Updated 26 Jun 1999

Jan Cornelis Van Der Veer Family Branch

Parents: Cornelius and Tryntje Van Der Veer

Jan Cornelise Van Der Veer b. ~1671 Flatbush, NY d. 23 Nov 1732 Flatbush, NY

On 9 Jan 1694 or 1696 he mariried Femmetje Bergen, dau of Michael Bergen (possibly called Hansen) and Femmetje DeNyce, dau of Teunis DeNyce and Femmetje Jans of Kings Co, NY.

They had the following children who were born in Flatbush, NY
Misc Records:

Jan Cornelissen Vander Veer [sic] , a native, takes Oath of Allegiance to the King in 1687 in Kings Co. NY
ref: The Documentary History of the State of New York Vol I. Edmund Bailey O'Callaghan

After his death on 29 Nov 1732, his children, Teuneis Vanderveer, Hendrick Van Der Veer, Johannes Van Der Veer, Issac Van Nuys, Femmetje Van Der Veer, and Sara Van Der Veer, signed a power of attorney for the property called Cranberry Brook, to the brothers Cornelius VanderVeer, Michiel VanderVeer, Jacob VanderVeer, and John VanderVeer.
ref: orginal power of attorney dated 29 Nov 1732 in my possession.


Cornelius Vanderveer b. 22 Jan 1696/97 Flatbush, NY d. 22 Jan 1782 Flatbush, NY

On 25 Apr 1722 in Flatbush, he married Jannetje Wyckoff, dau. of Garret Wychkoff and Catherine Nevius.

They had the following children.



Jan Vanderveer b. 17 Aug 1726 Freehold, Monmouth Co. NJ d. 2 Feb 1771 Somerset Co, NJ

About 1747, he married his cousin Seytje Sarah Vanderveer b. 17 Mar 1722/3 Long Island NY dau. of Michael Vanderveer and Belitje Suydam. Michael is son of Jan Cornelius Van Der Veer listed above.

They had the following children born in Somerset Co, NJ.


Cornelius, Henry, and Peter with their families moved to Mercer Co, Ky in about 1792.