Maria La Grouw

9 November 1830–24 March 1879 (Age 48)
Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands

The Life of Maria

When Maria La Grouw was born on 9 November 1830, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, her father, Pieter La Grouw, was 20 and her mother, Jannetje Cornelia du Perron, was 27. She married Marinus de Heij on 25 January 1860, in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands. She died on 24 March 1879, in her hometown, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Marinus de Heij
1827–1907
Maria La Grouw
1830–1879
Marriage: 25 January 1860

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 January 1860
Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands

Parents and Siblings

    Pieter La Grouw

    Male1810–1849Male

    Jannetje Cornelia du Perron

    Female1803–1883Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1830–1879Female

    Johanna La Grouw

    Female1835–1836Female

    Johanna La Grouw

    Female1838–1907Female

    Petronella La Grouw

    Female1841–1923Female

    Jannetje Cornelia La Grouw

    Female1843–1936Female

World Events (6)

1844 · Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant begins publication

Age 14

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 23

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 33

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

Name Meaning

Vietnamese (La and Lã): two Vietnamese names, both unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Maria Lagrouw, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Maria Lagrouw, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Maria La Grouw - Government record: Death record or certificate: death: 24 March 1879; Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

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