Geertruida van den Haak

28 October 1902–9 October 1988 (Age 85)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life Summary of Geertruida

When Geertruida van den Haak was born on 28 October 1902, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, her father, Andreas van den Haak, was 41 and her mother, Hendrika Maria van 't Nederend, was 33. She died on 9 October 1988, in Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 85.

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Andreas van den Haak
Hendrika Maria van 't Nederend
Hendrika Maria van den Haak
Maria Hendrika van den Haak
Johannes Theodorus van den Haak
Maria Hendrika van den Haak
Theodora van den Haak
Geertruida van den Haak
Andreas Wilhelmus van den Haak
Wilhelmina van den Haak

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World Events (8)

1903 · Railroad strikes in the Netherlands (1903)
Age 1
A labor dispute broke out among Amsterdam workers regarding union rights. Union membership was obligatory with certain companies, but this was not the case for some other employers. The strikes began in January of 1903 and quickly spread across the country. Workers fought for the right to organize into unions and have the freedom to implement strikes.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog
Age 2
Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.
Age 26
Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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  • Geertruida van den Haak, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Geertruida van den Haak, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"
  • Geertruida van den Haak, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"

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