Auke Hendriks Snijder

14 October 1834–16 June 1911 (Age 76)
Weststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Auke Hendriks

When Auke Hendriks Snijder was born on 14 October 1834, in Weststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Hendrik Aukes Snijder, was 29 and his mother, Rinske Aukes Nijholt, was 30. He married Minke Jans Kleistra on 20 May 1859, in Weststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 16 June 1911, in his hometown, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Auke Hendriks Snijder
1834–1911
Minke Jans Kleistra
1833–
Marriage: 20 May 1859
Rinske Snijder
1860–
Geesje Snijder
1863–
Aaltje Snijder
1866–
Hendrik Snijder
1870–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 May 1859
Weststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(4)

    Rinske Snijder

    Female1860–Female

    Geesje Snijder

    Female1863–Female

    Female1866–Female

    Male1870–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Hendrik Aukes Snijder

    Male1805–1887Male

    Rinske Aukes Nijholt

    Female1804–1840Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (7)

1853

Age 19

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 29

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 36

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: variant of Sneider ‘tailor’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .3 Respelling of Slovenian Žnider, from žnidar, an occupational name for a tailor of German origin ( see Schneider ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Auke Hendriks Snijder im Eintrag für Aaltje Snijder, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records“
  • Auke Hendriks Snijder im Eintrag für Geesje Snijder, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records“
  • Auke Hendriks Snijder im Eintrag für Hendrik Snijder, „Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records“

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