15 Mar

Dutch, Walloon, and Huguenot: Exploring Intersections in New York’s Past

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 10:00am
Event Location: 
NYG&B Offices, 36 West 44th Street Suite 711, New York, NY 10036
Event Sponsor: 
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

Come hear about early New Netherland/New York history of the Dutch, Walloon, and Staten Island-Huguenot period from a historical and genealogical perspective.

This symposium will be held at the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.

A portion of this program is sponsored by the NYG&B Huguenot Fund.


10:00 am 

  • Welcome
  • Introduction, historical perspective, and Staten Island history
  • Staten Island biographical sketch (Jeanne L. Bloom, CG® )

Short break

  • New Netherland or Staten Island biographical sketch (Mary Collins, CG® )
  • Dutch New Amsterdam history

Lunch (on your own)

1:45 pm

  • Staten Island genealogy (Jeanne L. Bloom)
  • Dutch-New Netherland genealogy (Mary Collins)


Afternoon tea

Schedule is subject to change. Advance registration is required:

  • $40 registration
  • $25 for NYG&B members

Click here to register