Saturday, October 10, 2009
Cornelius Van Arsdalen
Cornelius was born in New York and lived in Flatlands, Long Island with other dutch families during the beginning of New York's history. He married twice. His first wife was Aeltje Van Kowenhoven and his second wife was Marretje Ammerman. Shown is a map of Flatlands from 1719, where Cornelius's property is labeled.