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  • Abraham Rynier Van Nest (1808 - 1888)
    Abraham Rynier Van Nest was born 1808 in Raritan, Somerset Co., New Jersey. He married with MARY THOMPSON . Children were: Mary (1848; m. Charles Carroll Jackson), Anna (1852; m. Richard Gambrill), a...
  • Rev. Abraham R. Van Nest (1823 - 1892)
    Rynier Van Nest VAN NEST, Rynier, clergyman, born near North Branch, New Jersey, 8 February, 1739 ; died in Schoharie, New York, 24 February, 1776. His ancestor, Peter, came to this country from Holl...
  • George Willett Van Nest (1852 - 1916)
    George Willett Van Nest, son of Rev. Abraham Rynier Van Nest and Margaret Willett., was born Aug. 10, 1852; died May 18, 1916; buried at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York. GEORGE WIL...
  • Phebe Van Nest (1801 - 1853)
    Phebe Van Nest, dau. of Abraham Van Nest and Margaret Field, was born in New York on Jan. 31, 1801; died June 23, 1853 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Phebe Van Nest's 1st husband was a cousin GEORGE VAN...
  • Rynier Van Nest (1854 - 1931)
    AMERICA'S (REAL) FIRST CYCLING CHAMPION. He won the race -- then was lost to history. Rynier Van Nest, son of Rev. Abraham Rynier Van Nest and Margaret Willett, was born 1854; died 1931.His father ca...

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