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Geesje Jans was mother of first Ostrander in North America. Pieter Ostrander m Rebecca Traphagen in 1679 in Kingston NY. Geesje was widowed, and children of her second marriage were known by PIER
surname. I have gathered ten generations of descendants of Geesje Jans -- thousands are living today all over the United States.
My pedigree includes an Ostrander great grandson as well as a Pier great great grand daughter.
Mennonites part of GERMANS FROM RUSSIA that came to U.S. late 1800's.
Settled South Dakota, Idaho, Minnesota, Uraguay , Nebraska.
Dirks, Unger, Klocke, Goosen, Schindler, Richert, Ratzlaff.
I know some of them--they are cousins to my children.
Who do you know?
From the records of the Carnmoney Presbyterian Church, just a few miles from Belfast, I discovered the family of Jack LIMEBURN.
His descendants have used name LEEBURN and LEIGHBURN.
Hundreds of his descendants are in my records.
Happy to share---but please give me your data, too.
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