Cornelis Swart1

#4286, (circa 1652 - )
Relationship6th great-grandfather of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Teunis Cornelise Swart2 (c 1635 - b 1682/83)
Mother*Elisabeth Van Der Linde3 (c 1629 - )


Jacomyn Fynhout b. c 1668
Children 1.Abigail Swart7 (c 1685 - )
 2.Elizabeth Swart8 (c 1687 - )
 3.Geertruy Swart9 (1690 - )
 4.Louwerens Swart+1 (1693 - )
Birth*circa 1652He was born circa 1652.4,5 
Marriage*He married Jacomyn Fynhout, daughter of Cornelius Fynhout and Neeltje Van Wagenen.1 
Baptism2 June 1698He sponsored the baptism of Petrus1 Fynhout on 2 June 1698 at Old Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster Co., New YorkG.6 
ChartsAncestors of Nelle Belle Bridges


  1. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, compiler, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York (New York: De Vinne Press, 1891), Laurents Swart, bap. 23 Apr 1693; parents Cornelis Swart and Jacomyn Fynhout; sponsors Cornelis Fynhout and Jacomyn Swart. No. 744, p. 40.
  2. [S589] Prof. Jonathan Pearson, A History of The Schenectady Patent in the Dutch and English Times, J. W. Mac Murray, editor (Albany, N. Y.: Joel Munsell's Sons, Printers, 1883), pp. 149–152.
  3. [S588] Early New Netherland Settlers, online, 2. Jacomyntje Fynhout Swart (Rn=70833), who was born about 1668 and died before 25 December 1695 at 27 years of age.
    She married Cornelis Swart (Rn=70832), who was born 14 October 1652 and died after 19 May 1728 at 75 years of age, a son of Teunis Swart (Rn=13599) and Elisabeth De Lint (Van Der Linde) Swart/Vrooman/Uythoff (Rn=13600). Source [Burhans Genealogy by Samuel Burhans Junior 1894 page 19].
  4. [S589] Prof. Jonathan Pearson, History of The Schenectady Patent, Footnote, p. 151. "Cornelis Swart was 70 years old 22 May, 1722, and was born therefore about 1652. Wills, i, Deeds, iv, 35 ; Albany Annals, vi, 48."
  5. [S520] VWH.
  6. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 53. Petrus, son of Arent Fynhout and Marytje Vile [sic], bapt. 2 Jun 1698; sponsors Cornelis Swart and Jacomyntje Swart.
  7. [S1319] Year Book of the Holland Society, "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, N. Y.", Holland Society of New York (1904–1908): p. 37. Abigael, dau. of Cornelis Swart [mother not named], bapt. 16 Sep 1685; witness Melchert Wynandsz; presented by Geertruy Schuyler.
  8. [S1319] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, N. Y.", p. 43. Elizabeth, dau. of Cornelis Swart [mother not named], bapt. 13 Nov 1687; witness Isaac Verplank; presented by Maria Schuyler.
  9. [S1319] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, N. Y.", p. 50. Geertruy, dau. of Cornelis Swart [mother not named], bapt. 16 Sep 1685; witness father and Adam Swart; presented by Abigael Verplank.