Neeltje Hoogelant

Brief Life History of Neeltje

When Neeltje Hoogelant was born on 1 April 1700, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, her father, Willem Dircksen Hoogland, was 32 and her mother, Neeltje Adriaense Reyersen, was 24. She married Hieronymus Bennett about 1730, in Oyster Bay Town, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1780, in New York, United States, at the age of 80.

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Hieronymus Bennett
Neeltje Hoogelant
Marriage: about 1730
Jan Bennett
Willem Bennett
Femetie Phebe Bennet
Phebe Bennet
Neeltje Jeronimus Bennet
Jeronimus Bennett

Sources (6)

  • Neltje in entry for Willem Bennet, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Neeltje Hogelant in entry for Jeronimus Bennet, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Neeltje Hoogelant in entry for Neeltje Bennet, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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