Family: Nieukirk, Col. Cornelius / Miller, Mary (F15959)

m. 19 Oct 1758


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  • Nieukirk, Col. CorneliusFather | Male
    Nieukirk, Col. Cornelius

    Born  2 Sep 1733  Pittsgrove Township, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Nov 1795  Pittsgrove Township, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Old Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Daretown, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  19 Oct 1758  [1]   
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    Miller, MaryMother | Female
    Miller, Mary

    Born  1739   
    Died  6 Aug 1806  Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Old Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Daretown, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Nieukirk, AndrewChild 1 | Male
    + Nieukirk, Andrew

    Born  2 Aug 1773  Upper Pittsgrove Township, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Jan 1850  Upper Pittsgrove Township, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Friendship Methodist Cemetery, Monroeville, Salem County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Fish, Tryphena | F5691 
    Married  3 May 1795   

  • Sources 
    1. [S1664] The van Nieukirk, Nieukirk, Newkirk Family, (Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania) (Reliability: 3), 16 Apr 2017.
      The van Nieukirk, Nieukirk, Newkirk Family
      Publications of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
      Special Number
      Published in Philadelphia in 1934

      Available at http://tacrocker.com/van_nieuwkirk_family.pdf

      Includes photo of the revolutionary sword of Col. Cornelius Niekirk

      Identifies Mary Miller as the wife of Cornelius (p. 31).

      P. 50 has bio of Cornelius (#28), which includes the following facts:
      b. in Pinesgrove (later renamed Pittsgrove, Salem County, New Jersey) September 2, 1783 (sic; an obvious error: should be 1733) and died there November 8, 1795. "Buried in Presbyterian Church yard at Dareville, with his parents and kinfolk."

      On 19 Oct 1758, Cornelius married Mary Miller, daughter of Joast and Christiana Miller of Salem County. Mary is buried next to Cornelius and died 6 Aug 1806, age 67.
      Lists 13 children and provides their biographical details.


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