Christina De Voe

6 October 1771–
New York City, New York County, New York, United States

The Life of Christina De

When Christina De Voe was christened on 6 October 1771, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, her father, Aaron De Veaux, was 37 and her mother, Maria Van Wey, was 37.

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Aaron De Veaux
Maria Van Wey
Joseph De Veaux
Catharina De Voe
Arent De Voe
Maria De Vou
Sarah De Veaux
Maria De Voe
John De Veaux
Christina De Voe
Elizabet De Voe
Elizabeth Devoe
William De Veaux

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

New York is the 11th state.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a spur of a hill, from the Old English dative case hō(e) (originally used after a preposition) of hōh ‘spur of a hill’ (literally ‘heel’). In many cases the surname may be a habitational name from a minor place named with this element, for example one in Norfolk.

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

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