My maternal 5th-great grandparents, James GROENENDYKE and Johannah ANTONIDES, were married on this date in 1797 in New Jersey. James was the son of Nicholas GROENENDYKE. Johannah was the daughter of Pieter and Catherine (VANDERVEER) ANTONIDES. James was born in 1770 in Middlesex County, New Jersey. Johannah was born August 28, 1778 in New Jersey. They had 8 children. Johannah died in 1825 in Fayette County, Indiana. James died in September 1836 in Fayette County, Indiana.
My paternal 3rd-great grandfather, Johannes WEHRLY, was born on this date in 1802 in York County, Pennsylvania. Johannes was the son of Heinrich and Christina (SAUBEL) WEHRLY. Johannes married in 1821 in Stark County, Ohio to Barbara PETRY, daughter of George and Maria Catharina (KALTREIDER) PETRY. Barbara was born May 28, 1802 in York County, Pennsylvania. They had 9 children. Barbara died August 27, 1880 in Salamonia, Jay County, Indiana. Johannes died November 10, 1876 in Salamonia, Jay County, Indiana. They are both buried in the Salamonia Cemetery, Jay County, Indiana.
My maternal 6th-great grandaunt, Neeltje GROENENDYKE, was born on this date in 1762 in Kingston, Middlesex County, New Jersey. Neeltje was the daughter of Johannes and Sarah Ann (LAKE) GROENENDYKE, and the younger sister of my Nicholas GROENENDYKE. Nothing further is known at this time.