Bruin de Bruin

29 July 1862–4 February 1897 (Age 34)
Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Bruin de

When Bruin de Bruin was born on 29 July 1862, in Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Arie de Bruin, was 33 and his mother, Wiggerina Visser, was 25. He married Maria Genoveva de Booij on 20 April 1882, in Delfshaven, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 4 February 1897, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 34.

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Bruin de Bruin
Adriana "Jane" Klomp
Marriage: 12 October 1892
Johanna Klomp
Gerard Gijsbertus Klomp
Catharina Geertruida Adriana De Bruin
Bruin Herbert De Bruin

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  • Marriage
    12 October 1892Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
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    World Events (7)

    Age 1
    The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
    1863 · Rotterdam Bank is completed
    Age 1
    "On May 16, 1863, Rotterdam Bank was founded by Marten Mees, and a handful of other businessmen. It became the main rival to the bank he founded years earlier. Rotterdam bank's founders emulated Britain�s """"Colonial Bank"""", to help alleviate the increasing need for borrowing in the Dutch East Indies."
    Age 11
    The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 225;2007: 490; 2010: 575)Dutch: from a personal name based on Middle Dutch bruun ‘brown’, or a nickname referring to the color of the hair or complexion. Compare De Bruin and Bruyn .English: of uncertain origin. It may, as Reaney suggested, reflect a pronunciation of French Brun ‘brown’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    De Bruin

    Sources (27)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Bruin de Bruin - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Bruin de Bruin
    • Brian de Bruin in entry for Brian H de Bruin and Phyllis Donoviel, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Bruin De Bruin in entry for Bruin Herbert De Bruin, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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