Maria Pietersd Van de Merwe

11 December 1865–12 February 1944 (Age 78)
Dordrecht, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Maria Pietersd

When Maria Pietersd Van de Merwe was born on 11 December 1865, in Dordrecht, South Holland, Netherlands, her father, Pieter van de Merwe, was 31 and her mother, Maria Cornelisd De Vogel, was 27. She married Pieter Van Gemert on 11 November 1886, in Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 12 February 1944, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Pieter Van Gemert
1859–1926
Maria Pietersd Van de Merwe
1865–1944
Marriage: 11 November 1886
Adriana van Gemert
1887–1887
Johannes van Gemert
1888–1893
Maria van Gemert
1889–
Pieter Van Gemert
1891–1917
Gemert
1891–
Simon van Gemert
1893–1894
Adriana van Gemert
1895–
Jannigje van Gemert
1897–
Johanna van Gemert
1899–
Johannes van Gemert
1902–
Gerrit van Gemert
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 November 1886
Holland, Netherlands
children

(11)

    Adriana van Gemert

    Female1887–1887Female

    Johannes van Gemert

    Male1888–1893Male

    Maria van Gemert

    Female1889–Female

    Pieter Van Gemert

    Male1891–1917Male

    Gemert

    Unknown1891–

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 5

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.
1873

Age 8

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1890

Age 25

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maria van de Merwe in entry for Aaltje van der Weijden, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Maria van de Merwe in entry for Gemert, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Maria van de Merwe in entry for Gerrit van Gemert and Anna Lena Vergeer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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