Winant Ancestry


Wynant Pieterse (Van Eck) Born: 1632 in Guilderland, Holland Died: 1691 in Brooklyn, NY

Married: Anneken AUCKERSZ Van Nuyse on 4 Dec 1661 at Reformed Dutch Church of Brooklyn, NY

1. Pieter WINANTSE (WYNANTSE) Born: 1633 Brooklyn, NY Died: 6 Aug 1758 Staten Island, NY

Married: Anna Maria Richeau 1677

1. Winant WINANTS Born: 1965 Staten Island, NY Died: Staten Island, NY

Married: Ann COLE (?) in 1719 Staten Island, NY Born: 1701 Staten Island Died: 1746 Staten Island

1. Daniel WINANT I Born: 11 April 1728 Died: 23 Jan 1801
Married: Susannah ANDROVETT in 1753 Born: 31 Dec 1729 Died: 14 May 1819

1. Peter WINANT Born: Oct 1754 Died: 12 June 1793
Married: Ann COLE 7 Jan 1779 Born: 11 May 1762 Died: 23 Sept 1823

1. Daniel WINANT II Born: 29 June 1783 Died: 7 Oct 1869 New York City, NY
Married: Elizabeth OAKLEY on 19 Dec 1801 Born: 24 Feb 1780 Died: 9 July 1865

Jesse Oakley WINANT Born: 19 Dec 1804 Died: 30 Sept 1882
Married: Sarah Ann INGERSOLL on 12/14/1825 B: 8/27/1805 D: 12/27/1890

1. Chandler Lambert Ingersoll WINANT Born: 3 Aug 1835
Married: Emily Cecilia Merriman VanCUREN B: 9/11/1836 D: 2/19/1929

1. Frank Ingersoll Winant Born: 14 July 1865 Died: 19 Dec 1947
Married: Jane Jennie LEMON Born: 3/13/1870 Died: 12/11/1930

1. Howard Barr WINANT Born: 8/3/1892 Died: 10/4/1956
2. Lida Clelland WINANT Born: 2/14/1894 Died: 1/28/1983

3. Austin WINANT Born: 11/17/1901 Died: 3/5/1968
4. Cecilia St. C WINANT Born: 3/13/1904 Died: 7/12/1944
5. Frank I Jr. WINANT Born: 12/6/1907 Died: 2/28/1963
6. Genevieve L WINANT Born: 1/13/1910 Died: 2/23/1999
7. Eleanor M WINANT Born: 11/9/1911 Died: 12/8/2003

Married: Timothy McCarthy

2. Ariaentje Wyantse

3. Altje Winants

4. Cornelis Winants

5. Geertruyd Winants


About Wynant Pieterse (Van Eck)


Wynant Pieterse (Van Eck)
Born: about 1632 in the Netherlands
Died: after 1695

Took the oath of allegiance in 1687 in Brn as a native.

Winant Pieterse, from Betuwe in Gelderland, b. 1632; m. Dec. 4, 1661, at Brn, Anneken Auckes (Van Nuyse). Feb. 10, 1661, he and others asked permission to build a blockhouse in the vicinity of the Wallabout for their defence, from which it is evident he was then residing in that vicinity. In 1664, as a resident of the ferry, he made an affidavit relating to Capt. Scott’s raid on the Dutch towns of the county. On ass. roll of Brn of 1675. Sept. 30, 1678, he obtained a patent for Red Hoek, as per p. 103 of Vol. I. of Land Papers. Nov. 1695 he conveyed 24 A. at Red Hoek to Stephanus Van Cortland, as per p. 60 of Vol. I. of Stiles’s Brn. Issue:–Pieter Winantse, bp. Sept. 9, 1663; Ariaentje Winantse, m. June 4, 1693, in N. Y., Teuriaen Van der Berg; and Altje Winantse, m. Jan Willemse Bennet of Gowanus.

More about the Winants


I found this post on roots web which discusses the family in depth. Here is an excerpt.

9 Sep 1663 Pieter Wit. Aucke Jans, Geertie Gijsberts [his 2nd wife]
30 Nov 1680 Annetie Wit. Jan Homs, Magdalena _______
10 Feb 1683 Cornelia Wit. Nicolaes Wm Stuyvesant, Lysbeth Slechtenhorst
1 Mar 1686 Geertruyd Wit. Pieter Kerssens, Anna Rencij

Wynant Pietersz. and Anneke Auckes were married in the Brooklyn DRC on 4
Dec 1661.

Frank Ingersoll Winant


Born: 14 July 1865 Died: 19 Dec 1947

Howard Barr Winant’s Registration Card