67. John Britton4 Opdyke (Joseph3, Luther2, Joshua1) was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey 1804. John died March 3, 1861 in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, at 56 years of age.

He married Eveline Roberson in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, September 30, 1826. Eveline was born Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ March 14, 1810. Eveline was the daughter of William Roberson and Sarah West. Eveline died August 30, 1880 Frenchtown, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 70 years of age. In the 1850 census Kingwood Hunterdon NJ page 141, John (age 46) is recorded with Eveline (age 40), Willian (age 20), Sarah (age 14), Jane (age 13), Joseph (age 9), John (age 4), and George (age 2). John is a farmer an all births are NJ.

In the 1860 census Baptistown Kingwood Hunterdon NJ page 735, John (age 56) is recorded with Eveline (age 50), Mary Jane (age 23), Joseph (age 19), John (age 15), George (age 12), Elizabeth (age 9), George (age 4) Elizabeth (age 2) and Samuel Wookey (age 21). John is a farmer an all births are NJ.

John Britton Opdyke and Eveline Roberson had the following children:

child 126 i. Henry Holcomb5 Opdyke(4002) was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey July 4, 1827. Henry died July 1855 at 28 years of age. He married Fannie VanSyckle. Fannie was born about 1827.

child 127 ii. William R Opdyke was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey September 4, 1829. He married Silome Chamberlin Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, October 1, 1854. Silome was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey 1834. Silome was the daughter of Amplius Blake Chamberlin and Elizabeth Myers.

child 128 iii. Sarah Frances Opdyke was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey June 22, 1835. Sarah died 1884 at 49 years of age. She married Kesby Israel Lambert in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, January 14, 1854.(4003) Kesby was born in New Jersey January 17, 1828. Kesby(4004) was the son of Zepheniah Lambert and Ann Wilson. (See Kesby Israel Lambert for the continuation of this line.)

child 129 iv. Mary Jane Opdyke(4005) was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey June 15, 1837. She married L. D. Locke. L. was born about 1837.

child + 130 v. Joseph W Opdyke was born January 20, 1841.

child 131 vi. John L. Opdyke(4006) was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey February 1, 1845. He married Mary Smith. Mary was born about 1845.

child + 132 vii. George B Opdyke was born February 23, 1848.

child 133 viii. Ann Elizabeth Opdyke was born in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey September 3, 1850.

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