Cornelis de Swarte

Brief Life History of Cornelis

When Cornelis de Swarte was born on 1 March 1846, in Nieuwvliet, Zeeland, Netherlands, his father, Pieter Bartholomeus DeSwarte, was 58 and his mother, Suzanna Thomas, was 43. He married Emma C. Tower on 12 April 1900, in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. He lived in Metomen, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States in 1900. He died in New York, United States.

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Cornelis de Swarte
Emma C. Tower
Marriage: 12 April 1900

Sources (3)

  • Cornelius Deswarte, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cornelius De Swarte, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Cornelis de Swarte, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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