Mary Van Valkenburg

1678–24 August 1730 (Age 52)
Flushing, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary

Mary Van Valkenburg was born in 1678, in Flushing, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America. She married John Bloetgoet about 1693. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 24 August 1730, in Perth Amboy, Middlesex, New Jersey, British Colonial America, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

John Bloetgoet
1672–1716
Mary Van Valkenburg
1678–1730
Marriage: about 1693
Francis Bloodgood
1694–1766
Judith Bloodgood
1694–1774
John Bloodgood
1696–
William B. Bloodgood
1698–1756
Deborah Bloodgood
1705–
Elizabeth Bloetgoed
1702–1770
Jeffrey Bloodgood
1707–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1693
children

(7)

    Francis Bloodgood

    Male1694–1766Male

    Judith Bloodgood

    Female1694–1774Female

    John Bloodgood

    Male1696–Male

    William B. Bloodgood

    Male1698–1756Male

    Elizabeth Bloetgoed

    Female1702–1770Female

+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1683

Age 5

Founded
1683

Age 5

Settled in 1683 as "New Perth" by Scottish colonists
1718

Age 40

Royal Charter Aug 4, 1718

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Maria in entry for Elizabeth Bloetgoed, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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