Luitje Nannen

20 January 1853–23 February 1925 (Age 72)
Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Luitje

When Luitje Nannen was born on 20 January 1853, in Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands, his father, Hindrik Nannen, was 47 and his mother, Leentje Witwers, was 40. He married Geertje Voort on 10 May 1879, in Zuidbroek, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 23 February 1925, in Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Luitje Nannen
1853–1925
Geertje Voort
1852–
Marriage: 10 May 1879
Leentje Nannen
1880–1883
Hinderk Vorinus Nannen
1883–1927
Leentje Nannen
1884–
Geesfien Nannen
1887–
Jan Nannen
1888–
Geert Nannen
1890–

Spouse and Children

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World Events (8)

1863
Age 10
The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery
Age 17
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 20
The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.

Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: patronymic form from a short form of a personal name ending with -nand, such as Gernand, Signand, or Wignand. Compare Nann ).

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

Possible Related Names

Nann

Sources (14)

  • Luitje Nannen in entry for Hindrik Vorinus Nannen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Luitje Nannen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Luitje Nannen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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