Elisabeth Bratt

Brief Life History of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Bratt was born on 11 September 1737, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Gerrit Bradt Bratt, was 35 and her mother, Marietje Ten Eyck, was 30. She married Thomas Peebles about 1760, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 March 1806, in New York, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Halfmoon, Saratoga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Peebles
Elisabeth Bratt
Marriage: about 1760
Maria Bradt Peebles
Hugh Peebles
Rosetta Peebles
Gerrit Peebles
Gertrude Peebles

Sources (9)

  • Elizabeth Poebles, "United States Census, 1790"
  • Elizabeth Brad, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Elizabeth Peebles, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (4)


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


Historical Boundaries 1791: Saratoga, New York, United States

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): from Middle English brat ‘cloak of coarse cloth’ (Old English bratt), possibly denoting a maker or habitual wearer of such garments. Alternatively, perhaps a variant of Brett .

Swedish and Norwegian: from the Old Norse personal name Brattr meaning ‘majestic, proud’ (also, of places, ‘steep’). See also Bradt .

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

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