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1677 Jan, son of Hermanus Koning and Marie Graine, was baptized on March 21, with sponsors Elias Pos and Marritie Frans, at the Reformed Dutch Church of New York. [1] [2]

1701 John King was named on a tax list in Nottingham Twp, Burlington County, New Jersey. [3]

1702 Richard French and Mary King were married on January 13, 1701/02 at the house of Harmenus King, Nottingham Twp, Burlington County, New Jersey. Witnessed by John King and others. [4]

1704 William Murfin and Sarah Bunting were married on August 8, at Chesterfield. Witnessed by Anthony and Elizabeth Woodward and others. [5].

1706 John King and Elizabeth Woodward made their second declaration of intention to marry, as recorded on October 3, in the Chesterfield, Burlington County, monthly meeting minutes. [6] [7]

1706 John King, of Nottingham Township, and Elizabeth Woodward, of Freehold, Monmouth County, were married on 13 of 9th month (November), at Chesterfield. Witnesses Anthony Woodward, Harmenius King, Hannah Woodward, Mary King, Thomas Folkes Sen, Mary Foulks, Jos King, Benja King, Rich'd French, Mary French, Samuel Bunting, Jno Bunting, Sarah Bunting, Yonica Kinge, Jno Bunting Jr, Eliz Ballen, Phillip Kinge, Saml Bunting Jr, Mary Foulks Jr, Mary Bunting Jr, (end of list of likely relatives) Wm. Wood, Joseph Myers, John Tantum, Wm Wood Jr, Sam'l Wilson, Joseph Steward, John Cheshire, Rob't Chapman, Jos Nicholson, Caleb Wheatly, Simon Steward, Marma Watson, Ambrose Field, Wm Thorn, Jno Stevenson, Levi Cressey, Jo Scattergood, Frances Davenport, Tho Hunloke, Gervas Hall, Jno Wood, Jno Black, Jo Overton, Hannah Overton, Sarah Wheatly, Alice Steward, Sarah Wright, Susanna Field, Mercy Stevenson, Sarah Rockhill, Patience Chapman, Francis Taylor, Mary Rockhill, Eliz Tantum, and Mary Clayton. [8] [9] [10]

1708 A Record of Highways: Also a Road laid out in Freehold ...[adjoining land owners or names - Richard James, the Indian Path, David Stout, the Division line of ye province] ... allowing to David Stout one swinging gate to Marmaduke Horssman, one swinging Gate, to John King, one swinging Gate, and to Anthony Woodward two swinging Gates, laid out by us; [Signed - Obadiah Bowne, Elisha Lawrence. Dated October 27. [11]

1718 The will of Woodward Anthony of Freehold, Monmouth County was dated Dec 29, 1718 and proved March 26 1730. Wife Hannah sole executrix. Children Thomas, John, Anthony, William, Joseph, Samuel, Elizabeth King, Mary Maltsby, Clemens, and Sarah. Real and personal estate. Witnesses Thomas Wood, Elizabeth Daws, Joseph Reckless. [12]

1724 Preserve Brown Jr. and Mary French were married on October 15. Witnessed by John King and others. [13] [14]

1729 Benjamin Shreeve and Rebecca French were married on April 23, in Upper Springfield, Burlington County. Witnessed by John King and others. [15]

1730 John King, of Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, yeoman, relationship unknown. Int. Inventory of estate (£503.13.4) includes servant girl, (£7); 27 sheep, 10 cows, 2 steers, etc., bonds of Francis Garvis, Anthony and Benjamin King. Made by Joshua Wright, John Ashton, Edmund Beakes, John Steward. Dated October 15. [16]

1732 John King, perhaps not this one, made inventory for the estate of William Saxton of Freehold, Monmouth County, with Thomas Doughty and Joshua Wright. Dated October 28. [17]

1739 The intestate estate of John King, of Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, yeoman, had inventory, valued at £503.13.4, and included servant girl, (£7); 27 sheep, 10 cows, 2 steers, etc., bonds of Francis Garvis, Anthony and Benjamin King. Made by Joshua Wright, John Ashton, Edmund Beakes, John Steward. Dated October 15. [18]

1739 The estate of John King had administrators, Elizabeth King, the widow, and Anthony King, son. Obadiah Ireton, of Burlington, yeoman, fellow bondsman. Dated October 19. [19]

1739 Elizabeth King, of Monmouth County, widow, dated her will on November 20. The will named son, Harmanus, 102 acres, bounded by Edmund Beakes, Crosswicks Creek and Peter Sonman. Son, William, plantation where testatrix lives, bounded by Crosswicks Creek and Anthony King. Daughter, Mary, £20 towards paying debt testatrix's husband was bound for (her) husband at Philadelphia. Children: Hannah, Elizabeth, Samuel and Joseph, when of age. Executors: sons (Anthony, crossed off), John, Benjamin, Harmanus and William. Witnesses: John Quicksail, Daniel Robins and Edmund Beakes. Proved March 31, 1741. [20]

1741 The inventory, valued at £460.11.03, included debts, bonds, etc., from Harmanus, Thomas, Anthony, Benjamin and William King, William Woodward and John Quicksall. Due from Jon. Barker at his mill, 5,000 ft. pine boards. Made by John Quicksall and Robert Montgomerie. Dated March 30. [21]


Footnotes:

[1] Thomas Grier Evans, "Baptisms from 1639 to 1730 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York" Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 2 (1901), 127.

[2] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York," New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 8 (1877), 116-23, at 122, [InternetArchive].

[3] New Jersey Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1643-1890, 1701, [AncestryRecord].

[4] Chesterfield Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, Births and Deaths, 1675-1750, Vol. K, Marriages, 1684-1724, 56, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[5] Chesterfield Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, Births and Deaths, 1675-1750, Vol. K, Marriages, 1684-1724, 62, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[6] Lewis D. Cook, "Marriage Intentions, 1685-1730, Burlington County, New Jersey," National Genealogical Society Quarterly 53 (1965), 129-32, at 130.

[7] "Marriages at Chesterfield, New Jersey, 1685-1730," The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 9 (1885), 347-352, at 348, [GoogleBooks].

[8] Chesterfield Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, Births and Deaths, 1675-1750, Vol. K, Marriages, 1684-1724, 66, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[9] William Nelson, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 22. (Marriage Records, 1665-1800) (1900), 661, [HathiTrust], [GoogleBooks], [InternetArchive].

[10] Chesterfield Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, Marriages, Births, Deaths, and Marriage Intentions (from the Minutes), Certificates of Removal 1684-1847 (NJ/B2F:L), [AncestryImage].

[11] Richard S. Hutchinson, Monmouth County New Jersey, Deeds Books A, B, C and D (2000), 132, Deed book D-199.

[12] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 523, citing Lib 3 P 70 1729 30, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[13] Chesterfield Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, Births and Deaths, 1675-1750, Vol. K, Marriages, 1684-1724, 47, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[14] Chesterfield Monthly Meeting, Burlington, New Jersey, Births and Deaths, 1675-1750, Vol. K, Marriages, 1684-1724, 90, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[15] Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Burlington Monthly Meeting, Minutes, 1677-1777 (includes many different types of records), 223, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[16] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 283, citing Lib. 4, p. 200, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[17] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 415, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[18] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 283, citing Lib. 4, p. 200, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[19] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 283, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[20] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 282, citing Lib. 4, p. 306, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].

[21] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Documents relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Archives Vol. 30. (Wills and Administrations 2, 1730-1750) (1918), 283, [GoogleBooks], [HathiTrust].