Will of Goosen Gerritse and Anna Lievens Van Schaick - 1668

van SCHAYCK, Goosen Gerritsen, Commissary of Albany, and wife Annetje Lievens (married July 30, 1657).

Children by first wife Geertje Brants, vizt. Geertje Goosens, wife of Hendrick Caster, 18 yrs. old, now in Holland, Sybrant, 15 yrs., Anthony, 13 yrs.,

children by second wife vizt. Gerritie, 11 yrs., Engeltie, 9 yrs., Livinus, 7 yrs., Cornelis, 5 yrs., Margarytie, 3 yrs., Barent, 1.5 yrs.

Real and personal property.

The survivor executor. Witnesses Commissaries (Magistrates) Philipp Pietersen Schuyler, Richard van Rensselaer and Notary Dirck van Schelluyne.

Albany Co. Records, Proceedings of Commissioners or Magistrates, 1676-80, p. 13.


Will dated August 6, 1668. Probated February 12, 1676. Printed in Calendar of Wills, 1959 (p. 443). In Dutch. Information in parenthetics appeared in the printed version noted below.

Transformed from an online resource by SB.

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