Annetje Jorise Rapalje

8 February 1646–after 1691 (Age 44)
New Amsterdam, New Netherland

The Life of Annetje Jorise

When Annetje Jorise Rapalje was born on 8 February 1646, in New Amsterdam, New Netherland, her father, Joris Janssen Rapalje, was 42 and her mother, Catalyntje Jeronimus Trico, was 40. She married Marten Reyerszen on 14 May 1663, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died after 1691, in Flatbush, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 46, and was buried in Flatbush, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America.

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Marten Reyerszen
Annetje Jorise Rapalje
Marriage: 14 May 1663
Marritje Reyerson
Joris or George M. Reyersen
Ryer Martense Reyerson
Cathalyntie Martense Reyersen
Sara Martense Reyersen
Geertje Martense Ryersen
Jacobus Martense Reyersen
Helena Martense Ryersen
Syntje Ryerson
Cornelius Ryerson
Frans Martense Ryerson

Spouse and Children

14 May 1663
Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America


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World Events (2)


Age 18

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Age 24

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From her Find a grave site

Daughter of Joris Janszen Rapalje and Catalyna Trico. John Reynolds Totten, "Van Der Beek Family Notes", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record Vol. 64, pp.229-243; 367-387 (1933): p.373. Annetj …

Sources (3)

  • de Boer, Louis P. "Pre-American Notes on Old New Netherland Families -- Rapallier-Rapalje". The Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey, vol. 4, no. 1, July 1928, pages 1-10.
  • Annetje Jorise Rapalje Ryersen, Franse, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Annetje Joris Rapelje in entry for Francis Ryerson, "New Jersey, Deaths, 1670-1988"

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