Catherina Glen Cuyler


Catherina Glen was born in September 1699. she was the daughter of Albany mainstays Johannes and Jannetie Bleecker Glen.

During the 1729s, she married Albany native Johannes Cuyler. By 1741, four children had been christened in the Albany Dutch church.

This Cuyler family lived in Albany's second ward where Johannes was a prominent merchant and city official for several decades.

Catherina Glen Cuyler was dead by 1767 when her four living children were mentioned in the will of her brother.

biography in-progress


the people of colonial Albany Sources: The life of Catherina Glen Cuyler is CAP biography number 4919. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.

first posted: 7/10/06