Sarah Van Arnhem

1 August 1697–after 1727 (Age 29)
Albany, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Van Arnhem was born on 1 August 1697, in Albany, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Jan Jansz Van Arnhem, was 26 and her mother, Hester Fonda, was 25. She married Joannes Becker on 14 October 1717, in Schenectady, Albany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 14 sons and 2 daughters. She died after 1727, in Schenectady, Albany, New York Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 31.

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Family Time Line

Joannes Becker
1686–1763
Sarah Van Arnhem
1697–1727
Marriage: 14 October 1717
Johannes Becker
1717–
Cornelis Becker
Johannes Becker
1748–
Abraham Becker
1750–
Isaac Becker
1752–
Nicholas Becker
1754–
Cornelius Becker
1756–
John Becker
Storm Becker
Johannes Becker
1718–
Joannes Becker
1719–
Abraham Becker
1720–1815
Cornelia Becker
1721–
Isaac Becker
1723–
Nicholas Becker
1724–
Anna Becker
1725–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 October 1717
Schenectady, Albany, New York, United States
children

(16)

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 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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Sources (2)

  • Sara in entry for Cornelis Becker, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Sara Van Haarlem, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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