The PEDIGREE of
Stephen (III) van RENSSELAER

 
     (Lt. Governor of New York; eponym of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Major General; Philanthropist; 7th Patroon of RENSSELAERSWYCK (almost 800,000 acres); 10th wealthiest American ever; 22nd Wealthiest Person ever)

     Born:  N.Y. 1764    Died:  1839 Albany


Male.
"It is indeed a desirable thing to be well descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors."

 Wives/Partners:       Margarita SCHUYLER   ;   Cornelia PATERSON
 Children:       Stephen (IV) van RENSSELAER   ;   Henry Bell van RENSSELAER
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/-- Kiliaen van RENSSELAER   +====> [ 6]
/-- Jeremias (Col.) van RENSSELAER
/  \-- Anna van WELY   +====> [ 5]
/-- Kiliaen (Col.) van RENSSELAER
/  \-- Maria van CORTLANDT   +====> [ 255 ,es,&]
/-- Stephen van RENSSELAER
/-- Stephanus van CORTLANDT   +====> [ 255 ,es,&]
\-- Maria van CORTLANDT  (Croton, N.Y. 1680 - ?)
/   \-- Gertrude SCHUYLER   +====> [ 5]
/-- Stephen (II) van RENSSELAER  (1742 - 1769 Albany)
/-- Nicholas (Claas) Jacobse GROESBECK
/-- Stephanus GROESBECK  (1662? - 1744)
/  \-- poss.  Elizabeth STEVENS  (1624? - ?)
\-- Elizabeth GROESBECK  (1707 - 1756)
/-- Johannes LANSING  (Hassel ? - 1728)
\-- Elizabeth LANSING  (1679? - ?)
/   \-- Gertrude van SCHAICK
- Stephen (III) van RENSSELAER
/-- John (Rev.) LIVINGSTON   +==&=> [ 255 ,nS,&]
/-- Robert (the Elder) LIVINGSTON
/  \-- Janet FLEMING   +====> [ 5]
/-- Philip LIVINGSTON
/  \-- Alida SCHUYLER   +====> [ 5]
/-- Philip (Jr.) LIVINGSTON  (1716 - 1778)
/-- Pieter van BRUGH   +====> [ 5]
\-- Catherine van BRUGH
/   \-- Sarah KUYLER (CUYLER)   +&&&> [ 255 ,eN,TX,&]
\-- Catherine LIVINGSTON  (1745 - 1810)
/-- Wessel (Dirckse) ten BROECK   +====> [ 3]
/-- Dirck ten BROECK
| (skip this generation?)
\-- Cattryna LOOCKERMANS   +====> [ 2]
/   | OR: Cattryna LOOCKERMANS [alt ped]   +====> [ 255 ,es,&]
\-- Christina ten BROECK
/-- Abraham CUYLER   +&&&> [ 255 ,eN,TX,&]
\-- Margarita CUYLER  (1692 - 1783)   (skip?)
\-- Caatje (Grietje) BLEECKER
 


  His Grandchild:       Elizabeth van RENSSELAER
 
  His 2-Great Grandchild:       Jane Waddington WYATT
 

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