In Jnuary 1762, she married army officer and Albany native John Van Vechten at the Albany Dutch church. Their only child was baptized that October. The marriage ended when Van Vechten met an untimely death within the next year. She inherited his entire estate.
The life of Anna Williams Van Vechten Shipboy is CAP biography number 1120. This profile is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources. Because she was of British ancestry, available church records do not yet support establishment of her birth or exact parentage.
first posted: 5/15/02; updated 5/21/11