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Gerrit TOERS

Gerrit TOERS

Male Abt 1730 - 1799  (~ 68 years)

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  • Name Gerrit TOERS  [1
    Born Abt Dec 1730  Saddle River, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Apr 1799 
    Person ID I359  The Turses
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2010 

    Father Ariaen Laurensen TOERS,   b. May 1694,   d. Bef 1746  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Annatie IMMET,   b. born in Highlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1781 
    Married 13 May 1721  Hackensack Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F233  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Magritie VAN WINKLE,   b. 24 Oct 1729, Belleville Twp., Essex, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 Dec 1759  Acquackanonk Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • RECORD UNVERIFIED. This looks like an error on the part of a RUTAN genealogist working from marriage records of Henry Rutan. Annatje, daughter of Nicholas Toers, died in January 1796, making the marriage to Francis feasible
    Children 
    +1. Annatje TOERS,   b. Abt 1750,   d. Abt 1794  (Age ~ 44 years)
     2. Fransyntie (Syntje) TOERS,   b. 26 Feb 1762,   d. Bef 1834, Spring Garden, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 71 years)
    +3. Johannes (John) TOERS,   b. 1 Aug 1764
    +4. Maragrieta TOERS,   b. 20 Sep 1766
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt Dec 1730 - Saddle River, Bergen, NJ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Dec 1759 - Acquackanonk Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Banns for his marriage were published on 23 Nov 1759 (NJA-XXII-397)

      Gerrit’s will given on 3 March 1795 at Saddle River, Bergen, NJ, USA; Henry Rutan is executor. He died before 2 May 1799. His estate was probated on 2 May 1799 at Essex, NJ, USA. Will mentions wife Margaret, children listed, and grandson Garret, son of John (Johannes)

      Text of will by Unknown author, "Documents Relating to the Colonial, Revolutionary and Post-Revolutionary History of the State of NJ", First Series - Vol. XXXVIII, Calendar of NJ Will, Administrations, Etc. Volume IX - 1796-1800, 372, "1795, Mar. 3. Toers, Gerret, of Saddle River Twsp., Bergen, yeoman; will of. Wife, Margaret, possession of estate, during her life. Son, John, L10. Grandson, Gerret (son of John), a small gun. Daughter, Fransyntye (wife of Henry Rutan), L100. Daughter, Margaret (wife of Jacobus Van Winkle), L100. Residue to be divided between son and the 2 daughters after wife's decease. Executors - wife, Margaret, and son-in-law, Henry Rutan. Witnesses - Cornelius Van Houten, John N. Romine and Hessel Peterse. Proved in Essex May 2, 1799. [5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] The Toers - Tuers Family, Howard S. F. Randolph, #44.

    2. [S19] IGI File.

    3. [S48] RDC Hackensack.

    4. [S35] Vreeland Genealogy Project.

    5. [S16] The Toers - Tuers Family, Howard S. F. Randolph.