Rachel Dongan was the first wife of Colonel Thomas Dongan. Their portraits came from the Manor of Castletown, Staten Island, which was built by Governor Thomas Dongan (1634-1715). These pictures may be copies after unlocated 18th-century French originals.
Gift of Frederic De Peyster
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