Cornelius Dirck Krom

6 May 1781–
Marbletown, Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Cornelius Dirck

When Cornelius Dirck Krom was christened on 6 May 1781, in Marbletown, Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, Dirck Krom, was 41 and his mother, Maria Viele, was 33. He married Maria Van Aken on 18 January 1804, in Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Dirck Krom
1781–
Maria Van Aken
1782–
Marriage: 18 January 1804
Isaac Krom
1805–
Wynche Winfield Krum
1818–
Mary Krom
1807–
Martinus Krom
1808–
Conrad Krom
1810–1876
Elsie Krom
1812–
Margaret Krom
1816–
Ann Elisa Krom
1821–
Dinah Krom
1822–
Dinah Krum
1822–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 January 1804
Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States
children

(10)

    Isaac Krom

    Male1805–Male

    Mary Krom

    Female1807–Female

    Martinus Krom

    Male1808–Male

    Conrad Krom

    Male1810–1876Male

    Elsie Krom

    Female1812–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1740–Male

    Maria Viele

    Female1748–1784Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1761–1814Female

    Johannis Krom

    Male1767–Male

    Maria Krom

    Female1773–1776Female

    Maria Krom

    Female1776–1849Female

    Catharine Krom

    Female1778–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1812

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: nickname for a hunchback, from Middle Dutch crom ‘crooked’.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish krom ‘shop’, ‘store’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a retailer.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cornelius D Crum, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Cornelius D Krum, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Cornelius D Krom, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

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