Isaac Joosten Van Meteren

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Isaac Joosten Van Meteren

Birthplace: Marbletown, Ulster, New York, USA
Death: Died in Fort Pleasant, Hampshire, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: BURIED BY INDIANS !!??
Immediate Family:

Son of John "the Indian Trader" van Metre and Sarah van Meteren
Husband of Annetje Wynkoop; Annetjie Van Meter and Catalina Van Meteren
Father of Col. Garret Van Meter; Henry van Meter; Catharine Vanmeter; Elizabeth Hite; Rebecca Hite/Heydt (Van Meter) and 2 others
Brother of Jan Joostsen Van Meter; Rebekka Eltinge; Lysbeth Van Meter; Rachel Van Meter; Hendrix Jansen Van Meter and 4 others
Half brother of John (Jan) Van Meter

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About Isaac Joosten Van Meteren

scalped by indians

Bought a number of Tracts of land near Salem, New Jersey where he resided until 1730.

On June 17, 1730, he obtained from Gov. Goost of Virginia a grant of 10,000 acres of land "beyond the Blue Ridge" upon which he and divers other families were to settle.

About 1744 he and his family settled and built a home at Port Pleasant Old Fields, Virginia where he was killed and scapled by the Indians 1767.

His will was filed with the County Clerk of Hampshire County Virginia on December 14, 1757 (?). Hampshire County subsequently became a part of Hardy County when that county was formed

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Isaac Joosten Van Meteren's Timeline

August 9, 1692
Marbletown, Ulster, New York, USA
Age 24
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Province of Pennsylvania
May 12, 1718
Age 25
New Jersey, United States
Age 37
February 1, 1732
Age 39
Hardy County West Virginia
Age 40
Virginia, United States