Andries Bratt

Brief Life History of Andries

When Andries Bratt was born before 10 January 1686, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, his father, Jan Albertsen Bradt, was 42 and his mother, Marritje Moockers Post, was 38. He married Weyntje Rosa about 1705, in Kingston, Ulster, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Andries Bratt
1686–
Weyntje Rosa
1684–1742
Marriage: about 1705
Maria Bradt
1709–
Jan Bradt
1711–
Geurt Bradt
1713–
Adrian Bradt
1715–
Hillegon Bradt
1718–
Peter Bradt
1730–
Margrietje Bradt
1720–
Albert Bradt
1721–
Geertruy Bratt
1724–1751
Catharina Bradt
1726–1779

Sources (7)

  • Andries Brat, "New York Marriages, 1686-1980"
  • Andries Bratt, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Anderies Brat in entry for Geurt Brat, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

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World Events (4)

1776

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

1776

New York is the 11th state.

1781 · The First Constitution

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

English (West Midlands): from Middle English brat ‘cloak of coarse cloth’ (Old English bratt), possibly denoting a maker or habitual wearer of such garments. Alternatively, perhaps a variant of Brett .

Swedish and Norwegian: from the Old Norse personal name Brattr meaning ‘majestic, proud’ (also, of places, ‘steep’). See also Bradt .

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

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