She was married by December 1667 when their Albany home was burgularized by a soldier. Four children, aged twenty to nine, were named in their joint will filed in July 1689. Tryntje was a widow when she was identified as the head of the household in 1697. That home was next to the house of her brother-in-law.
Sources: The life of Catharina Carstens Van Iveren (Tryntje Karstenes and many other variants) is CAP biography number 6498. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources. We seek defining information on her origins and background!
first posted: 3/15/04