Willem Borstlap

about 1836–13 June 1895 (Age 59)
Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Willem

When Willem Borstlap was born about 1836, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, his father, Willem Frederik Borstlap, was 40 and his mother, Geertje van Rijk, was 26. He married Catharina van Kleef van Dijk on 21 October 1857, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 13 June 1895, in his hometown, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Willem Borstlap
1836–1895
Catharina van Kleef van Dijk
1840–1913
Marriage: 21 October 1857
Willem Fredrik Borstlap
1862–1889
Willem Fredrik Borstlap
–1858
Borstlap
–1885
Cornelia Catharina Borstlap
–1937
Hendrika Johanna Borstlap
1864–1870
Wilhelmina Borstlap
1866–1870
Martinus Borstlap
1867–1869
Geertje Borstlap
1869–1953
Catharina Wilhelmina Borstlap
1872–1873
Martinus Borstlap
1873–1873
Catharina Wilhelmina Hendrika Borstlap
1874–1950
Wilhelmina Martina Borstlap
1878–1904
Martinus Borstlap
1879–1901
Francina Frederika Catharina Borstlap
1881–1881
Johannes Borstlap
1882–1937
Frederika Cornelia Borstlap
1883–1884

Spouse and Children

    Male1836–1895Male

    Catharina van Kleef van Dijk

    Female1840–1913Female

MARRIAGE
21 October 1857
Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
children

(16)

    Willem Fredrik Borstlap

    Male1862–1889Male

    Hendrika Johanna Borstlap

    Female1864–1870Female

    Wilhelmina Borstlap

    Female1866–1870Female

    Martinus Borstlap

    Male1867–1869Male

    Female1869–1953Female

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Willem Frederik Borstlap

    Male1796–1859Male

    Geertje van Rijk

    Female1810–1874Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1836–1895Male

    Wilhelmina Borstlap

    Female1841–1845Female

    Frans Borstlap

    Male1847–1847Male

    Frans Borstlap

    Male1848–1849Male

    Frans Borstlap

    Male1850–1881Male

World Events (7)

1844 · Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant begins publication

Age 8

In 1844, this highly liberal newspaper began publishing. It was so influential that it stayed in business until 1970, when it merged with its competitor, Algemeen Handelsblad, forming the NRC Handelsblad.
1853

Age 17

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1856 · Rotterdam Zoo opens to the public

Age 20

In 1856, Rotterdam Zoo, or Blijdorp zoo opened. It was heavily damaged in WWII and the animals were moved to the present location at the end of the 1940s.

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Sources (3)

  • Willem Borstlap im Eintrag für Borstlap, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000“
  • Willem Borstlap im Eintrag für Frederika Cornelia Borstlap, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000“
  • Willem Borstlap im Eintrag für Frederika Cornelia Borstlap, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000“

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