Peter Quick Van Arsdale

3 July 1799–7 April 1864 (Age 64)
Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Peter Quick

When Peter Quick Van Arsdale was born on 3 July 1799, in Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States, his father, Gerrit Jacobus Van Arsdalen, was 20 and his mother, Peternellete Quick, was 17. He married Catherine Poulson on 21 December 1822, in Somerset, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Waushara, Wisconsin, United States in 1860. He died on 7 April 1864, in Saxeville, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Saxeville Union Cemetery, Saxeville, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Quick Van Arsdale
1799–1864
Catherine Poulson
1799–1886
Marriage: 21 December 1822
Ann Maria Van Arsdale
1823–
Olive Van Airsdale
1846–
Ellenora Ellen Van Arsdale
1824–1903
Rebecca Q Van Arsdale
1830–1921
Angeline Paulson Van Arsdale
1831–1896
Sarah Van Arsdale
1831–1913
Theodore Frelinghuysen Van Airsdale
1831–1913
Garrett VanAirsdale
1833–1909
Henry Clay Van Airsdale
1842–1915
Mary Melissa Van Arsdale
1843–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1822
Somerset, New Jersey, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 1

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1807

Age 8

Post office est. Jan 1, 1807
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 20

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • P Q Vanarsdall, "United States Census, 1860"
  • 1822:Peter J Vanarsdalen, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • 1915:Peter Van Airsdale in entry for Henry Clayton Van Airsdale, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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