Petrus Antonise Crispell

Brief Life History of Petrus Antonise

When Petrus Antonise Crispell was born on 1 May 1720, in Kingston, Ulster, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Anthony Chrispel, was 28 and his mother, Lea Roosa, was 21. He died before 1723, in New York Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Chrispel
1692–1771
Lea Roosa
1698–1767
Petrus Antonise Crispell
1720–1723
Neeltje Crispel
1722–1783
Petrus Crispel
1723–
Johannes Crispell
1724–1810
Cornelis Chrispel
1726–1778
Anna Margaret Crispell
1728–
Ariaantjen Crispel
1732–
Wilhelmus Crispel
1740–1765

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  • Baptismal and marriage registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston : Ulster County, New York, 1660-1809

Name Meaning

Americanized form of northern French Crespel or Crépel: nickname for someone with curly hair, from a derivative of Old French cresp(e) ‘curly-haired’ (from Latin crispus).

History: Antoine Crespel from Calais in Pas-de-Calais, France, married Marie Blanchant in Mannheim, Germany, in 1660, and died in Kingston, NY, in 1707. His name is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors (as Antoine Crispel or Crispell or Crépel) and also in the similar register of the Huguenot Society of America (as Anthony Crispel).

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

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