Descendants of William Mink, possibly a Prussian Soldier that came to the United States during the Revolutionary War. The majority of the MINKs settled and branched out from the Claiborne County, Tennessee area.
Alphabetical list of all found deceased male members of the various MISNER, MISENER, MISENAR, MIZNER and MIZENER families in Canada and the U.S.A. from the early 1700s to the middle 1900s. Other variants of the name, MEISNER, MEISSNER, etc., are included. Some pictures included.
The Montfort family came to Nieuw Amsterdam in 1624 aboard the first ship of settlers from Holland and the Dutch West Indies Company. This is the journey of the MONTFORT/MONFOORT family from Holland to the New World, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and to Kentucky with the Low Dutch Colony and membership in the Shakers of Kentucky. Allied names include, BANTA, BRINCKERHOFF, COOK, DEMAREST, MARSTON, MOREAU, RIKER.