In December 1698, she married John Glen, Jr. at the Albany Dutch church. By 1706, three of her children were christened in Albany where she was a longtime church member. Her family was small due to the untimely death of John Glen, Jr. in September 1706. At age forty-three, her childbearing days probabaly were over. However, unlike many younger widows, Jannetje Glen did not re-marry.
Jannetje Bleecker Glen died in January 1755 and was buried beneath the Dutch church in Albany.
Sources: The life of Jannetje Bleecker Glen is CAP biography number 197. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 5/15/05