Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Rykers in:
 • Green-Wood Cemetery
 • Brooklyn
 • Kings County (Brooklyn)
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Jacobus "James" Ryker
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 5, 1761
Rockland County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1853
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Son of Abraham & Elizabeth Conklin Ryker. Married 1st in 1786 to Ann Dorothy Zimmerman (1763-1805). Married 2nd 1806 to Mary Hustace Briggs (died 1866). Served extensively in the Revolutionary War. Moved to Baltimore about 1782 and in 1784 to New York City where he established permanent residence in the 5th Ward. Father of 8 children. 
Green-Wood Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Sec 95 Lot 4284
Created by: Andrew L.
Record added: Nov 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62224153
Jacobus James Ryker
Added by: Andrew L.
Jacobus James Ryker
Added by: Bob Collins
Jacobus James Ryker
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Russ Dodge
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- LeeAnne Peterson
 Added: Jan. 26, 2015

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service