Peterke Wilhelmina van der Pol

18 February 1897–26 May 1954 (Age 57)
Aalburg, North Brabant, Netherlands

The Life of Peterke Wilhelmina

When Peterke Wilhelmina van der Pol was born on 18 February 1897, in Aalburg, North Brabant, Netherlands, her father, Andries van der Pol, was 50 and her mother, Maria Kamerman, was 30. She married Arie Treffers on 20 November 1913, in Aalburg, North Brabant, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 26 May 1954, in her hometown, at the age of 57.

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Arie Treffers
Peterke Wilhelmina van der Pol
Marriage: 20 November 1913
Andries Martinus Treffers

Spouse and Children

20 November 1913
Aalburg, North Brabant, Netherlands


    Andries Martinus Treffers


Parents and Siblings

    Andries van der Pol


    Maria Kamerman




World Events (8)

1899 · Hague Peace Convention

Age 2

The Hague Peace Convention was a series conferences that produced treaties and declarations. The convention took place in Hague, Netherlands. The conferences were among the first formal statements of the laws of war and war crimes in secular international law.
1904 · Weerdinge Couple Found in Bog

Age 7

Two skeletons were found next to each other in Drenthe, Netherlands. The skeletons were dated back to between 160 BC and 220 AD. One of the skeletons was thought to be a female and the other a male so scientists called them the Weerdinge couple or Mr. and Mrs. Veenstra. It was determined that both skeletons were men and the name was changed to Weerdinge Men.
1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 17

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 .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Peterke Wilhelmina van der Pol in entry for Gerrit Tameris and Maaike Treffers, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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