||Nicholas Bayard was a New Netherland settler.|
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According to references and recordings he was the brother-in-law of Peter Stuyvescent, Governor. He married Judith Varlet/Varleth in 1666, thus saving her from being murdered from the accusations of witchery. The couple had one son, Samuel.
7 May 1707 Nicholas Bayard, merchant of New York, all estate to wife Judith and after her decease to son Samuel Bayard. Proved 19 April 1711. It then states: Judith Bayard having since deceased. Abstracts of NY Wills page 36. 
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On 12 Dec 2017 at 21:51 GMT Jan Terink wrote:
Probably "amsterdam" Nicolaes died in infancy, will try to find burial.
On 12 Dec 2017 at 21:47 GMT Jan Terink wrote:
"Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Church Records, 1076-1916," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9QJ-33H?cc=2037907&wc=SMMK-C6X%3A1292923701%2C345944001%2C347394601 : 21 August 2014), Nederlands Hervormde > Alphen aan den Rijn > Dopen 1622-1817 > image 161 of 918; Rijksarchiefdienst Nederlands, Zuid-Holland (Netherlands National Archives, Zuid-Holland).
On 12 Dec 2017 at 20:43 GMT Carrie Quackenbush wrote:
On 12 Dec 2017 at 17:05 GMT Jan Terink wrote:
But there is a baptism record for Nicolaes Baijert, July 31,1639, Amsterdam, parents Samuel Baijert and Anna Stuijvesant.
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