Jan Stevense Van Vorhees

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About Jan Stevense Van Vorhees

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. Jan was 8 on arrival. Married twice. Had eight sons and three daughters. -------------------- Jan came with his father and family to Amersfoort as a small boy in 1660. Some of the seven known sons of Jan and Femmetje Aukes (his second wife) took the name of Van Voorhees. Jan's father Steven Coerten had come from the Manor of Voor-hees, Province of Drente, the Netherlands to the village of Amersfoort, now Flatlands, Long Island.

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Jan Stevense Van Vorhees's Timeline

1652
1652
Ruinen, Drenthe, Netherlands
1660
1660
Age 8

He was 8 years old at the time.

1678
March 17, 1678
Age 26
New Netherland
1680
October 8, 1680
Age 28
New Netherland
1682
1682
Age 30
Kings, New York, USA
1684
February 24, 1684
Age 32
Flatbush, Kings, New York, United States
1686
May 2, 1686
Age 34
Flatbush, Kings, New York, United States
1688
1688
Age 36
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA
1690
1690
Age 38
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA
1691
March 1691
Age 39
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA