Jacob Jr., baptized 24 July 1678 New York Reformed Dutch Church, son of Jacob Gerritsz de haes and Christina Creison (BDC 133). He lived and died in Salem and Cumberland Counties, New Jersey where there are many records of him and his descendants.
He married three times. The name of his first wife is unknown. (possibly Sarah Wheaton)
He married secondly 4 Feb 1720 at Christ Church, Philadelphia, PA, Mary Wallen of Salem County, New Jersey (PA. Archives, ser. 2, 8:107).
His surviving wife was Elizabeth, possibly a Seeley. He was of Deerfield Township, Cumberland County, New Jersey when he made his will on 15 July 1750, proved 30 April 1751 (NJA 32:126).
The will names his fifteen children, the last seven of whom were under age: Benjamin (b.c.1710), Christian, Rachel, Samuel, Sarah, Jacob, Mary, Elizabeth, Daniel, Ephraim, William, Cornelius, Anna, Phebe, and Alphaias.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Jacob by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: