Gertruy Clauw

Kinderhook, Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States

The Life of Gertruy

When Gertruy Clauw was born in 1709, in Kinderhook, Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States, her father, Hendrick Fransz Clauw, was 44 and her mother, Cornelia Andriesse Schwerp, was 43. She married Frans Jacobse Van Hoesen about 1730, in New York, United States.

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Frans Jacobse Van Hoesen
Gertruy Clauw
Marriage: about 1730

Spouse and Children

about 1730
New York, United States

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World Events (4)


Age 67

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

Age 67

New York is the 11th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 91

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Claude .

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

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