Sara Van Keuren1

#6305, (circa 1678 - )
Relationship5th great-grandaunt of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Mattys Mattysen1 (s 1655 - )
Mother*Tjatje DeWitt1 (c 1659 - b 1724)


Matthew DuBois
Child 1.Louis DuBois5 (c 1697 - )
Sara Van Keuren was also known as Du Bois. 
Birth*circa 1678She was born circa 1678 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New YorkG.2,1 
Baptism16 April 1678She was baptized on 16 April 1678 at Old Dutch Church, Kingston, Ulster Co., New YorkG.2 
17 January 1697 As of 17 January 1697,her married name was DuBois.1 
Marriage*17 January 1697She married Matthew DuBois on 17 January 1697 at Ulster Co., New YorkG.3 
Baptism29 October 1721She sponsored the baptism of Petrus Van Keuren on 29 October 1721 at Ulster Co., New YorkG, (sister of Mattys, though could be Sara 8290.)4 


  1. [S663] Gustave Anjou, compiler, Ulster County N.Y. Probate Records (New York: Gustave Anjou, 1906), I:33-34, entry for Jan Tysen and his wife, Madelena Blansjan, citing Liber B., p. 265 and T.D.R., Liber 2, p. 246. Mattys is the brother of Jan Tysen.
  2. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, compiler, Baptismal and Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, New York (New York: De Vinne Press, 1891), p. 10, 1678, no. 146; Mattys Mattysen [handwritten "Van Keuren"] and Tajie de Witt; Sara, 16 April; sponsors Wm d Maier and Mr. Chambrs.
  3. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 513, marr. 129. Matthys Du Boys, j. m., born in Horle [Hurley], and Sara Matthyssen, j. d., born in Kingstouwn, and both resid. there, marr. 178 Jan 1697; banns published, but dates not given.
  4. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 137, bapt. 2921. Petrus, bapt. 29 Oct 1721; parents Mathys Van Keuren and Tryntjen Slegt; sponsors Petrus Slegt and Zara Van Keuren.
  5. [S221] Roswell Randall Hoes, Baptisms and Marriages ODC Kingston, p. 50, no. 979. Louwis, son of Matthys du Boys and Sara Matthyssen, bapt. 18 Jul 1697; sponsors Matthys Matthyssen and Cathryn du Boy.