Johannes de Peyster

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Johannes de Peyster

Birthplace: New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
Death: Died in New York, New York County
Immediate Family:

Son of Johannes de Peyster and Cornelia Lubbertse van Elburch
Husband of Anna de Peyster
Father of Johannes de Peyster; Cornelia Clarkson; William de Peyster; Catherina Rutgers and Elizabeth Beekman
Brother of Johannes de Peyster; Maria Jans de Peyster; Abraham de Peyster; Isaac de Peyster; Cornelius de Peyster and 1 other

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About Johannes de Peyster

  • Johannes was Baptised in New Amsterdam at the Dutch Reformed Church icn_check.gif
  • 1666 Sep 22; Johannes de Peyster, Cornelia Luberts; Johannes; Johannes Van Brug, Jacques Couseau, Margareta de Riemer icn_check.gif
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  • Johannes was born in New Netherlands 1666 to Johannes and Cornelia Lubberts de Peyster. Johannes married Albany, New York, native Anna Bancker (sister of Evert Bancker). In addition to his stint as mayor, he served in the colonial assembly.[4]
  • Johannes's brother Abraham de Peyster served as mayor from 1691 to 1694. Johannes was succeeded as mayor by David Provost, their brother-in law.[5] Johannes's son, also Johannes, served as mayor of Albany. According to some sources, Johannes was known as "Johannes de Peyster II" and his son as "III"
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Johannes de Peyster's Timeline

September 22, 1666
Dutch Reformed church, New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
December 21, 1666
New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
September 21, 1688
Age 21
Albany, New York
September 23, 1692
Age 25
New York, New York
Age 27
New York City, New York County, Province of New York
December 12, 1695
Age 28
Albany, Albany County, Province of New York
May 4, 1709
Age 42
New York, New York County, New York, United States
July 22, 1711
Age 44
September 25, 1711
Age 44
New York, New York County