Jacobus Roosevelt was born 1759 in New York City, New York, United States to Jacobus Roosevelt (1724-1777) and Annetje Bogart (c1728-1773) and died 13 August 1840 in New York City, New York, United States of unspecified causes. He married Maria Van Schaak (1773-1845) 8 March 1793 in Kinderhook, New York, United States. Ancestors are from the United States.

He was initally named "Jacobus Roosevelt", but his name was later Anglicized as "James Roosevelt".


Offspring of Jacobus Roosevelt and Maria Van Schaak (1773-1845)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Cornelius Van Schaack Roosevelt (1794-1871) 30 January 1794 New York City, New York, United States 17 July 1871 Oyster Bay, New York, United States Margaret Barnhill (1799-1861)

James John Roosevelt (1795-1875)
Nicholas Roosevelt (1798-1828)
Catherine Angelica Roosevelt (1803-1844)
William Henry Roosevelt (1806-bef1869)
Alfred Roosevelt (1811-1833)


Note that Wikipedia confuses this man with his second cousin, Jacobus Roosevelt (1760-1847): he has no Wikipedia article, and links which should refer to him go to his second cousin.

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