Dirkie Jacobs Hemrica

24 January 1795–14 February 1871 (Age 76)
Beetgum, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Dirkie Jacobs

When Dirkie Jacobs Hemrica was born on 24 January 1795, in Beetgum, Friesland, Netherlands, her father, Jacob Annes Hemrica, was 31 and her mother, Jetske Jelles Dijkstra, was 29. She married Lieuwe Gerrijts Van Der Plaats on 28 October 1815, in Menaldumadeel, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 14 February 1871, in Menaldumadeel, Friesland, Netherlands, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Lieuwe Gerrijts Van Der Plaats
1792–1857
Dirkie Jacobs Hemrica
1795–1871
Marriage: 28 October 1815
Gerrit Lieuwes van der Plaats
1816–1816
Gerrijt Lieuwes Van Der Plaats
1817–1857
Jetske Lieuwes van der Plaats
1819–1851
Itske Lieuwes van der Plaats
1821–1901
Antje Lieuwes van der Plaats
1824–1903
Jacob Lieuwes van der Plaats
1826–1851
Trijntje Lieuwes van der Plaats
1828–1882
Anne Lieuwes van der Plaats
1833–1916
Pietje Lieuwes van der Plaats
1836–1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 October 1815
Menaldumadeel, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Akke Jacobs Hemrica

    Female1790–Female

    Jelle Jacobs Hemrica

    Male1792–Male

    Female1795–1871Female

    Female1797–1873Female

    Antje Jacobs Hemrica

    Female1799–1861Female

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1799

Age 4

The United East India Company is liquidated.
1813

Age 18

The Dutch defeated the French.
1815

Age 20

Sunday observance in Netherlands was regulated by law.

Name Meaning

Altered form of German Hemmerich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dirkje Jacobs Hemrica in entry for Anne van der Plaats, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Dirkje Jacobs Hemrica in entry for Gerryt Lieuwes van der Plaats and Lieutske Jans Adema, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Dirkje Jakobs Hinnerka in entry for Gerryt van der Plaats, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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