Abraham Aartse

2 October 1717–
Tarrytown, Westchester, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Aartse was born on 2 October 1717, in Tarrytown, Westchester, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Evert Aertse, was 26 and his mother, Wijntje Devoe, was 21. He married Lea Gerritsen on 1 November 1740, in Tarrytown, Westchester, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died in Philipsburg, Mount Pleasant, Westchester, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Aartse
1717–
Lea Gerritsen
1719–
Marriage: 1 November 1740
Elbert Aartse
1742–1805
Christina Aertse
1743–
Maritie Orser
1744–
Marytje Aertse
1744–
Rebecca Aartse
1746–
Aertje Aartse
1747–
Abraham Aertse
1749–
Jemima Aartse
1753–
Willem Aartse
1754–
Wyntje Aartse
1757–
Daniel Aartse
1761–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 November 1740
Tarrytown, Westchester, New York Colony, British Colonial America
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Evert Aertse

    Male1690–Male

    Female1696–1755Female

siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 59

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 59

New York is the 11th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 64

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

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Sources (3)

  • Abraham Aarsen, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Abraham Aertse in entry for Willium Aertse, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • confirmation record of Abraham Aartse (Evert) showing parents

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