Jan Post

Jan POST (1680 – 1708) was Alex’s 9th Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line.

Jan Post was born 27 Mar 1680 in Harlem, NY. His parents were Jan Jansen POSTMAEL and Jeane LESUER. He married Cornelia Martinsen VAN YSSELSTEYN 29 Mar 1702 in Kingston, NY. Jan died 1708 in New York.

Cornelia Martinsen Van Ysselsteyn (Ysselsteen) was born in 1676 in Claverack, Ulster, NY.   Her parents were Martin Cornelisz YSSELSTEYN and Mayke CORNELISE. Cornelia died in 1758 in New York.

Children of Jacob and Antje:

Name Born Married Departed
1. Annatje (Antje) POST baptized
7 Mar 1703 at the Dutch Reformed Church in Kingston, NY
Jacob Cornelisse BRINK
17 May 1722 the Dutch Reformed Church in Kingston, NY
Kingston, Ulster NY
2. Jan Post 17 Mar 1706
Kingston, NY
3. Abraham Post 24 Oct 1708
Maria Schut
Saugerties, NY
Feb 1798
4. Marthen (Martin) Post 9 Dec 1711
Marytjen Schoonmaker
28 Aug 1731
5. Ysaak (Isaac) Post 19 Dec 1714
Hanna Dekker
7 Jan 1737
6. Jannetjen Post 9 Feb 1718

Cornelia Van Ysselsteyn, who married, March 29, 1702, Jan Post, a young unmarried man, born in Harlem, but residing at Kingston at the time of marriage. Her name appears as “Cornelia Martinsen Ysselsteen,” and she is described as a young unmarried woman, born at Claverack and residing at Kingston. They had the following children, baptized at Kingston: Antje, March 7, 1703; Jan, March 17, 1706; Abraham, October 24, 1708; Marthen, December 9, 1711; Isaac, December 19, 1714; and Jannetje, February 9, 1718.


1. Annatje (Antje) POST (See Jacob Cornelisse BRINK‘s page)

2. Jan Post

His grandmother Jannetie Francoise appears as a witness (together with Jan Lesier) at his baptism  on March 17, 1706, at Kingston, Ulster, New York

3. Abraham Post

Abraham’s baptism witnesses were Abram Post, Elisabet Van Dans— [torn]

His wife Maria Schut was baptized 16 Sep 1709 Kingston RDC, Kingston, Ulster County, NY. Her parents were Myndert Schutt b: 1674 in Kingston, Ulster NY and Sara Janse VAN Steenbergen b: 1675 in Kingston, Ulster NY.

4. Marthen (Martin) Post

Marthen’s baptism Witnesses were Joris Middag andAaltjen Bogaar

wife Marytjen Schoonmaker was born about 1711 in Kingston, Ulster NY. Herparents were Hendrick Hendricksen Schoonmaker b: 1665 in Kingston, Ulster NY and Geertruy DeWitt b: 1668 in Kingston, Ulster NY

5. Ysaak (Isaac) Post

Yssak’s baptism witnesses were Adriaan Nieuw Kerk and Cateleyntjen Ten Broek

His wife Hanna (Johanna) Dekker was born 3 Apr 1713 in West Camp in Saugerties, Ulster County, NY and baptized 7 Apr 1713 St. Pauls Ev. Lutheran Church, West Camp, Ulster County, NY. Her parents were Jurian Decker b: 1680 and Maria (Hees) Hoes b: 1680 in Livingston, Columbia Cty, NY.

6. Jannetje Post

Jannetje’s baptism witnesses were Thomas Jansz and Maayke Bogaard




The ancestry of Leander Howard Crall: monographs on the Crall, Haff, Beatty … By Frank Allaben 1908


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3 Responses to Jan Post

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