Jan Roelofsen SEBRING
1631 - ABT 1703
: Adriaentje POLHEMUS
- BIRTH: 1631, Beyle, Drenth, Netherlands
- EMIGRATION: ABT 1600, NJ
- DEATH: ABT 1703, Bergen Co., NJ
- MARRIAGE: ABT 1660, Brazil
- Cornelius SEBRING
- Ida SEBRING
- Lucas SEBRING
- Johannes SEBRING
- Roelof Janse SEBRING
- +Elizabeth SEBRING
- Catherine SEBRING
- Daniel SEBRING
- +Mary SEBRING
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"Representative Pioneer Settlers of New Netherland and their Original Home Places"
NYGBR v65 p6
"Sebring (Seberinge), Jan Roelofse, prob. from Drenthe."
(citing the Somerset County, NJ Historical Quarterly.)
"The Rev. Johannes Theodorus Polhemius and Some of his Descendants"
I. Heyward Peck
NYGBR v90 p171 (Jul 1959)
"Adrianna, b. abt. 1644, probably on the island of Itamarca, Brazil; d. before 1702...
About 1661 Adrianna mar. Jan Roeloffsen Sebring b. in Drenthe, Holland, in 1631
who had emigrated to America with his brother-in-law Steven Coerte Van Voorhees
aboard De Bonte Koe in April 1660. He settled in Flatbush, L. I., and attended the
Dutch Church there where his father-in-law preached. On March 6, 1674, he conveyed
to the Rev. Polhemus 24 morgens of land in Flatbush which he had bought of Cornelius
Smallwood and on May 17, 1681, he sold the balance of his property there and removed
to Bergen, N. J. On Oct. 2,1682, he and his wife were received into the Dutch Church
there by certificate from the church in Midwout (Bergen Dutch Church recs.). They had
(a) Cornelius Sebring b. abt. 1662; mar. Aeltje Fredriks Lubbertse.
(b) Ida Sebring b. abt. 1664, in Midwout; mar. Isaac Billew.
(c) Lucas Sebring b. abt. 1666, in Midwout; mar. Marritje Dorland.
(d) Roelof Sebring b. abt. 1675; mar. Christyntje Volkert.
(e) Elizabeth Sebring bap. June 8, 1677, in the Brooklyn Dutch Church.
(f) Daniel Sebring bap. July 2, 1682 (HSYB: 1898: 125).
(g) Johannes Sebring b. ---
(Wilson and Allied Fams., 1929, pp. 140-44)."
International Genealogical Index (R)