The BREESE surname is in my paternal line. The origins are unknown, though possibly Dutch.
Stories and history :
Ahnentafel # 635 : Mary Breese (c1699-aft1758). Mary was born circa 1699 in Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey. She married Cornelius Corniliszen (c1682-1758). Cornelius was born circa 1682. They lived in Somerset County, New Jersey. Cornelius died in 1758 at Piscataway, Middelsex County, New Jersey. Mary died after 1758 at Basking Ridge, Somerset County, New Jersey.
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