Trijntje Kuipers

8 October 1844–6 March 1929 (Age 84)
Scharmer, Groningen, Netherlands

The Life of Trijntje

When Trijntje Kuipers was born on 8 October 1844, in Scharmer, Groningen, Netherlands, her father, Jan Harms Kuipers, was 42 and her mother, Aaltje Eppes Brakema, was 40. She married Tammo Kruiger on 11 January 1873, in Slochteren, Groningen, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 6 March 1929, in Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Tammo Kruiger
1846–1926
Trijntje Kuipers
1844–1929
Marriage: 11 January 1873
Elizabeth Kruiger
1873–1874
Elisabeth Kruiger
1875–1924
Jan Kruiger
1878–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 January 1873
Slochteren, Groningen, Netherlands
children

(3)

    Elizabeth Kruiger

    Female1873–1874Female

    Elisabeth Kruiger

    Female1875–1924Female

    Jan Kruiger

    Male1878–1927Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1853

Age 9

Birth of Vincent van Gogh.
1863

Age 19

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

Age 26

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: patronymic from Kuiper .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Trijntje Kuipers in entry for Jan Kruiger, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records" Death record 1927
  • Trijntje Kuipers in entry for Jan Kruiger, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records" Birth record 1878
  • Trijntje Kuipers in entry for Jan Kruiger and Anna Garmtdina Smit, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records" Marriage record 1908

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