Description: Jacobus Lefferts (1757-1799) was a member of the Bedford branch of the Lefferts family. A wealthy merchant, he married Maria Lott in 1780 and had three children. After his marriage, Jacobus retired to his wife’s family estate in New Utrecht. He died in 1799.
Citation: Jacobus Lefferts, circa 1700s; Lefferts family papers, ARC.145, box 5, folder 13; Brooklyn Historical Society.
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