Gerben Jurjens de Vries

5 January 1805–16 September 1885 (Age 80)
Kortehemmen, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Gerben Jurjens

When Gerben Jurjens de Vries was born on 5 January 1805, in Kortehemmen, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Jurjen Wytzes de Vries, was 42 and his mother, Aukje Arends, was 46. He married Bartje Jelles van de Harst on 21 April 1831, in Ureterp, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 16 September 1885, in Benedenknijpe, Friesland, Netherlands, at the age of 80.

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Gerben Jurjens de Vries
Bartje Jelles van de Harst
Marriage: 21 April 1831
Aukjen Gerbens de Vries
Jelle Gerbens de Vries
Jurjen de Vries
Jan Gerbens de Vries
Wytze Jannes de Vries
Sybren Gerbens De Vries
Arend Gerbens de Vries

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World Events (7)

Age 8
The Dutch defeated the French.
1813 · Netherlands Regains Independence
Age 8
In 1810, when Louis Bonaparte resigned from the throne, the Netherlands was annexed from the French. Finally in 1814, the Netherlands became sovereign and independent.
Age 25
Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

Possible Related Names

De Baker
Di Fazio

Sources (16)

  • Gerben Jurjens de Vries in entry for Jan Gerbens de Vries, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Gerben Jurjens de Vries in entry for Wytze de Vries and Tjitske Mud, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Gerben Jurjens de Vries in entry for Wytze de Vries, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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