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first Germans in North America and the German element of New Netherland

by Otto Lohr

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Published by G.E. Stechert & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Germans -- United States,
    • Germans -- New York (State),
    • German Americans -- Genealogy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Otto Lohr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.G3 L84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 p. ;
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6553746M
      LC Control Number13001110
      OCLC/WorldCa4376395

      The Swiss-German Mennonites who immigrated to North America in the 18th and 19th centuries and settled first in Pennsylvania, then across the midwestern states (initially Ohio, Indiana, and Kansas), are the root of the former Mennonite Church denomination . One of the largest and fastest growing companies in the testing sector, Element's laboratories span the US, UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Spain & Asia.

      In New Netherland defeated New Sweden and occupied the Swedish stronghold, Fort Christiana (Wilmington). Merchants. New Netherland settlers did not come to America because of religious or political persecution, nor were they destitute. They came with the hope of making money. The majority were single males, primarily tradesmen or farmers. The Taelman family in America descends from two sons of Douwe Harmanse and his wife Dirkje Teunise. Douwe was born in Friesland, married in Amsterdam, and emigrated to New Netherland in June Eventually the family settled in New Jersey. This book follows the first two generations of Douwe and Dirckje in the New World.

      The King of Sweden as early as , encouraged by Willem Usselinx, was planning an expedition to North America, but the Thirty Years’ War stopped his plans. In the Walloon, a former Governor of Dutch New Netherland, Peter Minuit offered his services to Sweden. He planned to establish a Swedish colony in North America. In Canada, they found homes in Ontario, and on the great plains of the Midwestern provinces. The Vansant were among of the early German families that came to North America: Vansant Settlers in United States in the 17th Century. Adam Wenzel VanSant, who arrived in New Netherland.


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