When Maria Matthijsd Baars was born on 14 January 1720, in Oud-Beijerland, South Holland, Netherlands, her father, Matthijs Baars, was 30 and her mother, Neeltje Cornelis in 't Veld, was 23. She married Johannes Boogaert on 23 October 1740, in Oud-Beijerland, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 19 June 1782, in her hometown, at the age of 62.
Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Arno, Reinhard.
Dutch: from baars ‘bass, perch’, applied as a nickname of a fisherman or as a topographic or habitational name referring to a house named In de Baars (‘In the Bass’).
Dutch: habitational name from Baars, the name of a hamlet near Steenwijkerwold in Overijssel, derived from the farm name De Baars (compare above).
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