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VAN BUREN Cornelis Maessen

Male Abt 1616 - 1648  (~ 32 years)Deceased


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  • Name  VAN BUREN Cornelis Maessen  [1
    Born  Abt 1616 
    Gender  Male 
    Immigration  1631  [1
    to America 
    • Cornelis sailed aboard the ship "Rensselaerwyck", and brought with him his wife, Catalyntje Martense, and his son, Marten. It is said that a second son, Hendrick, was born on the voyage.
    Residence  Abt 1631  Papscanee, Rensselaer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Shortly after arriving in America, Cornelis and his family settled on a farm at a place called Papsknee, NY, which was a little below the town of Greenbush, NY. They leased the farm from the patroon, Killian Van Rensselaer, who had been granted large tracts comprising large portions of the present counties of Albany and Rensselaer, then called Rensselaerwyck. Cornelis paid an amount to Van Rennelaer for rent; the amount consisting of one hundred bushels wheat, oats, rye, and a few peas, which was a 1/10th appoximation of his crop for the year.
    Estate  1648  [2
    • Cornelis died intestate (without a will), and because he and his wife died within a very short period of each other, their children were placed under guardians. His estate consisted partly of property in New York City, located between what is now 14th and Christopher streets. The children that were mentioned in the legal documents were Martin C., Hendrick, Maes, and Styntje.
    Died  Apr 1648  Papscanee, Rensselaer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age  ~ 32 years 
    Buried  Y  [1
    • Records show that Cornelis and his wife were buried on the same day in 1648.
    Person ID  I50  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  5 May 2013 

    Family  MARTENSE Catalntje,   b. Between 1614 and 1625,   d. 1648, Papscanee, Rensselaer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: ~ 34 years 
    Married  Abt 1636 
    Children 
     1. VAN BUREN Hendrick Cornelis,   b. 30 Jan 1636/37,   d. 13 Nov 1703  Age: 66 years
     2. VAN BUREN Marten Cornelisse,   b. Abt 1629, Houten, , Utrecht, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1710  Age: ~ 81 years
     3. VAN BUREN Ma-S,   b. Abt 1643,   d. 27 Nov 1704  Age: ~ 61 years
     4. VAN BUREN Styntji Cornelisse,   b. Abt 1645,   d. 26 Nov 1729  Age: ~ 84 years
     5. VAN BUREN Tobias Cornelis,   b. Abt 1647,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F31  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1631 - Papscanee, Rensselaer, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Apr 1648 - Papscanee, Rensselaer, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S582] Hudson-Mohawk Genealogical and Family Memoirs, Cuyler Reynolds, editor, (New York, NY: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1911.), Vol. 2: p. 603. (Reliability: 4), 5 May 2013.

    2. [S582] Hudson-Mohawk Genealogical and Family Memoirs, Cuyler Reynolds, editor, (New York, NY: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1911.), Vol. 2: p. 603-604. (Reliability: 4), 5 May 2013.