• Born 1 March 1670 - Flatlands, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Deceased 30 January 1753 - Pleasant Valley, Monmouth, New Jersey, USA,aged 82 years old
  • Buried - Holmdel, Monmouth, New Jersey, USA


 Spouses and children


Individual Note

Possible Inscription:
Here lies inter'd the Body of John Schenck Who Departed this life January the thirtieth Anno Domino one thousand seven hundred and fifty three. Aged Eighty two years Eleven months and twenty Days.
Est. DOB=10 Feb 1670
If his death was 30 Jan 1753 and his DOB was 01 Mar 1670
then the last lines should read: Aged Eighty two years Ten months
Bio by: Marie & Dale V.
Family MembersParents· Roelof Martense Schenck1630–1705

Spouse· Sarah Willemse Van Couwenhoven Schenck1674–1761

Siblings· Marten Roelofse Schenck1661–1727

· Annatje Roelofse SchenckTerhune1663–1688

· Jannetje Roelofse Schenck1665 – unknown

· Marike Schenck1667 – unknown

· Jan Roelofse Schenck1670–1753

· Garret Roelofse Schenck1671–1745

· Margaretta Schenck Van Kouwenhoven1678–1751

· Neltje Roelofse SchenckCowenhoven1682–1751

· Mayke Roelofse Schenck1684–1736

· Sarah Roelofse SchenckCovenhoven1685–1744

· Sarah Schenck Van Kouwenhoven1685–1744

Children· Antje Janse Schenck Van Doorn

· Rolfe Janse Schank1692–1766

· Sarah Janse Schenck1696 – unknown

· Jannetje Janse Schenck1698 – unknown

· Altje Schenck Van Doren1705–1801

· Rachel Schenck Van Cleave1709 – unknown

· Peter Jansen Schenck1711 – unknown

· Maria Janse Schenck1712–1756

· Leah Janse SchenckCovenhoven1714–1769

· William Jansen Schenck1718 – unknown

· John Schenck1722–1808

Gravesite Details Jan and his wife Sarah were apparently reinterred to Holmdel Cemetery sometime during late 19th C.


Holmdel Cemetery and Mausoleum

  Photos and archival records

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