Abram. A. Van Aalstyn

1740–
Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States

The Life of Abram. A.

Abram. A. Van Aalstyn was born in 1740, in Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States as the son of "Gertrude" Geertruy. He married Jannetje Quackenbush on 11 March 1765, in Montgomery, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters.

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Abram. A. Van Aalstyn
1740–
Jannetje Quackenbush
1741–
Marriage: 11 March 1765
Cornelius Van Alstyne
1765–1813
Abraham Van Aalsteen
1770–
Hunter Van Alstine
1771–1829
Hunter Van Alstyne
1772–1828
Catrina Van Alstyne
1774–
David Van Alstyne
1776–
Maria Van Alstyne
1777–
John A. Van Alstyne
1781–1819
Annatje Van Alstyn
1787–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 March 1765
Montgomery, New York, United States
children

(9)

    Cornelius Van Alstyne

    Male1765–1813Male

    Abraham Van Aalsteen

    Male1770–Male

    Hunter Van Alstine

    Male1771–1829Male

    Male1772–1828Male

    Catrina Van Alstyne

    Female1774–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    "Gertrude" Geertruy

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 36

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

Age 36

New York is the 11th state.
1803

Age 63

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Abram Van Alstine, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Abram A. Van Alstyn in entry for Annatje Van Alstyn, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Abram A. Van Alstyne in entry for John Van Alstyne, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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