Anna Susanna Hasselaer - Madame Amerongen

Anna Susanna Hasselaer

Born 1730
Died 1788


Madame Amerongen


Daughter of Gerard Aernoud Hasselaer and Elisabeth Clignet. Married (1751) to Gerard van Amerongen. Sister of Catherina Hasselaer.

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell was introduced to Madame Amerongen by her sister Catherina, Madame Geelvinck, on February 4, 1764. Boswell described her as "cold and backward, and seemed to dread strangers and designing foreigners on the Prize".