Margaret van Meteren (Mollenauer)

Is your surname van Meteren?

Research the van Meteren family

Margaret van Meteren (Mollenauer)'s Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Margaret van Meteren (Mollenauer)

Also Known As: "van Meter", "van Metre"
Birthplace: Somerset County,New Jersey
Death: Died in Martinsburg, Berkeley, West Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hendrick Adriaensen Mollenauer and Catherine Crom Van Meteren (Crom)
Wife of Jan Joostsen van Meteren
Mother of Elizabeth VanMetre Sheppard; Rebecca Janson Hedges (Van Meter); Isaac van Metre; Henry Van Meter; Rachel Lessige (Van Meter) and 3 others
Half sister of Arience Molenaar; Jan Molenaar; Joost Molenaar and Lisebet Molenaar

Occupation: Mother of 1 child
Managed by: Ian Thomas Gillespie
Last Updated:

About Margaret van Meteren (Mollenauer)

" ' In the name of God Amen, the thirteenth day of August one thousand seven hundred and forty-five, I, John Van Metre in Frederick County in the Colony of Virginia being sick in body but of sound mind and Memory praise be given to God for the same and calling to mind the uncertainty of the Transitory Life, and willing through Divine assistance to settle and Dispose of those Temporal blessings which it hath pleased God beyond my Deserts to bestow upon me and therefore making this my Last Will and testament Disannuling all other wills and Testaments heretofore made by me &c. &c. . . . First my will is that my beloved wife Margaret Van Metre Have the third part of my moveable estate, also one room which she like best, to Dwell in, in my Dwelling House, and one third part of the Orchard next the Run with the keeping of one Riding horse and two Milch cows, Linnen and wolling yarn to be wove her bed and bedding the said Room and Liberties to be by her possessed during her Life, without controle hinderence or molestation of any person whatever. . . The will, which is a very lengthy one, was witnessed by Edward Morgan, Andrew Corn and Joseph Carroll. It was probated at Winchester, Va., September 3, 1745. The executors were a son-in-law, Thomas Shephderd, and sons Abraham and Jacob." 1679

Rebecc van Meter 1695-1755

John VAN METER 1698-Deceased

Abraham Van Matre 1721-1783

Elizabeth Van Meteren 1712-1793

Rebecca van Meteren 1711-Deceased

Isaac Van Meter 1713-1745

Isaac Van Metern 1713-Deceased

Elizabeth van Meteren 1715-1792

Henry Van Meter 1716-1793

Henry Van Meteren 1717-Deceased

Rachel Van Meteren 1719-1782

Rachel van Meteren 1719-Deceased

Abraham Van Metre 1721-1783

Jacob Van Meter 1723-1798

Madeline Van Meteren 1725-Deceased

Maudlina or Magdalena van Meteren 1725-Deceased

Johannes Van Metre 1730-1825

view all 13

Margaret van Meteren (Mollenauer)'s Timeline

Somerset County,New Jersey
September 3, 1706
Age 19
Somerville, Somerset, New Jersey, United States
Age 24
June 3, 1713
Age 26
Frederick County, VA
Age 30
Somerville, Somerset County, New Jersey, United States
Age 32
Somerville, Somerset, New Jersey
Age 34
Somerset, Salem, New Jersey
March 17, 1722
Age 35
Somerset, New Jersey, Colonial America