Jennegien Pot

13 October 1863–28 September 1946 (Age 83)
Oud-Avereest, Overijssel, Netherlands

The Life of Jennegien

When Jennegien Pot was born on 13 October 1863, in Oud-Avereest, Overijssel, Netherlands, her father, Klaas Pot, was 32 and her mother, Trijntje Kruithof, was 29. She married Hendrik Alberts De Ruiter on 6 May 1887, in Gramsbergen, Overijssel, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 28 September 1946, in Coevorden, Drenthe, Netherlands, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Hendrik Alberts De Ruiter
1858–1897
Jennegien Pot
1863–1946
Marriage: 6 May 1887
Albert de Ruiter
1889–
Klaas de Ruiter
1891–
Henderika Catharina De Ruiter
1897–

Spouse and Children

    Hendrik Alberts De Ruiter

    Male1858–1897Male

    Female1863–1946Female

MARRIAGE
6 May 1887
Gramsbergen, Overijssel, Netherlands
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Klaas Pot

    Male1831–1899Male

    Trijntje Kruithof

    Female1834–Female

siblings

(6)

    Jan Pot

    Male1860–1936Male

    Female1863–1946Female

    Male1866–1943Male

    Willem Pot

    Male1869–1928Male

    Klaas Pot

    Male1873–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 7

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 10

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

Age 27

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

German (Palatine): from a dialect word for standard German Pfau ‘peacok’, a nickname for a vain person or for someone with a strutting gait.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Jennegien Pot - Published information: birth-name: Jennegien Pot

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