Stephanus van Cortlandt, Mayor of New York City

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Col. Stephanus Van Cortlandt

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New Amsterdam, New York, USA
Death: November 25, 1700 (57)
Croton-on-Hudson, Westchester, New York, British Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Oloff Stevense van Cortlandt and Annetje Loockermans
Husband of Geertruy Philipse Van Cortlandt
Father of Johannes Van Cortlandt; Margriete van Cortlandt; Anna de Lancy; Maria Stephanusz Van Rensselaer; Gertrude Beekman and 9 others
Brother of Marritie Van Cortlandt; Johannes van Cortlandt; Sophia Teller; Catherina van Cortlandt; Cornelia Schuyler and 2 others

Occupation: Manhattan merchant and landholder., Mayor of New York City (1677-1678; 1686-1688), Mayor of New York 1677-1678 &1686-1688, judge, chief justice, For more info: http://www.moviedesign.com/plauche/D0001/I204.html or Wikipedia
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About Stephanus van Cortlandt, Mayor of New York City

marriage

1671 10 Sep; Stephanus van Courtlandt, jm van N. Jorck; Geertruyd Schuyler, jd van Albania

Mayor of New York from 1677-1678


Van Cortlandt held many public offices including that of mayor of New York City. He also acquired extensive acreage in Westchester County that became known as Van Cortlandt Manor. His family only visited there - living instead in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Stephanus Van Corltandt died in 1700 and Geertruy became executor of his vast estate!


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephanus_van_Cortlandt


Wikipedia 2007-09-28

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephanus_Van_Cortlandt

Stephanus van Cortlandt (May 7, 1643 - November 25, 1700) was the first native born mayor of New York (1677-1678; 1686-1688). His wife was Gertruj Van Schuyler sister of Pieter Schuyler. (A brother Jacobus Van Cortlandt also served as mayor of New York).

• • signed the Petition to surrender New Netherland (1664)


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Stephanus van Cortlandt, Mayor of New York City's Timeline

1643
May 7, 1643
New Amsterdam, New York, USA
May 10, 1643
New York, New York County, New York, United States
1672
October 28, 1672
Cortlandt Manor, Westchester, New York, United States
1674
July 2, 1674
New York, New York, United States
1676
February 28, 1676
New York, New York, New York, United States
1678
October 26, 1678
New York, United States
1680
April 4, 1680
New York, New York, United States
1682
January 20, 1682
New York, United States
1682
Age 38