Descendants of Cornelis Janszen of New Amsterdam

Cornelis Janszen

Generation #2

Engeltje (1Cornelis) Cornelis (Janszen) of New Amsterdam

Engeltje Cornelis was born in about 1669 in Manhattan NY. Later, her name was Americanized to Angelica.

Eneltje is first documented on 11/6/1692 in Bergen Co NJ by her marriage to the widower, Daniel DeVoor b.  c. 1660 Palatinate of the Rhine. Daniel and Engletje migrated by 1723 to the Dutch community of Minisink in Hunterdon (now Sussex) Co NJ.

Daniel and Angelica lived the remainder of their lives there. Daniel's will was written 10/11/1729. Angelica died sometime thereafter.

Dutch Reformed Church, Bergen NJ:
11/6/1692. Daniel De Voor (widower) and Engeltje Cornelis,
with letters from the French Church at Kinkachgemeck, Bergen County.
They were married by R. Van Giesen, Voorlezer.
WILLS IN TRENTON, NJ (LDS film F-522715, p. 49)
DANIEL DEVORE of Amwell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ (yeoman)
Eldest son: Cornelius DEVORE to recieve 10 shillings above equal share, as eldest
Wife : Angeleca DEVORE
Children : Martha, Cornelius, Hendrick, Jonaca, Daniel, Jacobus, William, David, Matheus, 
wd 7 Sept. 1724 - wp 11 oct. 1729
Wit. Peter Hinne and Gerritt VanVlet
Value of property : 57 pounds,18 schillings,10 pence. Some land previously sold to Richard Bonnaface and Yerry Dildine. Land still not sold when wife dies, to be sold by Trustees and Overseers : Adrean Sane/Lane and William Roosa


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