Dorethea Hendrika Maria Roos

15 August 1844–26 January 1935 (Age 90)
Aalsmeer, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Dorethea Hendrika Maria

When Dorethea Hendrika Maria Roos was born on 15 August 1844, in Aalsmeer, North Holland, Netherlands, her father, Hendrick Roos, was 23 and her mother, Neeltje Been, was 18. She married Ernst Landwaard on 11 July 1868. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 26 January 1935, in Bloemendaal, Gouda, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Ernst Landwaard
Dorethea Hendrika Maria Roos
Marriage: 11 July 1868
Cornelia Landwaard
Levenloos Landwaart
Neeltje Landwaard
Evert Landwaard
Gerrit Landwaard
Hendrik Landwaard
Dina Landwaard

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World Events (8)

Age 9
Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
Age 19
The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery
Age 26
Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch (also de Roos) and Swiss German: habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a rose.2 Dutch (also de Roos): metonymic occupational name for someone who grew roses, from roos ‘rose’.3 Dutch: from the female personal name Rosa (Latin rosa ‘rose’).

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

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Sources (14)

  • Dorothea Hendrica Maria Roos, "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950"
  • Hendricka Roos in entry for Hendrick Landward, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Dorothea Henrica M. Roos in entry for Evert Landwaard and Cornelia Gerredina van Voorthuijsen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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