Catharina Van Aken

before 27 August 1727–15 August 1764 (Age 36)
Port Jervis, Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Catharina

When Catharina Van Aken was born before 27 August 1727, in Port Jervis, Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Abraham Gideon Van Auken, was 27 and her mother, Jannetje De Witt, was 26. She married Dirk Hermansen Rosenkranz on 21 August 1747, in Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 15 August 1764, in her hometown, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

Dirk Hermansen Rosenkranz
1726–1764
Catharina Van Aken
1727–1764
Marriage: 21 August 1747
Ariantje Rosenkrans
1736–1812
Herman Rosenkranz
1750–
Jannetje Rosenkranz
1748–1823
Lydia Rosenkranz
1756–

Spouse and Children

    Dirk Hermansen Rosenkranz

    Male1726–1764Male

    Female1727–1764Female

MARRIAGE
21 August 1747
Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

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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  • Catharina Van Aken, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Catharina Van Aken, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"
  • Catharina Van Aken, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"

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