Martenzsen Van Rosenvelt, Claes

Birth Name Martenzsen Van Rosenvelt, Claes
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources

Event Note

It has been suggested that Claes van Rosenvelt was related to the Van Rosevelts of Oud-Vossemeer, in Zeeland, but there are no records to prove the definitive relationship.

Marriage     Claes Martenszen van Rosenvelt married Jannetje Samuel-Thomas

Immigration August, 1649    

Event Note

Claes Martenszen van Rosenvelt came from Holland to New Amsterdam in 1649 or 1650.

Event Note

Around 1652, Claes Maartenszen van Rosenvelt acquire a farm from Lambert van Valckenburgh comprising twenty-four morgens, forty-eight acres, in what is now Midtown Manhattan, including the site of the Empire State Building, included roughly what is now the area between Lexington Avenue and Fifth Avenue, bounded by 29th Street and 35th Street.

Membership December 4, 1679 New York, New York, United States of America Claes Rosevelt was admitted to the Reformed Dutch church



Married Wife Samuel-Thomas, Jannetje
  1. Roosevelt Van Rosenvelt, Nicholas


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