Andries Mak

22 September 1837–30 May 1868 (Age 30)
Schiedam, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Andries

When Andries Mak was born on 22 September 1837, in Schiedam, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Willem Mak, was 22 and his mother, Hendrijntje Doeleman, was 27. He married Niesje van Katwijk on 24 August 1859, in Schiedam, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 30 May 1868, in Delft, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

Andries Mak
1837–1868
Niesje van Katwijk
1839–1903
Marriage: 24 August 1859
Willem Mak
1859–1859
Paulus Mak
1861–1897
Willem Mak
1863–1864
Pieter Mak
1865–1867
Hendrica Mak
1867–1868

Spouse and Children

    Male1837–1868Male

    Niesje van Katwijk

    Female1839–1903Female

MARRIAGE
24 August 1859
Schiedam, South Holland, Netherlands
children

(5)

    Willem Mak

    Male1859–1859Male

    Paulus Mak

    Male1861–1897Male

    Willem Mak

    Male1863–1864Male

    Pieter Mak

    Male1865–1867Male

    Hendrica Mak

    Female1867–1868Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1853

Age 16

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

1 Chinese 麦: Cantonese variant of Mai 2.2 Polish and Ukrainian: from a short form of the personal name Makary, Makar, or some other Slavic form of the Greek personal name Makarios ‘blessed’.3 Polish, Jewish (Ashkenazic), and Slovienian: from mak ‘poppy’, a nickname for someone who grew poppies or (as a Jewish name) an ornamental name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andries Mak in entry for Niesje van Katwijk, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Andries Mak in entry for Niesje van Katwijk, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Andries Mak, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Population Registers"

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