Catharina Van Aken

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

The Life Summary of Catharina

When Catharina Van Aken was born before 27 August 1727, in Port Jervis, Orange, New York, United States, 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 Machackemeck, Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America in 1747. She died on 15 August 1764, in Port Jervis, Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 36.

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Dirk Hermansen Rosenkranz
Catharina Van Aken
Marriage: 21 August 1747
Jannetje Rosenkranz
Jane Rosekrantz
Herman Rosenkranz
Ariantje Rosenkrans
Lydia Rosenkranz

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 August 1747Machackemeck, Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America
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    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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    Sources (12)

    • Cathrina Van Aken in entry for Lydia Rosenkranz, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
    • Catharina Van Aken, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"
    • Catharina Van Aken, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

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