|Birth: ||1628, Netherlands|
New York, USA
The History of Schenectady by George Rogers Howell,John H Munsell pg 12
Original Owners of the Twenty Farms into which that portion of the great flat lying westerly of arent van curlers bouwery was divided Farms No. 1
Both farms number one were patented to Catlyn De Vos widow of Arent Bradt the Norman, June 3 1682
15 aug 1705, former deeds being lost in 1690, Ryer Schemerhorn, only surviving trustee, gave a new deed to Arent Bradt, grandson of Arent Ahdreissen Bradt, for the first lot thirty six acres and aftermost lot thirty acres.
27 aug 1713, Ryer Schermerhorn and Dirk Bratt conveyed to Samuel Bratt the hindermost farm No. 1, CONTAINING 15 MORGANS and 467 rods. pg 12
The fourth large parcel of the bouwland, called the second or foremost piece of land to distinguish it from Van Curlers,which was called the first piece lay next west. The east line of this tract ran along the west fence of the Schenectady car works yard, and so northerly to and around the east side of lot no.1 belonging to Arent Bratt, following the small brook, emptying into the Binne Kilt a little east of the farm buidings of the late John Myers. The western line of this parcel was the Poenthes Kill.
Aeffie Arentse Bradt b: 1649 in RensselaerWIJCK, New York
Ariaantje Bradt b: 1651
Andries Bradt b: 1653
Cornelia Bradt b: 1655
Samuel Bradt b: 1659 in Albany New York
Dirk Bradt b: 1661
After the death of Arent Bradt she married a Van Ditmars and later a Van Bockhoven.
The name De Vos is of Flemish origin. Her father, Andrei was the earliest De Vos to come to America. Robert Awalt's research established the family's arrival in New Amsterdam/NY occurred 1640/1 on the ship den Eyckenboom. Thank you Robert.
Andries De Vos (1599 - 1675)
Margrietje Coeymans De Vos (1603 - 1665)
Arent Andreissen Bradt (1618 - 1662)
Aeffie Arentse Bradt Van Petten (1649 - 1728)*
Ariantje Arentse Bradt Schermerhorn (1651 - 1717)*
Created by: Dave Peck
Record added: Mar 14, 2011
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