1622 - 1732
Set As Default Person
||Amsterdam, Noord, Holland [1, 2]
||Gravesend, Kings County, New York
||Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
||Penelope Kent  |
||Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey 
||Family Estate, Middleton, Monmouth County, New Jersey 
||Jerry Milo Johnson
||28 Sep 2014 |
||Van Princis, b. Abt 1598, Holland , d. Yes, date unknown |
||Richard Stout, b. Abt 1619, Burton, Joyce Par, Nottinghamshire, England , d. 23 Oct 1705, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey |
| ||1. Alice Stout, b. 1652, Gravesend, Kings County, New York , d. Abt 1702, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey |
| ||2. Peter Stout, b. Between 1653 and 1654, Gravesend, Kings County, New York , d. 14 Apr 1703, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey |
| ||3. Richard Stout, b. 10 Mar 1646, Gravesend, Long Island, New York , d. 10 Jul 1717, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey |
| ||4. James Stout, b. 1648, Gravesend, Kings County, New York , d. Aft 1714, Monmouth County, New Jersey |
| ||5. Mary Stout, b. 1650, Gravesend, Kings County, New York , d. Aft 1675, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey |
| ||6. Benjamin Stout, b. 1669, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey , d. 10 Jun 1734, New Castle, Delaware |
| ||7. John Stout, b. Between 1645 and 1660, Gravesend, Kings County, New York , d. 24 Nov 1724, Hopewell, Hunterdon County, New Jersey |
| ||8. Sarah Elizabeth Stout, b. Abt 1654, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey , d. 18 Nov 1714, Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey |
| ||9. Jonathan Stout, b. 1660, Gravesend, Long Island, New York , d. 24 Nov 1722, Hunterdown, New Jersey |
| ||10. David Stout, b. 1667, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey , d. 1732, Amwell, Hunterdon County, New Jersey |
|Born - 1622 - Amsterdam, Noord, Holland
|Resided - Bef 1640 - Holland
|Resided - 1640 - New Amsterdam
|Immigration - 1640 - New Amsterdam
|Resided - 1647 - Gravesend, Kings County, New York
|Resided - 1665 - Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
|Died - 1732 - Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
|Buried - 1732 - Family Estate, Middleton, Monmouth County, New Jersey
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´uŞ0 This brilliant tour-de-force narrates the life of a woman shipwrecked in the 1640s on´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 the shores´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 of modern-day New Jersey, axed in the belly, half-scalped and left for dead´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 by the Lenape´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 Indians, then nursed back to health by them and taken into the tribe.´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 And that's only the´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 beginning.
´uŞ0 Penelope Scambly Schott has carefully researched the facts and woven them into a poetic´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 page-turner. She cites her sources, provides a glossary and, best of all, indicates what is´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 fact and´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 what is fiction. Her technique is well chosen: the interior monologues, mostly´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 of the heroine,´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 Penelope Kent van Princis Stout, and, in a few poems, those of her´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 namesake, the author. A´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 more distant Penelope, the wife of Odysseus, is also invoked.
´uŞ0 The poems take us directly into the mind and heart of a strong woman, who is´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 extraordinary´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 partly because she thinks she is ordinary. With craftsmanship and´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 feeling, Schott has limned´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 unforgettable characters whose lives transcend the mostly´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 ignoble history of settler-Native´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 American relations.
´uŞ0 PENELOPE KENT VAN PRINCIS:
´uŞ0 Some records show original name (in Holland) to be Van Printzen. Also noted that her´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 name is´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 listed in some places as Penelope Kent Van Princin. Another source lists her´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 maiden name as´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 Thomson and she married a Kent van Princis in 1642. He was killed´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 by the Indians on the´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 beach in Sandy Hook, New Jersey.
´uŞ0 Fact 1: Believed to be 1st white woman to set foot on Monmouth Co. soil
´uŞ0 http://books.google.com/books?id=kFk-AAAAYAAJ&ots=f3O27n3o7n&dq=Navesink%20pe´uŞ0 nelope´uŞ0 &pg=PA3#v=onepage&q=&f=false
´uŞ0 http://books.google.com/books?id=7oT3eRnQJB0C&lpg=PA25&ots=UN4uHSh076&dq=Nav´uŞ0 esink%´uŞ0 20penelope&pg=PA26#v=onepage&q=Navesink%20penelope&f=false
´uŞ0 Penelope was born in Amsterdam, Holland, circa 1620/22, the daughter of a Baptist´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 preacher´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 who had fled Sheffield, England, for religious reasons. When American´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 colonization made it´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 possible for the English expatriates to leave Holland they, wanting´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 their children to retain their´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 Englishness, came to the New World. She married shortly´uŞ0 ´uŞ0 before leaving Holland in 1640.´uŞ0
- shipwrecked on Sandy Hook when ship was sunk in storm\par
- [S381] "Mefford Family Tree," database, (Name: (http://www.webpak.net/~cdm2/mefford/pafg75.htm#4639);), ). (Reliability: 3).
- [S144] Descendants of Richard Pyke Pike, Catherine Edwards-Evans.
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