- BIRTH date based on Baptism (MAS 6-4-06) place provided by NAVVF Web SIte
BAPTISM: record of RDC of NY s/o Lambert Van Valckenburg;
Sponsors: Marten Cregir, Jan Hartman and Luntie Jochems; place
was known then as New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
MARRIAGE: 1st; no known record; son Lambert was married in 1693, assuming
he was 20-22 when he married, his parents should have been married abt 1670-72
MARRIAGE: 2nd; After 3 banns, Jochum Van Valkenburg, widower of Eva Vroman, to Jannetie Mingaal Van Aalsteyn, widow of Lambert Van Aalsteyn; Church record
NOTE ON PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN:
Paul I Van Valkenburg states that the first 5 children were all baptised on the same day. Their birthdates are unknown. They were placed in the order of their Baptism. Johannes, Hendrick, Abraham, Bartholomeus & Lambert, with dau Jannetje placed at the end.
If each child married at about 20 years of age, the order would change to the
Lambert md 1693; Jannetje md 1698; Hendrick md 1709; Bartholomeus
1701; Abraham md 1706; Johannes md 1707; Isaac bap 1686 md 1705; Jacob bap
1689 md 1713; Jochem bap 1692 md 1719; Engeltie bap 1695 md 1723
Lambert, Jannetje and Hendrick were placed in 1-3 because of the Dutch naming
custum which was usually followed at this time.
The numbering system is based on the one developed by Paul I Van Valkenburg
with the following changes: the sons of Jochem are given the numbers 1 through 8 with daughter Jannetje number 9 and Engeltie letter X (for 10).