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Neeltje Volkertsen (F)
b. 1669, #157551

     Neeltje Volkertsen died at Somerset County, New Jersey. She was also known as Neeltje Volkers Cortelyou. She was also known as Neeltje Volkertse. She was also known as Neeltje Volckertszen. Neeltje Volkertsen was born in 1669 at Bushwick, Kings County, New York. She married Cornelis Cortelyou, son of Jaques Cortelyou and Neeltje Van Duyn, on 19 August 1683 at Bushwick, Kings County, New York. Neeltje Volkertsen married Johannes Jacobse Vandergrift on 23 September 1692.

Cornelis Cortelyou (M)
b. between 1666 and 1669, d. 1690, #157552
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     Cornelis Cortelyou was born between 1666 and 1669 at New Utrecht, Kings County, New York. He was the son of Jaques Cortelyou and Neeltje Van Duyn. Cornelis Cortelyou married Neeltje Volkertsen on 19 August 1683 at Bushwick, Kings County, New York. Cornelis Cortelyou died in 1690.

Johannes Jacobse Vandergrift (M)
b. 26 June 1667, d. 24 March 1745, #157553

     Johannes Jacobse Vandergrift was baptized on 26 June 1667 at Dutch Reformed Church, New York City, New York County, New York. He married Neeltje Volkertsen on 23 September 1692. Johannes Jacobse Vandergrift married Elizabeth Snowden on 1 July 1741. Johannes Jacobse Vandergrift died on 24 March 1745 at Bensalem, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, at age 77.

Elizabeth Snowden (F)
b. circa 1667, d. after 1742, #157554

     Elizabeth Snowden was born circa 1667 at Pennsylvania. She married Johannes Jacobse Vandergrift on 1 July 1741. Elizabeth Snowden died after 1742 at Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Nicholas D. Volkertsen (M)
b. 1672, #157560

     Nicholas D. Volkertsen was also known as Nicholas Folkert. He was also known as Nicholas D. Volckertszen. He was also known as Nicholas D. Volkertse. Nicholas D. Volkertsen was born in 1672 at Bushwick, Kings County, New York. He married Neeltje Van Kouwenhoven, daughter of Jan Gerretse Van Kouwenhoven and Gerardina de Sille, in 1699 at Bushwick, Kings County, New York; Assumed marriage based on similarity of dates. Nicholas D. Volkertsen left a will on 18 August 1758 at Brooklyn, Kings County, New York.

WILL OF NICHOLAS VOLKERTSEN:

Abstracts of Wills Vol V 1754-1760 New York, page 294:
Page 242.--In the name of God, Amen, August 19, 1758. I, NICHOLAS FOLKERTSEN, of Brookland, in Kings County, being in good health. I leave to my son
Folkert Å“10 for his birthright, and all my wearing apparell. I leave to my deceased wife's daughter Antie, wife of Johanes Lott, of Flatlands, Å“50. To
my grand daughter Neeltie, wife of Isaac Broser and daughter of Cornelius Bogart, deceased, Å“50. All my real estate in Bushwyck or elsewhere to be sold
by my executors to any of my four children or to the highest bidder of them, and if they cannot agree, then to any other persons. I leave the proceeds of
the sale, and what may be left of my personal property, to my 4 children, Folkert, Dinah Brocca, Ariantie, wife of Dirck Wortman, and Marytie, wife of
John Van Dyck. The part of my daughter Dinah is to be put at interest for her maintainance during her life, and then to her two children, Isaac Brocca and
Neeltie, wife of Matthew Moorhead. I make my son Folkert, and my son in law, John Van Dyck, and my cousin, Joris Brinckerhoff, executors.

Witnesses, Christopher Remsen, Christopher Codwise, L. Boerum.

His estate was proved on 15 March 1759.


         

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David Kipp Conover
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