Catherine Van Tassell

1800–1852 (Age 52)
Dutchess, New York, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Van Tassell was born in 1800, in Dutchess, New York, United States, her father, Isaac van Tassel, was 22 and her mother, Rachael Brewer, was 15. She married Peter Sirrine about 1822. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 5 August 1852, in her hometown, at the age of 52, and was buried in Beacon, Dutchess, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Sirrine
1799–1878
Catherine Van Tassell
1800–1852
Marriage: about 1822
Hannah Serrine
1823–1868
Rachel Sirrine
1825–1900
Phoebe Jane Sirrine
1828–
Sarah A Sirrine
1830–1870
William John Sirrine
1834–1880
Hattie M. Sirrine
1837–1897
Caroline Sirrine
1839–1897
Nathaniel Sirrine
1832–1907
Isaac B. Serrine
1836–1903
Lamar Serrine
1841–
Tamar Ann Sirrine
1843–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1822
Philipstown, Putnam, New York, United States
children

(11)

    Hannah Serrine

    Female1823–1868Female

    Rachel Sirrine

    Female1825–1900Female

    Phoebe Jane Sirrine

    Female1828–Female

    Female1830–1870Female

    Nathaniel Sirrine

    Male1832–1907Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Isaac van Tassel

    Male1778–1866Male

    Rachael Brewer

    Female1785–1866Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1799–1860Male

    Female1800–1852Female

    William Van Tassel

    Male1801–1854Male

    Sarah Ann Van Tassel

    Female1805–Female

    Cyrus Van Tassel

    Male1807–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

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.
1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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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