Maria (Mary) VanHook

Female 1710 - Bef 1746


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  • Born  1710  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  9 Apr 1710  NYDRC - New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  Bef 1746 
    Father  Laurens (Lawrence) Arentszen VanHook,   b. Abt 1670-1675, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 14 Jul 1724 and 14 Aug 1724, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Johanna Hendricks Smith,   b. Abt 1673, Bushwyck, Kings, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1747, Faggs Manor, Chester, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family  Robert Cumming,   b. Abt 1701, Montrose, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1769, Freehold, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1725  Freehold, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • The marriage of Robert Cumming and Mary (Maria) Van Hook is not confirmed. Some sources ("New Aberdeen, Or, The Scotch Settlement of Monmouth County, New Jersey," by James Steen, 1899, also repeated in "History of Old Tennent Church" by Symmes) state that Robert Cumming's first wife was a "Miss Blair" the sister of Reverend Samuel Blair.

      "History of Old Tennent Church", by Frank Rosebrook Symmes, Appendix, page 181
      List of Communicant Members
      "Persons admitted to the Lord's Table (besides the Session Members) June 8, 1735. all the Sessions Present."
      The following 3 sisters appear on this list:
      Hannah Deboogh (Johanna Van Hook Deboogh, wife of Frederick Deboogh)
      Mary Cumming (Mary Van Hook, wife of Robert Cumming)
      Frances Van Hook (Frances Van Hook, married to Rev. Samuel Blair later that same month)

      "History of Old Tennent Church", by Frank Rosebrook Symmes, Appendix, page 216
      "Mr. Robert Cummings. Negro Cube, bap. Oct 6, 1752, on profession of his own faith; Titus, Apr. 15, 1753. Child of Sd. Cube; Samson, May 8, 1757. Child of Sd. Cube."
      "Mr. Cumming. Mimbo, Cube's wife. bap. Aug. 8, 1765. on profession, &c."
    Children 
     1. Alexander Cumming,   b. 1726, Freehold, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1763, Boston, Suffolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lawrence Cumming, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Cumming,   b. Abt 1740, Monmouth, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1834
    Last Modified  20 Apr 2015 
    Family ID  F926  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • 9 Apr 1710 - NYDRC Baptisms; Louwerens Van Hoek, Johanna Smith; Maria; Justus Bosch, Johanna Van Hoek Jr.