Marytje Janse Van Blaricum

30 January 1698–
Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Marytje Janse

When Marytje Janse Van Blaricum was born on 30 January 1698, in Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States, her father, Johannes Janse Van Blarkem, was 30 and her mother, Metje Jans Springsteen, was 23. She married Adrian Ackerman on 2 April 1720, in Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Aryen Akkerman
Marytje Janse Van Blaricum
Marriage: 2 April 1720
Annaetje Akkerman
Metje Ackerman
Johannes Adrian Ackerman
Aeltje Akkerman
Elisabeth Akkerman
Sara Ackerman
Ari Akkerman

Spouse and Children

2 April 1720
Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States


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World Events (4)


Age 77

"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."

Age 78

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

Age 91

George Washington elected first president of United States.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Chr, U.S., Dutch Reformed Church Records in Selected States, 1639-1989
  • Maritie Johannese Van Blerkum, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • Marijtjen Van Bleerkum in entry for Ari Akkerman, "New Jersey, Births and Christenings, 1660-1980"

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