Geert de Boer

29 October 1862–2 August 1920 (Age 57)
Vinkega, Friesland, Netherlands

The Life of Geert

When Geert de Boer was born on 29 October 1862, in Vinkega, Friesland, Netherlands, his father, Jan de Boer, was 25 and his mother, Margje Martens Douma, was 29. He married Margje de Vries on 24 April 1886, in Weststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 2 August 1920, in Steggerda, Friesland, Netherlands, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Geert de Boer
1862–1920
Margje de Vries
1863–1895
Marriage: 24 April 1886
Zwaantje de Boer
1884–1930
de Boer
1889–1889
Margje de Boer
1890–1890
de Boer
1891–1891
Jan de Boer
1893–

Spouse and Children

    Male1862–1920Male

    Margje de Vries

    Female1863–1895Female

MARRIAGE
24 April 1886
Weststellingwerf, Friesland, Netherlands
children

(5)

    Zwaantje de Boer

    Female1884–1930Female

    de Boer

    Male1889–1889Male

    Margje de Boer

    Female1890–1890Female

    de Boer

    Male1891–1891Male

    Jan de Boer

    Male1893–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Jan de Boer

    Male1836–Male

    Margje Martens Douma

    Female1833–1917Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1857–1931Male

    Jan de Boer

    Male1859–Male

    Male1862–1920Male

    Jeltje de Boer

    Female1865–1954Female

    Trijntje de Boer

    Female1867–Female

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

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

Age 8

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.
1890

Age 28

Death by suicide of van Gogh.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geert de Boer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Geert de Boer in entry for Jan de Boer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"
  • Geert de Boer in entry for Levenloos kind, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

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