Bieuwe Kuiper

21 August 1834–1881 (Age 46)
Kantens, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Bieuwe

When Bieuwe Kuiper was born on 21 August 1834, in Kantens, Groningen, Netherlands, her father, Jacob Klaassens Kuiper, was 25 and her mother, Geertje Berends Dekker, was 23. She married Harm Timmer on 4 January 1861, in Kantens, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died in 1881, in At Sea, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Harm Timmer
1837–1907
Bieuwe Kuiper
1834–1881
Marriage: 4 January 1861
Jantje Timmer
1861–
Geertje Timmer
1863–1865
Jacob H Timmer
1866–1938

Spouse and Children

    Harm Timmer

    Male1837–1907Male

    Female1834–1881Female

MARRIAGE
4 January 1861
Kantens, Groningen, Netherlands
children

(3)

    Jantje Timmer

    Female1861–Female

    Geertje Timmer

    Female1863–1865Female

    Jacob H Timmer

    Male1866–1938Male

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Klaassens Kuiper

    Male1809–Male

    Geertje Berends Dekker

    Female1811–Female

siblings

(2)

    Klaas Kuiper

    Male1831–1909Male

    Female1834–1881Female

World Events (5)

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

Dutch: occupational name for a cooper, Middle Dutch cup(e)re.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Beuke Keuper in entry for Jacob Timmes and Kate Vriesman, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Bieuwke Kuiper, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • B...E K...Pe... in entry for Jacob Tunmer and Kate Vriesman, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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