Antoine Crispell1

#6541, (say 1635 - 1707)
Relationship7th great-grandfather of Nelle Belle Bridges

Family 1

Marie Blanchan b. c 1640
Children 1.Marya Magdaleen Crispell+1 (1662 - )
 2.Pieter Crispell9 (c 1664 - 1695/96)
 3.Lysbet1 Crispell9 (c 1666 - b 1668)
 4.Lysbet Crispell10 (c 1668 - )
 5.Sara Crispell11 (c 1671 - )
 6.Jan Crispell12 (c 1674 - )

Family 2

Petronella DuMond
Children 1.Jannetje1 Crispell1 (c 1682 - d.y.)
 2.Jannetje Crispell1 (c 1682 - )
 3.Jean Crispell1 (c 1684 - d.y.)
Antoine Crispell was also known as Crespel.2 
Birth*say 1635He was born say 1635 at Artois, Pas-de-Calais, FranceG.1 
Marriage*31 January 1660He married Marie Blanchan, daughter of Matthis Blanchan and Magdaleine Joire, on 31 January 1660 at Mannheim, Lower Palatinate.1,3 
26 April 1660He and Marie Blanchan migrated to New NetherlandG along with the Blanchan family, from Amsterdam on De Vergulde Otter on 26 April 1660.4 
Baptism9 October 1661He witnessed the baptism of Jacob Du Bois on 9 October 1661 at Kingston, Ulster Co., New YorkG.5 
Marriage*circa 1680He married Petronella DuMond circa 1680 at Ulster Co., New YorkG.1,6 
Baptism27 January 1684He sponsored the baptism of Tryntjen Slegt on 27 January 1684 at Old Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster Co., New YorkG.7 
Death*1707He died in 1707 at Ulster Co., New YorkG.8 
Burial*1707He was buried in 1707 at Ulster Co., New YorkG.8 
ChartsAncestors of Nelle Belle Bridges


  1. [S676] Thomas G. Evans, "The Crispell Family of Ulster County, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record [Crispell] XXI:II (April 1890): pp. 83-86. Hereinafter cited as "Crispell Family."
  2. [S663] Gustave Anjou, compiler, Ulster County N.Y. Probate Records (New York: Gustave Anjou, 1906), I:71-73, citing Book of Deeds, Liber I, p. 425, entry for Antoin Crespel, of Kingston.
  3. [S677] Blanshan Family in America, online, Marien (Maria) Blanshan Crispell - born 1640 in Armentieres. She married Antoine Crispell (Crespel), a farmer, in Mannheim on January 31, 1660. Antoine was born in Sanghin-en-Weppes in 1635. Maria and Antoine also sailed to America aboard the Gilded Otter, arriving April 27, 1660. Their children were: Maria M. (born 1662), Peter (born 1664), Lysbet (born 1666), Lysbet (born1668), Sara (born1671), and Jan (born 1674). Maria died in Hurley about 1679 and Antoine married Petronella DuMond in 1680.
  4. [S678] "Passengers to New Netherlands", Year Book of the Holland Society, Holland Society of New York (1902): p. 16. Passengers to New Netherland, 1654-1664; April 26, 1660. In De Vergulde Otter (The Gilded Otter), Captain Cornelis Reyersz Van der Beets. (New York Colonial MSS., VOL. XIV., P. 97.)
    Joost Huyberts, farmer, from Gelderland, wife and two children, 6 and 3 years old.
    Philip Gassier, farmer, from Calais, wife and four children, 23, 16, 12, and 3 years old.
    David Usilie, farmer, from Calais, wife and nursing child.
    Mattheus Blanchand, farmer, from Artois, wife and three children, 12, 9, and 5 years old.
    The wife of Jan Adriaensen Van Duyvelant (see under May 1, 1658, in De Moesman).
    Anthony Krypel, farmer, from Artois, and wife.
    The wife of Canster Jacobsz, from Hoesem, and daughter, 17 years of age.
    Willem Jacobsz, farmer, from Haerlem.
    Bastiaen Elissen, farmer, from Kulenborgh, wife and five children, 17, 14, 11, and 7 years old, and a nursing child.
    Gerrit Jansz Van Veen, farmer's boy, from Kulenborgh.
    Gerrit Aertsz, farmer, from the county of Buren.
    Gerrit Cornelissen, farmer, from the county of Buren.
    Cornelis Abrahamsz, farmer, from Gelderland.
  5. [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), p. 2, no. 9, 1661; Lowi Duboi and Cateryn Blanchan; Jacob, 9 Oct.; sponsors Anton Crepel and Maddeleen Joorise.
  6. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 14, bapt. 231. Maria Maddeleen, dau. of Mattys Cornelis Sleght and Marya Maddeleen Cruipel, bapt. 28 Aug 1681, sponsors Cornelis Sleght and Pieternel Cruepel. [The godmother was the second wife of Antoine Crispell, Petronella Dumond - VWH].
  7. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 21, no. 346, 1684; Matthys Slegt and Maria Crepel; Tryntie. 27 Jan.; sponsors Antoni Crepel and Tryntie Bos.
  8. [S1628], online, modern standing grave marker. Antoine Crispell. Inscription: Born 1635 St. Guin Artois, arrived with his first wife Maria Blanshan in New Amsterdam 1660; his second wife Petronella DuMond, a New Paltz Patentee, Kingston-Hurley landowner. Memorial erected by the Crispell Family Association. Note: there is another stone for him at the Huguenot cemetery in New Paltz. Narrative: d. 1707. Memorial 19255903, created by and photo added by Elsie Scharpf Saar.
  9. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 4, no. 47, 16664; Anton Crepel and Mari Blanchan; Pieter, 21 Dec.; sponsors Hendrick Arentsen and Barber Jans.
  10. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 7, no. 96, 1668; Antony Crupel and Marie Blancan; Lysbet, 15 Oct.; no witnesses named.
  11. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 8, no. 110, 1668; Anthony Crupel and Marretje Blansjan; Sara, 18 June; no witnesses named.
  12. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 8, no. 122, 1674; Anthony Chrispel and Maria [surname not given]; Jan, 21 July; sponsors Mattue Blansjan, junior and Maria B____ [?].