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Aucke Janse Van Nuys

Also Known As: "Auke Janse van Nuyse", "Aucke Jans Van Huys", "Aucke Jansen"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: presumed from his name to be from, Nuis, Marum, Groningen, The Netherlands
Death: Died in Flatbush, Kings County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Jan Goosens and Ebelken Hermans
Husband of Magdalena Pieterse Van Langendijck; Leysebet Jansen and Geertje Gysbrechts
Father of Gertrude Aukes Van Nuys; Anneken Aukes Van Nuys; Leysebet Aukes Van Nuys; Jannetje Aukes Van Nuyse; Jan Aukes Van Nuys and 7 others
Brother of Jan Jansz; Harman Jansz and Goosen Jansz van Nuys

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About Aucke Janse Van Nuys

AUCKE Janse Van Nuys was the common ancestor of the Van Nuys family in America,

In 1651 he with his wife, Magdalena Pieterse, and some of his children emigrated from Holland to New Amsterdam (now New York.) He was a carpenter, and his name appears in numerous early records in New Amsterdam, Brooklyn, and Flatbush, from which records these items were obtained.

On May 6, 1653, he sold his house and lot in New Amsterdam, and in 1654 he was employed as master carpenter in the erection of the first church on Long Island, in Flatbush, near New Amsterdam.

There are records of purchases of several tracts of land in this region. In 1673 he was appointed Schepen or mag- istrate, by Governor Colve, an office similar to that of alderman of the present time, and in 1674 he was one of the representatives to the "Convention of Delegates" called by the governor to meet in New Orange (Albany) after the capture of the Netherlands from the British.

His name is in the list of those who in 1687 took the oath of allegiance to Great Britain after New Nether- lands had been re-taken by the British. A facsimile of his signature is given in Stiles' History of Kings County, New York, so we know that he was not an illiterate man.

He was three times married. His second marriage was to Lysbert Clausen and the third to Gurtruyd Jacobse.

Of his nine children five were born in America. The nine were Annetie, Gurtruyd, Janneke, Jan, Abagail. Pieter, Jacobus, Femitie and Ida. Very different names these from those borne by the descendants of the present day.

His will was dated May 15, 169 4 and probated in 1698.

"A record of the family of Isaac Van Nuys (or Vannice) of Harrodsburg, Kentucky, son of Isaac Van Nuys of Millstone, New Jersey" by Carrie E. Allen. Published 1979

https://openlibrary.org/books/OL4464948M/A_record_of_the_family_of_Isaac_Van_Nuys_(or_Vannice)_of_Harrodsburg_Kentucky_son_of_Isaac_Van_Nuys_

comments

Oct 2014: There seems circumstantial evidence only to support parents of Jan Goosens & Ebelken Hermans

See http://www.geni.com/discussions/142417?msg=978761

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Aucke Janse Van Nuys's Timeline

1621
1621
Nuis, Marum, Groningen, The Netherlands
1645
April 23, 1645
Age 24
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
1646
January 28, 1646
Age 25
Nuis, Groningen, Netherlands
1647
June 9, 1647
Age 26
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands

http://stadsarchief.amsterdam.nl/archieven/archiefbank/indexen/doop...

kind:
, Truijtje
doopdatum:
09-06-1647
kerk:
Nieuwe Kerk
godsdienst:
Hervormd
vader:
Jansz, Aucke
moeder:
Pieters, Magdaleen
bronverwijzing:
DTB 43, p.44
Doopregister: NL-SAA-24573859

1647
Age 26
New Utrecht, kings Co, NY
1648
December 10, 1648
Age 27
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands

http://stadsarchief.amsterdam.nl/archieven/archiefbank/indexen/doop...

kind:
, Jannetje
doopdatum:
17-12-1648
kerk:
Nieuwe Kerk
godsdienst:
Hervormd
vader:
Jansz, Aucke
moeder:
Pieters, Magdaleen
bronverwijzing:
DTB 43, p.98

1650
December 18, 1650
Age 29
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands

http://stadsarchief.amsterdam.nl/archieven/archiefbank/indexen/doop...

kind:
, Jan
doopdatum:
18-12-1650
kerk:
Noorderkerk
godsdienst:
Hervormd
vader:
Jans, Aucke
moeder:
Peiters, Mardelen
bronverwijzing:
DTB 75, p.278
Doopregister: NL-SAA-24649869

1651
1651
- 1651
Age 30

Departed from Amsterdam Holland

1652
October 12, 1652
Age 31
New Amsterdam, New Netherland Colony

1652 Oct 13; Auke Jans; Pieter; Adolph Pieterszen, Jacomyntie Frans

1654
1654
Age 33
Flatbush, New Netherland Colony