New Netherland and Beyond
Immigrants to New Netherland
't Hoff van Cleef
Departed Amsterdam March, 1651
Skipper, Adriaen Blommaert
Arrived New Amsterdam June, 1651
Adriaen Blommaert, from Maaslandsluis, near Rotterdam on the Meuse River; wife Helena Jacobs Swanevelt
Marietje Symons, a servant girl hired for 3 years
Willem Jansz, from Heerde,
(married in Brooklyn 1662, Metje Bastiaens from Werckhove).
Harmen Harmensz, from Deutecom, Gelderland
Claes Theunisz, from Apeldoorn
(he married 1654, Leentje Martens)
Matheus de Gomsee, an Amsterdam merchant
Captain Fijn, with wife and children, to settle in New Netherlands1
Jan Claessen Damen3
1Documents relating to the Colonial History of New York, E. B. O'Callaghan, (c)1856, Vol I, pg 136
2ibid, pg 212.
3ibid, pg 137.