Hester Brink

about 1747–after 1810 (Age 63)
Deerpark, Orange, New York, United States

The Life of Hester

When Hester Brink was born about 1747, in Deerpark, Orange, New York, United States, her father, Mattheus Lambertsen Brink, was 52 and her mother, Abigail EbbegKen Bell, was 30. She married Paul Tyler in 1772, in Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. She died after 1810, in Sullivan, New York, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Paul Tyler
1751–1798
Hester Brink
1747–1810
Marriage: 1772
Elizabeth Tyler
1773–1816
George Tyler
1783–1850
Paul Jr. Tyler
1783–
Polly Tyler
1794–
Catherine Tyler
1798–1825
Living
Catherine Tyler
1774–
Sarah Tyler
1777–
William Tyler
1780–1820
Abigail Tyler
1782–1810
Sophia Tyler
1785–1824
Ebenezar Tyler
1787–1878
Timothy Tyler
1790–1877
Amos Tyler
1793–1853

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1772
Orange, New York Colony, British Colonial America
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 29

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

Age 29

New York is the 11th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 34

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.

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Danish, and Swedish: topographic name for someone who lived by a pasture or green, from Middle Low German brinc ‘edge’, ‘slope’, ‘grazing land’, especially a raised meadow in low-lying marshland. In both Danish and Swedish brink is a borrowing of Dutch brinck ‘waterside slope’; in Danish it means ‘where the water runs deep’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hester Brinck, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hester Brink - birth: February 1754; Millville, Sussex, New Jersey, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hester Brink - birth: February 1754; Millville, Sussex, New Jersey, United States

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