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Author: Elsa M. Banta
Category: Dutch in Kentucky
Epke Jacobse (b.ca.1619), son of Jacob Epkesz and Reytske Sickedr, married Sitske Dircksda about 1650, and in 1659 the family emigrated from The Netherlands to Vlissingen (later Flushing), Long Island, New York. Descendants (most used the surname Banta after the late 1600s) lived in New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Kentucky (a few of the Kentucky Banta family became members of the two Shaker colonies in Kentucky), Tennessee, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Oregon, Washington, California, Minnesota, Wyoming, Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Arizona and elsewhere.