Harmen Albertse Vedder

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Harman Albertse Albertese Vedder

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland
Death: Died in Schenectady, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Albert Vedder; Albert Vedder and undiscovered spouse Vedder
Husband of Annatie Vedder; N.N. N.N.; Annatje Isaacse Provoost and Mohawk Woman
Father of Arent Vedder; Harmanus Vedder; Johannes Vedder; Albert H. Vedder and Corset Harmen Vedder

Occupation: trader, Indian trader, Trader, Magistrate
Managed by: Carolyn Jean Potter (Jorgensen)
Last Updated:

About Harmen Albertse Vedder

A first settler in Beverwyck, New Netherland.

He was a trader at Beverwyck as early as 1657.

In 1660 he returned to Holland. He was an agent for Dirk DeWolf. and evidently made several trips between the two countries. In 1668 he and other merchants from NY were in Holland again. They purchased goods, chartered the ship "King Charles" and petitioned the king of England to send it to NY. In 1673 he was appointed one of the magistrates of Schenectady and in 1674 "Schout"? of the village. He was reprimanded for pretending to give privileges to the Indian trade.

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Harmen Albertse Vedder's Timeline

1635
1635
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland
1657
1657
Age 22
Albany, New York, USA,
1660
1660
Age 25
1669
1669
Age 34
Schenectady, , Albany, New York, USA,
1671
May 10, 1671
Age 36
Schenectady, Albany County, New York
1672
1672
Age 37
Schenectady, NY, USA
1672
Age 37
Schenectady, , Albany, New York, USA,
1674
1674
Age 39
Dutch Reformed Church (Schenectady), , Albany, New York, USA,
1686
1686
Age 51
Schenectady, , Albany, New York, USA,
1715
May 3, 1715
Age 80
Schenectady, New York, United States