Adriana van Gilst

1886–1956 (Age 70)
Bruinisse, Zeeland, Netherlands

The Life of Adriana

When Adriana van Gilst was born on 8 August 1886, in Bruinisse, Zeeland, Netherlands, her father, Willem van Gilst, was 30 and her mother, Willemina de Bil, was 29. She married Jacobus Cornelis Feijtel on 14 August 1908, in Bruinisse, Zeeland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 24 December 1956, in Sint Philipsland, Zeeland, Netherlands, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Adriana van Gilst
Jacobus Cornelis Feijtel
Marriage: 14 August 1908
Marinus Willem Feijtel

Spouse & Children

14 August 1908
Bruinisse, Zeeland, Netherlands


  • Marinus Willem Feijtel


Parents & Siblings

  • Willem van Gilst


  • Female1856–1947Female



World Events (8)


Age 4

Death by suicide of van Gogh.
1890 · Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Separates from the Netherlands

Age 4

Luxembourg had gained their independence in 1867, but they were still under the possession of the kings of the Netherlands until William III died and the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 28

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

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