23 October 1622–1697
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
When Jacob Leendert Vandergrift was christened on 23 October 1622, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Leendert Evertsen Vandergrift, was 35 and his mother, Maritjen Pauwelsdr, was 37. He married Rebecka Fredricks Lubbertsz on 19 July 1648, in New Amsterdam, New Netherland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 10000 BC and Long Island, New York, United States for about 21 years. He died in 1697, in Newtown, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 75, and was buried in Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery Fort Amsterdam, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.
Jacob Leendertszen Van der Grift, like his brother Paulus, was in the employ and service of the West India Company of Holland as a sailor aboard the ship "Swel", lying between Curacao and New Netherla …
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