Warnaer Wessels

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Warnaer Wessels

Also Known As: "Warner Wessels"
Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: The Netherlands
Death: 1675 (66)
New York, New York, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Wessel Warners and Metje Boonen
Husband of Anna Elizabeth Masschop and Deborah Pieters
Father of Aeltje Wessels; Gerardus Wessels; Geertruyd Wessels; Maria Wessels; Christina Wessels and 3 others
Brother of Harmanus Wessels; Dirk Wessels; Henrica Wessels; Christina Wessels and Maria Wessels

Managed by: Nancy Lee Johnson
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About Warnaer Wessels

• signed the Petition to surrender New Netherland (1664)

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power structure of New Netherland

Warnaer's sister Maria married a nephew of the one-time DWIC director at New Amstel on the Delaware River (modern New Castle), one Jacob Alrichs

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Warnaer Wessels's Timeline

The Netherlands
January 16, 1656
Age 47
New Amsterdam, New Netherland
April 8, 1657
Age 48
New Amsterdam, New Netherland
March 31, 1659
Age 50
New York, New York County, New York, United States
October 24, 1660
Age 51
New York, New York County, New York, United States
March 5, 1662
Age 53
New York, New York County, New York, United States
Age 57
February 9, 1670
Age 61
New York