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John Van Wagenen Brinkerhoff
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1812
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1890
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA

New Jersey Politician

Brinkerhoff was born in Jersey City, N.J. in 1812, the son of Hartman Brinkerhoff and Eleanor Clendenny. He married married Hannah Van Houten Tice on August 2, 1832 in Jersey City. Brinkerhoff became Common Pleas Judge in Hudson County. Later he became the Director of the Board of Freeholders of Hudson County. His son William, became a New Jersey state senator in 1884. His daughter Eleanor married George Bragg Fielder who became a U.S. Congressman in 1893. His grandson, James F. Fielder would become the 35th Governor of New Jersey. His other son, Henry H. married Elizabeth Vreeland. John Van Wagenen Brinkerhoff died in Jersey City, at age 78.  
 
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Bayview-New York Bay Cemetery
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Frank McGady
Record added: Mar 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6269190
John Van Wagenen Brinkerhoff
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John Van Wagenen Brinkerhoff
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John Van Wagenen Brinkerhoff
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- pam lee
 Added: Sep. 13, 2004

- Beulah
 Added: May. 3, 2004
Rest in Peace dear John.Your family name:BRINKERHOF(F),is REAL DUTCH.
- Henk J. Orie
 Added: Sep. 15, 2003
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