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DE PEREBOOM (THE PEAR TREE)Sailed from Amsterdam July 1654, arrived New Amsterdam 17 Dec. 1654
F1From research of Cor Snabel: In 1654 about 27 or 28 children arrived on the "Peereboom". Only one name is known that of sixteen year old Hendrick Claesz. was assigned to Lodewijck Jongh on 16 Nov. 1654.
FOONTNOTE: Email from Nora Probasco June 2011
I have located the date De Pereboom arrived in New Netherland per the info below:
The Early History of the Jews in New York, 1654-1664, Vol. 2, pp. 3-4 p. 4
[Footnote 4] N. Y. Colonial MSS., Vol. XIV, p. 83, in N. Y. State Library... Mr. A. J. F. van Laer, the archivist in charge of manuscript records at the New York State Library, to whom thanks are due for many courtesies in the preparation of this paper, in a letter to the writer in reference to the date of sailing of the Peartree, wrote as follows:
"The date, July 8, 1654, in the entries of which I sent you copies in my letter... refers to the time when the ship de Pereboom left Holland... p. 3
...Barsimson apparently arrived here [New Amsterdam] August 22, 1654, when it appears that his passage money of thirty-six guilders were paid...
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