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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Andries Bratt
Weyntje Rosa
Marriage: about 1705
Maria Bradt
Jan Bradt
Geurt Bradt
Adrian Bradt
Hillegon Bradt
Peter Bradt
Margrietje Bradt
Albert Bradt
Geertruy Bratt
Catharina Bradt

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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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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