26th U.S. Secretary of State
- 3rd Great-grandfather of Hamilton Fish — 6th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- Balthazar Johannes Stuyvesant
- Margarita Hardenstein
- Birth Date:
- ABT 1592
- Birth Location:
- Peperga, Friesland, Netherlands
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- Aug 1672
- Death Location:
- New York, New York
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- Spouse Name:
- Judith Bayard
- Marriage Date:
- ABT 1645
- Marriage Location:
- Amsterdam, Holland
Nicholas William Stuyvesant (Ahnentafel No:24 )
7th Director-General of New Amsterdam
Petrus Stuyvesant was the last Dutch Governor of New York from 1647 until it was ceded to the British in 1664.
Petrus Stuyvesant's given name is also seen as Peter.
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Sources for Petrus Stuyvesant
- 1 NEHGS NEXUS: New England Across the United States, 1996, Vol. 13, p. 81.
- 2 Aitken, William B., Distinguished Families in America: Descended from Wilhelmus Beekman and Jan Thomasse Van Dyke, New York: The Knickerbocker Press (1912), 10.
- 3 Effingham de Forest, Louis, ed., Saint Nicholas Society of the City of New York, New York: Printed by order of the Society (1923), 49.
- 4 Reynolds, Cuyler, ed., Genealogical and Family History of Southern New York and the Hudson River Valley, Vol. 1, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1913), 292-293.
- 5 Wikipedia, "Peter Stuyvesant", (accessed 09/10/2015).