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Author George W. Schuyler wrote in his: Colonial New York - "..eighteen males, sixteen belonged to Hendrick Van Rensselaer's branch, and of these, five were of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer's family."
Henry Van Rensselaer battled alongside a notable amount of family during the American Revolution. His nephew Philip P. was the youngest of this branch. His brothers were Nicholas and Philip K. while Kiliaen K. served in Congress. This family had a rare distinction having three generations -- brothers in arms.