Ship Journey: 1639 - Fire of Troy (Brant Van Troyan)

Ship Name
Fire of Troy (Brant Van Troyan)
Departure Date
Arrival Date
Ship Journey Information

In the Fire of Troy
(Brant Van Troyan)
Captain Jochem Pietersen Kuyter
Arrived at New Amsterdam July, 1639
    Laurens Duyts
    [See Source #77, page 193]

    Magdela Michiels1

    Pieter Andriessen
    [See Source #77, page 156-159]

    Jonas Bronck
    [See Source #77, page 167-181]

He [Jonas Bronck] arrived here in 1639, having made the voyage in his own ship, called Fire of Troy, manned by himself, accompanied by a friend who was an officer in the Danish army, Capt. Joachiem Pietersen Kuyter. They each brought their family and a number of herdsmen or farmers, as their cargo was cattle.2
[See also Revised History of Harlem, James Riker, (c) 1904, page 133]

1Calendar of Dutch Historical Manuscripts, E. B. O'Callaghan, (c)1865, page 9, Register of the Provincial Secretary, July 7, 1639.
2History of Cornelis Maessen Van Buren, H. C. Peckham, (1913), p 245.

Source #77