Anna Hendrikse Douw

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Anna Hendrikse Douw (Van Rensselaer)

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Birthplace: Greenbush (Fort Crailo), Albany, New York
Death: Died in Greenbush (Fort Crailo), Albany, New York
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Daughter of Hendrick Van Rensselaer and Catherine Annetje Van Rensselaer
Wife of Pieter Douw
Mother of Magdalena Petruse Gansevoort; Volckert Petrus Douw; Hendrick Douw; Catrina Douw; Maria Douw and 4 others
Sister of Maria Van Rensselaer; Catherine Van Rensselaer; Helena Wendell; Johannes Van Rensselaer; Hendrick Van Rensselaer and 1 other

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About Anna Hendrikse Douw

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http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/families/hmgfm/douw.html

Captain Petrus Douw married, at Albany, October 8, 1717, Anna Van Rensselaer, born at her father's home, known as Fort Crailo, Greenbush (Rensselaer, N. Y.); was baptized February 2, 1696, and died at Greenbush, March 29, 1756. Her father was Major Hendrick Van Rensselaer, born in Rensselaerwyck, October 23, 1667, died in Greenbush, July 2, 1740, who married, in New York City, March 19, 1689, Catharina Van Brush, born in New York, baptized there April 19, 1665, died in Greenbush, December 6, 1730. Petrus Douw and Anna Van Rensselaer had nine children, six of whom lived to marry and raise families which became prominent wherever they settled. Children:

Magdalena, born August 1, 1718, died October 12, 1796; married, May 29, 1740, Harmen Gansevoort, son of Leendert (or Leonard) Gansevoort, and Catrina De Wandelaer, who was baptized at Albany, April 20, 1712; died there, March 7, 1801; by whom: Sara, baptized June 17, 1741; Petrus, baptized January 16, 1743; Anna, baptized October 19, 1744; Anna Gansevoort, died August 9, 1794, aged 49 years 10 months, 3 days; Catarina, baptized October 25, 1747; Petrus, baptized July 16, 1749; Leendert (or Leonard), baptized July 14, 1751; Hendrick, baptized September 22, 1753; Hendrick, baptized June 5, 1757; Catarina, baptized October 15, 1758.

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Anna Hendrikse Douw's Timeline

1696
February 2, 1696
Greenbush (Fort Crailo), Albany, New York
February 2, 1696
Albany, Albany, New York
1717
October 8, 1717
Age 21
Albany, Albany, New York
1718
August 1, 1718
Age 22
1720
May 23, 1720
Age 24
Greenbush, Albany, New York
1722
April 13, 1722
Age 26
1725
December 25, 1725
Age 29
1729
October 2, 1729
Age 33
1733
December 1, 1733
Age 37
1756
March 29, 1756
Age 60
Greenbush (Fort Crailo), Albany, New York