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Nicasius de Sille

Male 1610 - Aft 1660  (> 51 years)


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  • Name Nicasius de Sille  [1
    Born 23 Sep 1610  Arnheim, Gelderland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1660  New Utrecht, Long Island, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Alternate death Bef 1674  New Utrecht, Long Island, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16767  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2019 

    Father Laurens de Sille, Burgomeister of Arnheim,   b. 1 Mar 1572, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1637, The Hague, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Walburg Everwijn,   b. of Arnheim, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1635, The Hague, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Arnheim, Gelderland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F10479  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cornelia Meulmans,   d. Bef 1655 
    Married Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Gerdientje de Sille,   b. 10 Feb 1642, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F10475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Doctor of Law. Studied first at Leiden and then at Orleans. At Leiden, he belonged to the Gelderland-Overijssel student fraternity. In the Netherlands, he was a court advocate and a captain in the service of the Estates General.

      Upon emigrating to New Amsterdam he became first counselor to Peter Stuyvesant, 1653-57, and schout fiscaal in 1656-57. He was one of the original proprietors of New Utrecht.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3097] Lincoln C. Cocheu, "The Van Kouwenhoven-Conover Family." New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 70:230, 70:353, 1939; 71:69, 71:157, 71:273, 71:365, 1940; 81:123, 81:172, 81:225, 1950; 82:34, 82:89, 82:175, 82:211, 1951.

    2. [S1571] Register in Alphabetical Order, of the Early Settlers of Kings County, Long Island, N. Y., by Teunis G. Bergen. New York: S. W. Green's Son, 1881., place only.

    3. [S1764] Catharine T. R. Mathews, "The De Sille Family of Holland." New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 34:24, Jan 1903.

    4. [S1767] William J. Hoffman, "An Armory of American Families of Dutch Descent." New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 64:3, January 1933.

    5. [S1571] Register in Alphabetical Order, of the Early Settlers of Kings County, Long Island, N. Y., by Teunis G. Bergen. New York: S. W. Green's Son, 1881.