Michael Peffer1

#1513, (circa 1678 - before 1728)
Relationship5th great-grandfather of Nelle Belle Bridges


Anna Maria Hoffman b. s 1686
Children 1.Johannes Peffer+7 (s 1716 - )
 2. Anna Maria Peffer+1 (1719 - )
Birth*circa 1678He was born circa 1678.2 
1710He lived in 1710 at New York, New York.2 
Marriage*say 1715He married Anna Maria Hoffman, daughter of Harmon Hoffman, say 1715.1 
1715He was admitted as a Freeman in 1715 at New York.3 
23 August 1715He was made a freeman as a labourer on 23 August 1715 at New York.4 
Death*before 1728He died before 1728 at New York.5 
Burial*25 February 1758He was buried on 25 February 1758 at New York; poss. his son.6 
ChartsAncestors of Nelle Belle Bridges


  1. [S203] Eugene B. Willard, Daniel Webster Williams, George Ott Newman and Charles Boardman Taylor, editor, A Standard History of the Hanging Rock Iron Region of Ohio (2 volumes) (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Co., 1916), pp 846/7.
  2. [S374] I. Daniel Rupp, compiler, Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and other Immigrants in Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776 (Philadelphia: IG. Kohler, 1876), p. 443, "Names and Ages of the Heads of Families remaining in the City of New York, 1710"; Michael Päffer, 32. Hereinafter cited as Thirty Thousand Names.
  3. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, compiler, American Ancestry, twelve volumes (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887-1899), XI:61 entry for William Davis Tremper.
  4. [S373] Denizations, Naturalizations, and Oaths of Allegiance in Colonial New York [database on-line]., online Ancestry.com, p. 50: "PFEFFER, Michael". Hereinafter cited as Oaths of Allegiance in Colonial NY.
  5. [S666] Samuel S. Purple, editor, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York: Marriages from 11 December 1639 to 26 August 1801 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1890), p. 147. Christianus Stouwber, j. m., and Anna Maria Hofman, wid. of Michiel Peffer, both of Hoogduidslt, and living here; registered 13 Sep 1728, marr. 4 Oct 1728.
  6. [S370] New York City Dutch Church Burials (index), online Ancestry.com, Michael Peffer, burial date 25 Feb 1758.
  7. [S1193] Tobias Alexander Wright, editor, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Amsterdam and New York: Baptisms From 1731 to 1800 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1902), p. 86. Christiaan, son of Johannes Peffer and Angnietje v. Hoorn, bapt. 25 Mar 1741; sponsors Christiaan Stouver and Marytje Peffer, wife of Jacob Tremper [presumably Marytje (Anna Maria) is the sister of Johannes, and Christiaan Stouver is prob. his step-father].