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Heermance Family - Dutch Roots

The Heermance Family originated in Holland. I am still researching this family and know little about their lives, etc. Here's how the story goes:

Johannes Foken Janse Heermance was born abt. 1655 in Holland. Wife Unknown. Their child was:

Henrick Focken Heermance. He married Annetje Van Wagenen in Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Children of Hendrick and Annetje:

  1. Andrie Focken Heermance - born April 12, 1685, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Died - 1769, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York
  2. Johannes Heermance
  3. Jacob Heermance
  4. Jan Heermance

Andrie Focken Heermance - married Neeltje Van Wagenen in 1710, Kingston, Ulster County, New York. She was the daughter of Gerritt Van Wagenen and Claartje Pels. Children of Andrie and Neeltje:

  1. Hendrick Heermance - born 1713, Kingston, Ulster County, New York
  2. John Heermance
  3. Jacob Heermance
  4. Garrett Heermance
  5. Petrus Heermance
  6. Nicolas Heermance
  7. Wilhelmus Heermance
  8. Abraham Heermance
  9. Phillip Heermance

Hendrick Heermance - Married Annatje Stoutenburg on April 26 1751 in Kingston, Ulster County New York. She was born abt. 1730 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Children of Hendrick and Annatje:

  1. Israel Heermance - born 1761, Ulster County, New York - died March 16, 1826, Clavarack, Columbia County, New York. He married Helena, born 1769
  2. Andries Heermance - born August 15, 1762, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York
  3. John Hendrick Heermance - born Mary 27, 1764, Reed Hook, Dutchess County, New York
  4. Phillip Heermance - born abt. 1766

John Hendrick Heermance - married Elizabeth Swart. Children of John and Elizabeth:

  1. William P. Heermance - born Red Hook, Dutchess County, New York. Married Rachel Harder. Their child: Joseph Rosene Heermance
  2. John Stewart Heermance - born August 28, 1791
  3. Johannes Ryer Heermance - born July 20, 1792, Red Hook, Dutchess County, New York
  4. Cornelius Johannes Heermance - born January 23, 1794, Red Hook, Dutchess County, New York

Cornelius Johannes Heermance - married Anna Marie Bame on September 18, 1816 in Nassau Tsp., Rennselear County, New York. She was born abt. 1793 in Schodak, Rennselear County, New York. Children of Cornelius and Anna:

  1. Elizabeth Mary Heermance - born April 10, 1817, Schodak, Rennselear County, New York
  2. Alida Mary Heermance - born March 20, 1823
  3. Joseph Orville Heermance - born September 19, 1830, Schodak, Rennselear County, New York. He married Margret Gertrude

Elizabeth Mary Heermance - married Charles Suydam, abt. 1842 in Albany, New York. He was the son of Timothy Suydam and Maria ?.

To continue with my direct line - click the link for Charles Suydam.



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