Cathalina Van Alstyne

16 March 1742–29 September 1799 (Age 57)
New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Cathalina

When Cathalina Van Alstyne was born on 16 March 1742, in New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Abraham Alstyne, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Blom, was 28. She married James Jacobus Seloover on 16 March 1763, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 29 September 1799, in New Bern, Craven, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Cedar Grove Cemetery, New Bern, Craven, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Jacobus Seloover
1737–1776
Cathalina Van Alstyne
1742–1799
Marriage: 16 March 1763
Elizabeth Slover
1763–
Sarah Slover
1765–
Catherine Slover
1767–1844
James Alstyne Slover
1769–1811
Elizabeth Slover
1771–
Abraham Van Alstyne Slover
1772–1845
Mary Slover
1774–
Elizabeth Slover
1776–
Sarah Slover
1776–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 March 1763
New York City, New York County, New York, United States
children

(9)

    Elizabeth Slover

    Female1763–Female

    Sarah Slover

    Female1765–Female

    Catherine Slover

    Female1767–1844Female

    James Alstyne Slover

    Male1769–1811Male

    Elizabeth Slover

    Female1771–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Abraham Alstyne

    Male1733–Male

    Maria Van Alstyne

    Female1736–Female

    Marretje Van Alstyne

    Female1739–Female

    Female1742–1799Female

    Elisabet Van Alstyne

    Female1742–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 34

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1776

Age 34

New York is the 11th state.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 47

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Alstine in entry for James Slover, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Catherine Alstine, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Cathrin in entry for Elizabeth Seloover, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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