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Joost van Oblenis II Signature

Joost van HouplynesAge: 66 years16401706

Name
Joost van Houplynes
Given names
Joost
Surname
van Houplynes

Joost van Oblenis II

Name
Joost van Oblenis II
Given names
Joost
Surname
van Oblenis
Name suffix
II

Joost van Oblenis I

Name
Joost van Oblenis I
Given names
Joost
Surname
van Oblenis
Name suffix
I
MarriageMartina WestinView this family

Occupation
Overseer,June12,1666,Aug.6,1667,Jan.25,1670,Dec.3,1672;Shepen(judge)Aug.23,1673,Oct.1,1674;Overseer,Dec.8,1674,Oct.23,1677,Dec4,1679,Nov.10,1680;Constable,Dec.19,1681;Commissioner of the town court,Jan.28,1685.

Number of children
He had 3 sons and 3 daughters

Number of children
He had 1 son Joost Jr. who stayed in New York & may have had other children living in the Netherlands

Death
Religion
Calvinists & Dutch Reformed Church,the family fled persecution from the catholic church and monarchy,they fled to Lille,to Mannheim,to Amsterdam & Americain 1663.
from 1500 (Age )
Birth 1614
Address: When Joost sailed to America 1663-he gave his name on the passenger list, as Joost Van(meaning from)Houplynes(meaning Houplines,Flanders) as was the custom in naming in those days. From there the name became Van Oblenus,then VanOblenis ,then O'blenis it took on an Irish spelling by association with the many Irish in N.Y.,in the late 1700's.One author William Hasselbarth-"The HISTORY OF ROCKLAND COUNTY" claims that De Aubigne was the original name and they were Huguenots from France,who fled religious persecution of the protestants, in the later half of the 16th century.
Birth of a son
#1
Jan van Oblenis
before 1640 (Age )

Birth May 5, 1640 0 23
Religious marriageMayken (Maria) SammisView this family
April 4, 1661 (Age 20 years)
Marriage of a parentMayken (Maria) SammisView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 4, 1661 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Pieter “Peter” van Oblenis
1662 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
Pieter “Peter” van Oblenis
1662 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a half-brotherPieter “Peter” van Oblenis
1662 (Age 21 years)
Emigration April 16, 1663 (Age 22 years)
Note:
Joost sailed on a ship named De Bonte Koe (The Spotted Cow) with his Father, Mother, 18 year old Brother, his Wife, and sucking child and arrived in New Amsterdam between 11 May 1663 and 17 August 1663. From: http://olivetreegenealogy.com/ships/nnship23.shtml
Emigration April 16, 1663 (Age 22 years)
Note:
Joost Sr. sailed on a ship named De Bonte Koe (The Spotted Cow) with his Wife, and his two sons, one ,Joost Jr.,with his wife, and sucking child and arrived in New Amsterdam between 11 May 1663 and 17 August 1663. From: http://olivetreegenealogy.com/ships/nnship23.shtml
Immigration 1663 (Age 22 years)
Note: Sailed from Amsterdam Holland.
Immigration 1663 (Age 22 years)
Baptism 1664 (Age 23 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Baptism 1664 (Age 23 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Birth of a son
#3
John van Oblenis
1664 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
John van Oblenis
1664 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJohn van Oblenis
1664 (Age 23 years)
Occupation
Colonist, Pioneer
1664 (Age 23 years)
Note: Joost was an original colonist who cleared the land planted crops, kept cows, etc. He was also a guard & a Magistrate & a Deacon of the church New Amsterdam (New York)
Property
Manhattan Island, New Amsterdam, New Haarlem,
1664 (Age 23 years)
Note: Joost was 1 of the original 23 patentees (land owners) who settled Manhattan Island, New Haarlem, New Amsterdam(N.Y.) 1663. The area is in the heart of New York City,approx. where the twin towers once stood. His land was given to him by theKing o f England in the patent of Governor Nicolls & Dongan in 1667. It is said that he managed his estates with such sagacity & had such levelheadedness that he was looked up to as the Nestor of the patentees and was called upon for his wiseadvice in all matters in the community.
Religion
Protestant
1664 (Age 23 years)
Note: Joost was a Protestant. His ancestors had to flee from Flanders due to persecution by the catholics of that time. He helped build and was very active in starting the 1st Dutch Reformed Church.
Emigration 1665 (Age 24 years)
Note: Joost left New York, USA and went back to The Netherlands after the English took rule over New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and called it New England.
Immigration about 1665 (Age 24 years)
Property
He trsf. his N.Y.property to son Joost Jr.,before he went back to The Netherlands
1665 (Age 24 years)
Religion
Joost vanoblinus jr. and wife Mayken(Maria) Sammis were on the list of members of the Dutch Reformed Church
1665 (Age 24 years)
Religion
Joost van Oblinus and wife Martina Westin are on the list of members of the Dutch Reformed Church
1665 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Hendrick van Oblenis
1672 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
Hendrick van Oblenis
1672 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a half-brotherHendrick van Oblenis
1672 (Age 31 years)
Baptism of a sonHendrick van Oblenis
February 18, 1672 (Age 31 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Baptism of a grandsonHendrick van Oblenis
February 18, 1672 (Age 31 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Baptism of a half-brotherHendrick van Oblenis
February 18, 1672 (Age 31 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Birth of a daughter
#5
Maria van Oblenis
about July 7, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Maria van Oblenis
about July 7, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMaria van Oblenis
about July 7, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Baptism of a daughterMaria van Oblenis
July 14, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Note: Sponsers were Coenraedt Hendrickszen and Eva Lipken
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria van Oblenis
July 14, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Note: Sponsers were Coenraedt Hendrickszen and Eva Lipken
Baptism of a half-sisterMaria van Oblenis
July 14, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Note: Sponsers were Coenraedt Hendrickszen and Eva Lipken
Military
One of the First Guards of New Amsterdam
December 6, 1675 (Age 35 years)
Note: Joost was one of the first people to do the night watch to guard Haarlem, New Amsterdam (now Manhattan Island) from attacks by Indians.They built a wall for protection. This is where the name Wall Street was derived.
Birth of a daughter
#6
Josina van Oblenis
1678 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Josina van Oblenis
1678 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a half-sisterJosina van Oblenis
1678 (Age 37 years)
Baptism of a daughterJosina van Oblenis
August 21, 1678 (Age 38 years)
Note:
Dutch Reformed Church
Baptism of a granddaughterJosina van Oblenis
August 21, 1678 (Age 38 years)
Note:
Dutch Reformed Church
Baptism of a half-sisterJosina van Oblenis
August 21, 1678 (Age 38 years)
Note:
Dutch Reformed Church
Birth of a daughter
#7
Josyntje van Oblenis
about February 12, 1685 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Josyntje van Oblenis
about February 12, 1685 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a half-sisterJosyntje van Oblenis
about February 12, 1685 (Age 44 years)
Baptism of a daughterJosyntje van Oblenis
February 19, 1685 (Age 44 years)
Note:
WITNESSES THYMON VAN BURSOM AND GREITJE FOCKENS
Baptism of a granddaughterJosyntje van Oblenis
February 19, 1685 (Age 44 years)
Note:
WITNESSES THYMON VAN BURSOM AND GREITJE FOCKENS
Baptism of a half-sisterJosyntje van Oblenis
February 19, 1685 (Age 44 years)
Note:
WITNESSES THYMON VAN BURSOM AND GREITJE FOCKENS
Marriage of a childPieter “Peter” van OblenisCornelia WaldronView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 21, 1685 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a grandchildPieter “Peter” van OblenisCornelia WaldronView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 21, 1685 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingPieter “Peter” van OblenisCornelia WaldronView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 21, 1685 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a childThomas TourneurMaria van OblenisView this family
April 5, 1692 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a grandchildThomas TourneurMaria van OblenisView this family
April 5, 1692 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingThomas TourneurMaria van OblenisView this family
April 5, 1692 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childHendrick van OblenisJannetje TiboutView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 28, 1692 (Age 52 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Marriage of a grandchildHendrick van OblenisJannetje TiboutView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 28, 1692 (Age 52 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Marriage of a half-siblingHendrick van OblenisJannetje TiboutView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 28, 1692 (Age 52 years)
Note: Dutch Reformed Church
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Sarah Oblenis
1693 (Age 52 years)
Baptism of a granddaughterSarah Oblenis
November 19, 1693 (Age 53 years)
Note: God parents Theunis Tibout and Maria Van Oblenis
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Maria “Mary” Oblenis
December 1695 (Age 55 years)
Address: Godparents--Joost VanOblenis,Jacomyntie Tibout
Baptism of a granddaughterMaria “Mary” Oblenis
December 29, 1695 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Jacomina Oblenis
about April 25, 1698 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Martyntje Tourneur
1698 (Age 57 years)
Baptism of a granddaughterMartyntje Tourneur
January 30, 1698 (Age 57 years)
Note:
Dutch Reformed Church Godparents-Tymon and Grieise VanBursem
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Josyntje Oblenis
about 1700 (Age 59 years)
Marriage of a childTheunis Corssen IJosyntje van OblenisView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 29, 1702 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a grandchildTheunis Corssen IJosyntje van OblenisView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 29, 1702 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingTheunis Corssen IJosyntje van OblenisView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 29, 1702 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Lucia Oblenis
1703 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13
Thuenis Corssen II
1703 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#14
Peter Oblenis
1705 (Age 64 years)
Death of a paternal grandfather June 1, 1706 (on the date of death)
Address: Buried-on the farm of John Van Houten,adjoining farm of his son John van Oblenis
Death of a father June 1, 1706 (on the date of death)
Address: Buried-on the farm of John Van Houten,adjoining farm of his son John van Oblenis
Death June 1, 1706 (Age 66 years)
Address: Buried-on the farm of John Van Houten,adjoining farm of his son John van Oblenis
Family with parents - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: NLD
son
-25 years
himself
Father’s family with Mayken (Maria) Sammis - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 4, 1661Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, DEU
21 months
son
3 years
son
9 years
son
4 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
7 years
daughter
Family with Mayken (Maria) Sammis - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 4, 1661Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, DEU
21 months
son
3 years
son
9 years
son
4 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
7 years
daughter
Family with Martina Westin - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: NLD
son
-25 years
himself

Emigration
Joost sailed on a ship named De Bonte Koe (The Spotted Cow) with his Father, Mother, 18 year old Brother, his Wife, and sucking child and arrived in New Amsterdam between 11 May 1663 and 17 August 1663. From: http://olivetreegenealogy.com/ships/nnship23.shtml
Emigration
Joost Sr. sailed on a ship named De Bonte Koe (The Spotted Cow) with his Wife, and his two sons, one ,Joost Jr.,with his wife, and sucking child and arrived in New Amsterdam between 11 May 1663 and 17 August 1663. From: http://olivetreegenealogy.com/ships/nnship23.shtml
Immigration
Sailed from Amsterdam Holland.
Baptism
Dutch Reformed Church
Baptism
Dutch Reformed Church
Occupation
Joost was an original colonist who cleared the land planted crops, kept cows, etc. He was also a guard & a Magistrate & a Deacon of the church New Amsterdam (New York)
Property
Joost was 1 of the original 23 patentees (land owners) who settled Manhattan Island, New Haarlem, New Amsterdam(N.Y.) 1663. The area is in the heart of New York City,approx. where the twin towers once stood. His land was given to him by theKing o f England in the patent of Governor Nicolls & Dongan in 1667. It is said that he managed his estates with such sagacity & had such levelheadedness that he was looked up to as the Nestor of the patentees and was called upon for his wiseadvice in all matters in the community.
Religion
Joost was a Protestant. His ancestors had to flee from Flanders due to persecution by the catholics of that time. He helped build and was very active in starting the 1st Dutch Reformed Church.
Emigration
Joost left New York, USA and went back to The Netherlands after the English took rule over New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and called it New England.
Military
Joost was one of the first people to do the night watch to guard Haarlem, New Amsterdam (now Manhattan Island) from attacks by Indians.They built a wall for protection. This is where the name Wall Street was derived.
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Note: Signature of 6th GrGrandfather of Allan Hutchinson-5th GrGrandfather of Al's mother Ida Oblenis- His name was -Joost VanOblenis ll (original land owner along the Hudson River,now called Washington Heights) it was signed about 1668 in New Amsterdam (now, New York).