Oebele Hilberts Mast

13 March 1817–21 August 1870 (Age 53)
Langezwaag, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Oebele Hilberts

When Oebele Hilberts Mast was born on 13 March 1817, in Langezwaag, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Hilbert Jacobs Mast, was 39 and his mother, Kornelia Jacobs van der Werf, was 36. He married Margjen Baltus Fenema on 7 June 1840, in Haskerland, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 21 August 1870, in Franeker, Friesland, Netherlands, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Oebele Hilberts Mast
Margjen Baltus Fenema
Marriage: 7 June 1840
Cornelia Mast
Baltus Mast
Sytske Mast
Baltus Mast
Hilbert Mast
Sytske Oebeles Mast
Hilbert Oebeles Mast
Baltus Oebeles Mast

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 June 1840Haskerland, Friesland, Netherlands
  • Children


    +4 More Children

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    +9 More Children

    World Events (4)

    Age 13
    Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.
    Age 36
    Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
    Age 46
    The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.

    Name Meaning

    German and Swiss German: nickname from Middle High German mast ‘fat, stout’. Compare Maust .Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a swineherd, from Middle Dutch mast ‘mast, swine fodder’.Dutch (Van der Mast and Van de Mast): topographic name for someone from a place rich in animal fodder, for example acorns (see 2 above).

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Oebele Hilberts Mast, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
    • Oebele Mast, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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