Harmentje Jans

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Harmentje Jans (Jansen)

Also Known As: "Hermje"
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jan Hendricksen Wesseling and Elsje Jans
Wife of Jeurians Janzen
Mother of Elsje Jurrianse; Dirkie Gerretsen; Johannes Juriaens; Jeuriaen Jurrianse and Janneke Willemse
Sister of Jan Jansen Wessels and Hendrick Jansen Wessels
Half sister of Jan Barenzen; Benjamin Thomas; Dirckje Thomas and Susanna Hollaes

Managed by: Susan Kay Amicucci
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About Harmentje Jans

Castello Plan

Block C , NO·9

Thomas Fransen, a public carman, purchased this house from Samuel Edsal, September 4, 1658. In October, 1661, he bought Claes Jansen de Ruyter's house, on Pearl Street (Block J, NO.7). He then removed there.

In May, 1656, Fransen married Elsie Jans, a widow, who, having had two former husbands, brought him four step-children. He himself was a widower. By 1664, when Elsie died, there were five children to be provided for, although his oldest step-daughter, Hermje, (~•shortly) married .. Jeuriaen Janszen, Van Aurick. -Min. of Orph. Court, trans. by O'Callaghan, 377-379; Marriages in Ref. Dutch Ch., 23.

marriage DRC New Amsterdam

1658 01 Jun; Jeuriaen Janszen, van Aurick in Oost Vrieslt; Harmentje Jans, van Zutphen

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Harmentje Jans's Timeline

April 24, 1661
New Amsterdam, New Netherland
September 13, 1665
New York, New York
October 23, 1667
New York, New York
July 29, 1674
New York, New York
Verdon, Gelderland, Netherlands