Early New Netherlands Settlers


Cornelis <Comen> Ghijsen

16 July 2013

Generation 1 1. Cornelis <Comen> Ghijsen (Rn=22357). He married ? <?> ? Ghijsen (Rn=62727). Source [Record: October 1993 page 200] Child of Cornelis <Comen> Ghijsen and ? <?> ? was as follows: + 2. i. Cornelis <Cornelis> Ghijsen (Comegys) (Rn=22355), who was born October 1630 and married Willemtje <Gysbert> Teunissen Ghijsen (Comegys) (Rn=22356). Generation 2 2. Cornelis <Cornelis> Ghijsen (Comegys) (Rn=22355), who was born October 1630 at Lexmond, South Holland, Netherland and died 1708 at 78 years of age. He married first, 29 March 1658 at New Amsterdam Willemtje <Gysbert> Teunissen Ghijsen (Comegys) (Rn=22356), who was born August 1642 at Barneveld, Gelderland, Netherland and died before 1679 at 37 years of age, a daughter of Gysbert <?> Teunissen (Rn=5679) and Aeltje <Wouter> Van Der Schuer Teunissen (Rn=22384) and married second, Mary <?> ? Comegys and married third, Rebecca <?> Smith Comegys. Baptized on 10 October 1630. First Residence - - Lexmond, South Holland, Netherland. Second Residence - - New Amsterdam. Third Residence - - Kent County, Maryland. Emigration - - Emigrant before 1658 from Lexmond, South Holland, Netherland to New Amsterdam. Source [Record: October 1993 page 200] Children of Cornelis <Cornelis> Ghijsen (Comegys) and Willemtje <Gysbert> Teunissen were as follows: 3. i. Cornelius <Cornelis> Comegys. 4. ii. Elizabeth <Cornelis> Comegys. 5. iii. William <Cornelis> Comegys. 6. iv. Hannah <Cornelis> Comegys. Cornelis <Cornelis> Ghijsen (Comegys) and Mary <?> ? Comegys did not have any children by this marriage. Cornelis <Cornelis> Ghijsen (Comegys) and Rebecca <?> Smith Comegys did not have any children by this marriage.