Anna Winne Hun
Stefan Bielinski

Anna Winne was born in October 1694. She was the daughter of frontier trader and Albany businessman Frans Winne and Elsie Gansevoort Winne.

Anna was almost thirty when she married a slightly younger Johannes Hun in May 1725. By 1736, their four children had been baptized in the Albany Dutch church.

These Huns lived in Albany's third ward where Johannes was a moderately successful businessman.

In 1753, Anna was left a share of her brother's substantial estate.

Anna Winne Hun died in March 1759. Her husband lived until 1776.

biography in-progress


the people of colonial Albany Sources: The life of Anna Winne Hun is CAP biography number 2815. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.

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first posted: 4/25/04