Maria Pietersd Van de Merwe

Female11 December 1865–12 February 1944

Brief Life History 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
Maria Pietersd Van de Merwe
Marriage: 11 November 1886
Adriana van Gemert
Johannes van Gemert
Maria van Gemert
Pieter Van Gemert
Simon van Gemert
Adriana van Gemert
Jannigje van Gemert
Johanna van Gemert
Johannes van Gemert
Gerrit van Gemert

Sources (29)

  • 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"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 November 1886Dubbeldam, South Holland, Netherlands
  • Children (11)

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    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.


    Age 8

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


    Age 25

    Death by suicide of van Gogh.

    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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