Charlotte Van Alstyne

about 1779–
New York, United States

The Life of Charlotte

When Charlotte Van Alstyne was born about 1779, in New York, United States, her father, Andrew Van Alstyne, was 22 and her mother, Amelia Hollister, was 21. She married Nelson Ludington about 1798, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Nelson Ludington
1778–
Charlotte Van Alstyne
1779–
Marriage: about 1798
Miss Ludington
1800–
Ludington
1803–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1798
United States
children

(2)

    Miss Ludington

    Female1800–Female

    Ludington

    Female1803–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Van Alstyne

    Male1757–Male

    Amelia Hollister

    Female1758–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 18

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1812

Age 33

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

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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