Cornelia Gaine

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Cornelia Gaine (van Dam)

Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Richard Van Dam and Cornelia Van Dam
Wife of John Wallace and Hugh Gaine
Mother of Cornelia Rutgers and Sarah Gaine
Sister of Cornelia Van Dam

Managed by: John Foster Ringwalt
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About Cornelia Gaine

Cornelia Van Dam was baptized in 1734 and is likely the daughter of Richard Van Dam and Cornelia Beekman. Richard was a son of Rip Van Dam which makes Rip Van Dam (b. cirica 1760), the once interim governor of New York, her grandfather, not her father.

Cornelia Van Dam first married a John Wallace in 1757.

Widowed, she married her 2nd husband, Hugh Gaine, in 1769. It was Hugh Gaine's 2nd marriage as well, his wife, Sarah Robbins, having passed.

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Cornelia Gaine's Timeline

New York, New York, United States
March 15, 1770
Age 36