Alyda Anna Korneffer

9 March 1821–25 April 1902 (Age 81)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Alyda Anna

When Alyda Anna Korneffer was born on 9 March 1821, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, her father, Joseph Gaspard Korneffer, was 33 and her mother, Elisabeth Van Helden, was 36. She married Hendrik Van Steeter on 10 December 1851, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Benjamin, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 25 April 1902, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hendrik Van Steeter
1823–1904
Alyda Anna Korneffer
1821–1902
Marriage: 10 December 1851
Grietje Margaret Van Steeter
1852–1935
Hendrik Van Steeter Jr
1854–1899
Elizabeth Van Steeter
1857–1879
Catherine Johanna Van Steeter
1860–
Joseph Johannes Van Steeter
1862–1939
Johannes John Henri Van Steeter
1864–1949

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 December 1851Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1824 · Creation of Netherlands Trading Society
    Age 3
    King William I of the Netherlands established the Netherlands Trading Society (a successor to the Dutch East India Company) to revive the trade between the Netherlands and the Netherlands East Indies. The institution was headquartered in Amsterdam.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1846
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of French D'Ailly or Dailly . Compare Allee 2 and Elyea .History: This surname is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors (along with several variants, including Allée, and the original form d'Ailly). The Huguenot ancestor was Nicolas d'Ailly, who came from France to NY c. 1682 via the Netherlands and England and died in NJ c. 1700.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Elyea
    Dailly

    Story Highlight

    8th person baptized in Holland

    Recorded in the mission journal of Auna Wieger van Der Woude pages 31-32. see source.

    Sources (31)

    • Alyda C. Van Steeter in household of Henry Van Steeter, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Anna L Van Steeter in entry for Elizth Van Steeter, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Alida Anna Kornefter in entry for Johannes Van Steeter, "Netherlands Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910"

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