Nicasius de Sille (1610 - 1674)

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Birthplace: Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands
Death: Died in New Utrecht,Kings,New York,USA
Occupation: Pensionary (Legal Advisor to the Government) between 1584 and 1600 in Amsterdam
Managed by: James Earl Curry
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About Nicasius de Sille

Nicasuis was born september 23, 1610, in Arnheim. He studied at Leyden and the Univerity of Orleans where he graduated "with the cap," a Doctor of Law, as his father had done before him.

He married 1st, Cornelia Meulmans, daughter of Peter Meulmans and Anna Marschalk, and came to New Netherlands a widower with five children.

Nicasius was one of the original Proprietors of New Utrecht, and in 1657 he built there the first stone house in the town, which "also had a tile roof," and was standing until 1850, when it was destroyed.

Arms of Nicasius de Sille, of Arnheim, Netherlands, who came to New Netherlands in 1653 to serve as First Councillor to Peter Stuyvesant.

ARMS- Sable a saltire argent; in the center chief a mullet of six points Or; in the flanks and base a curry-comb argent. CREST- upon a wreath of the colors (sable and argent) two arms in armour embowed, each grasping in the gauntleted hand a broad sword hilted and pommeled or, tilted outwardly, all proper.

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Nicasius de Sille's Timeline

1610
September 23, 1610
Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands
1638
October 10, 1638
Age 28
Amsterdam,,,Holland
1639
November 30, 1639
Age 29
Maastricht, Maastricht, Limburg, The Netherlands
November 30, 1639
Age 29
Maastricht, Limburg, Limburg, Netherlands
1640
November 6, 1640
Age 30
Maastricht, Limburg, The Netherlands
1642
February 10, 1642
Age 31
Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands
1643
October 2, 1643
Age 33
Maastricht, Maastricht, Limburg, The Netherlands
1645
January 6, 1645
Age 34
Maestricht, Limburg, Netherlands
1655
1655
Age 44
1674
1674
Age 63
New Utrecht,Kings,New York,USA