There is a book on the Van Pelt Family from earliest in America.It is very well done.You can contact Chester H. Pelt. P. O. Box 1037, Marianna FL 32446.He has copies of Wills, Deeds and other documents as well as complete writeups on the different branches. Another book well done is 'A Genealogy of the Van Pelt Family'by Effie M. Smith. Wish I could be more help.