Gerrit Lubbertsen Van Blarcom
Born: 1639 - Fort Orange, NY, USA
Died: - Unknown
Born about 1639, Gerrit was said to have purchased a farm from a man named Jan Tuenesse prior to December 14, 1660, in Midwout, just south of his sister Tryntje's family. Gerrit, along with his stepfather, was appointed guardian of Tryntje's 3 children when she passed. Gerrit married Gertruyd Willems and had 3 children, all of whom were baptized at Midwout: Cornelia, baptized January 30, 1681; Jacob, baptized March 30, 1683; and Gysbrecht, baptized March 8, 1685.1
1Zabriskie, George Olin. The Van Blarcom Family of New Jersey. New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 99, No.3. New York Genealogical and Biographical Society. July 1968; 141-148.
Father: Lubbert Gysbertsen Van Blarcom
Mother: Divertje Cornelis Van Blarcom