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Hendrick Thomasse Van Dyke

Hendrick Thomasse Van DYKE (1610 – 1688) commanded an attack in Kieft’s War in 1643,  occupied several high official positions in the colony of the New Netherlands,  While his unenviable reputation for starting the Peach Tree War (1655-1660) by shooting a Native … Continue reading

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