The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volume 46 (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Richard Henry Greene, Henry Reed Stiles, Melatiah Everett Dwight, George Austin Morrison, Hopper Striker Mott, John Reynolds Totten, Harold Minot Pitman, Louis Effingham De Forest, Charles Andrew Ditmas, Conklin Mann, Arthur S. Maynard
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1915 - New York
1 Review
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

Carel de Beauvois did not arrive 17 February 1659 in New Amsterdam.
The ships records show a departure date of 17/20 February 1659 and an arrivel date of "by 5 May 1659"
It is not likely that his
daughter Cornelis was baptized in New Amsterdam early March 1659.
This is either a transcribing error (perhaps 3 May 1659?) or a recording error (perhaps March 1660)
IT is not possible that a ship left even 20 February 1659 would arrive by early March 1659.
 

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 419 - Newton genealogy, genealogical, biographical, historical; being a record of the descendants of Richard Newton of Sudbury and Marlborough, Mass., 1638. With genealogies of families descended from the immigrants, Rev.
Page 109 - Then the old stone gods will rise from the silent ruins, and rub the dust of a thousand years from their eyes. Thor, with his giant's hammer, will at last spring up, and shatter to bits the Gothic cathedrals.
Page 200 - I find its very name become a 'household word' and used to give the home stamp to everything recommended for popular acceptation, such as Knickerbocker societies, Knickerbocker insurance companies, Knickerbocker steamboats, Knickerbocker omnibuses, Knickerbocker bread, and Knickerbocker ice, and when I find New Yorkers of Dutch descent priding themselves upon being 'genuine Knickerbockers...
Page 331 - Marshal, waggon master, and master carpenter, be left to the commander in chief of the army, who is to fix their pay, having regard to the pay such receive in the ministerial army, and the proportion that the pay of the Officers in said army bears to the pay of our Officers.
Page 200 - DISTRESSING. Left his lodgings, some time since, and has not since been heard of, a small elderly gentleman, dressed in an old black coat and cocked hat, by the name of Knickerbocker. As there are some reasons for believing he is not entirely in his right mind, and as great anxiety is entertained about him, any information concerning him, left either at the Columbian Hotel, Mulberry Street, or at the office of this paper, will be thankfully received.
Page 91 - Edmond Hawes of Yarmouth, Massachusetts, an emigrant to America in 1635, his ancestors, including the allied families of Brome, Colles, Greswold, Porter, Rody, Shirley and Whitfield; and some of his descendants, by James William Hawes...
Page 7 - Use this Bearer, Mr. Brewster, kindly. Let him be near you : indeed he is a very able holy man ; trust me you will find him so. He was a bosom-friend of Mr. Tillinghurst; ask him of him ; you will thereby know Mr. Tillinghurst's spirit. This Gentleman brought him to me a little before he died, and Mr. Cradock; Mr. Throughton, a godly minister being by, with [Mr. Tillinghurst...
Page xvi - Catalog, 320 cuts (practically a handbook of American Art) sent for 25 cents: stamps accepted. This cost deducted from purchase of the Prints themselves. 50 cents to $20.00. At art stores or sent on approval. Exhibitions] for schools, clubs, churches, etc. Family I'ortrnlts) done on private order, from daguerreotypes, tintypes, photographs, ivory, etc. "VENETIAN GIRL
Page 94 - The descendants of Rev. William Worcester, with a brief notice of the Connecticut Wooster family. First edition published by J. Fox Worcester, of Salem, Mass., in 1856. Rev. by Sarah Alice Worcester ... Boston, EF Worcester,

Bibliographic information