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New Netherland and Beyond
New Netherland
Delaware River
Colonial New York
New York State

Immigrants to New Netherland

Departed Amsterdam April, 1659

Frederick Alkes
"There comes on board the ship as supercargo, a person who has been schoolmaster at Hoorne; he writes a good hand, but we know little else about him; he is recommended by a man of quality and requested, that he might be allowed to remain there, if he liked the country."

Documents relating to the Colonial History of New York, B. Fernow, (c)1883, vol XIV, pg 173

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