Thomas Chambers1

#6327, (say 1620 - 8 April 1694)

Family 1

Margaret Hendricks b. s 1620, d. b 1681

Family 2

Laurentia Kellemaar b. c 1653, d. 1703
Birth*say 1620He was born say 1620 at EnglandG.2 
Marriage*after February 1663He married Margaret Hendricks after February 1663; her 2nd or 3rd.1 
Baptism15 October 1668He witnessed the baptism of Marregarita Jansen on 15 October 1668 at Ulster Co., New YorkG.1,3 
Baptism16 April 1678He witnessed the baptism of Sara Van Keuren on 16 April 1678 at Old Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster Co., New YorkG.4 
Marriage*before April 1681He married Laurentia Kellemaar, daughter of ____ Kellemaar and ____ _____, before April 1681 at New YorkG; Laurentia was the wife of Thomas at the April 1681 bapt. of Mattys, son of Mattys and Tjatje; Laurentia was also named "Chambers" at the bapts. of Wessel, son of her dau. Jacomyntje and of Laurentia, dau. of her dau. Maria. Marr. site not found.5,6 
Baptism24 April 1681He witnessed the baptism of Mattys Van Keuren on 24 April 1681 at Kingston, Ulster Co., New YorkG.5,1 
Baptism28 November 1686He witnessed the baptism of Johannes Ten Broeck on 28 November 1686 at Ulster Co., New YorkG.7 
Death*8 April 1694He died on 8 April 1694 at Foxhall Manor, Ulster Co., New YorkG


  1. [S663] Gustave Anjou, compiler, Ulster County N.Y. Probate Records (New York: Gustave Anjou, 1906), I:33-34, entry for Jan Tysen and his wife, Madelena Blansjan, citing Liber B., p. 265 and T.D.R., Liber 2, p. 246. Mattys is the brother of Jan Tysen.
  2. [S520] VWH.
  3. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, compiler, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York (New York: De Vinne Press, 1891), p. 7, no.97, 1668; Baptisms by Domine Gideon Schaets of Albany, recorded by William de la Montagne (Reader or Precentor) of the Church and Secretary of the Village; Jan Tysen and Madaleen Blanchan; Marregarita, 15 Oct.; sponsors Thomas Chamers, Madelena Blanchan.
  4. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 10, 1678, no. 146; Mattys Mattysen [handwritten "Van Keuren"] and Tajie de Witt; Sara, 16 April; sponsors Wm d Maier and Mr. Chambrs.
  5. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 13, 1681, no. 213; Mattys Matysen and Tyatye de Witt; Mattys, 24 April; sponsors Tomas Cambers and Lowrensya Chambers.
  6. [S331] Cuyler Reynolds, editor, Hudson-Mohawk Genealogical and Family Memoirs (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1911), I:208; Thomas remarried in 1681.
  7. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 27, no. 494, 1686; Wessel ten Broek and Maria ten Eyck; Johannes, 28 Nov.; sponsors Johannes Weecksteen, Thomas Chambers, Laurentia Kelllenaar.