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Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York Volume I

Records of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, makes available in the English language the seventeenth- and early eighteenth-century records of Long Island’s Dutch community. Included in this volume are consistory minutes, baptismal and marriage records, and membership lists of the Dutch Reformed congregation located in Flatbush in the present-day New York City borough of Brooklyn. These records are invaluable to historians, genealogist, and those interested in the early history of Brooklyn’s neighborhoods. Special features include transliterated Dutch text and English line-for-line translation. Hard cover with illustrations.





Records of The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York Volume II

This second volume of the Records of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York, makes available in the English language the seventeenth- and early eighteenth-century financial records of the Flatbush, or Midwood, Dutch church. Included in this volume are a wealth of materials relating to not only church receipts and expenses for building maintenance and pastoral fees, but records relating to burial shrouds and marriage fees, poor relief and financial loans, and even book purchases. As a result, these records offer insight into the daily lives of Flatbush residents and their social, cultural, and political life. Special features include transliterated Dutch text and English line-for-line translation. Hard cover.