Jöns (James) Hansson Steelman (1665 - 1734) MP

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Birthplace: Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in Great Egg Harbor, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States
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About Jöns (James) Hansson Steelman

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JAMES STEELMAN, 1st, was a Swede, who before 1690 had identified himself with the colony of Swedes, in New Castle, Delaware. He located land in this county (in Gloucester Co, now Atlantic) in 1694 or 1695, and owned large tracts, also many head of cattle. He was a member of the Gloria Dei, Old Swedes Church, of Philadelphia, and his children, Andrew and Susannah, are also mentioned in the records of that church. He was married, previous to his coming to this section, to Susannah Toy, daughter of Christian Toy. He afterward married Katherine Ouster, June 3, 1730. He owned a considerable portion of the southwest end of Absequam beach, which he bought of Thomas Budd. James died in 1734. Children of James & Christian (Toy) Steelman: 1. +Andrew Steelman (1st) b 1689-90, d. 1736; m. Judith --. 2. Susannah Steelman, b. 1691; m. John Kean, November 1713, son of Mathias Kean and Henrick Classen. 3. +Hance Steelman (1st) will proved 1760. 4. +John Steelman (1st) b January 7, 1692; will proved August 11, 1775; m. Sarah Adams. 5. James Steelman (2nd), m. Katherine Kean, daughter of Nicholas Kean and Elizabeth Lock. 6. Elias Steelman (1st) 7. Mary Steelman, m. -- Blackman. 8. Peter Steelman (1st), d. 1762; m. Gertrude --; record in Old Swedes Church, Philadelphia, Vol 2, p. 225.

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Jöns (James) Steelman's Timeline

1665
1665
Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
1689
February, 1689
Age 24
Gloucester, Camden, New Jersey, United States
1690
1690
Age 25
Senamensing, Burlington, New Jersey
1691
January 7, 1691
Age 26
Great Egg Harbor Bay
1694
1694
Age 29
Great Egg Harbor, Glouster, New Jersey
1697
1697
Age 32
Great Egg Harbor Bay
1700
1700
Age 35
Great Egg Harbor Bay
1700
Age 35
1701
1701
Age 36
1730
June 3, 1730
Age 65