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Peter Santomee

Also Known As: "Pieter St. Anthony"
Birthdate:
Death: (Date and location unknown)
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Son of PLACEHOLDER BLACK NEW AMSTERDAM
Father of Solomon Peters Santomee; Mathias Santomee; Barent Jan Santomee; Jacob St. Anthony and Lucas Santomee, physician
Brother of Simon Congo; Jan Fort Orangien; Paulo Angola; Big Manuel; Manuel Pietersen Minuit and 5 others

Managed by: George J. Homs
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About Peter Santomee

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The brothers of this profile are not necessarily family. This 'artifical affiliation' was created to support the research into the particularly challenging genealogy of African immigration into New Netherland between 1609-1674.

For an explanation about the purpose of this artificial affiliation, please check the New Amsterdam - Origins: African Immigrants project.

Please also check the New Amsterdam master project for the dimension on the settlement and development of New Amsterdam and the Dutch province of New Netherland.

http://www.newnetherlandinstitute.org/files/7313/5067/3659/6.2.pdf search on " Santome "

Santomee/Santome is mentioned in Black & White in Manhattan Thelma Wills Foote (2004) Oxford ISBN 0-19-508809-3 0-19-516357-3 (PBK.)

one citation: "..“in 1683, some free black landowners sold their land holdings on Manhattan Island to white settlers-for example the Tucker, Dyckman, Bleeker, and Hertzing families148 – departed the island with the outmigration of some colonial Netherlanders and settled in Brooklyn, New Utrecht, and New Jersey. Through the practice of intermarriage, godparenting, and the adoption of orphans from their free-black community, the remaining black landowners on Manhattan Island managed to transmit their land to their heirs, who held on o the landholdings until the 1710s and 1720s. At the time of his death in 1694, Salomon Pet

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Peter Santomee's Timeline

1600
1600
1639
1639
Age 39
New Amsterdam, New Netherland
1641
March 10, 1641
Age 41
New Amsterdam
1642
November 30, 1642
Age 42
New Amsterdam, New Netherland
1645
February 12, 1645
Age 45
New Amsterdam, New Netherland, NY, America
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