Rip Van Dam
Rip Van Dam (c.1660 – 10 June 1749) was the acting governor of the Province of New York from 1731 to 1732. As one of the leaders of the republican liberal (or "country") party, Van Dam confronted the ...
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Cornelius Van Alen Van Dyck
Cornelius Van Alen Van Dyck, M.D. (August 13, 1818 – November 13, 1895) was an American missionary and translator of the Bible into Arabic.
He was born at Kinderhook, NY, and educated at Jefferson...
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Frederick Philipse
Frederick Philipse (born Frederick Flypsen, 1626, Bolsward, Netherlands – December 23, 1702 ), Lord of the Manor of Philipseborough (Philipsburg), was a Dutch immigrant to North America of Bohem...
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Richard Mentor Johnson
Richard Mentor Johnson (October 17, 1780 or 1781 – November 19, 1850) was the ninth Vice President of the United States, serving in the administration of Martin Van Buren (1837–1841). He is the ...
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William P. Van Ness
William Peter Van Ness (February 13, 1778 – September 6, 1826) was a United States federal judge.
Born in Ghent, New York, Van Ness was the son of Judge Peter Van Ness (1734-1804). Peter Va...
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George Washington Bethune
George Washington Bethune (March 18, 1805 – April 28, 1862) was a preacher-pastor in the Dutch Reformed Church.Of Huguenot descent, his father was Divie Bethune, a highly successful merchant in New Yo...
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David Abeel
David Abeel (June 12, 1804 – September 4, 1846) was a missionary of the Dutch Reformed Church with the American Reformed Mission. He was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey in 1804 to Capt. David ...
Van Buren County, Michigan
Van Buren County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 76,258. The county seat is Paw Paw. The county was founded in 1829 and organized in 1837.V...
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Inauguration of Martin Van Buren
The inauguration of Martin Van Buren as the eighth President of the United States took place on Saturday, March 4, 1837. The inauguration marked the commencement of the only four-year term of Martin V...
Caroline affair
The Caroline affair (also known as the Caroline case) was a series of events beginning in 1837 that strained relations between the United States and Britain.
A group of Canadian rebels, led by Wil...
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Henry Glen
Henry Glen (July 13, 1739 – January 6, 1814) was a merchant, military officer and politician who served in the United States House of Representatives during the years immediately following the adoptio...
Aroostook War
The Aroostook War (sometimes called the Pork and Beans War) was a confrontation in 1838–1839 between the United States and the United Kingdom over the international boundary between the British colony...
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Martin Van Buren
Martin Van Buren (Dutch: Maarten van Buren pronunciation ; December 5, 1782 – July 24, 1862) was the eighth President of the United States (1837–1841). A member of the Democratic P...
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Charlotte Dupuy
Charlotte Dupuy, also called Lottie (born ca. 1787-1790 - d. after 1866), was an enslaved African-American woman who filed a freedom suit in 1829 against her master, Henry Clay, then Secretary of Stat...
Jacob Rutsen Hardenbergh
The Reverend Jacob Rutsen Hardenbergh, D.D., S.T.D., (22 February 1735/6 – 30 October 1790) was an American Dutch Reformed clergyman, colonial and state legislator, and educator. Hardenbergh wa...
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Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen
Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen (c. 1691 – c. 1747) was a German-American Dutch-Reformed minister, theologian and the progenitor of the Frelinghuysen family in the United States of Americ...
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Gustavus Abeel
Rev. Gustavus Abeel (June 6, 1801 – September 4, 1887) was an American pastor, missionary and writer. He was pastor of several Dutch Reformed Churches in New York and New Jersey.Abeel was born i...
Nicholas Bayard
Colonel Nicholas Bayard (c. 1644–1707) was an official in the colony of New York. Bayard served as the 16th Mayor of New York City, from 1685 to 1686. He is notable for being Peter Stuyvesant's brothe...
Hendrick Theyanoguin
Hendrick Theyanoguin (c. 1691 – September 8, 1755), whose name had several spelling variations, was an important Mohawk leader and member of the Bear Clan; he resided at Canajoharie or the Upper Mohaw...
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Bennie Oosterbaan
Benjamin Gaylord "Bennie" Oosterbaan (February 4, 1906 – October 25, 1990) was a three-time first team All-American football end for the Michigan Wolverines football team, two-time All-American basket...
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Wolfert Acker
Wolfert Acker (1667–1753) was a colonial-period American who is featured in Washington Irving's short story collection Wolfert's Roost. His name was recorded in all combinations of Wolfert or Wolvert ...
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Reformed Dutch Church (Kinderhook, New York)
The Kinderhook Reformed Dutch Church located in Kinderhook, New York, was the sixth Church between Albany, New York and New York City. It was organized in 1712. It contains a cenotaph to Martin Van ...
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Hendrick Tejonihokarawa
Hendrick Tejonihokarawa(Tay yon’ a ho ga rau’ a), also known as Tee Yee Neen Ho Ga Row and Hendrick Peters (1660–c. 1735) was a pro-English leader of the Mohawk in the early eighteenth cen...
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Dirck Storm
Dirck Storm (1630–1716) was an early colonial American famous for composing the history of the Dutch community at Sleepy Hollow and beginning the community's records. His book "Het Notite Boeck...
Frederick Nymeyer
Frederick Nymeyer was an industrialist from South Holland, Illinois, and a vocal advocate of early libertarianism and Austrian economics.Nymeyer founded the Libertarian Press and was largely responsib...
Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton
Elizabeth Hamilton (née Schuyler) (August 9, 1757 – November 9, 1854) was the wife of Alexander Hamilton. She was born in Albany, New York, the second daughter of Philip Schuyler, an American Revoluti...
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Peter Dumont Vroom
Peter Dumont Vroom (December 12, 1791 – November 18, 1873), an American Democratic Party politician, served as the ninth Governor of New Jersey (serving two terms in office; from 1829–1832 and 1...
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Samuel Marinus Zwemer
Samuel Marinus Zwemer (April 12, 1867 – April 2, 1952), nicknamed The Apostle to Islam, was an American missionary, traveler, and scholar. He was born at Vriesland, Michigan. In 1887 he received an A....
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Martin Van Buren judicial appointments
Following is a list of all United States federal judges appointed by President Martin Van Buren during his presidency. In total Van Buren appointed ten federal judges, including two Justices to the Su...
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