Pieter Cornelisz Beeck1

#21574, (1607 - 17 May 1652)

Family 1

Aeltje Willems b. s 1621
Children 1.Marritje Beeck2 (c 1644 - )
 2.William Pieterszen Beeck2 (c 1646 - )
 3.Deborah Pieters Beeck2 (c 1647 - b 1677)
 4.Elizabeth Pieterse Beeck2 (c 1649 - )
 5.Cornelis Beeck2 (c 1651 - )

Family 2

Child 1.Cornelia Pieters+1 (c 1653 - )
Pieter Cornelisz Beeck was also known as Peter Corneliszen. 
Birth*1607He was born in 1607 at Rotterdam, Netherlands.2 
Marriage*circa 1642He married Aeltje Willems circa 1642 at NetherlandsG.3 
Death*17 May 1652He died on 17 May 1652 at near Hellgate, Harlem, New Netherland.1 


  1. [S225] James Riker, Revised History of Harlem (City of New York): Its Origin and Early Annals (New York: New Harlem Publishing Co., 1904), p. 159. "He and three workmen, while engaged at his bouwery near Hellgate, May 17th, 1652, were surprised by savages and all cruelly murdered."
  2. [S225] James Riker, Revised History of Harlem, p. 155.
  3. [S225] James Riker, Revised History of Harlem, p. 155. [The estimated dates for Aeltje's birth and marriage are suggested by Riker's report that Pieter and Aeltje migrated to New Amsterdam with a young daughter, Marritje, who married in 1665, and so was born perhaps about 1644]