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Jan Cornelissen Buys

Also Known As: "Jan Damen", "Jan Cornelis Buys", "Jan Cornelis Bice", "Jan Cornelius Buys", "Damen"
Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Breille, South Holland, Netherlands
Death: 1707 (73-81)
New York, Kings County, Province of New York
Place of Burial: New York, Kings County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Cornelis Hendrickse Buys and Hendrickje Janszen Damen
Husband of Eybetje Lubberts; Femmetje 'Phebe' Jans Seals and Willempje Buys
Father of Cornelis Janse Buys; Hendrick Jans Buys; Catryntje Jans Buys; Divertje Jans Buys; Abigail Janse Buys and 7 others
Brother of Cornelis Buys

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About Jan Cornelissen Buys

On 12 December 1649, Jan Janszen Damen made his will. He mentions his wife, but not by name; the son of his deceased sister Hendrickje Jans, now living with the testator and called Jan Corneliszen Buys, alias Jan Damen; brothers (that is, of the testator), Cornelis Janszen Buyper, Cornelis Janszen Damen and William Janszen Damen; sister, Neltje Jans Damen; mentions the poor of Bunnick in the diocese of Utrecht; real estate and personal property. On 21 June 1651, is recorded the appointment of Areantje Cuvilje, widow of Jan Janszen Damen, of curators of her estate. Subsequently on 13 Septmenber 1651 of the same year, Jan Vinje bought a lot of the estate on the east side of Broadway.

Jan Cornelise Buys was baptized August 20, 1629 at Brielle, South Holland, Netherlands. He emmigrated to New Amsterdam in 1648. He married, first, Eybetje Van Blaricum about 16651. He married, second, Femmetje Seales August 24, 1663, and he married, third, Willemtje about 1667. His will was dated 29 November 1686 and proved 28 January 1689.

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Jan Cornelissen Buys's Timeline

August 20, 1629
Breille, South Holland, Netherlands
November 3, 1652
Age 23
Brooklyn, New Amsterdam
March 15, 1654
Age 24
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, Usa
February 2, 1656
Age 26
Brooklyn, Kings, Ny
February 2, 1656
Age 26
Brooklyn, Kings, Ny
Age 27
Kings County, New York, United States
Age 27
Flatbush, Long Island, New York
Age 28
Brooklyn, Kings, Ny
Age 29
Brooklyn, Kings, Ny