Gerrit Bergman

12 May 1819–
Netherlands

The Life of Gerrit

When Gerrit Bergman was born on 12 May 1819, in Netherlands, his father, Cornelis Cees Bergman, was 41 and his mother, Petronella van Graaven, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Cornelis Cees Bergman
1778–1852
Petronella van Graaven
1776–1886
Marijtje Bergman
1813–1876
Cornelis Bergman
1814–
Adriana Bergman
1815–1816
Adriana Bergman
1817–
Gerrit Bergman
1819–

Parents and Siblings

    Cornelis Cees Bergman

    Male1778–1852Male

    Petronella van Graaven

    Female1776–1886Female

siblings

(5)

    Marijtje Bergman

    Female1813–1876Female

    Male1814–Male

    Adriana Bergman

    Female1815–1816Female

    Adriana Bergman

    Female1817–Female

    Male1819–Male

World Events (3)

1830

Age 11

Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.
1853

Age 34

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 44

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish and Dutch: from Berg , with the addition of man ‘man’.2 Variant spelling of German Bergmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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