Hendrik van Rossem

8 October 1826–
Weesperkarspel, North Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Hendrik van

When Hendrik van Rossem was born on 8 October 1826, in Weesperkarspel, North Holland, Netherlands, his father, Jacob van Rossem, was 29 and his mother, Hendrikje Harland, was 29. He married Jacoba Griffioen on 6 May 1852, in Weesp, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Hendrik van Rossem
1826–
Jacoba Griffioen
1825–1900
Marriage: 6 May 1852
Gerrit van Rossem
1855–
Jacob van Rossum
1857–1933
Hendrika van Rossem
1861–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 May 1852
Weesp, North Holland, Netherlands
children

(3)

    Male1855–Male

    Jacob van Rossum

    Male1857–1933Male

    Hendrika van Rossem

    Female1861–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob van Rossem

    Male1797–Male

    Hendrikje Harland

    Female1797–Female

siblings

(5)

    Jannetje van Rossum

    Female1824–Female

    Male1826–Male

    Jan van Rossum

    Male1828–1892Male

    Kasper van Rossum

    Male1833–1914Male

    Grietje van Rossum

    Female1836–1906Female

World Events (8)

1830

Age 4

Belgium rebelled against Netherlands.
1853

Age 27

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 37

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

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: habitational name from a place so named in the Dutch-German border area west of Nordhorn.

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

Sources (3)

  • Hendrik van Rossem in entry for Jacob van Rossem, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Hendrik van Rossem in entry for Jakoba Griffioen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Hendrik van Rossem, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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