Myndert Cornelise Viele

1763–1806 (Age 42)
Hopewell Junction, Dutchess, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Myndert Cornelise

When Myndert Cornelise Viele was born on 11 August 1763, in Hopewell Junction, Dutchess, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Cornelis Pieterson Viele, was 45 and his mother, Rachel Freer, was 36. He married Johanna Parmetier on 26 September 1776, in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He died in 1806, in New Paltz, New Paltz, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 43.

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Myndert Cornelise Viele
Johanna Parmetier
Marriage: 26 September 1776
Arreantje Viele
Rachel Viele
Jannetje Viele
Celetje Viele
Cornelius Viele
Michael Mindert Viele
Mary Viele
Annatje Viele
Petrus Peter Viele
Neeltje Viele
Sara Viele
Jacobus James M Viele

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26 September 1776
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States


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World Events (6)


Age 13

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

Age 13

New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 23

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: nickname from Old French vieil, viel ‘old’.2 variant of German Viel .3 Southern Italian (Apulia): unexplained.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Meindert Veele in entry for Cornelis Veele, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Meindert Veele, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"
  • Meindert Viele in entry for Rochelle Viele, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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