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Harmen Jansen Knickerbocker
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1648
Overijssel, Netherlands
Death: Apr. 3, 1721
Albany
Albany County
New York, USA

Harmen Jansen Knickerbocker {Van Wie}(1648-1721) was born in Overijssel, Netherlands. When he came to America, and signed his name "Knickerbocker" on a land deed, he is credited with
"inventing" the name in America. Harmen came to New York in 1674. Also, in 1674, he married Lysbet Janse Bogert. Harmen Jansen Knickerbocker died in 1721 in Albany, New York. He would have been buried from the Dutch Church, but in the 1860's all those remains were relocated to the Albany Rural Cemetery in Menands. CHILD: Jannetje Knickerbocker (1683-1759).(1683-1759). 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lysbet Janse Bogert Knickerbocker (1659 - 1730)*
 
 Children:
  Jannetie Knickerbocker Bogardus (1683 - 1759)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Albany Rural Cemetery
Menands
Albany County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Tennise Broeck Morse
Record added: Jul 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73103513
Harmen Jansen Knickerbocker
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 Added: May. 17, 2012
 
 
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