabeth
                    Vercauteren 26 Nov 1617 at Parish of Saint
                    Jacques, Antwerp, Belgium; d. 5 Nov 1651 at age
                    55.
                    He was a plumber & worker in the metal lead.

     Marie Ghuedinx-Botens died circa Oct 1606.
     Known children of Andries Melyn and Marie Ghuedinx-Botens were as
follows:
                 i. Hans Melyn; baptized 28 Mar 1599 at Parish of
                    Saint Walburga, Antwerp, Belgium; m. Susanne
                    Beert, daughter of Juste Beert, 25 Mar 1623.
     4.         ii. Cornelis Melyn, b. circa 1600 at 'The Sack',
                    Antwerp, Belgium; m. Janneken Adriaens.
               iii. Susanne Melyn; baptized 1 Sep 1602 at Parish of
                    Saint Walburga, Antwerp, Belgium; d. between Oct
                    1623 and Sep 1626; unmarried.
                iv. Anne Melyn; baptized 21 Jan 1605 at Parish of
                    Saint Walburga, Antwerp, Belgium; d. before Mar
                    1606.


                     Generation Four

4.  Cornelis Melyn (Andries3, Lambrecht2, Dieric1); b. circa 1600 at
'The Sack', Antwerp, Belgium; baptized 17 Sep 1600 at Church of Saint
Walburga, Antwerp, Belgium; m. Janneken Adriaens 22 Apr 1627 at
Amsterdam, Holland; d. between 1663 and 1668 at New Haven, CT.
     He and Janneken Adriaens immigrated on 14 Aug 1641 to New
Amsterdam, New Netherlands; sailed from Holland 17 May 1641 on ship
'Den Eyckenbloom'; He resided at New Haven, CT. He was Patroon of
Staten Island. He resided at Staten Island, New Netherlands.

     Janneken Adriaens was born in 1604 at Myert, Holland. She died by
1674.
     Known children of Cornelis Melyn and Janneken Adriaens were as
follows:
                 i. Cornelia Melyn; baptized 27 Feb 1628 at Nieuwe
                    Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland; m. Jacob Loper 30 Jun
                    1647 at New York Dutch Church, New Amsterdam, New
                    Netherland; 1st husband; m. Jacob Schellinger, son
                    of Daniel Schellinger, 7 Apr 1653; 2nd husband; d.
                    25 Feb 1716/17 at age 88.
                    She immigrated before 15 Aug 1641 to New
                    Netherlands; sailed from Holland 17 May 1641 on
                    ship 'Den Eyckenbloom'.
                ii. Joannes Melyn; baptized 17 Apr 1629 at Nieuwe
                    Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
               iii. Cornelis Melyn; baptized 6 Sep 1630 at Nieuwe
                    Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
                iv. Cornelis Melyn; baptized 11 Oct 1633 at Nieuwe
                    Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland; d. Sep 1655 at Staten
                    Island, New Netherlands, at age 21; indian
                    massacre.
                 v. Abraham Melyn; baptized 27 May 1635 at Nieuwe
                    Kerk, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
                vi. Mariken Melyn; baptized 29 Apr 1637 at Nieuwe
                    Kerk, Amsterdam, Netherlands; m. Claes Allertsen
                    Paradijs 18 Jun 1655; 1st husband; m. Matthias
                    Hitfield 26 Aug 1664; 2nd husband; d. between 1694
                    and 1699.
                    She immigrated before 15 Aug 1641 to New
                    Netherlands; sailed from Holland 17 May 1641 on
                    ship 'Den Eyckenbloom'.
               vii. Isaack Melyn; baptized 21 Nov 1638 at Nieuwe Kerk,
                    Amsterdam, Netherlands.
              viii. Jacob Melyn; baptized 17 Apr 1640 at Nieuwe Kerk,
                    Amsterdam, Holland; m. Hannah Hubbard, daughter of
                    George Hubbard and Mary Bishop, 1662; d. 13 Dec
                    1706 at age 66.
                    He immigrated before 15 Aug 1641 to New
                    Netherlands; sailed from Holland 17 May 1641 on
                    ship 'Den Eyckenbloom'.
                ix. Susanna Melyn; baptized 14 Jun 1643 at New York
                    Dutch Reformed Church, New Amsterdam, New
                    Netherlands; m. John Winins 25 Aug 1664; d.
                    between 1687 and 1693.
                 x. Magdalen Melyn; baptized 3 Mar 1645 at New York
                    Dutch Reformed Church, New Amsterdam, New
                    Netherlands.
     5.         xi. Isaac Melyn, b. 22 Jul 1646 at New York Dutch
                    Reformed Church, New Amsterdam, New Netherlands;
                    m. Dorothea Samson; m. Temperance Loveridge.


                     Generation Five

5.  Isaac Melyn (Cornelis4, Andries3, Lambrecht2, Dieric1); baptized
22 Jul 1646 at New York Dutch Reformed Church, New Amsterdam, New
Netherlands; m. Dorothea Samson; 1st wife; m. Temperance Loveridge,
daughter of William Loveridge and Temperance, 5 Oct 1679; 2nd wife; d.
18 May 1693 at Virginia at age 46.

     Temperance Loveridge was born circa 1658 at Dorset, England.
     Known children of Isaac Melyn and Temperance Loveridge were:
     6.          i. Joanna Melyn, b. 24 May 1682 at New York, NY; m.
                    Rev. Jonathan Dickinson.


                      Generation Six

6.  Joanna Melyn (Isaac5, Cornelis4, Andries3, Lambrecht2, Dieric1);
baptized 24 May 1682 at New York, NY; m. Rev. Jonathan Dickinson, son
of Hezekiah Dickinson and Abigail Blackman, circa 1708; 1st wife; d.
20 Apr 1745 at Elizabeth, NJ, at age 62.

     Rev. Jonathan Dickinson was born on 22 Apr 1688 at Hatfield, MA.
He was graduated in 1706 at Yale College, New Haven, CT. He was the
1st President of the College of New Jersey. He was a pastor at 1st
Presbyterian Church, Newark, NJ. He resided at Elizabeth, NJ. He
published "Reasonableness of Christianity" in 1732. He married Mary
Crane in Apr 1747; 2nd wife. He died on 7 Oct 1747 at Elizabethtown,
NJ, at age 59.

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