1985 Mercedes-Benz 300D (Prospect Heights)
Teunis G. Bergen, was a surveyor, militiaman and politician from Brooklyn, where he was born in 1806 to descendants of Hans Hansen Bergen, the Norwegian immigrant to New Amsterdam for whom Bergen Street, and Bergen Beach are named.
Teunis Bergen served a single term in the U.S. House of Representatives, died 1881, and was buried in Green-Wood Cemetery. This elementary school – P.S. 9, at the corner of Bergen Street and Underhill Avenue – is named for him.