Oebele Hilberts Mast

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

The Life 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 Jakobs 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
1817–1870
Margjen Baltus Fenema
1817–
Marriage: 7 June 1840
Cornelia Mast
1841–
Baltus Mast
1843–1844
Sytske Mast
1845–1847
Baltus Mast
1847–1854
Hilbert Mast
1850–1853
Sytske Oebeles Mast
1851–1939
Hilbert Oebeles Mast
1854–
Baltus Oebeles Mast
1856–
Mast
1859–1859

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1840
Haskerland, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(9)

    Cornelia Mast

    Female1841–Female

    Baltus Mast

    Male1843–1844Male

    Sytske Mast

    Female1845–1847Female

    Baltus Mast

    Male1847–1854Male

    Hilbert Mast

    Male1850–1853Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (4)

1830

Age 13

Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.
1853

Age 36

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 46

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: nickname for a tall, lanky man, from Middle Dutch mast ‘(ship's) mast’.2 Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a swineherd, from Middle Dutch mast ‘mast’, ‘swine fodder’ (the same word as the English word for beechnuts).3 Dutch (van de(r) Mast): topographic name for someone from a place rich in animal fodder, for example acorns.

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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