Early New Netherlands Settlers


Johan <?> Grelsson

18 July 2013

Generation 1 1. Johan <?> Grelsson (Cornelius) (Rn=52272), who was born about 1621. He married ? <?> ? Grelsson (Cornelius) (Rn=52273). First Residence - - Finland. Second Residence - - Sweeden. Third Residence - - New Sweeden, Delaware River. Emigration - - Emigrant in 1656 from Finland to New Sweeden with wife and three children on the Mercurius. Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Children of Johan <?> Grelsson (Cornelius) and ? <?> ? were as follows: 2. i. Anders <Johan> Grelsson. 3. ii. Arian <Johan> Grelsson (Archer) was born 1649 and died 1740) [Gertrude Eskilsson (died 1748)]. 4. iii. Eric <Johan> Grelsson (insane). + 5. iv. Anna <Johan> Grelsson Van Culen (Rn=52275) and married Johan <?> Van Culen (Rn=52274). Generation 2 5. Anna <Johan> Grelsson Van Culen (Rn=52275). She married Johan <?> Van Culen (Rn=52274), who was born about 1621. Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Children of Johan <?> Van Culen and Anna <Johan> Grelsson were as follows: 6. i. Jacob <Johan> Van Culen (to New Jersey). + 7. ii. Reigner <Johan> Van Culen (Rn=52276) and married Ingrid <?> ? Van Culen (Rn=52286). + 8. iii. Gregor (George) <Johan> Van Culen (Rn=52278) and married Margaret <?> Archer Van Culen (Rn=52281). + 9. iv. John <Johan> Van Culen (Rn=52280) and married Kerstin (Christina) <?> Paulison Van Culen (Rn=52279). Generation 3 7. Reigner <Johan> Van Culen (Rn=52276) and died before March 1732. He married first, Ingrid <?> ? Van Culen (Rn=52286) and died before November 1728 and married second, 13 November 1728 at Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware Annika <Olaf> Tossa Stedham/Skaggan/Van Culen (Rn=52277), a daughter of Olaff (William) <?> Tossa (Rn=52284) and Gertrude <?> Peterson Tossa (Rn=52285). Religion 1 - - Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware. First Residence - - Plum Creek, Ridley Township, Chester (Delaware) County, Pennsylvania. Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Child of Reigner <Johan> Van Culen and Ingrid <?> ? was as follows: 10. i. Kerstin <Reigner> Van Culen was baptized 25 April 1714). Children of Reigner <Johan> Van Culen and Annika <Olaf> Tossa were as follows: + 11. i. Margaret <Reigner> Van Culen White (Rn=52289), who was born 04 December 1729 and married Carlos <David> White (Rn=52290). 12. ii. William <Reigner> Van Culen was born 15 March 1732 posthumous). 8. Gregor (George) <Johan> Van Culen (Rn=52278). He married Margaret <?> Archer Van Culen (Rn=52281). Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Children of Gregor (George) <Johan> Van Culen and Margaret <?> Archer were as follows: 13. i. John <Gregor> Van Culen. + 14. ii. daughter <Gregor> Van Culen Rambo (Rn=52283) and married ? <?> Rambo (Rn=52282). 15. iii. Margaret <Gregor> Van Culen. 16. iv. Ann <Gregor> Van Culen. 17. v. Ellen <Gregor> Van Culen. 18. vi. George <Gregor> Van Culen. 19. vii. Morton <Gregor> Van Culen. 20. viii. Daniel <Gregor> Van Culen. 21. ix. Jonas <Gregor> Van Culen. 9. John <Johan> Van Culen (Rn=52280). He married 06 January 1714 at Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware Kerstin (Christina) <?> Paulison Van Culen (Rn=52279). Religion 1 - - Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware. First Residence - - Ridley Township, Chester (Delaware) County, Pennsylvania. Second Residence - - Christina, New Castle County, Delaware. Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Children of John <Johan> Van Culen and Kerstin (Christina) <?> Paulison were as follows: 22. i. Johan <John> Van Culen was born 19 October 1714). 23. ii. Maria <John> Van Culen was born 3 October 1718). 24. iii. Anders <John> Van Culen was born 5 February 1722). 25. iv. Christina <John> Van Culen was born 20 October 1723). 26. v. Peter <John> Van Culen was born 10 April 1726). Generation 4 11. Margaret <Reigner> Van Culen White (Rn=52289), who was born 04 December 1729 at Christina, New Castle County, Delaware and was baptized at Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware and died about 1800 at 70 years of age. She married 25 February 1753 at Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware Carlos <David> White (Rn=52290), who was born August 1727 and died before 1810 at Chatham County, North Carolina at 83 years of age, a son of David <Moses> White (Rn=52292) and Gierke <?> Cornelius White (Rn=52291). Baptized on 07 December 1729. Religion 1 - - Swedes Church, Christina, New Castle County, Delaware. First Residence - - Christina, New Castle County, Delaware. Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Children of Carlos <David> White and Margaret <Reigner> Van Culen were as follows: 27. i. Jesse <Carlos> White was born about 1753 and died about 1827) [Mary Elizabeth Van Cullen was born 1769 and died 1810)]. 28. ii. David <Carlos> White was born about 1754 and died 1771). 29. iii. Stephen <Carlos> White was born 25 March 1755 and died about 1829) [Mary Rushton was born 1770 and died 1838)]. 30. iv. John <Carlos> White was born about 1756 and died before 1784) [Mary Donaldson]. 31. v. Susannah <Carlos> White Brown was born about 1757 and died May 1824) {Benjamin was born 1756)}. 32. vi. Hannah <Carlos> White was born 26 November 1758 and died 6 September 1774). 33. vii. Ann <Carlos> White Andrews was born before 1760 and died about 1800) {Thomas <Thomas> was born about 1760 and died about 1846)}. 34. viii. Charity <Carlos> White Darby was born about 1764 and died 1824) {?}. 35. ix. Charles <Carlos> White was born about 1770 and died 1847) [Leah Rubottom was born about 1775 and died 1820)]. 36. x. Joseph <Carlos> White was born about 1778 and died 1840) [Elizabeth Self was born 1778 and died 1856). 14. daughter <Gregor> Van Culen Rambo (Rn=52283). She married 01 May 1822 ? <?> Rambo (Rn=52282). Source [The Ancestors and Descendants of Carlos White by David E White 1995 page 19] Children of ? <?> Rambo and daughter <Gregor> Van Culen were as follows: 37. i. George <?> Rambo. 38. ii. Daniel <?> Rambo (lived on Crum Creek, Ridley Township). 39. iii. Jonas <?> Rambo.