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John Emans

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Leiden, Holland, Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden
Death: Died in Gravesend, Kings County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Andries Emans and N.N. Emans
Husband of Sara Antonis Emans
Father of Abraham Emans; Andries Emans; Sarah Morgan; Cornelia Ammerman; Jacobus Emans and 2 others
Brother of Hendrick Emans; Abraham Emans; Jacobus Emans and Andries Emans, Jr.

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Teunis G. Bergen, REGISTER, IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER, OF THE EARLY SETTLERS OF KINGS COUNTY, LONG ISLAND, N.Y., FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT BY EUROPEANS TO 1700 (Polyanthos, Cottonport, 1973)

p. 110: [EMANS, EMMANS, or IMANS] John or Jan Senr (s. of Andries the emigrant), master cooper, of Gravesend, m. 1st Sarah dau. of Anthony Jansen from Salee or Vaes; m. 2d, Nov. 17, 1702, Neeltje Cranen; d. prior to 1715. Mag. of Gravesend in 1673, '74, and '76, and in 1691 town clerk. On ass. Rolls of said town of 1693 and cen. of 1698, on which he is entered as of English extraction, from which it is inferred that his father, although hailing from Leiden, was among those Englishmen who left their native land and came to Holland to enjoy religious liberty and avoid persecution. Issue:--John Junr; Anthony; Andries of Gravesend, who probably settled in N.J.; Abraham; Jacobus; Sarah, m. Oct 14, 1696, Joseph Morgen of Freehold; and Cornelia, m. Dec. 1, 1699, Paulus Amerman (sup.) of Monmouth Co. N.J. Signed his name "John Emans" and sometimes "Jan Emans."

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Edmund Bailey O'Callaghan, LISTS OF INHABITANTS OF COLONIAL NEW YORK: Excerpted from the Documentary History of the State of New-York, (Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1979).

p. 128: AN ACCOT. FROM GRAUESEND OF YE PERSONS LANDS AND CATTLES RATEABLE ACCORDING TO YE LAW. Anno Domo 1683.

John Emauns

7 Cowes: 0 2 11

1 Cowe 3 yeares: 0 0 4

3 Cowes 2 yeares: 0 0 7½

2 Cowes 1 yeare: 0 0 3

5 horses: 0 5 0

88 acors land: 0 7 4

1 head: 0 1 6

[total]: 0 17 11½

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p. 175: CENSUS OF KINGS COUNTY; ABOUT 1698. A LIST OF ALL THE FREEHOLDERS THEIR WIVES CHILDREN APPRENTICES AND SLAVES WITHIN THE KINGS COUNTY ON NASSAUW ISLAND.

[Note.-E affixed to the name, means English; F French.]

[Note.-First number is men, second women, third children, fourth apprentices, fifth slaves.]

IN THE TOWN OF GRAVESEND.

John Emmans (E): 11301

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1714, Aug. 7, date of will of John Emmons of Gravesend, to my six children, Johannes, Andrew, Abraham, Jacobus,

Sarah Morgan, Cornelia Amerman; Eldest child is Johannes, wife Engeltie;

Executors, Johannes & Andrew.

1715, Oct. 11, proved will of John Emmons of Gravesend.

Sources

1. Title: Teunis G. Bergen, REGISTER, IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER, OF THE EARLY SETTLERS OF KINGS COUNTY, LONG ISLAND, N.Y

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Media: Book

Page: p. 109

2. Title: Will of John Emans of Gravesend, Kings Co. NY

Page: Signed 7 Aug 1714; proved 11 Oct 1715

-------------------- Ancestors of American Presidents, Gary Boyd Roberts, NEHGS, 2009

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John Emans's Timeline

1639
1639
Leiden, Holland, Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden
1660
1660
Age 21
Kings, New York, United States
1670
1670
Age 31
Gravesend, Kings, New York, USA
1676
1676
Age 37
Gravesend, Long Island
1677
1677
Age 38
New Utrecht, Long Island, Province of New York
1679
1679
Age 40
1684
1684
Age 45
Gravesend, Kings County, Province of New York
1715
1715
Age 76
Gravesend, Kings County, Province of New York
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New Utrecht, Kings, New York, USA
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