Henderkien Breeman

29 January 1870–26 June 1961 (Age 91)
Onnen, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Henderkien

When Henderkien Breeman was born on 29 January 1870, in Onnen, Groningen, Netherlands, her father, Hindrik Johannes Breeman, was 34 and her mother, Egberdina Hendriks van Dam, was 35. She died on 26 June 1961, in Haren, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 91.

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Hindrik Johannes Breeman
Egberdina Hendriks van Dam
Jan Breeman
Hendrik Breeman
Roelf Breeman
Henderkien Breeman

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World Events (8)


Age 3

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.
1873 · Holland America Line

Age 3

Holland America Line originally headquartered in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands was founded in 1873. It has since moved to Seattle, Washington. It is now part of the Carnival Cruise Line.
1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 29

The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metathesized form of Bergman or Bergmann .2 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived near a river or stream, from eastern Yiddish breg ‘shore’, ‘bank’, ‘coast’ (from Polish brzeg) + -man.

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

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