Hendrick Hansen


Hendrick Hansen was born in October 1723. He was the first son born to the marriage of Albany leaders Hans and Sara Cuyler Hansen. He grew up in a businessman's home in Albany's second ward. His father served several terms as mayor of Albany.

His only daughter was noted in the will filed by Hendrick's father in 1756. Hendrick was identified in that document as the eldest son and also as deceased.

We seek more information on Hendrick Hansen's short life and passing. He had lived less than thirty three years.

biography in-progress


the people of colonial Albany Sources: The life of Hendrick Hansen is CAP biography number 4951. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.

first posted: 9/20/06