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Phillip Pieterse Schuyler MP (1628 - 1683)

Philips Pieterse Schuyler New Amsterdam - Immigrants New Amsterdam - Notable Citizens Philipse Pieterse Schuyler was the first outstanding member of early Albany's most important New Netherland...

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Warner Vanyveren MP (1663 - 1743)

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Christian Shelp MP (1730 - 1761)

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Maria Elisabeth Shelp MP (1731 - 1761)

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Cornelis Luycasz van Tienhoven MP (1611 - 1656)

From the English Wikipedia page on Cornelis van Tienhoven: Cornelis van Tienhoven (ca. 1601 Utrecht- November 1656 ?, Manhattan ?) was secretary of the New Netherlands from 1638 to 1656 and as such...

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Kiliaen van Rensselaer MP (c.1585 - 1643)

Kiliaen van Rensselaer - Wikipedia - English -------------------- Kiliaen van Rensselaer (c. 1585 – 7 October 1643 (buried)), was a Dutch merchant who was heavily involved in the Colonial Am...

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Adriaen van der Donck MP (c.1618 - c.1655)

Adriaen Cornelissen van der Donck (ca. 1618 – ca. 1655) was a lawyer and landowner in New Netherland after whose honorific Jonkheer the city of Yonkers, New York is named. In addition to being t...

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Peter Minuit MP (1580 - 1638)

Peter Minuit was the Third Director-General of New Netherland. He is credited with purchasing the Island of Manhattan from the Lenape indians on May 24, 1626

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Wouter van Twiller MP (1606 - 1654)

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Peter Stuyvesant MP (c.1602 - 1682)

Peter Stuyvesant (c. 1612 – August 1672), served as the last Dutch Director-General of the colony of New Netherland from 1647 until it was ceded provisionally to the English in 1664, after whi...

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Willem Usselincx MP (1567 - 1647)

Willem Usselincx (1567–1647) was a Flemish merchant, investor and diplomat who was instrumental in drawing both Dutch and Swedish attention to the importance of the New World. Usselincx was one ...

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