Catharina Johanna Mossel - Madame d'Amerongen

Catharina Johanna Mossel

Born 1741 at Negapatnam in Dutch Coromandel (present day Tamil Nadu, India)
Died Aug 06, 1795 at Antwerpen

Alias: 

Madame d'Amerongen

Biography: 

Born in the Dutch East Indies, daughter of Jacob Mossel (d. 1761) and Adriana Appels (d. 1743).1 Married (1759?) to Gerard Maximiliaan Taets van Amerongen (1727-1788).

  • 1. The later Madame d'Amerongen was apparently the second daughter of Jacob and Adriana named Catharina Johanna. The first one died aged 3 sometime before 1741.

Life with Boswell: 

Madame Geelvinck probably introduced Boswell and Madame Amerongen to each other on February 7, 1764.