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John Alexander Sanders Glen (1648 - 1731)

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John Alexander Sanders "Johannes" Glen
Born in Scotia, Schenectady, New Yorkmap
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Albany, Albany, New York, USAmap
Died in Scotia, Schenectady, New Yorkmap
Glen-3 created 14 Sep 2010 | Last modified
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Johannes (John) Sanders Glen died November 6, 1731. His first wife was Annatie Peek, daughter of Jan Peek who married, New Amsterdam, February 20, 1650, Maria (DeTruy) Volchers, widow of Cornelius Volkertse Volchers. Jan Peek was an early settler in New Amsterdam where he and his wife kept an inn. In 1664 he was called one of the oldest inhabitants of New Amsterdam, Annatie Peek died December 19, 1689. [1]


Johannes Sanderse Glen[2][3]


05 NOV 1648 Scotia, Schenectady, New York, USA[2][3]


02 MAY 1667[2]
Wife: Annatie Peek
21 JUN 1691 Albany, Albany, New York, USA[2]
Wife: Dievertje Wendell
Child: Jacob Glen


06 NOV 1731 Scotia, Schenectady, New York, USA[2]


  • Pearson, Jonathan. A History of the Schenectady Patent in the Dutch and English Times; being contributions toward a history of the lower Mohawk Valley (J. Munsell's Sons, Printers, Albany, New York, 1883)
  • Pearson, Jonathan. Contributions for the Genealogies of the Descendants of the First Settlers of the Patent and City of Schenectady, from 1662 to 1800 (J. Munsell, Albany, New York, 1873)


  1. The Van Benthuysen Genealogy by A. S. Van Benthuysen and Edith McIntosh Hall (1953) p462
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Pearson (1873)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Pearson (1883): Page 113

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On 8 Jun 2015 at 02:29 GMT Steven Mix wrote:

Glen-14 and Glen-3 appear to represent the same person because: This is the oldest paternal ancestor in this chain in need of a merge into the NNS PPP. No tree conflicts. Thanks!

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