Name: Lauwrens Jansen VAN KORTREGHT
Change Date: 07 MAY 2001
Birth: 1651 in Zuid, Leerdam, Beest, Holland
Name Prefix:<NPFX> Mr.
aurens/Louwerens Jansen was the ancestor the Readington, NJ LOWE family. He was born 1651 Leerdam,
Gelderland, Netherlands. On 25 Sep1669, Nicholas de Meyer sold two farms to the brothers Cornelis and
Laurens and Cornelis leased his share to Laurens. His share of the land was the foundation of an ample estate he
acquired. On 1677 he was elected as an overseer. In 1727 Laurens Jansen died and his land subsequently
descended to his son Albert Low of Somerset Co., NJ who released it to his brother Laurens in 1731.In 1672
he married Mary, the daughter of Albert Heymans ROOSA and Wyntje Ariens of Esopus. They became the
parents of ten children.
Father: Jan Sebastian VAN KORTREGHT b: 1618 in Leerdam, Zuid, Holl., Neth.
Mother: Io Lanta DE LA MONTAGNE b: 1620 in Leerdam, Zuid, Neth.