Grietje Meinderts Smit

4 February 1790–13 February 1829 (Age 39)
Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Grietje

When Grietje Meinderts Smit was born on 4 February 1790, in Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands, her father, Meindert Harmens Smit, was 28 and her mother, Grietje Freerks, was 27. She married Luitje Alons on 27 December 1813, in Veendam, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 13 February 1829, in Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

Luitje Alons
1781–1849
Grietje Meinderts Smit
1790–1829
Marriage: 27 December 1813
Hinderkien Alons
1815–1837
Meindert Alons
1817–
Cornelis Louis Alons
1819–1826
Freerk Alons
1822–
Lodewijk Alons
1824–1885
Grietje Alons
1826–1853
Grietje Alons
1828–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 December 1813
Veendam, Groningen, Netherlands
children

(7)

    Hinderkien Alons

    Female1815–1837Female

    Meindert Alons

    Male1817–Male

    Cornelis Louis Alons

    Male1819–1826Male

    Freerk Alons

    Male1822–Male

    Lodewijk Alons

    Male1824–1885Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Meindert Harmens Smit

    Male1762–1821Male

    Grietje Freerks

    Female1763–Female

siblings

(7)

    Trijntje Meindertsen Smit

    Female1785–Female

    Female1790–1829Female

    Harm Meinderts Smid

    Male1794–Male

    Janna Meinderts Smit

    Female1796–1847Female

    IJda Smit

    Female1799–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1793

Age 3

France declared war on Britain and the Netherlands.
1795

Age 5

France and Napoleon conquered the Netherlands.
1813

Age 23

The Dutch defeated the French.

Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Meinhard ( see Meinert ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Grietje Smit in entry for Grietje Alons, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Grietje Meinderts Smit, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Grietje Meinderts Smit, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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