Maria Van Alstyne

27 July 1729–
Albany, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Van Alstyne was born on 27 July 1729, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Jacob Martense Van Alstyne, was 36 and her mother, Pieterje Van Yvere, was 25. She married Anthony Egbertsz Bratt about 1749, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Egbertsz Bratt
1727–
Maria Van Alstyne
1729–
Marriage: about 1749
Jacob Brat
1752–
Elizabeth Bratt
1753–
Pieterje Bratt
1756–1783
Jacob Bradt
1760–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1749
Albany, Albany, New York, United States
children

(4)

    Male1752–Male

    Elizabeth Bratt

    Female1753–Female

    Pieterje Bratt

    Female1756–1783Female

    Male1760–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Martense Van Alstyne

    Male1692–1730Male

    Pieterje Van Yvere

    Female1703–Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 47

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 47

New York is the 11th state.
1791

Age 62

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

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 (3)

  • Maria Van Aalsteyn in entry for Pietertje Brat, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Maria Van Aalstyn in entry for Jacob Brat, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Maria Van Aalsteyn in entry for Elisabeth Brat, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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