Family of Annatie Ecker (17312) & Johannis Van Tassel (21547)
31742. Johannis Van Tassel. Born ca 1734. Johannis was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 23 Apr 1734.369 Johannis, son of Joannis Van Thexel, witnesses Joannis Van Thexel & wife Catharina [grandparents]. Johannis died on 22 May 1813.377
Johannis married Mary Bartine, daughter of John Bartine. Born in 1733. Mary died in 1825.377
Children of John and Mary: Stephen 1760, Hannah 1764, Benjamin 1761, and Polly (Mary) 1776.377
Their children include:
31743. Magdalentie Van Tassel. Born in 1736. Magdalentie was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 10 Apr 1736.369 Witnesses: Jan Ecker & wife Magdaletie [grandparents].
Magdalena, also known as Lenah.
Child of William Walrum and Magdalena Van Tessel:
i. Joseph Waldron, bp. 13 Feb 1762;
ii. Anna Waldron, bp. 12 Feb 1764;
iii. Johannes Waldron, bp. 27 Aug 1767;
iv. Effye Waldron, bp. 3 Jun 1770;
v. Catharina Waldron, bp. 20 Nov 1774 at St Pauls Lutheran church, Red Hook (wit: Abraham Kiselbrech & Gritjen Schryver); and
vi. John Waldron, b. 1 Jun 1777, bp. 22 Jun 1777 at Rhinebeck Reformed Church (wit: William Schepmus & wife Jane Turk).
On 26 Jul 1760 Magdalentie married William Waldron, son of Joseph Waldron (ca Nov 1708-) & Aefje Hellaker (ca Mar 1702-), in Red Hood Lutheran Church, NY. Born ca Nov 1735 in Rye, Westchester Co., NY. William was baptized in New York, NY, on 28 Nov 1735. Willem, son of Joseph Waldron & Aafje Ellaken, witnesses Hendrik Van Winkelen & Catharina Waldron.
31744. Hendrick Van Tassel. Born in 1738. Hendrick was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 29 Apr 1738.369 Hendreck, son of Johannis & Annatie Van Thexel, Witnesses Hendericus [uncle] Van Thexel & Raghel Ecker [aunt].
Hendrick was a soldier in the French War.377
31745. Stefanis Van Tassel. Born in 1740. Stefanis was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 20 Apr 1740.369 Stefanis, son of Johannis & Annatie Van Thexel, witnesses Mattheus Fosuur & wife Magdaletie [Ecker, aunt].
31746. Catharina Van Tassel. Born in 1742. Catharina was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 12 Jun 1742.369 Catharina, daughter of Johannis & Annatie Van Thexel, witnesses Johannis de Revier & wife Catharina (Johannis’s sister).
31747. Annatie Van Tassel. Born in 1744. Annatie was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 16 Jun 1744.369 Annatie, daughter of Johannis Van Thessel & Annatie his wife, witnesses Nicklaes de Vouw & Annatie Van Theseel [aunt], widow of Hendreck Davidtse.
Annatie, or Hannah, Van Tassel. Children of Cornelius and Annatie:
i. Elizabeth Scott, bp. 14 May 1762 (wit: Stephanus Freelich & Elizabeth Scott)369;
ii. Henry Scott, bp. 1763;
iii. Robert Scott;
iv. Mary Scott, bp. 1766;
v. Garteerah (Gertrude) Scott;
vi. Cornelia Scott, bp. 1777;
vii. Hannah Scott; and
viii. Cornelius Scott, bp. 1765.377
On 8 Sep 1763 Annatie married Cornelius Scott, son of William Scott & Mareitze Dirkse Hoyer (ca 1706-).377 Born on 17 Feb 1741 in Kingston, NY. Cornelius died in Duanesburg, Dutchess Co., NY, on 7 May 1804; he was 63. Buried in Scot Cemetery, Duanesburg.
31748. Rachel Van Tassel. Born in 1749. Rachel was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 25 Apr 1749.369 Rachel, daughter of Johannis Van Tessel, witnesses Johannis Van Tessel & wife [grandparents].
Children of Hendrick and Rachel: Marytie bp 1772, and Abraham bp 1777.377
Rachel married Hendrick de Revier (35542) , son of Johannis de Revier (31791) (1711-) & Catherina Van Tassel (21551) (1719-ca 1803). Born ca Apr 1750. Hendrick was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 17 Apr 1750.369 Hendricks, son of Johannis de Revier & wife, witnesses Ary Buys & wife.
31749. Elizabeth Van Tassel. Born ca 1751. Elizabeth was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 8 Oct 1751.369 Elisabet, daughter of Johannes Van Tessel, witnesses Johannis Martlingshs and his wife.
31750. Maritie Van Tassel. Born in 1752. Maritie was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 24 Oct 1752.369 Maritie, son of Johannis Van Tessel, witnesses Willum Van Tessel & wife.
31751. Aeltie Van Tassel. Born in 1753. Aeltie was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 11 Nov 1753.369 Aeltie, daughter of Johannis Van Tessel, witnesses Sybout Ecker & wife.
31752. Abraham Van Tassel. Born in 1754. Abraham was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 19 Aug 1754.369 Abraham, son of Johannis Van Tessel, witnesses Elbert Artse & his wife. Abraham died on 15 Mar 1826.377
Abraham, nick-named “Brom Bones”.377
Abraham married Esther Devoe, daughter of Abraham Devoe (ca 1725-) & Lea Storm (ca 1725-). Born in 1759. Esther was baptized in Sleepy Hollow Reformed Church, on 24 Apr 1759.369 Ester, daughter of Abraham Devoe & wife, witnesses Joanis Devoe & wife.
Esther, also known as Hester, De Voe. Children of Abraham and Esther: Johannis 1779, Annatie bp 1783, Hannah, Leahalla 1784, Isaac 1786, Catherine 1789, Abraham 1791 (“Indian Brom”, perhaps used by Washington Irving as a model for the “Headless Horseman”), Helen 1793, Ann 1796, Rebecca 1804, and Emeline 1806.377
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