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.
Maria, wife of
Samuel Requa, dec'd
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.