People of Albany

Did you know that Jamestown, Virginia was the earliest English settlement but Jamestown was abandoned in 1699 making Dutch Albany the oldest continuous European settlement in the original thirteen English colonies? Read about the earliest Van Rensselaers, Schuylers, Ten Broecks, Yates and Lansings and more in this new and in-depth publication.

Hess is the author of 3 previous books about people buried in the Albany Rural Cemetery. As owner of Albany Steel, he is a prominent Albany businessman and former President of the Board for the Albany Rural Cemetery.


ACHA Books