Evert Janse Wendell was born in 1615 at Emden, East Friesland, Germany. He married Marytje Abrahamse Van Deusen, daughter of Abraham Pieter Van Deusen, circa 1663. He married Ariaantje ? after 1665. He died in 1709 at Albany, NY. He was also known as Evert Jansen. He immigrated in 1640 to New Amsterdam, New Netherland. He moved to Fort Orange (Albany), NY, in 1651.
Evert came to New York in the service of the Dutch West Indies Company. He lived in New York City until about 1651 when the family moved to Albany. He was a cooper and import merchant. He was an elder in the Dutch Church, 1656, Orphan-Master, 1657, Magistrate, 1660, 1661. In 1663 at the time of his second marriage, Evert and his second wife, Marytje, signed a prenuptial agreement which gives the name of his first wife, the names of her children except for Thomas, then an adult, and the ages of the children. He marries Susanna (Du Trieux) and they have eight children. He was 94 years old when he died and buried under the old church then standing at the corner of the present State street and Broadway in Albany,NY.
Susanna Du Truex Wendell (1626 - 1660)*
Johannes Wendell (1649 - 1692)*
Evert Wendell (1660 - 1702)*
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