Section AFN: Descendants of Henric Op Den Dyck

David Thaler
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Report generated by MagiCensus Deluxe v5.1.0 on 29 June 2017
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Generation One

1. HENRIC1 OP DEN DYCK of Wesel, Rhineland, Prussia has an unknown birthdate. [14]
Child:
+2i.HERMAN2 OP DEN DYCK of Wesel, b. about 1280.


Generation Two

2. HERMAN2 OP DEN DYCK (Henric1) of Wesel, son of (1) Henric1 OP DEN DYCK, was born between 1226/7 and 1293, and died between 1286 and 1403. [14]
He may have been the ancestor of one or both of two families of op den Dycks that appear for the first time a little after 1250 in Wesel and Essen, two towns lying about fifty-five miles to the west from Kump and about twenty-eight miles distant from each other. Although there is reason to believe that this Essen family was connected with that of Wesel, from which the American settler Gysbert op den Dyck was descended, the kinship is not proved.[9]
Child:
+3i.HENRIC3 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1297[14] in Wesel[14]; d. between 1368 and 1383[14].


Generation Three

3. HENRIC3 OP DEN DYCK (Herman2, Henric1), son of (2) Herman2 OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1297[14] in Wesel[14], and died between 1368 and 1383[14]. [5, 14]
The first proved ancestor of the Wesel line of op den Dycks.[14]
Child:
+4i.DERIC4 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1340[18] in Wesel[18]; d. in 1410[18]; m. before 1383[18] EMMA _____, d. in 1419[18].


Generation Four

4. DERIC4 OP DEN DYCK (Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (3) Henric3 OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1340[18] in Wesel[18], and died about 1410[18]. He married before 1383[18], EMMA _____, who died in 1419[18]. [5, 18]
Child:
+5i.JOHAN5 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1380[10] in Wesel[10]; d. on 21 March 1459/60[10]; m. JUDITH _____, b. in Wesel about 1382.


Generation Five

5. JOHAN5 OP DEN DYCK (Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (4) Deric4 and Emma (_____) OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1380[10] in Wesel[10], and died on 21 March 1459/60[10]. He married JUDITH _____, who was born about 1382 in Wesel. [5, 10]
Child:
+6i.JOHAN6 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1420[11] in Wesel[11]; d. in 1504[11]; m. (AIQ-2) IDA RENWALTS, b. in Wesel about 1422, daughter of (AIQ-1) Engelbrecht and Gilliken (_____) RENWALTS.


Generation Six

6. JOHAN6 OP DEN DYCK (Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (5) Johan5 and Judith (_____) OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1420[11] in Wesel[11], and died in 1504[11]. He married (AIQ-2) IDA RENWALTS, daughter of (AIQ-1) Engelbrecht and Gilliken (_____) RENWALTS, who was born about 1422 in Wesel. [5, 11]
Child:
+7i.GYSBERT7 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1447[12] in Wesel[12]; d. in 1513[12] in Wesel[12]; m. HELENA _____ of Wesel, b. about 1449.


Generation Seven

7. GYSBERT7 OP DEN DYCK (Johan6, Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (6) Johan6 and (AIQ-2) Ida (RENWALTS) OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1447[12] in Wesel[12], and died in 1513[12] in Wesel[12]. He married HELENA _____ of Wesel, who was born about 1449. [5, 12]
Child:
+8i.LODOWICK8 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1492[13] in Wesel[13]; d. on 27 May 1571[13]; m. in 1522[13] (AUJ-2) ALETTA ZAILEN, b. in Wesel about 1494, daughter of (AUJ-1) _____ and Gesina (_____) ZAILEN.


Generation Eight

8. LODOWICK8 OP DEN DYCK (Gysbert7, Johan6, Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (7) Gysbert7 and Helena (_____) OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1492[13] in Wesel[13], and died on 27 May 1571[13]. He married in 1522[13], (AUJ-2) ALETTA ZAILEN, daughter of (AUJ-1) _____ and Gesina (_____) ZAILEN, who was born about 1494 in Wesel. [5, 13]
Child:
+9i.GYSBERT9 OP DEN DYCK, b. about 1528 in Wesel; d. on 19 April 1585[8]; m. MARIA RYSWICK, b. in Wesel about 1526.


Generation Nine

9. GYSBERT9 OP DEN DYCK (Lodowick8, Gysbert7, Johan6, Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (8) Lodowick8 and (AUJ-2) Aletta (ZAILEN) OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1528 in Wesel, and died on 19 April 1585[8]. He married MARIA RYSWICK, who was born about 1526 in Wesel. [5, 15, 8]
Child:
+10i.LODOWICK10 OP DEN DYCK of Wesel, b. about 1565; d. after 1615[1]; m. before 1597[16] GERTRUDE VAN WESEK, b. in Wesel about 1567.


Generation Ten

10. LODOWICK10 OP DEN DYCK (Gysbert9, Lodowick8, Gysbert7, Johan6, Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1) of Wesel, son of (9) Gysbert9 and Maria (RYSWICK) OP DEN DYCK, was born about 1565, and died between 1616 and 1685[1]. He married before 1597[16], GERTRUDE VAN WESEK, who was born about 1567 in Wesel. [5, 17, 1]
Child:
+11i.GYSBERT11 OP DEN DYCK, bp. on 25 Sept. 1605[5, 17] in St. Willibrod, Wesel[5, 17]; d. after 1664[8]; m. on 24 Sept. 1643[6, 17] in New Amsterdam, Montgomery Co., New York, United States[6, 17] (AMA-9) CATHERINE SMITH, b. in Exeter, Washington Co., Rhode Island, United States about 1620, d. about 1664[7], daughter of (AMA-4) Richard and Elizabeth (_____) SMITH.


Generation Eleven

11. GYSBERT11 OP DEN DYCK (Lodowick10, Gysbert9, Lodowick8, Gysbert7, Johan6, Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), son of (10) Lodowick10 and Gertrude (van WESEK) OP DEN DYCK, was christened on 25 Sept. 1605[5, 17] in St. Willibrod[5, 17], and died between 1664 and 1715[8]. He married in New Amsterdam[6, 17], on 24 Sept. 1643[6, 17], (AMA-9) CATHERINE SMITH, daughter of (AMA-4) Richard and Elizabeth (_____) SMITH, who was born about 1620 in Exeter, and died about 1664[7]. [3, 17, 21, 5, 8]
Child:
+12i.ELIZABETH12 UPDIKE, bp. on 27 July 1644[4, 19] in New Amsterdam[4, 19]; d. between 1712 and 1716[2] in Kingstowne, Washington Co.[2]; m. about 1663[2] prob. Kingstowne[2] (ATB-18) GEORGE WIGHTMAN, b. in England, United Kingdom[2] on 4 Nov. 1632[2], d. in Kingstowne[2] between 1721 and 1722[2], son of (ATB-13) John WIGHTMAN.


Generation Twelve

12. ELIZABETH12 UPDIKE (Gysbert OP DEN DYCK11, Lodowick10, Gysbert9, Lodowick8, Gysbert7, Johan6, Johan5, Deric4, Henric3, Herman2, Henric1), daughter of (11) Gysbert11 and (AMA-9) Catherine (SMITH) OP DEN DYCK, was christened on 27 July 1644[4, 19] in New Amsterdam[4, 19], and died between 1712 and 1716[2] in Kingstowne[2]. She married prob. Kingstowne[2], about 1663[2], (ATB-18) GEORGE WIGHTMAN, son of (ATB-13) John WIGHTMAN, who was born on 4 Nov. 1632[2] in England[2], and died between 1721 and 1722[2] in Kingstowne[2]. [4, 19, 20, 2]
Children: See (ATB-18) George WIGHTMAN



1. Donna Spence, to Dave Thaler, e-mail.
2. Mary Ross Whitman, George Wightman of Quidnessett, R.I. and Descendants (Chicago, Illinois: Chauncey Leonard Whitman?, 1939), 1.
3. Ibid., 1, 3.
4. Ibid., 1, 4.
5. Ibid., 3.
6. Ibid., 4.
7. Ibid., 5.
8. Charles Wilson Opdyke and Leonard Eckstei Opdycke, The Op Dyck Genealogy, Containing the Opdyck-Opdycke-Updyke-Updike American Descendants of the Wesel and Holland Families (Albany, New York: Weed, Parsons & Co., 1889).
9. Ibid., 1.
10. Ibid., 11.
11. Ibid., 15.
12. Ibid., 21.
13. Ibid., 26.
14. Ibid., 3.
15. Ibid., 30.
16. Ibid., 34.
17. Ibid., 46.
18. Ibid., 8.
19. Ibid., 84.
20. G. Andrews Moriarty, Jr., "Thomas Waite of Portsmouth, R. I., and Some of His Descendants," New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Oct. 1919): 295.
21. W.P.W. Phillimore (ed.), Gloucestershire Notes and Queries, Volume V (1891-1893) (London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent, & Co., 1894), 420; digital images, Archive.org (http://www.archive.org).