Anna Maria Decker

Hasselo, Overijssel, Netherlands

The Life of Anna Maria

Anna Maria Decker was born in 1652, in Hasselo, Overijssel, Netherlands. She married Cornelius Jansz Swart in 1684, in Schenectady, New York, United States.

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Cornelius Jansz Swart
Anna Maria Decker
Marriage: 1684

Spouse and Children

Schenectady, New York, United States

World Events (3)


Age 37

France fought with the Netherlands.

Age 40

An English and Dutch fleet beat France in the Battle at La Hogue.

Age 45

The Treaty of Ryswick was signed in Holland. It ended the War of the Grand Alliance (War of the League of Augsburg,1688-1697) between France and the Grand Alliance.

Name Meaning

1 German: occupational name for a roofer (thatcher, tiler, slater, or shingler) or a carpenter or builder, from an agent derivative of Middle High German decke ‘covering’, a word which was normally used to refer to roofs, but sometimes also to other sorts of covering; modern German Decke still has the twin senses ‘ceiling’ and ‘blanket’.2 Dutch: variant of Dekker , cognate with 1.3 English: variant of Dicker .

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

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