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Subject: PAULUS DIRCKSE (HOF): Luttenburg, Overijessel, b. 1620
Author: MaryEllen Carson
Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2003
Surnames: DIRCKSE, HOF/HUFF, WILLEMSE, JANS, GYLES, BROUCARD/BROKAW
Looking for anyone with any information concerning DIRCK HOF (b. 1594) & his son PAULUS DIRCKSE HOF (b. 1620 in Hoven(?) or Luttenburg, Overijessel. PAULUS was married in Almelo, Overijessel abt. 1640 to GEERTE WILLEMSE. Family emigrated to New Netherland colony on Manhattan, New York, United States around 1640. Would very much appreciate any leads & have much information on the family line in New York, New Jersey, etc. The name was changed to HUFF in the late 1600s. Thank you very much.