Aeltje Stevense Van Voorhees

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About Aeltje Stevense Van Voorhees

Father, Steven Coerte immigrated to "Nieuw Amsterdam" with his wife and eight children (and one son-in-law) in 1660. They sailed on a ship "De Bonte Koe" (the Spotted Cow) captained by Pieter Lucasz. Altje was 4 on arrival.

Married Barrent Juriaanse Ryder and had seven sons. -------------------- Page 2 - "+ 9. iv. Aeltje Stevense VanVoorhees, born circa 1656 at Drenthe, Netherlands' married Barent Jurianz Ryder." Page 9 - "Barent Jurianz Ryder was born circa 1654. He emigrated in 1658. He was a magistrate at Gravesend in 1673 and 1679 and a surveyor 1687 and 1707."

Source: The Van Voorhees family in America:

the first six generations : Van Voorhees, Voorhees, Van Voorhis, Voorhis, Van Voorheas, Van Voorhes, Van Voorhies, VanVoorhis, Van Voorhis, Van Vorous, Voores, Voorheis, Vooris, Vorce, Vores, Voorees, Voress, Vorhes, Vorhees, Vorheis, Vorhies, Vorhis, Vorhus, Vories, Voris, Vorris, Vorse, Vorus, Vorys, et al. By: Florence A. Christoph, Van Voorhees Association http://books.google.com/books?id=bf1ZAAAAMAAJ&dq=New+York+Genealogical+and+Biographical+Record.+Oct+2001%2C+A+Branch+of+the+Van+Voorhees+Family%3A+The+Stevenson+Family+of+Rockland+County%2C+Henry+B.+Hoff&q=ryder#search_anchor

Aeltje Stevense (Van Voorhees)

   Born: unknown, in the Netherlands
   Died: unknown
   Married: Barent Jurjansen Ryder
   Barent Jurjansen Ryder
   Born: unknown, emigrated to Nieuw Amsterdam in 1658
   Died: unknown, was alive on 7 October 1707

http://www.vanvoorhees.org/VVA/family_tree.php

April 1658 - emigrated with parents to America

Source: A Genealogy of the Van Voorhees family in America, or, The Descendants of Stephen Coerte Van Voorhees of Holland and Flatlands, L.I., Van Voorhis, Elias William, (New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1888). pg.22

-------------------- Her son Jan (John) was born in New Amsterdam.

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Aeltje Stevense Van Voorhees's Timeline

1656
1656
Hees, Ruinen, Drenthe, Netherlands
1662
1662
Age 6
Dutch Reform CHurch, New Amsterdam, NY
1673
1673
Age 17
Netherlands
1674
1674
Age 18
1676
August 15, 1676
Age 20
Long Island City, Queens, New York
1676
Age 20
Gravesend, K, New York, United States
1678
1678
Age 22
1683
1683
Age 27
1685
1685
Age 29
1687
1687
Age 31