Jacques Cornelius (Itsychosaquacha)

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Jacques Cornelissen Van Slyck

Also Known As: "Mohawk name-Itsychosaquachka", "/Itsychosaquachka/", "Jacques"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Montgomery, NY, USA
Death: Died in Schenectady, NY, USA
Place of Burial: New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Cornelius Antonissen Van Slyke and Ots-Toch Van Slyke
Husband of Margaret (Grietje) Ryckman
Father of Susanna Cornelese Van Slyck; Geertruy Jacquese Van Slyck; Margareta Jacquese Van Slyck; Helena Jacquese Van Slyck; Cornelis Jacquese Van Slyck and 6 others
Brother of Martin Maurice van Slyck; Gijsbert Gerritse (Bertisse) van Brakel; Cornelis Antonissen Van Slyke; HIlletje Cornelise Van Slyke; Leah van Slyck and 5 others

Occupation: Tapster (Tavern Keeper)
Managed by: Gregory Frank Yochim
Last Updated:

About Jacques Cornelius (Itsychosaquacha)

Sources:

Mohawk Frontier, The Dutch Community of Schenectady, New York, 1661-1710 by Thomas E Burke, Jr.

pg. 23 " Van Slyck, who was described in contemporary records as "formerly an Indian", was clearly trusted by the Mohawks. " also "Of all the seventeenth-century interpreters, van Slyck may have been the best, and his services were in demand as far away as"

pg 24 " New York City, where in August 1687 he helped to examine "a Christian Maquase brought a Prisonner from Cannada"

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Jacques Cornelius (Itsychosaquacha)'s Timeline

1580
1580
Of Breuckelen, Utrecht, Netherlands
1640
1640
Montgomery, NY, USA
1662
1662
Age 22
Canajoharie, , Montgomery, New York, USA,
1662
Age 22
Schenectady, Schenectady, NY, USA
1666
1666
Age 26
1668
1668
Age 28
Schenectady, NY, USA
1670
1670
Age 30
Albany, New York
1670
Age 30
1672
1672
Age 32
1674
1674
Age 34
Schenectady, , Albany, New York, USA,