Jacobus van Cortlandt

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Jacobus van Cortlandt

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Birthplace: Nieuw Amsterdam, New York, New York County, New York, United States
Death: 1739 (80-81)
Yonkers, Westchester, New York, British Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Oloff Stevense van Cortlandt and Annetje Loockermans
Husband of Eva Maria van Cortlandt
Father of Margaret de Peyster; Frederick Van Cortlandt and Mary Jay (Van Cortlandt)
Brother of Stephanus van Cortlandt, Mayor of New York City; Marritie Van Cortlandt; Johannes van Cortlandt; Sophia Teller; Catherina van Cortlandt and 2 others

Occupation: Merchant and Mayor of New York from 1710 to 1711 and again from 1719 to 1720. He purchased a parcel of land in what is now Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, New York.
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Jacobus van Cortlandt's Timeline

1658
July 7, 1658
New York, New York County, New York, United States
1694
1694
New York, New York County, New York
1699
1699
Yonkers, Westchester County, New York, United States
1705
1705
1739
1739
Age 80
Yonkers, Westchester, New York, British Colonial America