Found 5 collections related to Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Genealogy

Schenck, Peter Teunis
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18224
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Peter Teunis Schenck (1752-1808) was a miller in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Upon his death, the mill was taken over by his son, Peter P. Schenck (1798-1832). The Schenck family descended from Jans Martense Schenck and his brother Roelof Martense Schenck,... more
Bogert, Henry A., 1827-1905
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18154
3 v, ill. maps, 28 cm. or smaller; 3 v, ill. maps, 28 cm. or smaller
Henry A. Bogert (1827-1905) was a New York City real estate lawyer who resided in Flushing, New York. The collection consists of three volumes of Henry A. Bogert's manuscript abstracts and property maps drawn from New York City wills, deeds, and... more
Lee Avenue Sabbath School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18045
2 v, 17 cm; 2 v, 17 cm
The Lee Avenue Sabbath School of the Lee Avenue Reformed Dutch Church, in Williamsburgh, Brooklyn, New York, was organized in 1853. Roll book and absentee registers for the Male Department and Primary Department record the names, residences and... more
Slocum, Margaret R
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18265
.42 linear feet (1 box)
The Slocum family genealogical research papers, compiled by Margaret R. Slocum, include family papers and genealogical research files. The family papers include correspondence belonging to Margaret's grandmother, Laura Dean, and to her... more
Ingraham, Frances Adelaide
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18118
.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Frances Adelaide (Leverich) Ingraham (1849?-1934) was a founding member of the Daughters of the Revolution and served as its president-general. Her papers, 1812-1934, contain correspondence concerning her membership in several lineage societies... more