Andries A. Hoppe

about 1733–
Bergen, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Andries A.

When Andries A. Hoppe was born about 1733, in Bergen, New Jersey, United States, his father, Jan Hendricksen Antje Hoppe, was 51 and his mother, Rachel Albertse Terhune, was 43. He married Marritjje Hopper about 1754, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters.

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Andries A. Hoppe
1733–
Marritjje Hopper
1734–1781
Marriage: about 1754
Rachel Hopper
1758–
Annatje Hopper
1759–
Hendrick Hopper
1759–1760
Andrew Hopper
1769–1832
Antje Hoppe
1774–
Henderick Andries Hopper
1777–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1754
New York, United States
children

(6)

    Rachel Hopper

    Female1758–Female

    Annatje Hopper

    Female1759–Female

    Hendrick Hopper

    Male1759–1760Male

    Andrew Hopper

    Male1769–1832Male

    Antje Hoppe

    Female1774–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1775

Age 42

During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the "Ten Crucial Days" and remembered by the famous phrase "the times that try men's souls". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time.
1776

Age 43

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 61

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 North German and Dutch: variant of Hopp .2 South German: nickname from dialect hoppen ‘to hop’ (a variant of standard German hüpfen). This name is widespread throughout central Europe.3 Danish: from North German Hopp ( see Hopf ), or the Danish byname Hoppe ‘horse’, ‘mare’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Andries Hoppe, "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
  • Andries A. Hoppe in entry for Andries Hoppe, "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"
  • Andries J. Hoppe in entry for Antje Hoppe, "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"

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