Johannes de Peyster

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Johannes de Peyster

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Birthplace: Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands
Death: Died in New York, New York
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Son of Johannes de Peyster and Josyne Martsens
Husband of Cornelia Lubbertse van Elburch
Father of Johannes de Peyster; Maria Jans de Peyster; Abraham de Peyster; Johannes de Peyster; Isaac de Peyster and 2 others
Brother of Abraham de Peyster; Joanna Bruynsteen and Isaac de Peyster

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About Johannes de Peyster

• with 92 others, one who co-signed the Remonstrance that convinced Stuyvesant to surrender New Netherland to the British in 1664.

  • During the brief period in 1673'4 in which the Dutch regained possession of New Netherland, he took a prominent part in the conduct of public affairs, and he was one of the last to take the oath of allegiance to the British crown on the final cession of the province to that power.
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Johannes de Peyster's Timeline

1620
1620
Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands
1645
1645
Age 25
1651
December 17, 1651
Age 31
Dutch Reformed Church, New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
1653
August 3, 1653
Age 33
New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
1657
July 8, 1657
Age 37
Nieuw Amsterdam, Nieuw Nederland
1659
1659
Age 39
1662
April 16, 1662
Age 42
New Amsterdam, New Netherland, NY, America
1666
December 21, 1666
Age 46
New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
1673
October 4, 1673
Age 53
New Amsterdam, New Netherlands
1685
1685
Age 65
New York, New York