Cornelia van der Velden

Female30 July 1887–

Brief Life History of Cornelia

When Cornelia van der Velden was born on 30 July 1887, in Utrecht, Netherlands, her father, Huig Thomas van der Velden, was 32 and her mother, Gijsbertje De Kruif, was 33. She married Hendrik van Soest on 4 August 1905, in De Bilt, Utrecht, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters.

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Hendrik van Soest
Cornelia van der Velden
Marriage: 4 August 1905
Johanna van Soest
Gijsberta van Soest
Peter van Soest
Adriana van Soest
Peter van Soest
Hendrik van Soest

Sources (17)

  • Cornelia van der Velden in entry for Hendrik van Soest and Trijntje Waslander, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Cornelia van der Velden, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Cornelia van der Velden in entry for Adriana van Soest, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 August 1905De Bilt, Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

    Age 3

    Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.


    Age 35

    Dutch women get the vote.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

    Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

    Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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