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PATRONYMICS AND SURNAMES

-Delete-PATRONYMICS AND SURNAMES Our ancestor Pieter(2) Pietersen was first reported in the marriage records of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston in 1679 as Pieter Pietersse and his patronymic Pietersen denotes that he was “the son of Pieter.” It was originally presumed that his father was the cadet listed as Pieter Petersen on the passenger …

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Painting by Wes Ostrander

Depiction, Ostrander Family Reunion in the year 1715. 1715: Ostrander Family Reunion Painting by Wes Ostrander Key to locating individuals Dear Reader, I have made a list of the 44 family and allied family members illustrated on the painting. Exceptions are 15APieter4 Ostrander (deceased) who is not illustrated but is accounted for in the chart …

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Photo Gallary -Reunion Celebrating 350 years of OSTRANDERs in America

Kingston, Friday, August 12, 2011 The day began with a breakfast buffet at Holiday Inn, followed by an OFA membership meeting and election of Officers. Irving “Skip” Ostrander joined the OFA Board as the new Vice President. At 10:30am, the group left by trolly to the Kingston Historic Stockade area. Churchyard of Kingston Reformed Church Kingston …

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