Author Gloria Waldron Hukle

New York Historical Book Series by Gloria Waldron Hukle

Waldron/ Vandenbergh (Children)

See Portrait of Pieter Waldron b.1675 at Manhattan d. 1725 at Albany- buried at the Dutch churchyard at Albany, New York.

Below listed are the 10 children born to Pieter Waldron and wife, Catherine (Cate)

1. Engeltie #1 born 1699 -Bapt. 19 Feb. 1699 Never married -died young

2. William , born 13 Apr. 1700 married Elizabeth Beekman, 19 Jan. 1720. Twelve Children.  William did well in Albany as a bricklayer.

3. Cornelia born 1702 (Bap. 2 Dec. 1702) married Derick Bratt Jr. 6 Sept. 1719. Two children

4. Cornelius born 1705 married Jannetie Van Ness at Albany , N.Y. 26 Sept. 1732 He died 18 May 1756 (Murder) Watch for 4th Hukle novel in 2016.

5. Engeltie #2 born 1708  Never married

6. Catherine born 1711 married Hendrick Van Wie 21 Oct. 1732 . Eight children-may have been more.

7. Eva born 1714 Baptised 11 April 1714 married John F. Witbeck 9 May 1740 Six children. (note in 1791 Eva and John Witbeck were members of the E. Greenbush Reformed Church)

8. Peter born 1717 died 29 May 1728

9. Rebecca born 1719 Bap. 30 Aug. 1719 Married John G. Yates 28 Nov. 1737 lived after marriage at Greenbush (today Rensselaer, New York area)

10 Gerrit born 1723 Bapt. 7 April 1723 married Maria de Forest 21 Oct. 1744. Eight children.

Note in old church records Waldron is often spelled Waldrum.

Above information obtained from "New Harlem Register source data from Vol. 88 and New York Dutch Reformed Church Records. Pieter Waldron portrait at site Gallery.