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Brooklyn on Familypedia

Born in Brooklyn

 Birth dateBirth placeFatherMother
Margaret Hamilton Adams (1796-1872)7 September 1796Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesArchibald Hamilton Adams (1769-1811)Maria McKinney (1777-1810)
Francis Rose Arnold (1837-1922)22 July 1837Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesDaniel Hinckley Arnold (1800-1887)Harriet Maria Welles (1802-1867)
Alexander Rae Baldwin (1927-1983)26 October 1927Brooklyn, New York, United StatesAlexander Rae Baldwin (1897-1969)Ruth Mary Nobel (1898-1968)
Alexander Rae Baldwin (1897-1969)25 March 1897Brooklyn, New York, United StatesSylvester Davis Baldwin (1856-1923)Helen Irene McNamara (1860-1942)
Sarah Barber (1803-1841)1803Brooklyn, Brooklyn County, New York, United StatesJohn Barber (1779-)Mrs Hannah Barber (1783-1809)
Robert Eugene Canfield (1937-)1937Brooklyn, New York, United StatesAlbert Hugh Canfield (1910-1990)Alice Marie Henry (1913-1996)
Virginia Lowrie Childs (1924-2008)30 March 1924Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesGeoffrey Stafford Childs (c1893-)Olivia Waelchli (1890-)
Dorothy Chodosh (1923-1995)11 April 1923Brooklyn, New York, United StatesIsadore Chodosh (1893-1945)Anna Weinstein (1895-1975)
David Kipp Conover Sr. (1895-1985)7 July 189592 St. Marks Ave., Brooklyn, New York, United StatesHarry Martin Conover (1867-1915)Louise Ferdon Kipp (1862-1943)
Catherine Margaret Cunningham (1945-1973)22 September 1945Brooklyn, New York
Ruth Wolcott Denison (1905-1993)15 February 1905Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesRial Newland Denison (1885-1907)Genevieve Elise Whitehead (1886-1952)
Luke Eldert (c1837-1910)1837Flatbush, New York, United StatesLuke Eldert (1786-1845)Phebe Van Wicklin (bef1837)
Walter A Eldert (c1868-1939)1868Flatbush, New York, United StatesLuke Eldert (c1837-1910)Sarah Cooper (1834-1920)
Douglas Craig Emhoff (1964-)13 October 1964New York City, Brooklyn, New York, United StatesMichael EmhoffBarbara (née Kanzer) Emhoff
Maryann Rose Ferrigno (1967)17 July 1967Brooklyn, New York, United StatesSalvatore Ferrigno (1929-2006)Sylvia Gaudioso (1929-2006)
Madeleine Talmage Force (1893-1940)19 June 1893Brooklyn, New York, United StatesWilliam Hurlbut Force (1852-1917)Katherine Arvilla Talmage (1863-1930)
Charlotte Garrigue (1850-1923)20 November 1850Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesRudolph Pierre Garrigue (1822-1891)Charlotte Lydia Whiting (1820-1891)
Jack Lion Hartzler (2014)24 July 2014Brooklyn, New York, United StatesJosh Hartzler (1982)Amy Lynn Lee (1981)
Eric Peter Hernandez (1976)9 September 1976Brooklyn, New York, United StatesPeter S. Hernandez (1952)Bernadette del Pedro Bayot (1957-2013)
Jeanette Jerome (1854-1921)9 January 1854Brooklyn, New York, United StatesLeonard Walter Jerome (1817-1891)Clarissa Hall (1825-1895)
Nancy Philimin Martin (1836-1926)February 1836Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesJohn Haywood Martin (1811-1867)Elizabeth Boyd (1811-1888)
Inez Milholland (1886-1916)
Jack Robert Minkoff (1922-1998)2 March 1922Brooklyn, New York, United StatesRalph Minkoff (1891-1962)Elizabeth Naomi Raphael (1895-1973)
Mary Elsie Moore (1889-1941)22 October 1889Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesCharles Arthur Moore (1846-1914)Mary L. Campbell (1854-)
Charles Quinton Murphy (1959-2017)12 July 1959Brooklyn, New York, United StatesCharles Edward Murphy (1940-1969)Lillian Laney (1939-2000)
Edward Regan Murphy (1961)3 April 1961Brooklyn, New York, United StatesCharles Edward Murphy (1940-1969)Lillian Laney (1939-2000)
Frank Augustus Nicholson (1900-1962)27 May 19001019 8th Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesLewis McKie Nicholson (1876-1952)Katherine C Roche (1881-1970)
Stephen Parker (1936)20 April 1936Brooklyn, New York, United StatesGeorge Parker (1900-1969)Michelle Barenboim (1903-1969)
Sadie Rosenberg (1899-1934)2 March 1899Brooklyn, New York, United StatesAbraham Rosenberg (1865-1935)Fannie Melutnik (1868-1946)
Adam Richard Sandler (1966)9 September 1966Brooklyn, New York, United StatesStanley Sandler (1935-2003)Judith Levine (1938)
Scott Sandler (1960)12 May 1960Brooklyn, New York, United StatesStanley Sandler (1935-2003)Judith Levine (1938)
Jerome Allen Seinfeld (1954)29 April 1954Brooklyn, New York, USAKalmen Seinfeld (1918-1985)Betty Husney (1914)
Miriam Talisa Soto (1967)27 March 1967Brooklyn, New York, United StatesHector Soto (1930)Claire Almirante (1938)
Priscilla Dixon Stanton (1888-1972)4 January 1862Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesLouis Lee Stanton (1857-1911)Pauline Williams Dixon (1862-1917)
Gerrit Hubert Van Wagenen (1838-1893)27 February 1838Brooklyn, New York, United StatesGerrit Gansevoort Van Wagenen (1800-1858)Anna Constable Pierrepont (1805-1839)
Eleanor Everest Wild (1894-1985)24 June 1894Brooklyn, New York, United StatesFrank Griswold Wild (1865-1941)Maylou Everest Atherton (1867-1954)
Mary Moody Worthen (1823-)1823Brooklyn, Kings County, New York

Baptised in Brooklyn

Married in Brooklyn

Note that these have separate lists for second and subsequent marriages of an individual.

 Wedding1 dateWedding1 placeBirth placeJoined with-g1
Christian Martin Bade (1846-1917)1876Brooklyn, New York, United StatesOttensen, Hamburg, GermanySarah Catherina Margaretha Reimers (1845-1917)
Rebecca Cornell (1629-1713)9 December 1647Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesSaffron Walden, Essex, England, United KingdomGeorge Woolsey (1610-1698)
Christopher Temple Emmet (1868-1957)27 October 1896Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York, United StatesPelham, Westchester County, New York, United StatesAlida Beekman Chanler (1873-1969)
Margaret Fox (1941-2010)22 November 1961Brooklyn, New York, United StatesBoston, Massachusetts, United StatesErazm V. Pawski (1937-2004)
Lewis McKie Nicholson (1876-1952)9999Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States of AmericaWhite Creek, Washington County, New York, United States of AmericaKatherine C Roche (1881-1970)
Cornelia Butler Pierrepont (1840-1885)21 October 1860Brooklyn, New York, United StatesPierrepont Manor, Jefferson County, New York, United StatesGerrit Hubert Van Wagenen (1838-1893)
Katherine C Roche (1881-1970)9999Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesBirmingham, England, United KingdomLewis McKie Nicholson (1876-1952)
Gerrit Hubert Van Wagenen (1838-1893)21 October 1860Brooklyn, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesCornelia Butler Pierrepont (1840-1885)
Eleanor Everest Wild (1894-1985)26 January 1918Brooklyn, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesMerrell Edward Clark (c1894-)
George Woolsey (1610-1698)9 December 1647Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesGreat Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United KingdomRebecca Cornell (1629-1713)

Died in Brooklyn

 Death dateBirth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Margaret Hamilton Adams (1796-1872)1 December 1872Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesArchibald Hamilton Adams (1769-1811)Maria McKinney (1777-1810)Samuel Kissam (1796-1868)
Jerome Allen (1830-1894)21 May 1894Westminster, Windham County, Vermont, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesMary Ann Windsor (1833-1910)
Edward Gayer Andrews (1825-1907)31 December 1907New Hartford, Oneida County, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesGeorge Andrews (1793-1873)Polly Walker (1797-1886)Susan Matthews Hotchkiss (1827-1915)
Alexander Rae Baldwin (1897-1969)20 May 1969Brooklyn, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesSylvester Davis Baldwin (1856-1923)Helen Irene McNamara (1860-1942)Ruth Mary Nobel (1898-1968)
Edward Beecher (1803-1895)28 July 1895East Hampton, Suffolk County, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesLyman Beecher (1775-1863)Roxanna Foote (1775-1818)Isabella Porter Jones (1807-1895)
Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)8 March 1887Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesLyman Beecher (1775-1863)Roxanna Foote (1775-1818)Eunice White Bullard (1812-1897)
Lyman Beecher (1775-1863)10 January 1863New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesDavid Beecher (1738-1805)Esther Hawley Lyman (1742-1775)Roxanna Foote (1775-1818)+Harriet Porter (1790-1835)
Joseph Berger (1867-1947)13 September 1947Budapest, Central Hungary, HungaryBrooklyn, New York, United StatesLouise Wohlberg (1875-1940)
William Root Brewster (1828-1869)13 December 1869Goshen, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United StatesBrooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesNelson Brewster (1805-1850)Lucretia Hannah Root (1808-1875)Julia V Waldron (1830-1909)
James Cole (c1812-1885)26 February 1885Bristol, Somerset, EnglandBrooklyn, Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, AustraliaIsaac Cole (c1784-bef1876)Mary Maud Unknown (c1786-1876)Mary Gutsell (1822-1892)
Bertha Mae DeCroteau (1889-1968)July 1968South Hero, Grand Isle County, Vermont, United States of AmericaBrooklyn, New York, New York, United States of AmericaJulius Croto (1848-1936)Mary Louise Lapierre (1848-1943)Thomas Francis Savage (c1885-1923)
William Wolf Dubovis (1885-1953)20 April 1953Kiev, UkraineBrooklyn, New York, United StatesBella Berger (1900-1972)
Malachy J. Duffy (1932-2012)19 November 2012New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesJohn Joseph Duffy (1894-1963)Catherine McCann (1894-1968)
Walter A Eldert (c1868-1939)7 November 1939Flatbush, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesLuke Eldert (c1837-1910)Sarah Cooper (1834-1920)
Samuel Howard Fay (1804-1847)16 August 1847Cambridge, Massachusetts, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesSamuel Prescott Phillips Fay (1778-1856)Harriet Howard (1782-1847)Susan Shellman (1808-1887)
John Flavel Griswold (1796-1872)15 July 1872Greenfield, Massachusetts, United StatesBrooklyn, United StatesTheophilus Griswold (1761-1825)Elizabeth Talcott (1760-1843)Catherine Gillett (c1800-)+Mary Stevens (c1810-)+Sophia C. Miller (1817-1881)
Mary S. Griswold (1839-1921)25 July 1921Newfane, Vermont, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesJohn Flavel Griswold (1796-1872)Sophia C. Miller (1817-1881)Daniel G. Wild (1833-)
George Wilson Herzog (1903-1940)23 December 1940United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesGustav Herzog (c1873-1957)Amelia Schultz (c1880-)Cecile Chaboty (c1902-)
Mary Ellen Jane Hickey (1860-1901)7 January 1901Dublin, Leinster, IrelandBrooklyn, New York, United StatesWilliam Martindale (1858-1908)
Elias Howe (1819-1867)3 October 1867Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United StatesBrooklyn, Brooklyn County, New York, United StatesElias Howe (1792-1867)Polly Bemis (1791-1871)Elizabeth Jane Ames (1817-1850) + Rose Halladay (c1820-1890)
Joseph Howland (1749-1836)11 March 1836Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United StatesNew York City, Brooklyn County, New York, United StatesNathaniel Howland (1705-1766)Abigail Burt (1718-1766)Lydia Bill (1753-1838)
Selim Husney (1888-1977)June 1977Aleppo, SyriaBrooklyn, New York, USAEzra Husney (?-?)Esther Sardell (?-?)Selha Kassin (?-?)
Ebenezer Hyde (1755-1781)1781Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut, United Statesprison ship HMS Jersey, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesElijah Hyde (1705-1783)Ruth Tracy (1711-1773)Lucy Huntington (1755-1833)
Samuel Kissam (1796-1868)6 November 1868Brooklyn, New York, United StatesPeter Rutgers Kissam (1756-1799)Deborah Townsend (1756-1815)Margaret Hamilton Adams (1796-1872)
Helen Irene McNamara (1860-1942)29 March 1942East Sussex, England, United KingdomBrooklyn, New York, United StatesJames McNamara (1826-1900)Mary Dunn (1828-1907)Sylvester Davis Baldwin (1856-1923)
Fannie Melutnik (1868-1946)26 April 1946Moscow, Central Federal District, RussiaBrooklyn, New York, United StatesAbraham Rosenberg (1865-1935)
Hannah Miles (1829-1872)2 May 1872London, England, United KingdomBrooklyn, New York, United StatesRoswell Brown Baldwin (1818-1885)
Ruth Mary Nobel (1898-1968)16 October 1968Edwards, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesLeverett David Nobel (1877-1938)Lena Xie McCauley (1878-1974)Alexander Rae Baldwin (1897-1969)
James Patterson (1794-1877)September 1877IrelandBrooklyn, New York, United StatesJane Unknown (1797-)
John Pawski (1900-1981)23 May 1981New York City, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesSaul Pawski (1876-1952)Julia Pawski (1879-1967)Caitlyn Pawski (1899-1958)
Phoebe Quinby (1815-1894)3 February 1894Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesIsaac Quinby (1788-1866)Sarah DeHart (1794-1878)Davis Vail (1811-1885)
Abraham Rosenberg (1865-1935)4 December 1935Łomża, Podlaskie Voivodeship, PolandBrooklyn, New York, United StatesFannie Melutnik (1868-1946)
Joseph Sanderson (1822-1915)27 October 1915Ballybay, County Monaghan, Ireland360 Adelphi St.,, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, US
Joseph Jacob Sandler (1878-1952)14 February 1952Panemuné, Taurage County, LithuaniaBrooklyn, New York, United StatesBecki Rebecca Silverman (1878-1979)
Abraham Schermerhorn (1783-1850)3 February 1850Hyde Park, Dutchess County, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesPeter Schermerhorn (1749-1826)Elizabeth Bussing (1752-1809)Helen Van Courtlandt White (1792-1881)
Eddie August Schneider (1911-1940)
Susan Shellman (1808-1887)12 January 1887Savannah, Georgia, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesJohn Shellman (1757-1838)Clarissa Montfort (-1845)Samuel Howard Fay (1804-1847)
John Hyatt Smith (1824-1886)7 December 1886Saratoga, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesMargaret Holbrook (1829-1891)
John Torboss Underhill (1842-1924)16 May 1924Eastchester, Westchester County, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesLancaster Underhill (1805-1872)Effie Maria Torboss (1814-1896)Anna Maria Thorne (1843-1876)+Lydia Emma Thompson (1853-1920)
Edward Van Zandt (1804-1868)May 1868Westchester, Westchester County, New YorkBrooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesWignant Van Zandt (1767-1831)Maria Allaire Underhill (1766-1851)Lydia B Collins (1812-)
Jan Janse Verkerk (1630-1683)10 November 1683Buurmalsen, Gelderland, NetherlandsBrooklyn, New York, United StatesMarijke Gisberts (1637-1688)
Samuel Ward (1786-1839)27 November 1839Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesSamuel Ward (1756-1832)Phebe Greene (1760-1828)Julia Rush Cutler (1795-1824)
Anna Weinstein (1895-1975)7 September 1975Minsk, BelarusBrooklyn, New York, United StatesIsadore Chodosh (1893-1945)
Cynthia May Westover (1862-1931)8 January 1931Afton, Union County, Iowa, United StatesBrooklyn, New YorkOliver Westover (1832-)Lucinda Lewis (1839-)John Bartlett Alden (1860-1934)
Lucy Dora Wheeler (1856-1940)27 December 1940Jamaica, Queens County, New York, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesThomas Mason Wheeler (1818-1895)Candace Thurber (1827-1923)Boudinot Keith (1859-1925)
Susan Huntington Whitney (1849-1885)24 May 1885New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United StatesBrooklyn, Kings County, New York, United StatesEli Whitney (1820-1895)Sarah Perkins Dalliber (1824-1909)Chauncey Bunce Brewster (1848-1941)
Frank Griswold Wild (1865-1941)29 September 1941Washington, New Hampshire, United StatesBrooklyn, New York, United StatesDaniel G. Wild (1833-)Mary S. Griswold (1839-1921)Maylou Everest Atherton (1867-1954)

Buried in Brooklyn

 Remains placeDeath dateDeath place
Margaret Hamilton Adams (1796-1872)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States1 December 1872Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States
Dorothy Amory (1878-1907)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States23 July 1907Hamilton, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
William Merritt Chase (1849-1916)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States25 October 1916New York City, New York, United States
Catherine Margaret Cunningham (1945-1973)Brooklyn, New York
Julia Rush Cutler (1795-1824)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States11 November 1824New York City, New York, United States
John Church Hamilton (1792-1882)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States25 July 1882Long Branch, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States
Benjamin Huntington (1777-1850)Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States3 August 1850New York City, New York, United States
Daniel Huntington (1816-1906)Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States19 April 1906Manhattan, New York, United States
Ebenezer Hyde (1755-1781)Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States1781prison ship HMS Jersey, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States
Leonard Walter Jerome (1817-1891)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States3 March 1891Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
William Livingston (1723-1790)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States25 July 1790Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, United States
George Gray Lyman (1846-1883)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States5 November 1883Bellport, Suffolk County, New York, United States
James William Otis (1800-1869)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States3 September 1869New York, United States
Sally Otis (1825-1894)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States24 August 1894Bellport, Suffolk County, New York, United States
Anson Green Phelps (1781-1853)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States30 November 1853New York City, New York, United States
Caroline Olivia Phelps (1812-1881)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United StatesMarch 1881New York City, New York, United States
Cornelia Butler Pierrepont (1840-1885)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United StatesSeptember 1885Rye, Westchester County, New York, United States
Mary Corinna Putnam (1842-1906)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States10 June 1906New York City, New York, United States
Alfred Roosevelt (1856-1891)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States3 July 1891New York City, New York, United States
James Alfred Roosevelt (1825-1898)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States15 July 1898Mineola, Nassau County, New York, United States
John Ellis Roosevelt (1853-1939)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States9 March 1939Delray Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States
Robert Barnhill Roosevelt (1829-1906)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States14 June 1906Sayville, Suffolk County, New York, United States
William Emlen Roosevelt (1857-1930)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States15 May 1930804 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York County, New York, United States
Abraham Schermerhorn (1783-1850)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States3 February 1850Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States
James Boulter Stokes (1804-1881)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States1 August 1881Manhattan, New York, United States
William Knapp Thorn (1807-1887)llot 8625, sect. 99, Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States7 May 1887Manhattan, New York, United States
Gerrit Hubert Van Wagenen (1838-1893)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States29 March 1893New York, United States
Emily Almira Vanderbilt (1823-1896)llot 8625, sect. 99, Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States5 December 1896New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
Beekman Winthrop (1874-1940)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States10 November 1940East 69th Street, New York City, New York, United States
Frederic Bayard Winthrop (1868-1932)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States6 May 1932Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Robert Winthrop (1833-1892)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States18 November 1892Manhattan, New York, United States
Thomas Charles Winthrop (1797-1873)Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, United States31 May 1873Manhattan, New York, United States

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