Her father died in 1687 and her mother re-married in 1692. Margarita married Albany native Volkert Douw at her mother's house in November 1701. The marriage produced at least five children who were baptized in the Albany Dutch church where both parents were members.
Margarita Van Tricht Douw died in January 1752 ending a marriage of over fifty years. Her husband died the next year.
Sources: The life of Margarita Van Tricht Douw is CAP biography number 6693. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 5/10/04