Rem Aertse Vanderbilt

29 August 1686–16 January 1781
Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Rem Aertse

When Rem Aertse Vanderbilt was christened on 29 August 1686, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Aris Aert Janse Vanderbilt, was 33 and his mother, Hilletje Remsen Vanderbeek, was 32. He married Magrietje Cornell in 1710, in New Utrecht, Kings, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 16 January 1781, in Flatbush, Kings, New York, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Flatbush, Kings, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rem Aertse Vanderbilt
1686–1781
Magrietje Cornell
1690–1803
Marriage: 1710
Aris Vanderbilt
1708–
Margaret Vanderbilt
Jan Vanderbilt
1710–
Hilletje Vanderbilt
1713–
Rem Vander Bilt
1714–1783

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1710
New Utrecht, Kings, New York, United States
children

(5)

    Aris Vanderbilt

    Male1708–Male

    Jan Vanderbilt

    Male1710–Male

    Hilletje Vanderbilt

    Female1713–Female

    Rem Vander Bilt

    Male1714–1783Male

    Margaret Vanderbilt

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (2)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

New York is the 11th state.

Name Meaning

Dutch (Van der Bilt) and North German: topographic name for someone living by a low hill, from Middle Low German bulte ‘mound’, ‘low hill’. De Bilt is the name of an area just northeast of Utrecht.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Rem Aertse Van Der Bilt - christening: 29 August 1686;
  • Legacy NFS Source: Rem Aertse Van Der Bilt - birth:
  • Legacy NFS Source: Rem Aertse Van Der Bilt - death: 16 January 1781; Flatbush, Kings, New York, United States

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