Helen de Swarte

16 January 1843–6 March 1922 (Age 79)
Nieuwvliet, Zeeland, Netherlands

The Life of Helen

When Helen de Swarte was born on 16 January 1843, in Nieuwvliet, Zeeland, Netherlands, her father, Pieter Bartholomeus DeSwarte, was 55 and her mother, Suzanna Thomas, was 39. She married Albert Jan Vruwink on 27 March 1863, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 6 March 1922, in Cedar Grove, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Albert Jan Vruwink
1837–1919
Helen de Swarte
1843–1922
Marriage: 27 March 1863
Sarah Vruwink
1864–1901
Susan Vruwink
1870–1961

Spouse and Children

    Albert Jan Vruwink

    Male1837–1919Male

    Female1843–1922Female

MARRIAGE
27 March 1863
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
children

(2)

    Sarah Vruwink

    Female1864–1901Female

    Susan Vruwink

    Female1870–1961Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853

Age 10

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1865

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susana Deswarte, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Nellie De Swarte in entry for Douw Tillema and Sarah Vruwink, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Nellie De Swarte in entry for Henry Schreure and Susann Vruwink, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"

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