Ryckman Family Genealogy Forum
I'm descended from Margarita (Grietje) Harmense Ryckman d/o Harmen Janse RYCKMAN. Grietje was b ca 1640 and m Jacques Cornelise VAN SLYKE ca 1662 in Schenectady. She & Jacques had 9 children before Jacques' death in 1691. Griejte m2 Adam Hendrickse VROOMAN in Albany in 1691 and died 1695.
Harmen Janse RYCKMAN, the immigrant ancestor, d. 1677 Albany. Harmen had a brother Jan Janse RYCKMAN. Jan Janse Ryckman of Beverwyck, d. before 1663 at which time his widow Tryntie Jans had become the wife of Eldert Gerbertse Cruyff. She then had one son living - Albert Janse Ryckman from whom many of the Ontario RYCKMANs descend.
QUESTION: Who was Harmen Janse Ryckman's wife??
I have more data and willing to share.