Cornelius Eckerson

30 May 1728–
New York, United States

The Life of Cornelius

When Cornelius Eckerson was born on 30 May 1728, in New York, United States, his father, Jan Thomas Eckerson, was 26 and his mother, Maria Slingerland, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Jan Thomas Eckerson
1701–1776
Maria Slingerland
1705–1747
Thomas Ecker
1725–
Agnes Aegis Eckerson
1726–1799
Cornelius Eckerson
1728–
Theunis Eckerson
1730–1760
Margarietje Eckerson
1734–
Elisabeth Eckerson
1735–
Marytje Eckerson
1738–1780
Annajte Eckerson
1741–1804
Catharina Eckerson
1744–1833

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (6)

1776

Age 48

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

Age 48

New York is the 11th state.
1789

Age 61

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

Patronymic from the Dutch personal name Ecker ( see Eckert ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Cornelis Ackerson, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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