Johannes Ludwik Meijer

24 January 1811–16 February 1893 (Age 82)
Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Johannes Ludwik

Johannes Ludwik Meijer was born on 24 January 1811, in Holland, Netherlands as the son of Friedrich Diederich Meijer and Catharina Bomme. He married Maria Catharina Leget on 28 April 1836, in Leiden, Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 16 February 1893, at the age of 82.

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Johannes Ludwik Meijer
Maria Catharina Leget
Marriage: 28 April 1836
Nicolaas Johannes Meijer
Maria Catharina Meijer

Spouse and Children

28 April 1836
Leiden, Holland, Netherlands


Parents and Siblings

    Friedrich Diederich Meijer


    Catharina Bomme




World Events (7)


Age 2

The Dutch defeated the French.
1813 · Netherlands Regains Independence

Age 2

In 1810, when Louis Bonaparte resigned from the throne, the Netherlands was annexed from the French. Finally in 1814, the Netherlands became sovereign and independent.

Age 42

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Meyer .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Johannes Lodewijk Meijer in entry for Nicolaas Johannes Meijer and Elisabeth van der Kamp, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Johannes Lodewijk Meijer in entry for Andries Mesken and Maria Catharina Meijer, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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