Maria <I>van Wart</I> Requa


Maria van Wart Requa

Philipse Manor, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 10 Sep 1838 (aged 70–71)
Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Old Dutch Burying Ground
Memorial ID 57022400 View Source
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Maria van Wart (Blauvelt Descendant No. 5-449), was bapt. as "Mareitie" in 1767 at the Sleepy Hollow Reformed Dutch Church, the dau. of Johannes van Wart and Rachel Blauvelt (4-106), latter the dau. of Harmanus Blauvelt (2-7) and her father's second wife, Catherine Ecker (Jans dochter). She d. Sept. 10, 1838, Æ 71.

On an unknown date, prob. at the Sleepy Hollow RDC, Maria m. Samuel Requa, s. of Capt. Glode Requa and Amy Dean, b. Dec. 6, 1763 at Philipse Manor at or near Greenburgh, Westchester County, NY. He d. June 18, 1826, Æ 63. They had twelve known children, who are outlined in their father's memorial.

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Memory of
Maria, wife of
Samuel Requa, dec'd
who died
Sept. 10, 1838
in the 71st year
of her age.

Baptisms for the year 1767 at the Sleepy Hollow RDC do not contain a month and day date. On the face of her inscription, on the day Maria died she was 70 years old, and Ætatis (i.e., Æ, "Aged," in the XX year of her Age) 71, indicating she was b. in the year 1767 on or after Sept. 11.


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  • Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
  • Originally Created by: Pat
  • Added: 13 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 57022400
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maria van Wart Requa (1767–10 Sep 1838), Find a Grave Memorial ID 57022400, citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Don Blauvelt (contributor 46932939) .