Johannis Van Kouwenhoven (1781-1838) was the brother of Gerrit Van Kouwenhoven (1787-1854; 48.56.1); they were both of Flatlands, Long Island, New York. Johannis was the donor's great-granduncle.
The sitter was one of the country's first brain surgeons; he lived in Philadelphia, where he was affiliated with Hahnemann Hospital. James Peale (American, Chestertown, Maryland 1749–1831 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Thankful Harris Gore married John Cox in Boston in 1817, at the age of nineteen. Henry Williams (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1787–1830 Boston, Massachusetts)
The sitter (1780-1844) was the daughter of William Paterson, who was appointed associate justice of the Supreme Court by George Washington. Nathaniel Rogers (q.v.) also portrayed her. Robert Fulton (American, L... more