Melgert Wynantse van der Poel1,2

(26 November 1643 - circa 1710)

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Relationship8th great-grandfather of The 3 Tracys
Family Group:Tracy
Trees14 Generations of Our Ancestors
Our Tracy Family Pedigree
FatherWynant Gerritse van der Poel (1617 - 26 Jul 1699)
MotherTrijntje Tryntje Melgers Roocholt (1619 or 1620 - 17 Aug 1674)

Birth - Marriage - Death

ChildMelgert Wynantse van der Poel was baptized on 26 November 1643 in the Old Church, Amsterdam, Holland, Netherlands. Some sources say that Melgert was born in Fort Orange/Rensselaerswyck (New Netherland) in December 1646 but this is unlikely as apparently his parents were still living in Amsterdam as late as December 1652.1
GroomHe married Ariaantje ver Plank, daughter of Abraham Issacs ver Plank and Maria Vigne, on 4 December 1668 in Albany, Albany Co., New York.1,2
DeceasedHe died circa 1710 in Albany, Albany Co., New York.1,2

Children with Ariaantje ver Plank:

Immigrant Ancestor

Between December 1652 and May 1654 Wynant Gerritse van der Poel and Trijntje Tryntje Melgers van der Poel immigrated to Beverwyck, New Netherland, accompanied by their son, Melgert.1

Sources - Citations

  1. [S431] Donn C. Neal, Compiler, My Family Through History (~ Donn C. Neal, 2013 - 2014). Chapt. X, XI ; accessed 23 Sep 2017.
  2. [S171] Dan McCorkendale - Compiler, Compiler, McCorkendale-Hatfield Gedcom, online at: AHNENTAFEL at; (RootsWeb's World Connect Project), accessed 30 Jul 2005.
  3. [S431] Donn C. Neal, My Family Through History, Chapter 10 - Vander Poel-De Hooges.
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