Cornelius Vandever

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Cornelius Vandever

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New Castle, DE, USA
Death: Died in New Castle, DE, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Jacob Van Der Veer and Catharina Johansdotter
Husband of Margaret M. Poulson
Father of Jacob Cornelius Vandever; Johan Corneliusson Vandever; Phillip Vandever; Elisabeth Vandever; Margareta Vandever and 3 others
Brother of William Vandever; John Vandever; Jacob Vandever; Helena Van Der Veer and unknown Vandever

Managed by: Met Leonard Jones, II
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About Cornelius Vandever

Cornelius Vandever was born about 1658. His wife Margareta, whom he married by 1681, was probably the daughter of Olof Fransson of the Bought [Verdrietige Hook]. When old Olof Fransson conveyed 50 acres of his land to his grandson, Cornelius Vandever signed a bond on 20 July 1687 to give his personal security to the transaction.

The will of Cornelius Vandever, dated 18 December 1712 and proved 18 February 1712/13, bequeathed his dwelling plantation to his wife Margareta, but if she remarried it was to be rented out for the children's benefit until the youngest was 21. His son John was to receive the tract on the Brandywine between Spring Run and William Vandever. His two youngest sons, William and Henry, were to receive the dwelling plantation after the death or remarriage of Margareta. All movables were to be divided among all of the children. His widow Margareta did marry again, 19 April 1720, to the widower William Lerchenzeiler of St. Georges Hundred, New Castle County. She was still living in February 1727 when she was one of the sponsors at the baptism of one of her many grandchildren

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Cornelius Vandever's Timeline

1659
February 1659
New Castle, DE, USA
1682
1682
Age 22
New Castle, Delaware, United States
1689
1689
Age 29
USA
1689
Age 29
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1712
December 18, 1712
Age 53
New Castle, DE, USA