Cathalina Van Alstyne

Female16 March 1742–29 September 1799

Brief Life History of Cathalina

When Cathalina Van Alstyne was born on 16 March 1742, in New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Abraham Van Alstyne, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Bloom, 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
Cathalina Van Alstyne
Marriage: 16 March 1763
Elizabeth Slover
Sarah Slover
Catherine Slover
James Alstyne Slover
Elizabeth Slover
Abraham Van Alstyne Slover
Mary Slover
Elizabeth Slover
Sarah Slover

Sources (12)

  • Cathalina Aalstijn, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Catherine Alstine, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Catharine Van Alstyne Slover, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 March 1763New York City, New York County, New York, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (5)


    Age 29

    Oldest grave seen in the memorials list.


    Age 34

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


    Age 34

    New York is the 11th state.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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