Engele Gerritsen

before 1697–
Gelderland, Netherlands

The Life of Engele

When Engele Gerritsen was born before 1697, in Gelderland, Netherlands, her father, Gerrit Wessels or Wesselhof, was 17 and her mother, Mrs. Gerrit Wessels, was 17. She married Jan Rietman in June 1717, in Lochem, Gelderland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jan Rietman
1695–
Engele Gerritsen
1697–
Marriage: June 1717
Martha Rietman
1716–
Berendjen Rijtman
1719–
Berendjen Rijtman
1720–
Garrit Rietman
1724–
Willemken Rietman
1735–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
June 1717
Lochem, Gelderland, Netherlands
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Gerrit Wessels or Wesselhof

    Male1679–Male

    Mrs. Gerrit Wessels

    Female1679–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (5)

1697

Age 0

The Treaty of Ryswick was signed in Holland. It ended the War of the Grand Alliance (War of the League of Augsburg,1688-1697) between France and the Grand Alliance.
1745

Age 48

England, Austria, Saxony and the Netherlands formed an alliance against Russia.
1780

Age 83

A four year war with England was fought.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Gerrits .

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

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