Sarah Ryckman

15 December 1783–1 October 1823 (Age 39)
Schaghticoke, Schaghticoke, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Ryckman was born on 15 December 1783, in Schaghticoke, Schaghticoke, Rensselaer, New York, United States, her father, Garret Luccase Ryckman, was 44 and her mother, Elisabeth Van Buren, was 36. She married Gerrit Hooghkirk on 18 October 1801, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 1 October 1823, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

Gerrit Hooghkirk
Sarah Ryckman
Marriage: 18 October 1801
Rebecca Hooghkirk
Garret Rykeman Hooghkirk
Rachel Hooghkirk
Elizabeth Ann Hochkerk/Hooghkirk
Isaac Hooghkirk
Esther Houghkirk
Hester Hooghkerk

Spouse and Children



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion
Age 3
Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1791 · Founded
Age 8
Rensselaer County was organized from Albany County in 1791.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
Age 11
The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a rich man, from Middle Dutch rijc ‘rich’ + man ‘man’.

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

Sources (15)

  • Sarah Eghrckrih in entry for Rebecca Sheplton, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"
  • Sarah Ryckman in entry for Isaac Hoogkerk, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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