Winfield Van Steenbergh

Maleabout 1863–

Brief Life History of Winfield

When Winfield Van Steenbergh was born about 1863, in Ulster, New York, United States, his father, Abraham Van Steenbergh, was 52 and his mother, Ann Smith, was 45. He lived in New York, United States in 1870 and Saugerties, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Van Steenbergh
1812–
Ann Smith
1819–1888
Emeline Van Steemburgh
1851–1916
Winfield Van Steenbergh
1863–
John Henry Van Steenbergh
1854–
Alvaretta Van Steenburg
1856–1923
Sarah Irene Van Steenbergh
1858–1935
John B. Van Steenbergh
1860–
Walter Van Steenbergh
1860–1920

Sources (3)

  • Winfield Van Steenburgh in household of Abram Vansteenburgh, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Winfield Van Steenberg in household of Abraham Van Steenberg, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Winfield Van Steenburg in household of Abram Van Steenburg, "United States Census, 1880"

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 0

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 33

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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