Claes Ripse Ripse van Dam

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Claes Ripse Ripse van Dam

Birthplace: The Netherlands
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Rip VAN DAM
Husband of Maria Van Dam
Father of Cataryna Claes Van Dam, (Wife #2); Gov. Rip Claes Van Dam and Deborah VAN DAM

Occupation: Carpenter
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About Claes Ripse Ripse van Dam

According to Valentine's Manuel, Rip Van Dam, Governor of New York, was supposed to be the son of Jacob Van Dam, prominent in the New Netherlands under Governor Stuyvesant.

Mr. Pearson, author of the Early Settlers of Albany Co., N. Y., says... that the parents of Rip Van Dam were Class Ripse Van Dam and his wife Maria Bord.

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The Netherlands
October 3, 1655
Age 18
Age 23
Albany, Albany, New York, United States
Age 72