Thursday, March 30, 2017

1749 Marriage Record of Johan Ernst Defuh and Maritgen Keller - Treasure Chest Thursday Post #358

This week's Treasure Chest Thursday document is the marriage record of Johan Ernst Defuh and Maritgen Keller in Germantown, New York:

The first marriage on the page is for Johan Ernst Defuh and Maritgen Keller:

The transcription of this record is:

Feb 1.  Jojhan Ernst Defuh , son of Abraham Defuh
Maritgen Keller, dau of Conrad Keller"

The source citation for this record is:

"U.S. Dutch Reformed Church Records from Selected States, 1639-1989," digital images, (, New York > Germantown > Germantown N.Y., Book 81, page 483 (image 245 of 291), Johan Ernst Defuh and Maritgen Keller marriage entry, 1 February 1749

Johan Ernst Defuh (Dafoe) (1726-1784) was the son of Abraham and Maria Catherina (Reiffenberger) Dafoe of Dutchess County, New York.  Maritjen Keller (1729-1789) was the daughter of Conrad and Maria Barbara (Proper) Keller of Livingston, New York.  Johan and Maritjen are my 7th great-grandparents.


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1 comment:

Geolover said...

This handwritten (by whom is not explained) transcript of the Camp German Reformed Church, of what is now Germantown, Columbia County, NY, was for the Holland Society. There is some explanation of provenance on image 4 of 291.