Early New Netherlands Settlers


Pierre <?> Cornu

17 June 2013

Generation 1 1. Pierre <?> Cornu (Rn=16928), who was born about 1704 and died 25 March 1774 at Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York at 70 years of age. He married 01 December 1734 Elizabeth <Carel> Toll Cornu (Rn=44908), who was born about 1706 at Glenville, Schenectady County, New York and died 28 August 1772 at Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York at 66 years of age, daughter of Carel <Hans> Toll (Rn=15464) and Elizabeth <Jan> Rinckhout Toll (Rn=49690). Source [Clute Family Tree by Eva A Kevilus 1987 page 2] Children of Pierre <?> Cornu and Elizabeth <Carel> Toll were as follows: + 2. i. Maria <Pierre> Cornu Clute (Rn=44907) and married Jellis <Johannes> Clute (Rn=44905). 3. ii. Johannes <Pierre> Cornu was born 1738 in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York). + 4. iii. Daniel <Pierre> Cornu (Rn=16927), who was born December 1740 and married Sara <Wessel> Wessels Cornu (Rn=16926). 5. iv. Carel <Pierre> Cornu was born 1743 in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York and died before 1749). 6. v. Elisabeth <Pierre> Cornu Knox was born 1743 in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York) {John}. 7. vi. Carel <Pierre> Cornu was born 1749 in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York). Generation 2 2. Maria <Pierre> Cornu Clute (Rn=44907). She married 11 February 1758 at Reformed Dutch Church, Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York Jellis <Johannes> Clute (Rn=44905), who was born about 1734, a son of Johannes <Frederick> Clute (Rn=44900) and Tanneke <Jellis> Fonda Clute (Rn=44903). First Residence - - Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York. Source [Clute Family Tree by Eva A Kevilus 1987 page 2] Children of Jellis <Johannes> Clute and Maria <Pierre> Cornu were as follows: 8. i. Johannes <Jellis> Clute was baptized 29 June 1760). 9. ii. Gertruy <Jellis> Clute Van Eps was baptized 2 January 1763) {Gerrit}. 10. iii. Pieter <Jellis> Clute was baptized 30 August 1767) [Margaret Berkley]. 11. iv. Douwe <Jellis> Clute was baptized 10 March 1771 and died young). + 12. v. Douwe <Jellis> Clute (Rn=44910), who was born February 1773 and married Marie <Richard> Schermerhorn Clute (Rn=44909). 4. Daniel <Pierre> Cornu (Rn=16927), who was born December 1740. He married 26 September 1761 Sara <Wessel> Wessels Cornu (Rn=16926), who was born June 1743, a daughter of Wessel <?> Wessels (Rn=15745) and Maria <Arent> Van Antwerp Wessels (Rn=16775). Baptized on 21 December 1740. First Residence - - Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York. Source [RootsWeb: WorldConnect: db=moon00] Children of Daniel <Pierre> Cornu and Sara <Wessel> Wessels were as follows: 13. i. Pieter <Daniel> Cornu was born 15 July 1766). 14. ii. Elizabeth <Daniel> Cornu was born 4 December 1770). 15. iii. John <Daniel> Cornu was born 177?. Generation 3 12. Douwe <Jellis> Clute (Rn=44910), who was born February 1773 and died 25 December 1852 at 79 years of age. He married Marie <Richard> Schermerhorn Clute (Rn=44909), who was born July 1779 at Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York and was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, a daughter of Richard <Ryer> Schermerhorn (Rn=44912) and Annatje <?> Van Vechten Schermerhorn (Rn=44913). Baptized on 28 February 1773. First Residence - - Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York. Source [Clute Family Tree by Eva A Kevilus 1987 page 2] Children of Douwe <Jellis> Clute and Marie <Richard> Schermerhorn were as follows: 16. i. John <Douwe> Clute was baptized 10 March 1798) [Alida Van Den Berg]. 17. ii. Richard <Douwe> Clute was baptized 13 March 1800 and died young). 18. iii. Jacob <Douwe> Clute was baptized 13 September 1802). 19. iv. Annetje Schermerhorn <Douwe> Clute was baptized 29 March 1805 and died 16 August 1806). 20. v. Richard <Douwe> Clute was baptized 28 June 1807) [Phoebe Hammond]. 21. vi. Anna Maria <Douwe> Clute was born 8 August 1809). 22. vii. Ryer Schermerhorn <Douwe> Clute was born 16 August 1812). 23. viii. Bartholomew Schermerhorn <Douwe> Clute was baptized 28 December 1816).